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Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspective
Dayton, Smith criticize 'savages,' Trump during MLK Day event
Washington County group has suggestions on how you can fight sex trafficking
After a century, family sells Minnesota State Fair fixture to State Fair
Heavy lake-effect snow continues along South Shore
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Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
The closing of 63 Sam's Club stores has big implications for small business
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
Biz Buzz for Jan. 15, 2018
Monday's prep summaries
College men's basketball: Bulldogs hold off Yellowjackets
College women's basketball: Norlin, 'Jackets roll past Lions
College men's hockey: Roth finds scoring touch in sweep
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
Concert Review: Soprano Christine Brewer shines in DSSO's 'Sagas'
Feelings on display: Youth poetry slam group edits words, summons courage for performance
Readings & Writers For Jan. 14, 2018
Trends that reflect you: Which colors, textures and gadgets are popular this year?
Top ways to battle the snow
Beau Anthony Caywood
Charlie and Kathy Schaub
Grant Michael McKercher
Susan Mary Oleen Wright
Merle Junior Fairbanks
Cathy "Hamma" Larson
Harold E. "Bud" Myers
In Response: Reprehensible for newspaper to promote trapping as worthy
Reader's View: Trump's bragging has country in big trouble
Our View: Does mayor have loftier aspirations?
Reader's View: Survey says: We're more alike than different
Reader's View: Photograph, don't kill, wild animals
Minnesotan bores deeper into market with his electric drill auger
Field Reports: B-r-r-r-r-r-d watching
Ask a Conservation Officer: Litter on frozen lakes
Houston's fishing report: Ashland area producing a variety of species
Through Readers' Eyes
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January 13, 2018
Human Rights Officer's View: Not there yet; so how do we move forward?
As I think about the celebration of Martin Luther King's birthday, I am brought to a different time in my life: sitting in church with my family...
January 13, 2018 - 5:27pm
January 10, 2018
Local View: GOP offering lumps of coal to Minnesota in 2018
Recent commentaries in the News Tribune from Duluth's state legislative representatives highlighted growing inequality in Minnesota and in the...
January 10, 2018 - 6:25pm
January 8, 2018
Local View: Ode to the cow: cattle as climate champions
In science, it pays to have an open mind to new ideas and concepts. I recently ran across some research from the Land Stewardship Project (myth...
January 8, 2018 - 6:37pm
January 7, 2018
Local View: Manufacturing is not returning to the U.S.: Here's why
The pressure on manufacturers to provide consumer goods at the lowest possible prices is not going to change just to bring jobs and manufacturing...
January 7, 2018 - 6:30pm
January 5, 2018
Local View: Good done by frat brothers outshines recent bad incidents
Those who pay attention to the news know of several events over the past few years in which deaths or great bodily harm came to a number of prospective...
January 5, 2018 - 5:20pm
January 1, 2018
Local View: Safe pipelines like Line 3 are Christmas every day for environmentalists
America is on the move, and oil is on the move in America; 10 million barrels of oil a day move to 115 refineries. And 70 percent of U.S. oil...
January 1, 2018 - 7:30pm
December 23, 2017
A View on Christmas: The spirit of 'yes, Virginia' is in each of us
The magic of Christmas comes in many shapes and forms. I remember the shiny gloss of a purple-and-white J.C. Higgins bicycle at age 8. The next...
December 23, 2017 - 7:27pm
Local view: Remembering what others no longer can
Over the top of my newspaper, I glance at Marianne across the room, seated at the kitchen table. She removes tissue paper from one of the figurines...
December 23, 2017 - 7:15pm
Local view: So much to be thankful for this season
A friend who knew I loved to write suggested I write something during the Christmas season on what Christmas has meant to me. I couldn't help...
December 23, 2017 - 7:06pm
December 21, 2017
Local View: Christmas surprises quickly become family traditions
Every family has that one great Christmas story that shows where their family began. This is mine. Dad was born in 1926, and Mom came along five...
December 21, 2017 - 5:07pm
December 18, 2017
Local View: We can preserve 'local' and also protect what is truly all of ours
In the United States, there is a growing battle between the ideals of "local" and "federal." This struggle is seen particularly in the use and...
December 18, 2017 - 6:46pm
December 14, 2017
Local View: Condemnation of Franken unfair
In a way, the anchor of my political destiny rests on U.S. Sen. Al Franken's legacy. I left my 10-year-old son with a neighbor in Reseda, Calif.,...
December 14, 2017 - 6:32pm
December 11, 2017
Local View: We all have the power to end the disrespect, harassment of women
I am 68 years old, and when I was much younger, much thinner, and much better looking, I lived through the “boys will be boys” mentality...
December 11, 2017 - 9:21am
December 5, 2017
Local View: Today, we're all Finns, and we all can celebrate
Finland became an independent state on this date in 1917. Between 1939 and 1945, the Finns fought three wars on their own soil, two with the...
December 5, 2017 - 5:49pm
December 4, 2017
Local View: Look what's happening with God kicked out of the public realm
On the morning of Monday, Oct. 2, I turned on the TV to catch the news. News anchors were anguishing over the massacre the night before in Las...
December 4, 2017 - 6:22pm