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Data: Dec. 17, 2018
2 dead after horse-drawn buggy struck from behind
Ave Maria: Gift of art wows Duluth’s Holy Rosary students
‘He’s still out there.’ Family of missing Lake Elmo hunter hopes for answers
Minn. health insurance markets have stabilized. Will they stay that way?
Foles again steps in to lead Eagles to win over Rams
Jon Nowacki: Vikings, Cook on the run
Vikings show dramatic offensive improvement in first game under Kevin Stefanski
Vikings owner insists Zimmer’s job as head coach is safe
Vikings get rolling early with new offensive coordinator, overwhelm Miami
Fareway makes donation of 66 bikes
Christmas on the Ranch: With a Purpose
Gordon elected VP of American Soybean Association
Worthington Chamber considering office relocation
100-megawatt wind farm proposed in Renville County, Minn.
Place a Business Announcement
Veeder: Maybe mothers aren't all that different from spider that gives everything to its kids
Hauser: Distraction can lead to inaction during Christmas season
Letter: Community deserves big thanks for shoebox project
Column: February bond referendum nears for District 518
Column: Expanding the discussion of consent and sexual violence
Disheveled Theologian: The Wordless Book colors of Christmas -- white
Look up: Geminid meteor shower on display Dec. 13
Simple breathing technique can enhance your calm
Duluth-based researchers probe indigenous people with dementia
Saying goodbye to the pain: 25-year-old Baxter woman raises awareness about endometriosis
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Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
October 10, 2018
Senate OKs funding for Soo Locks upgrade
WASHINGTON, D.C.—A much-anticipated upgrade to the Soo Locks between Lake Superior and the lower Great Lakes appears well on the way to...
October 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
July 2, 2018
'Huge leap forward' for Soo Locks
DULUTH—A two-year study released Friday dovetails with President Trump's call to fund a critical upgrade in the Great Lakes navigation system. The study into Soo Locks expansion by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers makes a compelling case for lawmakers to approve roughly $1 billion...
July 2, 2018 - 9:10pm
May 14, 2018
Group wants lake sturgeon federally protected
DULUTH—The Center for Biological Diversity on Monday announced it has petitioned the federal government to protect lake sturgeon under...
May 14, 2018 - 6:33pm
January 3, 2018
Arctic air anchors frozen freighters to bring Minn. shipping industry to a crawl
DULUTH, Minn.—Bursting with horsepower to spare in what has been a banner season, the Great Lakes shipping industry slowed against its...
January 3, 2018 - 7:54am
November 28, 2017
IJC wants faster Great Lakes cleanup
DULUTH, Minn. — The governments of Canada and the U.S. are making "considerable progress" in cleaning up the Great Lakes but should set...
November 28, 2017 - 10:37pm
November 13, 2017
Great Lakes piping plovers had record year
DULUTH — Piping plovers are still flying over Duluth and Superior, Wis., beaches to nest elsewhere, but their overall Great Lakes population...
November 13, 2017 - 4:34pm
October 22, 2017
Advent of the tug-barge: Lake freighter yields to barge traffic on Great Lakes
DULUTH—Far out on the lake, a tug-barge can look like any of the other monster freight vessels that loll along the horizon. But as it closes...
October 22, 2017 - 6:00am
September 2, 2017
All aboard the Sandra Faye: Northern Minnesota couple attempting to take 12-month voyage around parts of U.S. in their motor yacht
KNIFE RIVER, Minn.—"It's like a choir," said Edward Addy as he adjusted the twin diesel engines on his 40 foot Bayliner yacht at the Knife...
September 2, 2017 - 10:54pm
August 31, 2017
Antidepressants turning up in Great Lakes fish
DULUTH — Human antidepressant drugs are showing up in the brains of fish in the Great Lakes region, an unexpected byproduct of human waste that isn't being removed in the sewage treatment process. The University at Buffalo in New York reported Thursday, Aug. 31, that "high concentrations"...
August 31, 2017 - 9:06pm
August 21, 2017
Without a trace: 99 years after two French minesweepers vanished in a Lake Superior storm, a new search aims to solve the mystery
DULUTH — The French sailors' spirits must have been running high as they headed out onto Lake Superior on that November day 99 years ago....
August 21, 2017 - 6:00am
August 6, 2017
Report IDs mariners' errors in Blough ship grounding
DULUTH, Minn.—The ship master and "an observing captain" entered the pilothouse of the Roger Blough seven minutes before she ran aground...
August 6, 2017 - 9:45am
July 17, 2017
Noisy fish? Lake Superior underwater noises include ships, wind and ... eelpout
DULUTH — Jay Austin and his University of Minnesota Duluth research team were trying to study drifting ice sheets on Lake Superior when...
July 17, 2017 - 6:00am
April 14, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Administration argues money during legislative break
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Capitol rotunda and hallways were nearly empty at times in recent days as lawmakers took an Easter-Passover break,...
April 14, 2017 - 1:46pm
April 11, 2017
Klobuchar, Franken among senators asking Trump to release Asian carp project
A dozen Great Lakes states senators have sent a letter to Trump administration officials urging them to move ahead with a plan to stop Asian...
April 11, 2017 - 4:45pm
March 7, 2016
Unlocking the mysteries of the Great Lakes
DULUTH — It was a TV movie about scuba divers raising a sunken submarine that inspired Elmer Engman to try scuba diving in the big lake in...
March 7, 2016 - 10:00pm