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Would a domestic violence court work in St. Louis County?
Native American drummer speaks on the MAGA-hat wearing teens who surrounded him
Astro Bob: Cloud forecast and live streams for Sunday night's lunar eclipse
Thousands gather for third Women's March after year of controversy
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Shutdown undercuts the IRS, just in time for a particularly difficult tax season
Army Corps of Engineers extends public comment period for Line 3
Get a plan for nonproductive land: Solutions take time, but can be found
Shopko to shut additional tri-state area locations
Mercy Hospital names new CEO
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Wild overcome adversity, earn hard-fought win over Blue Jackets
Thumbs up, thumbs down, three stars: Bulldogs lockdown sweep of Miami with strong third period
Minnesota holds off Penn State at buzzer
Junior hockey: Blizzard blanket Wilderness
Bemidji blanks Greenway for Hockey Day Minnesota victory
Marie Kondo's on Netflix ... but you don't need her to get organized
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Sam Cook column: A winter night's pause in a place called home
Cabaret dark: The soundtrack to Minnesota-made musical 'Glensheen' out Friday
Best bets: 'American Movie,' Dolly Parton skating party, Gaelynn Lea at Duluth Cider
Richard and Dorothy Knudsen
Alvin and Elvi Saralampi
The Twins are 90!
Al & Jodie Pittsley
Dick and Ruth (Erickson) Olson
Florence F. Meger
Robert "Bill" Fairbanks
Joan Jeannette Kriske
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Reader's View: Our 'wars' same as others' 'terrorism'
Our View: No one could kill King's message
National View: Let's achieve MLK's fair-housing dream
Reader's View: We're being duped by copper mining interests
Reader's View: Shutdown does not make for good TV
Shorter Beargrease marathon will be one-way race
Houston column: Hole-hopping for panfish on inland lakes
Outdoors calendar for Jan. 20
BRAD DOKKEN: All systems go for 35th annual DL ice tourney
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Duluth City Council
January 15, 2019
Reader's View: Urge kids to golf at Enger, Lester
I am not a golfer, but every year, it seems the powers of Duluth debate closing our two public municipal golf courses. The taxpayers subsidize...
January 15, 2019 - 7:11pm
January 14, 2019
Local View: Resolve to do better for our lake, oceans, atmosphere, Earth
We all have been thinking about how to improve ourselves now that the New Year's great reset button has happened. Exercise more, save money,...
January 14, 2019 - 8:26pm
January 13, 2019
Reader's View: Residential high rise not good for Duluth
The proposed $70.4 million residential high rise in downtown Duluth would be a waste of money. According to the News Tribune, the project has...
January 13, 2019 - 2:35pm
January 9, 2019
Our View: Council can do its part to vanquish vaping
Not that long ago, you could pretty much pick out the kids in a high school who were smokers. It's not so easy now, though, with nicotine-delivery...
January 9, 2019 - 4:51pm
January 7, 2019
Our View: But preparedness is being picked, too
As much as Duluth's elected city councilors may be dragging their feet on Tobacco 21, they're being proactive, it seems — and admirably...
January 7, 2019 - 4:59pm
Our View: Politics picked over protecting kids
Duluth was the first city in the state to ban smoking at bus shelters. In 2012, Duluth ended smoking in public parks, too, including on the Lakewalk....
January 7, 2019 - 4:57pm
January 2, 2019
Local View: Save youth, Duluth community by raising tobacco age
A policy called Tobacco 21 is being sought in Duluth, which would raise the purchasing age for tobacco products from 18 to 21 ("Duluth may curb...
January 2, 2019 - 6:23pm
January 1, 2019
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, 2019 - 4:46pm
December 25, 2018
Reader's View: Council snubs need for affordable housing
City Councilors should understand that their credibility is on the line. It simply is not credible when they say they share the community's concern...
December 25, 2018 - 3:10pm
December 24, 2018
Council President's View: 'Exciting time for Duluth,' but challenges persist
It's an exciting time for Duluth; 2018 brought a lot of success and continued Duluth on a path for success and growth. Duluth has significant...
December 24, 2018 - 5:12pm
December 17, 2018
Groups call on Duluth City Council to table tonight's high-rise vote
Several social justice groups joined forces Monday morning to call for the Duluth City Council to table a vote scheduled for later in the night...
December 17, 2018 - 9:40am
December 16, 2018
Our View: Public process 'enough' for apartment tower
Few in Duluth knew anything about the plans for a 15-story apartment tower at what is now the Voyageur Lakewalk Inn, a longtime Old Downtown...
December 16, 2018 - 3:47pm
December 13, 2018
Reader's View: Duluth needs a 'Tobacco 21' law, too
I am writing in response to the News Tribune's ongoing articles related to the "Tobacco 21" efforts in Hermantown and e-cigarette use among our youth ("Hermantown under-21 tobacco sales ban approved," Nov, 5). As a social-work student and resident of Duluth, I want to encourage a...
December 13, 2018 - 7:37pm
November 20, 2018
Our View: Prevent repeat of council chaos
It can't be allowed to happen again. The despicable, bullying actions of masked, chanting protesters at an Oct. 22 Duluth City Council meeting...
November 20, 2018 - 3:00pm
Reader's View: Clarity there to designate LS&M a 'landmark'
If the recommendation of the Duluth Heritage Preservation Commission and Duluth Planning Commission did not provide enough clarity with regard to designating the Lake Superior & Mississippi Railroad a "heritage preservation landmark," as a story Nov. 14 reported ("City to ... hold...
November 20, 2018 - 1:57pm