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Special meeting planned to discuss Duluth school funding
37 of 38 economists said the GOP tax plans would grow the debt. The 38th misread the question.
Here's the deal with all those turkeys terrorizing the suburbs
Only 22 percent of Minnesotans think Franken should remain in office, KSTP poll finds
Matters of record received Nov. 22, 2017
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Rural Minnesota gets $26 million broadband boost
Comments on Enbridge Line 3 project due Wednesday
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
New Ontario gold mine fined for discharge
Albino deer found shot near Gordon; DNR investigating
Colleges: UMD to induct quartet into Hall of Fame
Gophers coach P.J. Fleck receives contract extension but no added raise
Bemidji State faces rare East Coast series at historic Princeton rink
UMD to induct quartet into Hall of Fame
Dinosaurs, gods and marshmallows: A Thanksgiving science quiz
Violet Days: Fence angel update
This pricey beer is illegal in 12 states.
Buffet-style Thanksgiving rules
'Sioux Chef' serves up indigenous foods
Mary Helen (MacAskill) Thorene
Dale E. Tressler
Glenn Richard Simmonds
William Allen LaFrance
Beverly Ann Fosso
Reader's View: Debased elected leaders can step down now
Our View: Just sad all around
Local View: True sustainability involves more than emotion
Reader's View: Dig deeper into Franken's 'victim'
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
MN DNR Weekly Report for Nov. 20, 2017
Field Reports: Esko hunter the latest to take mature buck with antlers in velvet
Duluth city deer harvest now over 200 deer and counting
Ask a Conservation Officer: Digital copies of licenses
Houston's fishing report: Ice anglers still on hold
Pets of the Week for Nov. 21
Retaining young hunters presents a challenge, Grand Forks parent says
Ask a Trooper: Can my child wear a bicycle helmet on an ATV or side by side?
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Special meeting planned to discuss Duluth school funding
Three Duluth School Board members have called a special meeting to talk about compensatory education funding. The meeting is at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the boardroom of Historic Old Central High School. The state allots money to schools based on their percentages of students who receive...
33 min 13 sec ago
November 21, 2017
High school zombie homework causes controversy
PARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. — A hypothetical zombie apocalypse is to blame for recent controversy at Parkers Prairie High School. A teacher gave ninth-grade geography students an assignment that Principal Carey Johnson initially said is part of a nationally recognized curriculum...
23 hours 53 min ago
November 20, 2017
Mere seconds saved lives during shooting at California school
It was one of the worst-case scenarios for a school shooting: a yard full of children playing with a rampaging gunman just minutes away. At Rancho...
November 20, 2017 - 3:24pm
November 18, 2017
Lots of talk, little movement at Carlton school meeting
A public meeting last week regarding the future of the Carlton school district yielded no easy answers, but provided proof that many Carlton residents are passionately engaged in their school district — they just don't agree. School facilities were the immediate concern at the...
November 18, 2017 - 7:43am
November 13, 2017
Duluth's playground mulch replacement costs less than expected
The cost of the Duluth school district's $1 million playground mulch replacement project has been reduced by about $48,000.
November 13, 2017 - 10:00pm
November 9, 2017
Bountiful harvest: New policy language, dedicated coordinator help expand Duluth school garden efforts
Lincoln Park Middle School eighth grader Brooke Thompson loves the "clicking" sound potatoes make when they're pulled out of the ground. She...
November 9, 2017 - 9:00pm
November 8, 2017
News Tribune Attic: A view of the UMD campus from the early 1950s
With all the intertwined buildings on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus today, it's hard to imagine what that site was like before the...
November 8, 2017 - 12:34am
November 4, 2017
Cromwell-Wright to vote on building referendum
Residents of the Cromwell-Wright school district will vote Tuesday on a $5.08 million building referendum for school facility improvements. The proposal includes a new industrial arts addition, dedicated band and choir space, updated auditorium, gymnasium addition, dedicated weight...
November 4, 2017 - 3:28am
November 3, 2017
UWS students express frustration over program suspensions
Days after the University of Wisconsin-Superior announced it was suspending more than two dozen academic programs, students packed a room at...
November 3, 2017 - 9:54pm
October 31, 2017
UWS dropping multiple academic programs
The University of Wisconsin-Superior is dropping a hefty chunk of its academic offerings as it moves to streamline its programming, it announced...
October 31, 2017 - 6:27pm
October 28, 2017
Duluth School Board District 1 candidates differ on key issues
Both of the candidates for the Duluth School Board District 1 race agree that changes to school boundaries are necessary and that voters should...
October 28, 2017 - 7:03pm
October 21, 2017
Nordic-immersion elementary school being considered
Parents and a local organization are considering adding a new Nordic-immersion elementary school to the Duluth area, which could open by fall...
October 21, 2017 - 8:50am
October 14, 2017
Carlton School Board weighs options for facilities
Since voters in the Carlton school district rejected a facilities bond referendum in early August, district officials have focused their energies on two possible future paths: consolidation with Cloquet, or spending more than $13 million to fix the district's aging schools. Meetings...
October 14, 2017 - 3:44pm
UW officials want to merge colleges, four-year campuses
University of Wisconsin System officials are pursuing a plan to merge the state's two-year UW Colleges with its four-year institutions, turning the 13 small schools into branch campuses of the larger universities. The wide-ranging restructuring plan System President Ray Cross announced...
October 14, 2017 - 11:37am
October 13, 2017
School sales, inequity at issue in school board district races
Candidates for district seats on the Duluth School Board weighed in Friday on proposed sales of vacant properties, budgetary issues and disparities...
October 13, 2017 - 10:45pm