Skip to main content
Law officers call off search for Minn. elderly couple, grandson; all were located
Dead body found outside home in Naytahwaush in northwest Minn.
Minn. teacher licensing extension rejected
St. Paul student charged with gun possession
Minn. down 1,300 jobs in Feb.; jobless rate still drops to 3.2 percent
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
Twins to go with five outfielders to start season
Minnesotans crash puck party in Sioux Falls
College men's hockey preview: 2018 NCAA West Regional
Teague raises his level in Butler's absence: Point guard has been more assertive on offense since all-star's injury
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Letter: Lawmaker’s bill would assist pig haulers
Letter: MNLARS fix moving forward in Minnesota House
Letter: Be sure to observe National Nutrition Month
With a perfect son, it's hard not to be 'that parent'
Theodora "Teddy" Christy Fujan
James "Jim" Fox
Ronald "Ron" Schilman
Irvin R. Swanson
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
'Singspiration' event is Saturday night
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
out and about
Van't Hof 60th anniversary
Birth: Hailey Jean DeGroot
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
energy and mining
March 15, 2018
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on project expected in June
DULUTH—The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Thursday, March 15, approved the environmental review for the proposed Enbridge Energy Line 3 replacement oil pipeline across northern Minnesota. The PUC, after delaying the decision in December and saying the Minnesota Department...
March 15, 2018 - 7:47pm
March 14, 2018
Red Lake votes to remove Enbridge pipelines
RED LAKE, Minn.—The Red Lake Tribal Council voted Tuesday, March 13, to remove Enbridge-owned oil pipelines from its land. The unanimous...
March 14, 2018 - 7:35pm
March 7, 2018
Large power users have own idea to meet future power needs in Minnesota
DULUTH—Northland mining, paper and energy companies are giving a hard pass to Minnesota Power's proposed natural gas plant. What's more,...
March 7, 2018 - 6:06pm
March 3, 2018
FULL STORY: Area residents ask for local hiring, fix for internet issues from Nobles 2 Wind project
WILMONT — More than 100 people filled the Wilmont Community Center Wednesday night for a presentation on the upcoming Nobles 2 Wind project....
March 3, 2018 - 7:43am
‘Be Ready for B20’ is Tuesday
WORTHINGTON — The “Be Ready for B20” workshop, sponsored by the Minnesota Soybean and Research Council, will take place from 8:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Worthington Event Center.
March 3, 2018 - 6:47am
March 1, 2018
Area residents ask for local hiring, fix for internet issues from Nobles 2 Wind project
WILMONT — More than 100 people filled up the Wilmont Community Center on Wednesday night for a presentation on the upcoming Nobles 2 Wind project. Tenaska — the Omaha-based owners of the wind turbine project — plans to build anywhere from 65 to 82 wind turbines throughout...
March 1, 2018 - 6:39am
February 28, 2018
CEO of Chilean parent company of Twin Metals discusses project with local stakeholders
MINNEAPOLIS — In a conference room on the second floor of the Hilton Minneapolis on Tuesday, Feb. 27, Iván Arriagada, the CEO of Chilean mining giant Antofagasta, sat down with some of the most powerful figures northeastern Minnesota and the Iron Range.
February 28, 2018 - 7:44pm
February 23, 2018
Northland utility crews take expertise to Puerto Rico
MARICAO, Puerto Rico—Faced with going into a 1,000-foot-deep ravine to fix a power line near Maricao, Puerto Rico, Minnesota Power linemen...
February 23, 2018 - 6:18pm
February 20, 2018
Electric cars sales, efficiency continue to grow
DULUTH—If Northlanders really wanted to be like Norwegians we'd stow the cross-country skis and stoic love of cold and buy a Tesla. Norway...
February 20, 2018 - 7:27pm
February 15, 2018
Allete reports solid 2017, cost-cutting for 2018
DULUTH—Corporate leaders of Allete Inc., the Duluth-based parent company of Minnesota Power, said Thursday, Feb. 15, that they will take...
February 15, 2018 - 6:20pm
February 10, 2018
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — The future is bright for the solar sector in Minnesota, state and industry leaders said this week. Minnesota...
February 10, 2018 - 2:40pm
February 6, 2018
Lawsuits, contested case hearings could decide final outcome for Polymet permit
DULUTH—After 13 years, millions of dollars and a winding path through regulatory scrutiny, Minnesota's first-ever copper mine might be on the verge of its last-ever public hearings. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Pollution Control Agency will hold open-house...
February 6, 2018 - 7:59pm
February 3, 2018
Cliffs CEO issues warning about Nashwauk ore
EVELETH, Minn. — Lourenco Goncalves played up his company's contributions to the Iron Range during Cleveland-Cliffs' annual "state of the...
February 3, 2018 - 8:56am
February 1, 2018
US Steel sales, profits up in 2017
DULUTH—U.S. Steel is reporting fourth quarter 2017 earnings of $159 million, or 90 cents per share, a big improvement over a $105 million loss in the last quarter of 2016. The Pittsburgh-based company, which reported its quarterly and annual results after the stock market closed...
February 1, 2018 - 4:41pm
January 31, 2018
Geronimo Energy donates $52,000 to four local schools
JACKSON — Geronimo Energy has donated a total of $52,000 to four school districts located near the wind farm the company constructed in rural...
January 31, 2018 - 10:31am