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Sunset Park is headquarters for Saturday swim, hockey
City sees increase in commercial and residential development in 2016
Worthington man sentenced for first-degree criminal sexual conduct
Legislation would pay Minnesotans for Wisconsin tax losses
Is this the year Sunday liquor store sales ban ends? Minnesota House panel says yes.
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Gymnastics: Trojans score over 141, top Blue Earth Area
Prep sports roundup: Marshall tops JCC boys basketball team again
WHS basketball: Trojans claim fourth straight in win over New Ulm
Prep roundup: Two late goals lift LS-H/SP past Luverne
Health care bill offers ‘real solutions’
Letter: Weber’s ‘bait and switch’ on health care
Letter: Changes needed in charitable gaming taxation
Letter: Introduction of invasive species can be stopped
Column: Restoring checks and balances
Dora Mae Laura Pommier
Paul Henry Jones, Sr.
Ralph E. Sunde
Looking Back: 2007 -- Hoffman, Hagen earn special Chamber honors
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
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Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
Enterprise Funds 2017 Adopted Budget
2017 Minnesota City Summary Budget Statement
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January 9, 2017
Duluth leaders call for end of sex trade
DULUTH, Minn. -- Nearly 80 people showed up for Duluth’s annual program to end sex trafficking Monday, and to look around it was clear a lot of men remain late to arrive to the issue. Of the roughly 80 attendees at Trepanier Hall, the vast majority were women. It’s been that...
January 9, 2017 - 8:59pm
January 2, 2017
Twin Ports women to join march on D.C.
DULUTH — Sitting on couches in the Red Herring Lounge’s basement on Wednesday, women were talking logistics of meeting up in Washington, D.C. The women are among those from the Twin Ports planning to make the trek by bus and plane to the U.S. Capitol to participate in the Women’s...
January 2, 2017 - 8:55pm
December 26, 2016
Minority unemployment in Duluth remains high even as jobs go unfilled
DULUTH — There aren’t “whites only” signs in the windows, but some job seekers in Duluth say it sure seems that way. “Because I am of black, African-American descent, it is not as easy to get into the medical industry even with all the experience I have,” said Erikka Thornton,...
December 26, 2016 - 9:20pm
December 13, 2016
Don’t delay on health insurance, MNsure CEO urges
DULUTH, Minn. — There’s money on the table, and time is running out to pick it up. That was the message that brought Allison O’Toole, CEO of MNsure, to Duluth on Tuesday for a news conference to encourage Minnesotans to get their health insurance for 2017 during open enrollment....
December 13, 2016 - 9:04pm
December 7, 2016
Officials optimistic as Congress approves $1 billion opioid initiative
DULUTH, Minn. -- St. Louis County had the highest per-capita rate of heroin and opioid overdose deaths in Minnesota in 2015, according to state Department of Health statistics. The rate of 13.4 deaths per 100,000 people was more than three times that of similarly sized Washington...
December 7, 2016 - 9:30pm
December 2, 2016
Duluth ship canal lighthouses added to National Register
DULUTH, Minn. — Two of Duluth’s lighthouses are now federally famous after being added to the National Register of Historic Places. The Duluth Harbor North Pier Light and the Duluth Entry South Breakwater Outer Light — the beacons on either end of the ship canal — gained the...
December 2, 2016 - 9:11pm
November 7, 2016
Pence rallies Republicans at Duluth airport
DULUTH, Minn. -- Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence rallied supporters at the Duluth International Airport on Monday to turn out the vote for his boss on Election Day, and then implored party regulars who might have wavered to “come home” to the party’s ticket and...
November 7, 2016 - 8:37pm
November 6, 2016
Pence’s visit to Duluth shows campaign’s changing view of odds in Minnesota
DULUTH -- Monday morning, just one day after Donald Trump made his first public campaign appearance in Minnesota, his running mate, Gov. Mike Pence, will arrive in Duluth to stump for the Republican presidential ticket as well. Andy Post, Minnesota communications director for the...
November 6, 2016 - 8:41pm
Franken, Larson stump for Clinton at UMD
DULUTH -- U.S. Sen. Al Franken isn’t taking anything for granted heading into the home stretch of the election, even though Richard Nixon was the last Republican presidential candidate to carry Minnesota in 1972. During a campaign stop at the University of Minnesota-Duluth’s Kirby...
November 6, 2016 - 8:39pm
October 28, 2016
Vice president rallies Duluth crowd
DULUTH, Minn. — Casting themselves as solution-oriented in the face of Republican finger-pointing, and longtime champions of the middle class compared to johnny-come-lately populists across the aisle, Rep. Rick Nolan and his heavy-hitting friends in the Democratic party met the...
October 28, 2016 - 8:39pm
October 27, 2016
Biden set to speak at Duluth college Friday
DULUTH -- Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to speak in Duluth Friday, Oct. 28, at an event aimed to rally northeast Minnesota residents to support U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and other Democratic candidates at the polls on Election Day. It’s...
October 27, 2016 - 7:54pm
October 23, 2016
Gliders provide in-depth scientific data on Lake Superior
ON LAKE SUPERIOR — Jay Austin and Tom Hollenhorst stood in the boat, scanning the lake’s surface around them in the hope that they would see an underwater glider’s yellow tail sticking out of the water, buoyed by its “bladder” inflating to bring it to Lake Superior’s surface....
October 23, 2016 - 9:00pm
October 18, 2016
Two arrested after fatal shooting in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn. -- Two suspects are in custody after a 47-year-old Duluth man was fatally shot in the Lincoln Park business district of Duluth early Tuesday. Duluth police said the shooting was reported at 12:19 a.m. on the 2000 block of West Superior Street. The victim was taken to...
October 18, 2016 - 9:57pm
September 27, 2016
Governor woos DFL votes
DULUTH, Minn. -- Predictably toeing a DFL party line, Gov. Mark Dayton sought to sway voters — at both at the presidential and state levels — during a Tuesday morning appearance at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center, where he delivered the keynote address at the Minnesota...
September 27, 2016 - 7:45pm
September 8, 2016
4 Minnesotans honored as Unsung Heroes
MINNEAPOLIS — A retired Duluth school teacher, an Ojibwe doctor, a Minneapolis woman born in prison and a transgender Minneapolis man are the four recipients of a 2016 Virginia McKnight Binger Unsung Hero Award. The award, which comes with a $10,000 prize, is administered by the...
September 8, 2016 - 9:54pm