Skip to main content
Duluth News Tribune
FBI's McCabe is fired a little more than 24 hours before he could retire
Dayton wants reforms to 'brutal' solitary confinement
Minnesota teen dies in car fire
Matters of record received March 17, 2018
WisDOT plans meeting on Superior road project
st louis county
Earth Rider beer now available in cans
Paws with purpose: Pets playing larger role in the workplace
Experts share advice for first-time homebuyers
Chasing the American dream: Homebuyers face hurdles
Drink milk -- and save a farm
Place a Business Announcement
Prep boys basketball: Esko wins title, hands Devney 500th victory
College men's hockey: Denver stops UMD in NCHC semifinals
Today's prep boys basketball playoff game
Prep playoff schedule
Prep report: Cromwell boys denied state berth
Ask a Master Gardener: The good and bad of using peat pots
Nothing personal: Home staging creates neutral space to entice buyers
Concert review: Little Big Town finds its footing on the small stage
Women in print: Northland reading recommendations present more than one way to be a feminist
Things to Do for March 16, 2018
Hendrix Raymond Peterson
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr.
Kenlee Joy Running
George Stephen Kucera
Jason Michael Jordahl
Marillyn C. Persch
Janice Marlene Schottle
Marilyn J. Reynolds
National View: Hillary, just stop, please
What to look for on plant descriptions
Reader's View: NRA a lobbyist for the gun industry
Reader's View: Newspapers need our unique voices
Reader's View: Anti-feminists motivated most by abortion
Sam Cook column: Thoughts on a waning winter - risk, trout, eagles, ice
DNR to end Kamloops rainbow trout stocking in Lake Superior
Minnesota husband and wife Pat and Nicole Reeve pursue success in outdoors TV
MN DNR Weekly Report
Wisconsin announces first managed elk hunt
'His little heart gave out': Boy dies five years after being crushed by tree limb as a toddler
Finland to celebrate St. Urho this weekend
Ask a Trooper: Can I be pulled over for driving a friend's car whose driver's license is suspended?
Faces for March 11, 2018
Pets of the Week for March 13, 2018
March 16, 2018
Local View: May all winters be recalled as magical
In 1968, Peggy Fleming was the only American athlete to bring home a gold medal during the Winter Olympic Games. She won her medal in the ladies' singles figure-skating competition. Our family was probably more attentive to the games that year because it was the first year the Olympics...
14 hours 52 min ago
Local View: For best US, we all can be more patriot-like
A pickup truck flying dual American flags crossed in front of me at an intersection in Duluth the other day. The Stars and Stripes flowing in...
March 16, 2018 - 9:15am
March 14, 2018
Enbridge's View: PUC should rule Line 3 impact statement is adequate
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission is expected to rule today on the adequacy of the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Line...
March 14, 2018 - 6:33pm
March 13, 2018
Proponents of food stamps holding Farm Bill hostage
In a commentary March 5 at duluthnewstribune.com, the AgWeek Editorial Board described the debate over food stamps — more accurately the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP — as one of “government against free enterprise.” This was because grocery stores would...
March 13, 2018 - 10:09am
March 12, 2018
Local View: Walls made to be breached; all, eventually, give way
I can think of a lot of famous walls. There was the great Trojan Wall that kept the Achaeans (Greeks) out of Troy until crafty Odysseus built...
March 12, 2018 - 6:59pm
March 11, 2018
Local View: Budget sets new course for school comp-ed funding
A recent evolution in thinking by the Duluth public schools' administration was met with surprise, cautious enthusiasm, and some confusion at...
March 11, 2018 - 6:30pm
March 3, 2018
Local View: Just give teachers guns, right? No, more guns in schools makes no sense
I have been a teacher and a principal in the Duluth public-school system. During those years, particularly my earlier years, security from gun...
March 3, 2018 - 5:25pm
Local View: Just give teachers guns, right? No, courage is needed to pursue better solutions
President Donald Trump recently recommended arming teachers to address numerous tragedies stemming from our permissive gun laws. Hmm, let's take...
March 3, 2018 - 5:23pm
Local View: Millions of women left out of 'women's' movement, marches
The News Tribune's Jan. 15 headline, "Women's March planned in Duluth," was very misleading. It implied all women would be included. This can't...
March 3, 2018 - 5:09pm
February 13, 2018
Local View: Must be someone out there for everyone
"I wandered lonely as a cloud." — William Wordsworth I used to dread Valentine's Day. Even my chemistry lab partner piled on: "I can...
February 13, 2018 - 7:57pm
February 7, 2018
Local View: Proportional voting: the wrong revolution
In October, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in Gill v. Whitford, a review of a lower-court decision against the state of Wisconsin, which...
February 7, 2018 - 6:23pm
January 26, 2018
Local View: Find water solutions now - There are fixes for this emergency
If solutions are not implemented soon, the world's water supply will dwindle to nothing. There are three major reasons our global supply of water...
January 26, 2018 - 10:28pm
January 25, 2018
Local View: Our very threads of life now jeopardized
Sounds a bit presumptuous, I know, for a 93-year-old man to write about the threads of life. What do I really know or even think I know about...
January 25, 2018 - 7:00pm
January 24, 2018
Local View: Line 3 actually necessary for environmental protection
At first glance, the planned replacement of Enbridge's Line 3 oil pipeline might seem to be against the views of environmentalists and a backward...
January 24, 2018 - 6:30pm
January 20, 2018
Local view: Proud of where I'm from — no matter what Trump calls it
It has been widely reported that the president of the United States recently described countries, including African countries, as "s---holes."...
January 20, 2018 - 7:15pm