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Bygones for May 21, 2019
Lawmakers leave St. Paul in state of legislative limbo, special session imminent
'We’re going to save a bunch of lives': Opioid response bill makes it out in final hours
Judge upholds House subpoena demanding years of Trump's financial records
Cohen told legislators Trump lawyer told him to falsely claim Moscow project ended in early 2016
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In stressful times, farmers need to add mental health to the to-do list
St. Scholastica occupational therapy clinic uses smart technology to help clients adapt
Dressbarn closing all stores; Duluth store affected
A farmer saved himself by cutting off his leg with a knife. This is what he wants you to know
Ford to cut 7,000 jobs as part of company-wide 'redesign'
Place a Business Announcement
Sano's late homer pushes Twins past Angels
Football: Ham to host skills camp in Duluth
Prep summaries (May 20)
Twins' C.J. Cron tracking his younger brother's success
Former Pro Bowler John Carney reached out to Vikings about kicking-coach job
NUTRITION: Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
Men have biological clocks, too
FOMO can lead to sleep issues and stress
Readings & Writers
Heartland Indie Best-sellers
Anastasia Violet Olson
Paul & Denise Dahlgren
Rev. Daniel Holm
Louise (Lulu) Johnson
Joyce Lucille Einarson
Jerry L. VanGuilder
Norma June Carpenter Nelson
In Response: Draw district boundaries so incumbents can't pick their voters
Reader's View: Trump eating souls of otherwise smart people
Our View: What next?! In Minneapolis, drive-thrus in cross hairs
Other View: What next?! In New York, fur is flying
Our View: Compromise? We'll take it!
Brad Dokken column: DNR increases elk permits in effort to reduce growing Kittson County herd
Glamping app offers quirky, quaint camping: Hipcamp.com encourages landowners to open space for camping
Jarrid Houston column: Walleyes in the shallows and pike on cranks
Larry Weber column: The weird sound coming from the swamp
Pets of the week for May 21, 2019
NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR ORDER APPROVING DISTRIBUTIONS BY PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE
INVITATION FOR BIDS
April 11, 2019
Local View: UMD fans could have taken the train
Hockey enthusiasts who headed to Buffalo, N.Y., this week for the Frozen Four got a wonderful "AAA TripTick"-style guide from News Tribune reporter...
April 11, 2019 - 6:37pm
April 5, 2019
Reader's View: Too-slow NLX just won't cut it
If you want high-speed rail like they have in China, Japan, and Europe, it should go from Minneapolis, stop in Cloquet, stop in Virginia, and...
April 5, 2019 - 3:15pm
April 2, 2019
Inspector General's report says Amtrak wasted $23 million on unneeded office space
WASHINGTON - Amtrak wasted at least $23 million by acquiring unneeded office space in Boston, New York, Washington and several other cities,...
April 2, 2019 - 1:26pm
March 29, 2019
Other View: Continue studying passenger rail to Twin Ports
Minnesota lawmakers should get on board with Gov. Tim Walz's request for $11 million in bonding to further explore passenger rail projects, including $5 million focused on the Northern Lights Express, a proposed Amtrak train between the Twin Cities and Twin Ports. The proposed project...
March 29, 2019 - 2:39pm
March 11, 2019
Amtrak official: 'We're going to deliver'
The three women arrived and sat together among more than 50 visitors to the Duluth Depot on Monday. The friends, Claer Dethmers, Julie Calligure...
March 11, 2019 - 6:47pm
March 10, 2019
Rail to Twin Cities intrigues Amtrak
Amtrak’s flirtation with the proposed Northern Lights Express is intensifying. For the second time in roughly a month, Amtrak officials will...
March 10, 2019 - 5:00am
February 26, 2019
Amtrak passengers spent 37 hours stuck in the Oregon snow
When Rebekah Dodson boarded the Amtrak Coast Starlight late Sunday afternoon, Feb. 24, she settled in for what should have been a four-hour trip...
February 26, 2019 - 1:34pm
February 13, 2019
Rail to Twin Cities draws closer look from Amtrak
The country's largest interstate passenger rail provider was in Duluth last week, exploring service possibilities for the proposed line between...
February 13, 2019 - 12:44pm
December 1, 2018
Second daily train from St. Paul to Chicago likely; high-speed rail prospects stalled
ST. PAUL — Plans for a second daily passenger train from St. Paul to Chicago could chug forward with Democrats in control of the House and...
December 1, 2018 - 11:15am
September 15, 2018
Group pushes for more Fargo-to-Chicago passenger rail service
FARGO — Expanded daytime passenger train service from Fargo to Chicago with stops in between could become a reality if Minnesota lawmakers...
September 15, 2018 - 2:15pm
May 14, 2018
Amtrak policy cancels two charter trains to Duluth, convention
Plans for a train convention in Duluth are derailed due to a new policy limiting the use of charter and private trains. The American Association...
May 14, 2018 - 7:12pm
March 23, 2018
Amtrak's plan to end discounts for veterans is 'inexcusable,' Democratic senator says
Amtrak's recent move to eliminate special discount programs - including those for veterans - is raising the ire of Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn....
March 23, 2018 - 10:27am
March 19, 2018
Amtrak quietly ends student, AAA discounts
WASHINGTON - Amtrak officials have quietly ended discounts for students and AAA members and raised the age requirement for senior discounts to 65. The discounts, which offered up to 10 percent off tickets, were discontinued earlier this year as part of a shift in strategy for the...
March 19, 2018 - 2:48pm
February 6, 2018
Fatal Amtrak crashes spotlight 10-year wait for safety upgrades
The third fatal Amtrak crash in less than two months has thrown a spotlight on delays in installing congressionally mandated technology designed...
February 6, 2018 - 1:25pm
January 25, 2018
Engineer in fatal Amtrak crash didn't realize turn was up ahead
The engineer controlling an Amtrak train that derailed in Washington state in December, killing three people, told investigators he didn't realize...
January 25, 2018 - 11:47am