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Shipping Traffic for Sept. 20, 2017
Bygones for Sept. 20, 2017
Colorado Springs police seek runner who won't stop pooping in front of a family's house
Duluth approves water-rate increase
Son pleads guilty to his role in exploiting mother's estate for $340,000
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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
On health care: The health care system's transition to value
Retail resilience: Duluth's large retailers proving immune to national decline
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
Prep report: Mayer stingy again in Duluth East win
Sano might not be ready to play even if injury heals
Tuesday's prep summaries
College football: Beat up Bulldogs not done just yet
Exceptional eggplant: 4 fall-friendly recipes
Plumber: Looking into a glass sink
Sounds from the North Country: A London-based play uses Bob Dylan’s music to tell a Depression era tale
Up for the challenge: Brule musher eyes junior Iditarod
Readings & Writers: 'Voices of Rondo' and 'Lincoln Del Cookbook'
Carol and David Jouppi
Jim and Elaine Gibson
Authur & Edith Arnold
Greg and Barb Guenard
Shirley Ann Gersetich
Jody Ann Elden
Shirley Jeanne Bergum
Darlene (Hedstrom) Lukovsky
Brian A. Lundgren
Other View: Scare, clowns, scare
Other View: Voter fraud commission can't find Bigfoot, either
Reader's View: Updegrove has ability to see all sides
An Iron Range Educator's View: We victims of contempt can learn to avoid those who are mean
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
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
Minnesota DNR plans to change walleye stocking strategies
Pets of the Week for Sept. 19, 2017
2017 Apollo Gilruth Continuum awardees announced
September 19, 2017
Minnesota Legislature warns of winter shutdown if no deal with Dayton
The Minnesota Legislature will have to start furloughing employees in December and completely shut down by February, unless there's a resolution to the months-long political and legal conflict between Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders.
4 hours 53 min ago
Wisconsin appeals court upholds right-to-work law
A Wisconsin appeals court has upheld the state’s right-to-work law. On Tuesday, the state’s 3rd District Court of Appeals overturned a ruling by a Dane County judge last year that found the law was unconstitutional. Wisconsin's right-to-work law, signed by Gov. Scott Walker in...
5 hours 52 min ago
September 16, 2017
Wisconsin Legislature OKs delayed state budget
The Wisconsin state budget is now back in the hands of Gov. Scott Walker, after the state Senate passed the $76 billion spending plan on a 19-14 vote Friday night. During final negotiations on the deal with three Republican state senators, Walker agreed to make specific vetoes to...
September 16, 2017 - 3:36pm
September 13, 2017
Our View: Now they have to work together
As disappointing and frustrating as it may be, if this is how it has to happen, with the state supreme court having to order Gov. Mark Dayton...
September 13, 2017 - 12:39am
September 12, 2017
Dayton, lawmakers choose a mediator in veto case
PAUL – Political pressure didn’t do it. A legal dispute brought all the way to Minnesota’s highest court didn’t succeed at it. Can a...
September 12, 2017 - 10:29pm
September 9, 2017
Wisconsin mining bill draws mixed opinions at hearing
Wisconsin lawmakers held a public hearing last week in Ladysmith about a bill that would eliminate the state's moratorium on sulfide mines. Under current law, mining companies are required to provide proof of a sulfide mine that's operated for 10 years and been closed for 10 years...
September 9, 2017 - 12:29pm
August 29, 2017
Wisconsin lawmakers set $639M in new funding for schools
Lawmakers writing the next state budget on Monday voted to include a $639 million funding increase for Wisconsin schools — about $10 million less than the record amount Gov. Scott Walker proposed earlier this year.
August 29, 2017 - 5:54am
August 28, 2017
'Can we just get to it?' justice asks about Dayton's legislative funding vetoes
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Supreme Court justices on Monday, Aug. 28, had many questions about Gov. Mark Dayton's line-item veto of two years...
August 28, 2017 - 7:47pm
August 26, 2017
Legislature, Dayton to face off in court: Case over governor’s line-item veto of funding goes before state Supreme Court on Monday
ST. PAUL — There will be a heavyweight championship battle for the ages in a Minnesota Capitol courtroom on Monday, Aug. 28. In one corner: Democratic Farmer-Labor Gov. Mark Dayton, who vetoed funding for the Minnesota House and Senate for the next two years. In the other:...
August 26, 2017 - 5:16pm
August 21, 2017
Franken: 'Fight coming' over social safety net
VIRGINIA — Sen. Al Franken on Monday delivered a report straight from the front lines of his battle to preserve programs many Northland...
August 21, 2017 - 8:04pm
August 17, 2017
Wisconsin Assembly passes $3 billion Foxconn package
The Wisconsin Assembly on Thursday passed a $3 billion tax incentive package for tech manufacturer Foxconn. Democrats and Republicans in the...
August 17, 2017 - 9:30pm
GOP lawmakers introduce bill opening Wisconsin to more mining
Two Wisconsin lawmakers on Thursday introduced a controversial proposal to repeal state law requiring mining companies to demonstrate that they have operated without polluting before they are permitted to extract metals in the state. "People want to make things in America again,"...
August 17, 2017 - 9:25pm
August 15, 2017
Wisconsin Assembly committee approves Foxconn bill
A state Assembly committee on Monday approved Wisconsin's $3 billion tax incentives package for tech manufacturer Foxconn. The committee voted...
August 15, 2017 - 6:52pm
August 13, 2017
Push continues for Better City Superior
Business leaders have a plan to grow Superior's economy and enliven the city's downtown. Now, it's a matter of persuading the state Legislature and keeping the issue alive in the minds of legislators. However, with the state budget stalled and legislators busy with a the major Foxconn...
August 13, 2017 - 9:01am
August 12, 2017
Wisconsin lawmakers weigh changes to Foxconn deal
Assembly lawmakers want the state to spend $20 million to train Wisconsin workers as part of a deal to convince Taiwanese electronics manufacturing...
August 12, 2017 - 10:01am