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The smallest and farthest worlds ever explored by NASA are really, really weird
American farmers confront a mental health crisis
Medical examiner: Children slain, mother shoots self in White Earth Village
Police said the murder of a millionaire from Winnipeg was a robbery. The truth led to an international hunt for 'The Black Widow'
Charges: Southern Minnesota man threatens to take people 'to hell' in weekend assault
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Bayer's blind spot on Monsanto's Roundup may cost billions
Facebook makes big changes to ad system
Enbridge spent $11 million on Line 3 lobbying in 2018
Minnesota agency reports increase in 'cluster of deaths' from alcohol, overdoses and suicides
Poll: Superior residents generally opposed to, unsure of refinery's use of hydrogen fluoride
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Avalanche dump Wild to gain in wild-card chase
Curry, Warriors shoot past Wolves
Prep boys basketball: Coaching suits well-dressed, first-year Esko coach
Louisville presents big challenge for Gophers in NCAA tournament opener
Prep boys hockey: Lawson commits to Bemidji State
Cookbook has easy vegan weeknight recipes
Pasta and fish make a colorful Italian dish
Best Bites: My/Mo Mochi Ice Cream
Irish distiller brings back rye
Tips from experts on how to make pie dough
Roger and Shirley Davis
John and Roberta Christiansen
Leo Jackson Weems
Richard and Dorothy Knudsen
Alvin and Elvi Saralampi
Frederic William Callies
Florence Naomi (Wold) Widstrand
Kristen J. "Kris" Hocevar Olson
James J. German
Joanne M. Wappes
Reader's View: For fit world, reject fossil-fuel development
Reader's View: Don't celebrate by killing an animal
Reader's View: Blood-donation rules always evolving
Our View: Ellison proving too political
Statewide View: Skyrocketing electricity prices threaten Minnesota mining
MN DNR Weekly Report for March 18, 2019
Minnesota runner wins 350-mile Alaska race
Chronic wasting disease specialists start Crow Wing project
Poll: What's your preferred name for the big central Minnesota lake?
Duluth filmmaker, fisherman land in international film festival
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March 14, 2019
City lays out plans for potholes
At a news conference at City Hall on Thursday afternoon, city leaders addressed what quickly has become Duluth's pothole problem. "We've gone...
March 14, 2019 - 5:22pm
December 20, 2018
Time to think about recycling ole Tannenbaum
It's not even Christmas yet but the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District and their partners are getting ready to accept recycled natural...
December 20, 2018 - 9:17pm
November 1, 2018
Carlton, WLSSD garner $31.5M from state
The state of Minnesota announced Thursday that it will provide nearly $31.5 million in crucial grants and loans to purchase water treatment equipment...
November 1, 2018 - 6:00pm
October 13, 2018
Local View: At 40, WLSSD 'still a marvel'
In late September 1978, the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District operator noted in the first handwritten operations log that the first flow...
October 13, 2018 - 7:39pm
October 12, 2018
Candidate's View: Race is on to rep Duluth's outskirts -- Follow DFL plan toward a more prosperous Minnesota
I appreciate the privilege of serving as your state representative. I love the job, and I strive to make a difference every day by working hard,...
October 12, 2018 - 5:32pm
September 24, 2018
WLSSD adds mercury ordinance for dentists
The Western Lake Superior Sanitary District has for more than 20 years worked with local dentists to capture mercury from dental fillings from...
September 24, 2018 - 6:32pm
WLSSD marks 40 years of cleaner St. Louis River
A funny thing happened Sept. 25, 1978, when they flipped the switch to turn on the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District sewage treatment...
September 24, 2018 - 6:32pm
June 12, 2018
Local View: Lack of landfill capacity only the start of waste woes
The May 26 News Tribune article about the lack of future landfill capacity in Northeastern Minnesota presented an interesting and troubling dilemma...
June 12, 2018 - 6:48pm
May 26, 2018
Priorities clash in garbage arena -- Local authorities, MPCA at loggerheads over landfills
It's not easy to raise the proposition of a new landfill. Ask Jack Ezell. "We went through a process back in the 1980s," said Ezell, the longtime...
May 26, 2018 - 8:12pm
May 19, 2018
Local View: Common ground needed for wild rice sulfate solution
The wild rice sulfate standard remains a hot-button topic in the Northland even after 10 years of research, debate, legislation, and rulemaking....
May 19, 2018 - 9:58pm
December 25, 2017
Annual tree recycling program begins Tuesday
The presents are unwrapped, the cookie trays are depleted, the cartons of eggnog are empty — and in many homes, Christmas trees are looking...
December 25, 2017 - 10:03pm
December 16, 2017
Sun setting on garbage dump: Superior looks hard at landfill's long-term end
Once projected to reach capacity by 2022, recent years have been kind to the city of Superior landfill. Pummeling the waste under steel-studded...
December 16, 2017 - 10:25pm
November 23, 2017
WLSSD yard waste site open one last day
OK, we know what happened. It was warm and nice. You delayed those fall yard chores. Then it snowed and got cold. But now the leaves, grass and...
November 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 29, 2017
Esko sewer repair done, roadwork to continue
The emergency repair of a sewer line in Esko has been completed, but work continues on affected roads. Traffic lanes on County Highway 61 near Sorila Road will be reopened by mid-October, according to a notice this week from the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District. In the meantime,...
September 29, 2017 - 8:03pm
September 26, 2017
WLSSD raises water treatment rate, holds steady on garbage fee
The Western Lake Superior Sanitary District board Monday night voted to raise its rates for wastewater treatment by 1.94 percent in 2018 and...
September 26, 2017 - 11:21am