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2 Fargo schools ranked among best in ND by U.S. News
Bygones for May 9, 2018
Suspect pleads guilty in deadly Twin Cities crime spree
Radinovich launches tour in Duluth
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Lettuce-linked E. coli sickens 10 Minnesotans
Allete holds shareholder meeting
Younkers property for sale at Miller Hill Mall
145 million Social Security numbers, 99 million addresses and more: Every type of personal data Equifax lost to hackers, by the numbers
Precautions continue following Husky fire
Place a Business Announcement
MN DNR Weekly Report for May 29, 2018
Curling: Plys to replace George on Shuster's team
Soccer: Duluth FC stepping up in class
Prep report: Esko hires boys basketball coach
Lake Superior Brewing cans Kayak Kolsch, Mesabi Red
NUTRITION: Try kohlrabi, cabbage's crazy cousin
Review: Starfire celebrates 20 years of Homegrown memories
Emergencies on four legs: Veterinary ER doctor finds opportunities to help amidst trauma of job
Beverly Godfrey column: Spring cleaning of a different sort
Ron & Carol Schultz
Jim & Joyce Ekstrom
Ray & Millie Maciejeski
Hailey Grace Johnson
Dolores R. Trevena
Lee Craig Waggoner
Ann Murray Elverhoy
Elizabeth (Betty) Wiesner
Reader's View: With Trump, US finally on right path
Reader's View: DNR deer plan worth your read, comment
Reader's View: Consider the source with anti-mining pieces
Reader's View: These are dark days for democracy
MN DNR Weekly Report for May 29, 2018
This owl had an extraordinary survival story after a very bad day
Tent caterpillar season looks mild in Minnesota, DNR forest expert says
MN DNR Weekly Report for May 7, 2018
Effort advances to reinstall Superior Hiking Trail bridge
Faces for May 27, 2018
Pets of the week for May 8, 2018
From stage coaches to tea parties
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