Skip to main content
Duluth News Tribune
Rochester teachers' signs get social media blowback
Loving Madagascar: Duluth native puts up with tarantulas in the shower and washing clothes in the river and doesn’t want it to be over
Rally against abortion bans planned for Saturday
Two arrested in Hibbing meth bust
Report addresses Bayfront traffic congestion
st louis county
Grandma's owner buys Lincoln Park building
Bill would restart study on copper-nickel mining near Boundary Waters
Self-driving trucks will carry mail in US for the first time
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
Place a Business Announcement
Minnesota native, NFL vet Ryan Harris knows Vikings assistants Kubiak, Dennison well
College men's hockey: Bulldogs add a goalie for next season; Perunovich, Richards to stay
Track and field: UWS thrower Wirtz in NCAAs
Rosas: Saunders earned Timberwolves coaching job
Minnesota United loans Romario Ibarra to Mexican club Pachuca
Things we like: Burger and onion rings at King of Creams
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
Anastasia Violet Olson
Paul & Denise Dahlgren
Rev. Daniel Holm
Louise (Lulu) Johnson
Lester Keith Pearson
Kim M. (Dhooge) Schillinger
Paul James Vopat
Dorothy A. Thomas
Bernice F. Baldwin
Reader's View: Better market Enger, Lester courses
Reader's View: Tyrant isn't too strong a word
Local View: We can't save natural world if disconnected from it
Commentary: Farms are suffering from climate change and Trump's trade war. Here's how to help
In Response: Draw district boundaries so incumbents can't pick their voters
Bison help prairie get back to nature
MN DNR Weekly Report for May 21, 2019
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
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE
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 19, 2019
Railroad reopens as coal train derailment cleanup continues
A train hauling coal derailed near Cloquet on Saturday morning, but no injuries were reported. According to Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway...
February 19, 2019 - 8:29am
July 11, 2018
Train kills Brainerd man lying on tracks
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A 38-year-old Brainerd man was struck and killed by a BNSF Railway train during the early morning hours Wednesday, July 11,...
July 11, 2018 - 9:29pm
January 2, 2018
Cold snap hampers shipping on Great Lakes; vessels huddle at anchor as operators alter plans
Bursting with horsepower to spare in what has been a banner season, the Great Lakes shipping industry slowed against its will in the past week....
January 2, 2018 - 7:18pm
December 25, 2017
Collision as case study: Are stop signs enough at rural railroad crossings?
A close call at a rural railroad crossing in St. Louis County might be considered a fascinating case study — unless your name is Gerald...
December 25, 2017 - 7:02pm
July 17, 2017
Two injured near Bemidji in train-pickup crash
BEMIDJI, Minn. —Two people were hurt Sunday afternoon when the pickup truck in which they were riding was hit by a train in Beltrami County,...
July 17, 2017 - 3:56pm
April 1, 2017
Reader's view: Run high-speed rail down I-35’s median
Diane Saunders wrote a great commentary about the Northern Lights Express (Local View: “Truly high-speed rail needed between Duluth, Minneapolis”), which was published on the Sunday Opinion page of March 26. In my view, though, it didn’t go far enough.
April 1, 2017 - 11:00pm
February 11, 2014
Oil from Tioga spill seeped 30 feet into ground, maybe farther: Committee also briefed on progress of Casselton derailment cleanup
BISMARCK — Oil from a major pipeline leak near Tioga last fall has seeped at least 30 feet below ground, “and we think it’s gone down farther than that,” the North Dakota Department of Health’s environmental section chief told state lawmakers Tuesday. Dave Glatt briefed...
February 11, 2014 - 9:28pm
January 22, 2014
Gov. Dalrymple: Crude oil railcar safety rules needed now
NEW YORK — A month after a train carrying crude oil burst into flames on the North Dakota plains, Gov.
January 22, 2014 - 8:01pm
January 6, 2014
9 years, 4 derailments in span near Casselton: Answers in fiery wreck still long off, but track issues cited in two prior accidents
CASSELTON, N.D. – At nearly the same site of last week’s fiery train crash here – and nine years earlier to the day – another train ran off the rails in Casselton. Thirty-two cars derailed Dec. 30, 2004, after a car’s brake seized and burnt out, spilling coal where oil...
January 6, 2014 - 12:48pm
January 2, 2014
Federal agency issues safety alert on Bakken crude oil shipped by rail (with video)
FARGO — A federal agency issued a safety alert Thursday on Bakken crude oil, warning emergency responders, the public and others that the light,...
January 2, 2014 - 1:03pm
December 31, 2013
Damage Assessment: NTSB arrives to investigate collision near Casselton
By Kyle Potter and Archie Ingersoll CASSELTON — Trails of smoke lingered and flames dwindled amid scorched railcars Tuesday, a disturbing...
December 31, 2013 - 9:16pm
Casselton residents can return home
CASSELTON - The voluntary evacuation of Casselton after the fiery train crash nearby was lifted at 3 p.m. today. Multiple health and environmental officials say the air quality is now safe for residents to return.
December 31, 2013 - 3:18pm