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White House and agencies prepare for shutdown
Impacts of climate change felt in region, but uncertainty lingers on the causes
Ave Maria: Art gift wows Sacred Heart students
Last saltie of 2018 departs from Duluth
Minn. health insurance markets have stabilized. Will they stay that way?
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Last saltie departs Duluth on Saturday
Enbridge to remove existing Line 3 from tribal lands if new pipeline is built
Facebook says new bug allowed apps to access private photos of millions of users
Pinke: Project draws out the untold stories of women in ag
PUC reiterates support for new Line 3 route
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Mayfield, Browns rally past Broncos
Timberwolves fall to Suns, fall to 0-4 on road trip
Prep report: Proctor wins by rail-thin margin
Junior hockey: Wilderness calm Blizzard
College men's hockey: Saints' unbeaten streak ends
Lake Superior Freethinkers offers outlet for camaraderie without faith
Readings & Writers
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Ask a Master Gardener: Keep your poinsettia looking bright for the holidays
Wrapping up a fragrant holiday with wreath-making at Glensheen
Eugene & Sandra Carlson
June I. "Libby" Anderson
Irene Maud Undeland
Judith Ann Parendo
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Veeder: Maybe mothers aren't all that different from spider that gives everything to its kids
Hauser: Distraction can lead to inaction during Christmas season
Reader's View: Truth must prevail in Fr. Graham matter
National View: Trump teetering on tightrope of lies
National View: Don't refuse the wall, Democrats; use it as leverage
Northland ice firmed up for ATVs, snowmobiles — and fish are occasionally cooperating
Field Reports: Farm bill includes more CRP, other wildlife help
Weber column: Roadside wildflowers in December
Ask a Conservation Officer: Bringing deer back to Minnesota for processing
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November 10, 2018
Options abound for non-toxic deer hunting ammo
When Teresa Head was preparing for her first-ever deer hunt in 2016 she made a decision that didn't seem remarkable to her at the time. Head...
November 10, 2018 - 6:00pm
November 1, 2018
PolyMet copper mine clears major hurdle with state permits
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued permits for PolyMet's contentious copper-nickel mine in the Hoyt Lakes area, clearing...
November 1, 2018 - 12:11pm
September 13, 2017
Mining skirmish reveals divisions in DFL; Sipress apologizes for foul language
A recent dustup between Duluth City Council President Joel Sipress and DFL Congressional District 8 Chairman Justin Perpich illustrates deep...
September 13, 2017 - 6:07pm
August 15, 2017
Group reiterates call for hearing on proposed PolyMet mine
The group Duluth for Clean Water on Tuesday reiterated its call for a contested case hearing on the permit to mine for the proposed PolyMet...
August 15, 2017 - 7:09pm
August 9, 2017
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
The Moscow mule - that Instagram-ready cocktail that has surged in popularity in recent years - has only a few ingredients: vodka, ginger beer,...
August 9, 2017 - 3:37pm
July 20, 2017
Copper critics' study says mine could hurt economy
Far from being a boon for regional job growth and economic development, allowing copper mining in Northeastern Minnesota would hurt the existing economy that relies on tourism and development based on unspoiled woods and water. That was the finding of a report released Thursday by...
July 20, 2017 - 6:17pm
May 9, 2017
DNR ready to offer 302 square miles for mineral exploration
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is ready to auction more mineral rights across northern Minnesota in the hope mining companies will find copper, gold and other valuable metals there. The DNR said Monday that it will auction off the mineral rights under 194,324 acres...
May 9, 2017 - 9:11am
February 23, 2017
New business group forms to oppose copper mining
More than 200 businesses from Minnesota and other states have signed-on to a new coalition to oppose copper mining in Northeastern Minnesota. The New Boundary Waters Business Coalition was unveiled Thursday, with organizers saying they want to keep copper mines away from the federal...
February 23, 2017 - 1:31pm
January 9, 2017
Kennecott asks to expand copper search
Kennecott Exploration Co. has asked the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources for the rights to search under thousands of additional acres...
January 9, 2017 - 3:16pm
November 7, 2013
ND cops take on copper theft training, saying they’re ‘behind the curve’
FARGO — About 30 law enforcement officers from eastern North Dakota attended a training session here Thursday to help them beat copper thieves at their own increasingly sophisticated game. “It’s an epidemic crime, and law enforcement is really behind the curve in how it works,”...
November 7, 2013 - 9:46pm
October 27, 2009
Ely mineral deposit larger than expected
Duluth Metals Ltd. announced Monday it has upped its estimate of the mineral deposit near Ely that it hopes to exploit. The company says test drilling indicates the deposit, which contains copper, nickel, palladium and other precious metals, is larger by 101 million tons, or 22 percent,...
October 27, 2009 - 12:00am
February 19, 2009
Mining advocates dislike limits in copper-mining bill
Minnesota lawmakers plan Thursday to introduce legislation that would establish new rules for how copper mines would operate in the state, including...
February 19, 2009 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
State questions PolyMet on lack of underground mining option in study
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has asked a private contractor to provide more information on why underground mining isn't a viable option for the proposed PolyMet copper mine near Hoyt Lakes. The contractor compiling the Environmental Impact Statement for the mine...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
PolyMet EIS delayed again
The draft Environmental Impact Statement on the PolyMet mine proposal won't be completed until late in the year and may not be available for public review and comment until early 2009. That's the latest update from Stuart Arkley, DNR project manager. The EIS process began in 2004...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am