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Bygones for Jan. 17, 2018
Charge: Brother intended to kill others in northern Minn. senior home stabbing
Grand Lake Township home total loss after fire
LaFontaine-Greywind murder trial delayed until May
Halfway through winter: Colder, less snow than normal
st louis county
Downtown St. Paul reopens old Macy's for Minnesota Wild, others
Breaking point: Rage Room offers safe place for releasing emotions
GM, Dodge trucks will stick with steel
Gott will be last freighter into Duluth this season
Allete names new board member
Prep girls basketball: Hawks erase painful memory, beat Grand Rapids
College hockey: Finlandia men end winless streak at 59
Prep report: Hawks slip past upset-minded Greenway
Magic end 7-game slide with stunner over Timberwolves
Concert Review: Soprano Christine Brewer shines in DSSO's 'Sagas'
Feelings on display: Youth poetry slam group edits words, summons courage for performance
Readings & Writers For Jan. 14, 2018
Trends that reflect you: Which colors, textures and gadgets are popular this year?
Top ways to battle the snow
Beau Anthony Caywood
Charlie and Kathy Schaub
Grant Michael McKercher
Frances M. Zimski
Seth Steven Bliss
Patricia 'Patsy' Imbiorski
Susan Lee Jouppi
Sarah Elizabeth Garrison
Reader's View: Forward together we can all get ahead
Reader's View: Those ready to re-elect Trump must be blind
Candidate's View: US lagging in addressing online national-security threats
Our View: Watch for sex-exploitation red flags
Editorial cartoon: Duluth for Clean Water's view
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 16, 2018
Minnesotan bores deeper into market with his electric drill auger
Field Reports: B-r-r-r-r-r-d watching
Ask a Conservation Officer: Litter on frozen lakes
Houston's fishing report: Ashland area producing a variety of species
Pets of the Week for Jan. 16, 2018
Through Readers' Eyes
November 1, 2017
AngloGold Ashanti plans more drilling in northern Minnesota
AngloGold Ashanti is picking up the pace of its search for gold in the area where Itasca, Koochiching and St. Louis counties meet. The South...
November 1, 2017 - 12:11pm
US, global steel production is up — and so is US Steel Corp.
Steel production across the U.S. and globally is up in 2017 compared to a poor 2016, and U.S. Steel Corp. is basking in some of that increase....
November 1, 2017 - 12:07pm
October 31, 2017
Committee OKs lifting Wisconsin sulfide mining moratorium
A state Assembly committee has approved a plan to lift Wisconsin's longstanding moratorium on sulfide mining. Wisconsin's mining moratorium,...
October 31, 2017 - 8:05pm
City Council candidates Hanson, Van Nett differ in views
Come Nov. 7, voters will choose between Duluth's incumbent 4th District Councilor Howie Hanson, a 62-year-old online publisher, and his challenger...
October 31, 2017 - 6:39pm
October 29, 2017
Northshore will upgrade over two years to make more HBI pellets
Cleveland Cliffs officials say they will upgrade their Northshore Mining operation in 2018 and 2019 to produce far more taconite pellets specially...
October 29, 2017 - 8:15pm
An Economist's View: Minnesota’s economy hinges on the new mining jobs
Mining is vital to Minnesota's economic future. What matters most for the economic health of a state or a nation is the GDP (gross domestic product)...
October 29, 2017 - 7:27pm
Izaak Walton League’s View: Near Boundary Waters, 2-year review a reasonable consideration
On Sept. 7, U.S. Reps. Rick Nolan and Tom Emmer passed an 11th-hour amendment to the federal omnibus appropriations bill that would defund an...
October 29, 2017 - 7:00pm
October 24, 2017
Wild-rice hearing draws ire on Range
VIRGINIA — James Larson says he drives past a lake near his home in Aurora and, if the rainfall has been right, sees a flourishing stand...
October 24, 2017 - 7:35pm
October 23, 2017
'I support the project,' Mark Dayton says of the PolyMet mining proposal
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has moved from being "genuinely undecided" on the proposed PolyMet mine to being a genuine supporter....
October 23, 2017 - 7:28pm
October 18, 2017
Reader's View: Russ' stand on PolyMet realistic
Protecting our Earth, water, and air isn't a zero-sum game, as some candidates might have us believe. It's easy to adopt a non-negotiable stance in our passion. Of course we all want to make sure our watershed stays protected. We also need the materials mined to sustain our global...
October 18, 2017 - 6:13pm
October 17, 2017
Mining industry, Iron Range groups rally opposition to wild rice rule
One week before public hearings begin on Minnesota's proposed new rules for protecting wild rice from sulfate pollution, the state's mining...
October 17, 2017 - 6:45pm
October 15, 2017
Reader's View: Mine here to protect the earth
I'll just say it: I am an environmentalist who is pro-mining. We are all dependent on metals for life in modern society. Do you have a cell phone? Part of it came from a mine. The question now is not whether these metals will be mined; it's where. I challenge you to Google images...
October 15, 2017 - 3:01pm
October 14, 2017
Tribal leader urges Wisconsin lawmakers to drop mining bill
A Wisconsin tribal leader is speaking out against a pro-mining bill that's moving through the Legislature. The measure would remove a 20-year-old requirement that owners of a proposed sulfide mine have to prove similar mines elsewhere haven't caused problems before the state Department...
October 14, 2017 - 9:25am
October 13, 2017
Duluth City Council candidates stake positions
Seven candidates running for seats on the Duluth City Council jockeyed for votes Friday morning at a forum hosted by the local Chamber of Commerce...
October 13, 2017 - 7:42pm
Comments about miners in New York Times Magazine article draw fire, prompt apology
Two prominent Northland environmental activists on Friday issued an apology regarding comments they made about miners in a New York Times Magazine...
October 13, 2017 - 6:45pm