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Bygones for May 24, 2018
Pedestrian struck by 2 light-rail trains in Twin Cities
Fergus Falls to get $3.5 million for demolition of historic former state hospital
Motorist dies week after crashing into State Patrol squad
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Albuquerque serves eviction notice on Eclipse, One Aviation
Spunky pygora goat in Rice Lake could be the world’s smallest
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
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Prep report: Denfeld's Bush wins 7A tennis title
Prep playoff schedule, results
Wednesday's prep summaries
Celtics clamp down on Cavs, take 3-2 series edge
Caps blank Lightning, return to finals after 20 years
Album review: Dan Israel muddles through with aplomb on "You're Free"
Film set between Grand Marais and Duluth gets its local premiere
Best bets: 'Our Town,' Dylan and 'What She Said'
Movie review: 'Solo' both breaks the mold and pays homage to the 'Star Wars' franchise
Bubbles and Curt Olcott
Sydney Lorraine Hanson
Richard and Nancy Linsten
Dale and Brenda Hallfrisch
Mary T. Johnson
Steven James Briesemaster
Steven M. Samberg
Monica Ann Dahl
Vera M. Reimer
Our View: Nudge needle closer to 'business-friendly'
Local View: Higher water increasing the power of Great Lakes shipping
Reader's View: Yanny? Laurel? Focus on what unites us
Reader's View: Pick peace, quiet over ATVs in parks
Reader's View: I'll skip voting to keep data private
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
2018 Nice Fish Photo Gallery
MN DNR Weekly Report for May 21, 2018
Field Notes: ALS contest marks 23rd year with new bass category
Ask a Conservation Officer: Can debris be pushed into lake?
A robot submarine found the 'Holy Grail of shipwrecks'
Veteran says Six Flags kept him from riding a roller coaster because of his prosthetic legs
A 30-year-old demanded notice for eviction from his parents' house. 'Outrageous,' a judge said.
Pets of the week for May 22, 2018
Meghan Markle's wedding gown was beautiful, but the woman wearing it was unforgettable
May 15, 2018
Pipeline advocates visit Baxter amid statewide debate over Line 3
BAXTER, Minn.—Representatives of Minnesotans for Line 3 stopped in Baxter Tuesday, May 15, to present their side of a debate that's been...
May 15, 2018 - 10:30pm
Irvin to face tight squeeze: DECC gives preliminary OK on plans to move historic ship
Plans are being laid to move the SS William A. Irvin out of Minnesota Slip for the first time in more than three decades. But the retired laker...
May 15, 2018 - 9:17pm
May 10, 2018
Reader's View: Helping whales is helping us
North Atlantic right whales are expected to go extinct in about 25 years, according to a story posted at duluthnewstribune.com on April 29. We need to do something about this. Whales have huge impacts on ecosystems. Their loss could cause drastic changes in the world. Fewer than 450...
May 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
April 28, 2018
Air quality improving around Superior refinery
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Saturday the air quality is improving around...
April 28, 2018 - 1:12pm
April 27, 2018
Focus shifts for fire cleanup
Superior's evacuation order has been lifted, but the mop-up continues on the scene of Thursday's massive fire at the Husky Energy oil refinery....
April 27, 2018 - 7:37pm
April 22, 2018
Our View: Earth Day every day — and that was the idea
The first Earth Day, 48 years ago today, was front-page news in Duluth. An estimated 175 college students gathered at Leif Erikson Park at 4:45...
April 22, 2018 - 12:25am
April 20, 2018
CSS students take aim at plastic
As Earth Day approaches, students at the College of St. Scholastica are pushing for less waste on campus. On Sunday, St. Scholastica's Student Senate passed a resolution calling on its school to phase out its use of plastic drinking straws and single-use plastic shopping bags. Student...
April 20, 2018 - 10:40pm
April 9, 2018
Lawmakers look at increased penalties for attacking police
ST. PAUL — Tensions have ramped up in the past couple of years between law enforcement officers and some communities they serve. Some states...
April 9, 2018 - 3:19pm
April 8, 2018
Reader's View: Minnesota deserves better than PolyMet
The proposed PolyMet mine on the Iron Range is a gargantuan problem and a worthwhile concern of many, including me. The mine potentially could contaminate water in Babbitt and Hoyt Lakes on the far northeastern edge of the Iron Range, where the processing plant is to be. Water would...
April 8, 2018 - 12:28am
April 4, 2018
600 gallons of coolant leak into Straits of Mackinac
A leak this week of hundreds of gallons of coolant from submerged cables in the Straits of Mackinac was heightening concerns Wednesday about aging pipelines carrying large volumes of oil through the environmentally sensitive area. "It's just another indication of the danger of having...
April 4, 2018 - 8:26pm
March 5, 2018
GOP lawmakers concerned about 3M lawsuit settlement
ST. PAUL—Some lawmakers fear state agencies will drain funds away from a lawsuit settlement with iconic Minnesota business 3M, which is...
March 5, 2018 - 4:31pm
February 19, 2018
Minnesota vs. Minnesota: Agency pushes back in $5 billion 3M suit
ST. PAUL — The state's $5 billion lawsuit against 3M is looking more like a case of Minnesota vs. Minnesota. Two parts of state government are contradicting each other about the central issue in the suit: whether pollution caused by the 3M Co. has raised rates of certain health...
February 19, 2018 - 6:00am
February 10, 2018
Minnesota vs. 3M: A guide to the $5B trial: State’s biggest environmental lawsuit, over company’s PFCs in groundwater, starts this month
ST. PAUL — Call it the $5 billion Teflon trial — Minnesota's biggest environmental lawsuit ever. When the trial of the State of Minnesota vs. 3M Co. starts Feb. 20, it will pit the state against what may be its most-loved company. The state attorney general will be taking...
February 10, 2018 - 4:25pm
February 3, 2018
'Permanent pollutant': Salt to melt ice on streets posing growing risk to Minnesota's lakes
MOORHEAD — Salt applied to streets and roads to melt snow and ice is becoming a growing environmental concern in some areas of the country,...
February 3, 2018 - 1:34pm
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