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Armed bystander fatally shoots gunman who opened fire in Oklahoma City restaurant
Harvey Weinstein charged with rape and other abuse charges in sexual assault cases
Paul Manafort's Virginia trial delayed two weeks
A wolflike creature was stalking livestock in Montana. Authorities have no idea what it is.
Fischbach takes lieutenant governor oath, ending 22-year Senate career
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Rockets take Game 5, inch closer to dethroning Warriors
BASEBALL: Grimm selected to Minnesota All-Star Series
SOFTBALL: Jacks hold off Alexandria in 8-3A tournament
BASEBALL: Blackduck opens playoffs with 13-3 victory
Melverna nee Lindquist Watkins
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Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Are you in need of some old jokes?
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
Barack and Michelle Obama are becoming television and film producers for Netflix
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding attracted more American viewers than Prince William's
Around the Arts, May 20
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As waters warm up, so should the bite
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
More than just business: Wells receives Lifetime Achievement Award for helping others
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
New Twin Metals plan moves processing plant site: Company provides update in advance of submitting project to regulators
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Defending the Second Amendment in its entirety
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
Cliffs CEO promises continued growth in '18
DULUTH — Cleveland-Cliffs had a good year mining and selling Minnesota and Michigan iron ore in 2017, the company reported Thursday, Jan....
January 25, 2018 - 3:34pm
January 24, 2018
Officers deemed justified in fatal Iron Range shooting
DULUTH—St. Louis County Attorney Mark Rubin announced Wednesday, Jan. 24, that Deputy Derrick Deutsch and Gilbert, Minn., Police Officer...
January 24, 2018 - 7:27pm
January 23, 2018
Clarke ready to move Mesabi Metallics forward
NASHWAUK, Minn. — Tom Clarke leaned forward in a squeaky office chair in a drafty construction-site trailer, pulled out his phone and touched...
January 23, 2018 - 5:39am
January 22, 2018
Presumed 'Girl from the North Country' in Bob Dylan song has died
HIBBING, Minn. — The woman rumored to be the subject of Bob Dylan's song "Girl from the North Country" died last week in California, according...
January 22, 2018 - 7:41pm
January 19, 2018
Iron Range reacts to distribution of white nationalist flyers, hate speech
VIRGINIA, Minn. — As the nation celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. this week, residents of the Iron Range found themselves speaking out against hate speech following the distribution of white nationalist flyers and remarks reportedly made last week by the president. On Monday,...
January 19, 2018 - 9:08pm
January 11, 2018
Dayton says he's confident about northern Minnesota mining projects
MOUNTAIN IRON, Minn. — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said he's confident Chippewa Capital Partners will meet the settlement agreement with...
January 11, 2018 - 10:33pm
Judge rejects PCA's proposed sulfate limit for wild rice waters: Impact unclear with old, unenforced statewide regulation still in place
DULUTH — A state administrative law judge has flatly rejected a plan by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency to abandon the statewide 10 parts-per-million limit for sulfate pollution in wild rice waters in exchange for a lake-by-lake system with varying limits. Administrative...
January 11, 2018 - 7:59pm
'I feel like my true self': Hibbing man revels in results of a brain surgery never before performed in Minnesota
HIBBING, Minn. — No longer willing to fight the return of a life-threatening, mood-altering brain tumor, Peter Carvalho decided to end...
January 11, 2018 - 5:30pm
January 10, 2018
Dayton touts accomplishments in addressing Iron Range meeting
MOUNTAIN IRON, Minn. — In the first month of his final year in office, Minnesota Gov. Dayton touted his administration's work on the Iron...
January 10, 2018 - 10:15pm
Magnetation startup could come this summer
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—The long-awaited restart of the former Magnetation operations just outside Grand Rapids could happen as soon as the summer, with more than 100 people back to work, months earlier than previously expected. New owner Tom Clarke said this week that he now has...
January 10, 2018 - 6:58pm
January 9, 2018
PCA plans to deny sulfate variance for Minntac taconite processing center
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency on Tuesday, Jan. 9, said it plans to deny U.S. Steel a variance in its water pollution...
January 9, 2018 - 11:57pm
December 28, 2017
Funeral services set for Hibbing fire victim
HIBBING, Minn. — Funeral arrangements have been announced for one of the four family members who died from injuries suffered in a house fire earlier this week in Hibbing. Visitation for 9-year-old Todd Jacob Gillitzer Jr. will take place Friday, Dec. 29, from 4-7 p.m. at St....
December 28, 2017 - 7:38pm
December 26, 2017
UPDATE: Northern Minn. fire claims three lives, two others injured
HIBBING — Hibbing Fire Chief Erik Jankila was reading from a news release, but he visibly choked up when he reached a summary paragraph....
December 26, 2017 - 9:15pm
December 25, 2017
After long road to quadruplets, Minn. couple says they 'wouldn't change anything'
HOYT LAKES, Minn. — Allyson and Tony Ponto were married in 2005 and wanted children immediately. Pregnancy happened quickly, but it didn't...
December 25, 2017 - 8:05am
December 24, 2017
Special delivery: Embarrass, Minn., to get town hub back with return of post office
EMBARRASS, Minn.—There will be space to linger, catch up with friends and neighbors, and talk about the weather with the postmaster. Oh,...
December 24, 2017 - 6:00am