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Likely cougar caught on camera in southern Minnesota
McCain says he will vote 'no' for GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort
A short history of 'dotard,' the arcane insult Kim Jong Un used in his threat against Trump
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
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Sappi snags state award for Cloquet mill
Duluth port celebrates rail revival: CN container service opens new possibilities
New customer for AAR in Duluth
Dollar General breaks ground in Poplar
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Vikings QB Bradford to miss second straight game
Injured Vikings QB Sam Bradford expected to miss second straight game
Prep girls basketball: Former Superior boys coach Kontny to lead girls team
Wild earn 1-0 win over Jets in second game of preseason
Ex-teammate Ramirez can feel Sano's pain
Art for every taste and budget
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Tomato juice is a myth. Here's what you need to do if your pet gets skunked
Photo essay: Paddling Apostle
Sam Cook column: Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Carol and David Jouppi
Jim and Elaine Gibson
Authur & Edith Arnold
Greg and Barb Guenard
Mary L. Walker
Larry R. Ankarlo
Adeline M. "Tiny" Nemgar
Duane Elmer Tapani
Mary Hope Novak
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
Opinion -- Though Enbridge's Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project is far from approved, debate already is stirring: What happens to old Line 3?
Reader's View: Pipelines part of our national energy security
Reader's View: News Tribune such a cheerleader for Line 3
Ely race to include canoe-portaging division
SHTA raising money for new Split Rock River bridge
MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 18, 2017
More Nice Fish for 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: Sunfish as bait? Nope
Through Readers' Eyes
CSS announces faculty, staff award winners
September 8, 2017
Chippewa files antitrust suit against Cleveland Cliffs
Fledgling Chippewa Capital Partners has filed suit in federal court accusing U.S. iron ore giant Cleveland-Cliffs of sabotaging plans to revive...
September 8, 2017 - 2:06pm
August 31, 2017
Chippewa lawyers tell federal judge another company is trying to sabotage restart of Essar Steel Minnesota
Chippewa Capital Partners, the company formed by billionaire Tom Clarke to revive the former Essar Steel Minnesota project, will get an extra...
August 31, 2017 - 12:11pm
August 25, 2017
Minnesota mining bids to be decided Sept. 8
The state’s Executive Council will decide the most recent mineral leases bids received by the Department of Natural Resources on Sept. 8 in St. Paul. Five mining companies submitted sealed bids in June on DNR mining units in Beltrami, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake of the Woods and St....
August 25, 2017 - 7:12pm
August 15, 2017
Cleveland back in Cliffs company name
Cliffs Natural Resources, North America's largest producer of taconite iron ore, has put Cleveland back in its name. The Cleveland-based company announced Tuesday that it was renaming itself Cleveland-Cliffs Inc., as part of its 170th anniversary celebration. The company’s New York...
August 15, 2017 - 3:39pm
July 27, 2017
Cliffs Natural Resources boosts quarterly results
Cliffs Natural Resources boosted iron ore sales 15 percent during the second quarter, another sign that the company and the industry as a whole may be on the mend, officials said Thursday. Cliffs — which owns and operates United Taconite in Eveleth/Forbes, Northshore Mining...
July 27, 2017 - 5:26pm
July 22, 2017
Lightning strike knocks Northshore Mining offline; repairs underway
A lightning strike at the power plant that serves Northshore Mining in Silver Bay knocked the taconite processing plant offline Friday night....
July 22, 2017 - 10:08am
July 14, 2017
Massive copper mine tests Trump's push to slash regulation
SUPERIOR, Arizona - Rio Tinto's proposed Resolution Copper Mine in Arizona would tunnel 7,000 feet underground, where rocks radiate heat from...
July 14, 2017 - 9:15am
June 29, 2017
Environmental group says changes in PolyMet mining plan are significant
The environmental group WaterLegacy has asked federal and state agencies to conduct another environmental review of the proposed PolyMet copper mine after the company submitted revised plans for wastewater treatment and dam safety. The changes surfaced in applications for state permits...
June 29, 2017 - 7:26pm
June 15, 2017
After failed bid for Essar site, Cliffs picks Ohio for new plant
Cliffs Natural Resources has followed through on its threats to build a new plant outside of Minnesota after a failed bid for the former Essar...
June 15, 2017 - 12:51pm
June 1, 2017
Judge blocks Montana mine over environmental concerns
A federal judge in Montana has blocked the development of a contested mine next to a wilderness area in the northwestern part of the state, handing a victory to environmental activists who had argued the project could endanger grizzly bears and bull trout. Citing the Endangered Species...
June 1, 2017 - 7:51pm
May 10, 2017
U.S. Steel CEO steps down
United States Steel Corp. CEO Mario Longhi has stepped down from his role and will retire from U.S. Steel on June 30, the Pittsburgh-based company announced Wednesday. Longhi has served as chief executive since 2013 and joined the company in 2012. “When I came to the company, I...
May 10, 2017 - 6:55pm
May 9, 2017
Minnesota DNR ready to auction more mineral rights
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 - 9:50am
May 6, 2017
Expert cautions state on costs to close PolyMet
An expert on the work needed to close old mines and keep them from polluting says the initial proposal for the PolyMet copper mine in Minnesota...
May 6, 2017 - 8:14pm
April 27, 2017
Cliffs reports loss, but increased iron ore sales
Cliffs Natural Resources lost $30 million in the first quarter of 2017, saying it spent more on efforts to reduce its debt and improve its long-term...
April 27, 2017 - 3:39pm
April 20, 2017
Trump launches trade probe targeting Chinese steel exports into U.S.
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump launched an investigation on Thursday to determine whether Chinese and other foreign-made steel threatens...
April 20, 2017 - 6:40pm