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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 15, 2018
Our View: Does mayor have loftier aspirations?
Just before the new year, a Twin Cities newspaper called Duluth Mayor Emily Larson "a rising star." In the flattering profile story about her,...
11 hours 22 sec ago
January 11, 2018
Our View: Essentia delivering a win for downtown
Essentia's coming multimillion-dollar remake of its aging, cobbled-together health care campus in the center of Duluth, expected to be its largest-ever...
January 11, 2018 - 5:42pm
January 9, 2018
Our View: PolyMet input needed now more than ever
After more than 10 years of skepticism, scrutiny, research, and exhaustive environmental review, what more could possibly be left to discuss...
January 9, 2018 - 6:48pm
January 7, 2018
Our View: Optimism in water rate debate
The good news is all four cities — Duluth, Hermantown, Proctor, and Rice Lake — seem more than willing to sit down and to chat about...
January 7, 2018 - 6:45pm
January 2, 2018
Our View: New views for a new year
The new year brings new viewpoints to the News Tribune editorial board. Two new citizen representatives join today.
January 2, 2018 - 6:21pm
January 1, 2018
Our View: Appreciate those who gave, now are gone
They served their community, sticking their necks out there and leaving themselves open and vulnerable to criticism and worse. Whether we always...
January 1, 2018 - 7:30pm
December 14, 2017
Our View: Review processes proving effective once again
Last week brought another reminder. Processes used for environmental and other reviews, in place to ensure that big corporations operate safely...
December 14, 2017 - 6:33pm
December 13, 2017
Our View: Let police protect themselves -- and us
No matter who you might blame, you'd be hard-pressed to deny there were boiled-over tensions, raw emotions, and, subsequently, violence that...
December 13, 2017 - 7:22pm
December 10, 2017
Our View: Still time to fix public-data policy
City Hall flubbed badly this year in formalizing a policy for handling the public-information requests it receives from news reporters and others...
December 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
December 7, 2017
Our View: Not as doom and gloom as suggested
The headline was sensational. And damning. "All Minnesota metro areas' GDPs grew in the past two years except one: Duluth's," the big words declared...
December 7, 2017 - 5:15pm
Our View: Dayton not shortchanging Duluth after all
No, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton couldn't have authorized about half a million dollars more for Duluth and St. Louis County to help with cleanup...
December 7, 2017 - 5:01pm
December 6, 2017
Our View: Days of infamy too soon fade away
"Do you know anything special about this day?" A pair of News Tribune reporters fanned out into downtown Duluth 66 years ago today and repeatedly...
December 6, 2017 - 5:33pm
December 4, 2017
Our View: Right the wrong done to Twin Metals
No mine had even been proposed. Or mining. There was still just mineral exploration going on in far Northeastern Minnesota, the drilling down...
December 4, 2017 - 6:24pm
November 30, 2017
Our View: Keep great news coming for Great Lakes
Encouragingly, both chambers of Congress now have stepped up for the Great Lakes in the wake of a proposal by the administration of President...
November 30, 2017 - 5:58pm
November 29, 2017
Our View: Sunday sales still makes sense
Legalizing liquor sales on Sundays in Minnesota isn't exactly lighting up cash registers at bottle shops around Duluth, as a report in Sunday's...
November 29, 2017 - 6:20pm