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Duluth News Tribune
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 8, 2018
Other View: Keep mountain bikes out of wilderness areas
The federal Wilderness Act of 1964 was not vague about its intent: to protect significant and as-yet unspoiled land and wildlife habitat from...
January 8, 2018 - 6:33pm
December 10, 2017
Other View: Twin Metals bill should be blocked
The U.S. House recently passed legislation that would not only reopen the possibility of copper-nickel mining on the edge of the Boundary Waters...
December 10, 2017 - 6:00pm
November 29, 2017
Other View: Franken has long road to regain credibility
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken told Twin Cities reporters Sunday he's embarrassed and ashamed by the sexual misconduct allegations against him, and...
November 29, 2017 - 6:22pm
November 28, 2017
Other View: Leave net neutrality protections in place
If you know net neutrality refers to the regulations that assure equal access to the Internet, you're ahead of the curve — and of most...
November 28, 2017 - 6:45pm
Other View: Now Dayton wants to make nice?
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, in an interview with the Star Tribune published Sunday, said he is ready to restore funding to the Legislature and...
November 28, 2017 - 6:44pm
November 7, 2017
A Judge's View: Work for day when all women can post #notme
"Me too." With those two words and a hashtag, thousands of women around the world have shared stories of being sexually assaulted or sexually...
November 7, 2017 - 9:08pm
October 30, 2017
Former Councilors' View: Even we agree street plan is a good plan
When we served on the Duluth City Council together, our approach to government, how to fund city services, and our budget priorities differed...
October 30, 2017 - 1:58pm
September 25, 2017
Other View: Can facts support need for Line 3?
The wrangle over a planned replacement of a northern Minnesota oil pipeline hasn't captured the headlines and attention of last year's Dakota...
September 25, 2017 - 6:47pm
September 19, 2017
Other View: Scare, clowns, scare
Are you afraid of, a) spiders, b) snakes, or c) clowns? We can't help anyone who chose icky "a" or wriggling "b," because we don't have space...
September 19, 2017 - 6:42pm
Other View: Voter fraud commission can't find Bigfoot, either
Poor Kris Kobach. Every time he gets information purporting to show the widespread voter fraud he's looking for as vice chairman of President...
September 19, 2017 - 6:39pm
September 5, 2017
On Labor Day: Has labor lost its luster? No: Unions win dignity for workers, improve lives and communities
On Labor Day, I want us to take a minute to appreciate that unions are still around — despite decades of attacks. And I want us to think about the good that could come to millions of families if more people were able to join unions.
September 5, 2017 - 11:58am
On Labor Day: Has labor lost its luster? Yes: Laws shouldn't force workers to pay dues to union bosses
As you watch your children board the school bus for the first day back to classes, consider this: That school bus driver likely is forced to pay fees to a union as a condition of driving that bus. Why? Because Minnesota is one of 22 forced-unionism states in America, states where...
September 5, 2017 - 11:54am
August 16, 2017
Other View: A world without newspapers? Be serious
Today's front page has no news on it. Subscribers already know that, of course, because it's quite possible they gasped when they unfurled this edition on their doorstep. For those shocked or disappointed, let that feeling sink in, because this is what would exist every day in a city...
August 16, 2017 - 12:13am
August 15, 2017
Other View: Protect Alaska from oil drilling, mining
Visions of financial windfalls from Alaska's Arctic mineral and petroleum resources continue to fire the imaginations of America's 21st century...
August 15, 2017 - 12:38am
Other View: Fight against illegal steel dumping must continue
The president and CEO of U.S. Steel, David Burritt, said he believes that President Donald Trump will take strong, decisive action against foreign...
August 15, 2017 - 12:34am