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UMN leaders punished football players to be ‘heroes’ against sexual assault, lawyer claims
Trump says he expects to meet with China's Xi and finalize new trade deal
Inmate dies at St. Louis County Jail
Interstate 35 Southbound reopened in Duluth
MN Capitol notebook: The budget fights begin, 'early win' faces turmoil in St. Paul
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Agricultural workers may soon be made of tech and steel
Walz looks to boost legal funds to defend Polymet, other decisions
Chappy's disputes elder abuse allegations
US farmers fuel surge in guest-worker visas as illegal labor dwindles
Nike target of Twitter storm after basketball star's shoe splits
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Minnesota United to play Hertha Berlin in international friendly
Prep girls hockey: Mirage fall in state semifinal
Twins, Marwin Gonzalez agree on two-year contract
Curling: US junior women finish eighth
Report: Injury will keep Duke's Williamson from playing against Boeheim-led Syracuse
Guitar lessons, toys, seeds and more: Libraries offer nontraditional fare
Sam Cook column: Pondering the benefits of hanging out in trees
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Comedian Maria Bamford tested her set on a Duluthian — in exchange for goods
Best Bets: Bamford, Berlin and Big Wave
Leo Jackson Weems
Richard and Dorothy Knudsen
Alvin and Elvi Saralampi
The Twins are 90!
Al & Jodie Pittsley
William Theodore "Bill" Lundberg
William John Dahlgren
Richard Carl Sundstrom
Doreen V. Eckstrom
Dale F. "Moe" Nelson
Local View: Use captive wolves to repopulate, help Isle Royale
Reader's View: Border wall would mean more debt
Reader's View: Wolves can naturally repopulate Isle Royale
Other View: If Smollett lied, he owes an explanation
Reader's View: Lack of mail delivery inexplicable
BWCAW permit reservations pushed back again
Birkie digs out, then waits on Mother Nature
Fargo native oldest to finish toughest sled dog race in the world
Deadlines approaching to remove fish houses from Minnesota lakes
MN DNR Weekly Report for Feb. 19, 2019
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Interstate 35 Southbound reopened in Duluth
November 1, 2017
AngloGold Ashanti plans more drilling in northern Minnesota
AngloGold Ashanti is picking up the pace of its search for gold in the area where Itasca, Koochiching and St. Louis counties meet. The South...
November 1, 2017 - 12:11pm
US, global steel production is up — and so is US Steel Corp.
Steel production across the U.S. and globally is up in 2017 compared to a poor 2016, and U.S. Steel Corp. is basking in some of that increase....
November 1, 2017 - 12:07pm
October 31, 2017
Committee OKs lifting Wisconsin sulfide mining moratorium
A state Assembly committee has approved a plan to lift Wisconsin's longstanding moratorium on sulfide mining. Wisconsin's mining moratorium,...
October 31, 2017 - 8:05pm
City Council candidates Hanson, Van Nett differ in views
Come Nov. 7, voters will choose between Duluth's incumbent 4th District Councilor Howie Hanson, a 62-year-old online publisher, and his challenger...
October 31, 2017 - 6:39pm
October 29, 2017
Northshore will upgrade over two years to make more HBI pellets
Cleveland Cliffs officials say they will upgrade their Northshore Mining operation in 2018 and 2019 to produce far more taconite pellets specially...
October 29, 2017 - 8:15pm
An Economist's View: Minnesota’s economy hinges on the new mining jobs
Mining is vital to Minnesota's economic future. What matters most for the economic health of a state or a nation is the GDP (gross domestic product)...
October 29, 2017 - 7:27pm
Izaak Walton League’s View: Near Boundary Waters, 2-year review a reasonable consideration
On Sept. 7, U.S. Reps. Rick Nolan and Tom Emmer passed an 11th-hour amendment to the federal omnibus appropriations bill that would defund an...
October 29, 2017 - 7:00pm
October 24, 2017
Wild-rice hearing draws ire on Range
VIRGINIA — James Larson says he drives past a lake near his home in Aurora and, if the rainfall has been right, sees a flourishing stand...
October 24, 2017 - 7:35pm
October 23, 2017
'I support the project,' Mark Dayton says of the PolyMet mining proposal
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has moved from being "genuinely undecided" on the proposed PolyMet mine to being a genuine supporter....
October 23, 2017 - 7:28pm
October 18, 2017
Reader's View: Russ' stand on PolyMet realistic
Protecting our Earth, water, and air isn't a zero-sum game, as some candidates might have us believe. It's easy to adopt a non-negotiable stance in our passion. Of course we all want to make sure our watershed stays protected. We also need the materials mined to sustain our global...
October 18, 2017 - 6:13pm
October 17, 2017
Mining industry, Iron Range groups rally opposition to wild rice rule
One week before public hearings begin on Minnesota's proposed new rules for protecting wild rice from sulfate pollution, the state's mining...
October 17, 2017 - 6:45pm
October 15, 2017
Reader's View: Mine here to protect the earth
I'll just say it: I am an environmentalist who is pro-mining. We are all dependent on metals for life in modern society. Do you have a cell phone? Part of it came from a mine. The question now is not whether these metals will be mined; it's where. I challenge you to Google images...
October 15, 2017 - 3:01pm
October 14, 2017
Tribal leader urges Wisconsin lawmakers to drop mining bill
A Wisconsin tribal leader is speaking out against a pro-mining bill that's moving through the Legislature. The measure would remove a 20-year-old requirement that owners of a proposed sulfide mine have to prove similar mines elsewhere haven't caused problems before the state Department...
October 14, 2017 - 9:25am
October 13, 2017
Duluth City Council candidates stake positions
Seven candidates running for seats on the Duluth City Council jockeyed for votes Friday morning at a forum hosted by the local Chamber of Commerce...
October 13, 2017 - 7:42pm
Comments about miners in New York Times Magazine article draw fire, prompt apology
Two prominent Northland environmental activists on Friday issued an apology regarding comments they made about miners in a New York Times Magazine...
October 13, 2017 - 6:45pm