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House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
Competitors unleash their chants in Moorhead in attempt to become state's top auctioneer
Winter storm taking aim at Northland for Sunday, Monday
Duluth may spend $1.8M on City Hall
Wisconsin governor pushes welfare overhaul
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United adds bigger plane for Duluth-Chicago flights
PCA agrees on PolyMet draft water quality permit
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
Amazon narrows field for second headquarters location to 20
College men's hockey: Bulldogs seek continued dominance over North Dakota
Twins bring back Kaat as special assistant
College women's hockey preview: Minnesota Duluth at St. Cloud State
College men's hockey preview: North Dakota at Minnesota Duluth
Magic G Afflalo suspended two games for throwing punch at Wolves' Bjelica
Best Bets for Jan. 18, 2018: Shredders, Simonett and new compositions
Dr. Demento, comedic song hero and unsung punk rock legend, gets his due on new album
In theaters for Jan. 18, 2018
Back to music: Wendy Durrwachter will showcase her compositions
Happy birthday, Dolly: Local fans to hold roller skating, costume party for singer's 72nd
Beau Anthony Caywood
Charlie and Kathy Schaub
Grant Michael McKercher
John Roy Tanner
Dale W. Tuominen
Michael Kenny "Ken" Donovan
Dorothy Eileen Swanson
John R. Archambault
National View: Opioid epidemic can be solved. Just follow these seven steps
Local View: Opioid epidemic can be solved, starting with the doctors doing the prescribing
Reader's View: Trump spreading fear of immigrants
Reader's View: Invest in kids' health, our very survival
Reader's View: Speak out on proposed natural gas plant
The not so 'big bad wolf:' Animal killed in central Minn. weighs less than originally estimated
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 16, 2018
Minnesotan bores deeper into market with his electric drill auger
Field Reports: B-r-r-r-r-r-d watching
Ask a Conservation Officer: Litter on frozen lakes
Marriage applications and divorces
Pets of the Week for Jan. 16, 2018
Through Readers' Eyes
Duluth may spend $1.8M on City Hall
Duluth may be poised to spend upwards of $1.8 million on renovations to the interior of its City Hall. On Monday, the Duluth City Council is...
1 hour 42 min ago
January 10, 2018
Our View: City priorities left unfinished in 2017
Listening to Duluth Mayor Emily Larson detailing the work done last year to address her top priorities for the city, two words can come to mind: "progress," but, also, "incomplete." The mayor delivered what has become an annual "state of the city"-style address to Duluth Area Chamber...
January 10, 2018 - 6:23pm
January 8, 2018
Duluth City Council talks zoning, lights, leadership
Zoning, lights and a change of leadership dominated the conversation at a meeting of the Duluth City Council Monday night. Street lights Several...
January 8, 2018 - 10:20pm
Eco3 seeks to buy old Lincoln Park police substation from city
Ecolibrium3 moved one step closer to acquiring a new building Monday night, when the Duluth City Council for the first time read an ordinance...
January 8, 2018 - 8:09pm
January 7, 2018
Our View: Optimism in water rate debate
The good news is all four cities — Duluth, Hermantown, Proctor, and Rice Lake — seem more than willing to sit down and to chat about...
January 7, 2018 - 6:45pm
January 4, 2018
Our View: Don't stifle vacation rentals
Airbnb-style vacation rentals proved popular in Duluth in 2017, and city leaders now are wrestling with how to respond, as a story in Sunday's...
January 4, 2018 - 5:43pm
Reader's View: Duluth has a homelessness crisis
We are now well into winter and closing in fast on the fifth anniversary of a Duluth City Council vote in support of a resolution calling for the creation of a Homeless Person's Bill of Rights. The waiting lists for public housing and Section 8 vouchers only seem to be getting longer....
January 4, 2018 - 5:18pm
January 1, 2018
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, 2018 - 7:30pm
Reader's View: Duluth needs bill of rights for homeless
Imagine living a life with no place to call home. I have worked closely with friends who have experienced homelessness. They deserve the respect and dignity that comes with being a human. They are our neighbors. They are brothers, sisters, mothers, fathers, sons, or daughters.
January 1, 2018 - 6:30pm
December 31, 2017
In Response: Plight of Duluth's homeless getting sadder, sorrier
The plight of the homeless in Duluth is a sad and sorry state of affairs on different fronts, for sure, as the Dec. 5 letter, "Homeless are just...
December 31, 2017 - 7:25pm
Home sharing a hit in Duluth; city to consider lifting cap on vacation rental properties
Recent year-end stats from Airbnb show that Duluth is the third-most-popular destination in Minnesota for its customers. Only Minneapolis and...
December 31, 2017 - 6:36am
December 26, 2017
Reader's View: Budget cuts preferred to tax increases
The News Tribune reported on Dec. 12 that the Duluth school district may fall into statutory operating debt if approximately $1 million in quick cuts aren't made ("Duluth school cuts loom"). It's unfortunate cuts must be made, but, as a property taxpayer, I prefer cuts to increases...
December 26, 2017 - 6:14pm
December 24, 2017
Mayor's View: A busy year past, a busier one ahead
This year we accomplished some big things, Duluth.
December 24, 2017 - 4:56pm
December 17, 2017
Recording shows Cloquet city meeting likely violated state law
A recording of an emergency meeting of the Cloquet City Council in March — a meeting that was closed to the public shortly after it began — appears to confirm that city officials likely violated the state's open meeting law during some parts of the meeting.
December 17, 2017 - 6:27pm
December 13, 2017
Reader's View: Full sick-safe policy needed for victims
I served on the Duluth City Council's Earned Sick and Safe Time Task Force, representing domestic and sexual-violence advocates. I work for PAVSA (the Program for Aid to Victims of Sexual Assault), and my day job is coordinating criminal-justice stakeholders to improve victims' experiences...
December 13, 2017 - 7:24pm