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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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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
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Mary L. Walker
Larry R. Ankarlo
Adeline M. "Tiny" Nemgar
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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
CSS announces faculty, staff award winners
CSS announces faculty, staff award winners
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September 21, 2017
Expanded Deer River school to host open house
Deer River residents will get a chance to see the results of a $10.5 million investment in improving the community's King Elementary School during a grand opening celebration Thursday evening. The event takes place from 5-7 p.m Thursday, with a program at 5:30 p.m. at the school,...
September 21, 2017 - 11:03am
September 20, 2017
Life House to hold Peace Parade
Duluth’s Life House will hold a Peace Parade Thursday on the Lakewalk, part of a weeklong celebration of peace in connection with today’s International Day of Peace. Life House offers services for homeless and street youth, and the organization said that “after a string of shootings...
September 20, 2017 - 4:46pm
September 18, 2017
Northland nonprofits honored with Touchstone Awards
Three Northland nonprofits were honored Monday with Touchstone Awards from the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation.
September 18, 2017 - 6:31pm
September 16, 2017
'You gotta go on': 40 years later, Minnesota man reflects on tragic morning
Jerry Kern used to hunt deer at a camp north of Island Lake. But after what happened 40 years ago Sunday, Kern no longer hunts deer. Or any other...
September 16, 2017 - 7:06pm
Cook up some support for United Way next week
Join the Head of the Lakes United Way for its annual Chili Cook-Off from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. This fun, filling, family chili-tasting and voting event has become a tradition to bring supporters of United Way together. You’ll find chilis...
September 16, 2017 - 8:03am
September 15, 2017
BOWLING Men Big Ten Eric Merzwski, 643; Paul Wotruba, 609 Bud Country Rollers Tyler Haedrich, 716; Randy Sorensen, 698; Todd Savoy, 669; Scott Carlson, 666; Dave Clauson, 664; Darrin Carlson, 633; Dana Caseu, 629; Justin Petrey, 626; Tom Ojanen, 621; Jerry Olson, 619; Tim Freitag,...
September 15, 2017 - 12:27pm
September 14, 2017
Duluth named 'least-stressed city' in the nation
Duluthians know how to chill out when it comes to stress, according to a new ranking. Duluth was named the "least-stressed city in America" in...
September 14, 2017 - 5:55pm
September 13, 2017
Help clean up the beaches in Superior this week
The city of Superior is hosting beach cleanups this week — get involved by joining an existing event, or organize your own. This year marks the 25th birthday of the Adopt-a-Beach event. Volunteers will meet at 9 a.m. Thursday in the north parking lot of the Superior YMCA, from...
September 13, 2017 - 5:38pm
Fall Fest is Saturday at Chester Bowl
Saturday will mark the 33rd annual Chester Bowl Fall Fest, which has become an annual rite of autumn for many Northlanders. The event runs from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with more than 125 vendors selling locally grown and handmade items, artwork, a farmers market, live music, activities...
September 13, 2017 - 5:36pm
September 11, 2017
Central time: Members of Duluth Central Class of 1943 gather for 74th reunion
It's hard to believe that when she was in school, LaVerne Stone was admittedly one of the quiet ones. It's not that way any longer. Together...
September 11, 2017 - 8:07pm
September 10, 2017
Former Duluthian gets museum nod
A former Duluthian is being recognized by the Nebraska History Museum. Leta Powell Drake's 60-year television career is the focus of the exhibit "Kalamity Kate & The George Churley Puppets," which is on display through June. Drake, a former Morgan Park resident and a graduate...
September 10, 2017 - 6:03am
September 9, 2017
Canal Park's 'fast and furious' week: events designed to seek input on district's future
A parking lot in Canal Park will be transformed on Tuesday, and the community is invited to the party. "There's going to be lawn games and bonfires...
September 9, 2017 - 7:23pm
One final reunion for the Duluth Central Class of 1943?
They started out with 630 people, but the Central High School Class of 1943 has been getting quite a bit smaller, according to Betty Weatherby. "This could be our last hurrah," she said. In any event, the class will have its 74th reunion at 11:30 a.m. on Monday (Sept. 11) at Black...
September 9, 2017 - 4:26am
Harvest Fest in Hermantown is today
The ninth annual Hermantown Harvest Fest will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today (Sept. 9) at the Hermantown Community Building, 5255 Maple Grove Road. The event, which is a fundraiser for the Hermantown Historical Society, features more than 50 vendors along with a variety of...
September 9, 2017 - 4:25am
Virginia looking for time capsule items
The U.S. Highway 53 relocation project — including the new bridge set to open next week — will reshape the city of Virginia for generations to come, and today's residents will get an opportunity to leave their mark. The city of Virginia is soliciting submissions for a time capsule...
September 9, 2017 - 4:25am