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Bygones for April 25, 2018
Man who stole from wealthy Minnesota philanthropist sent to prison
Winter Street to close Friday
St. Scholastica run to cause traffic delays
Superior mayor announces cause of fire battalion chief's death
st louis county
Duluth Pack to plant trees
STDs up again in Minnesota
Nurse practitioners in Minnesota stepping up as demand for doctors outpaces supply
Labor leaders gather to remember workers
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Place a Business Announcement
College softball: Saints sweep Northland
Curling: US mixed duo still unbeaten
Prep report: Denfeld holds off Marshall
Title Quest: Hilltoppers' Burt eyes elusive first state track championship
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
How to make soup dumplings: shortcuts for beginners
Spice up pork and beans with this peppery dish
Nutrition: Learn the grade when selecting olive oil
A splash of realism: Duluth painter hones her style for animal paintings
Chuck Frederick column: Thanks, Sir Sid, for the oddest autograph ever
Anders Owen Dean Reeder
Ardelle "Ole" Purcell is Turning 90!
Gordon Everett Steffer
Austin John Overfors
Ellen Mary Anderson
Robert S. Merrill
Jane M. Alberts
Our View: Council again ignores business concerns
In Response: Workers pay price if 'right to leech' becomes norm
Reader's View: There's no safe way to use nicotine
Reader's View: Unwise to trust foreign copper mining company
Reader's View: Facts don't matter to Trump supporters
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Ask a Conservation Officer: When is sturgeon season?
Grand Marais, Cook County propose new regional park
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish's reproduction on St. Louis River
Steger plugging away on barren lands solo trek
Recently retired Superior Battalion Chief Erik Sutton dead at 46
Duluth 'groupies': Facebook fan clubs chat, share, reminisce about city
Through Readers' Eyes
November 19, 2017
Long-quiet copper project near Babbitt stirs
The Teck copper mine near Babbitt, once among the largest copper projects proposed in Minnesota but out of the limelight for most of a decade,...
November 19, 2017 - 7:59am
November 18, 2017
Bloom Lake mine, dumped by Cliffs, to reopen by March
The Bloom Lake iron ore mine in northern Quebec, shut down and abandoned by Cleveland-Cliffs in 2014, will be back up and running by March, the mine's new owner says. Quebec Iron Ore Inc., a subsidiary of Champion Iron Ltd., said Wednesday that it already has 250 employees on site...
November 18, 2017 - 6:33pm
November 16, 2017
House DFL Leader's View: Improve lives of Minnesotans; don't divide us
Minnesota workers have contributed to the identity of our state, from the Iron Range to the Iowa border, for generations. DFLers value these...
November 16, 2017 - 5:54pm
November 15, 2017
Our View: CEO says PolyMet will mine 'safely,' 'appropriately'
With a police presence in the area, a single protester held a sign outside Duluth's Kitchi Gammi Club over the noon hour Tuesday.
November 15, 2017 - 6:44pm
November 14, 2017
October iron shipments boosted by domestic, international trade
The iron ore trade was up again in October thanks to a hearty domestic appetite and inflated international exports. U.S. lakers increased iron shipments by 9.4 percent last month, while Algoma Central Corp., Canada's largest ship operator, said it has seen a 20 percent increase in...
November 14, 2017 - 7:29pm
November 9, 2017
Wisconsin lifts copper mine limits, but no project imminent
Wisconsin state lawmakers and Gov. Scott Walker are moving to end longstanding restrictions on copper, gold and silver mining in the state,...
November 9, 2017 - 8:44am
November 8, 2017
Emmer bill to allow Twin Metals passes House committee
Legislation that would erase a federal moratorium on mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area WIlderness passed a House committee in Washington...
November 8, 2017 - 7:01pm
November 7, 2017
Great Lakes iron ore shipments up in September
Steelmakers in the U.S. are making more steel than they did in 2016. Iron Range mines are mining and processing more ore. And Great Lakes ore...
November 7, 2017 - 10:34am
November 5, 2017
Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters' View: Increase prosperity — but protect Boundary Waters, too
The Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters is made up people from all walks of life: small-business owners and hunters, military veterans and teachers,...
November 5, 2017 - 6:56pm
November 4, 2017
PCA says wild rice rule won't bankrupt Northland
If state administrative law Judge LauraSue Schlatter agrees that the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency proposal to protect wild rice from sulfate...
November 4, 2017 - 10:00pm
In response: Tone it down? Without mining, we have no future
I saw someone didn't like my comment in a New York Times Magazine article, when I stated that, "I don't want to be anybody's Sherpa." A letter...
November 4, 2017 - 6:00pm
Wisconsin Assembly OKs lifting decades-old sulfide mining moratorium
The state Assembly has passed a bill lifting Wisconsin's decades-old moratorium on sulfide mining. The measure passed on a vote of 53-38 on Thursday night.
November 4, 2017 - 4:10am
November 3, 2017
Twin Metals preparing environmental review
The chief executive of Chilean mining giant Antofagasta said his company is preparing an environmental impact assessment for its proposed Twin...
November 3, 2017 - 4:40pm
November 2, 2017
Minorca reaches a milestone
VIRGINIA — For 40 years, the smallest taconite plant on Minnesota's Iron Range has been the steadiest. Today that little plant, ArcelorMittal...
November 2, 2017 - 6:53pm
November 1, 2017
Iron Mining Suppliers' View: MPCA's wild rice sulfate proposal wrong for everyone
As vendor board members of the Iron Mining Association of Minnesota who represent the 150 businesses in Northeastern Minnesota that supply goods...
November 1, 2017 - 8:55pm