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Ten sailors missing from USS John S. McCain after collision
Minnesota has a Confederate symbol -- and it's going to keep it
Clear-plastic noise-barrier walls brighten neighborhoods along Twin Cities-area interstates
Jerry Lewis, king of low-brow comedy and charity fundraiser, dies at 91
Around the arts, Sunday, Aug. 20
Dempsey's late PK sends Sounders past Minnesota United
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
Stenson takes Wyndham title with record 22-under
Twins jump out early, hold on vs. D-backs
Team USA rides early wave to Solheim Cup repeat
William J. Sliney
Edith M. Allen
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Anna "Ann" Prince
Vivian Delgado column: The goal of environmental peace throughout the world
John Eggers column: Combating drugs and violence: the drop-out connection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
Patt Rall column: Sod House Theater holds a sobering production
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bringing the Democratic party back to its roots
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A far cry from the quest for equality
Incontinence shouldn't block people from seeking medical help
February 2, 2017
Wilderness advocates protest against MN Congressman
Supporters of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness protested in front of U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan’s Duluth office Thursday morning against...
February 2, 2017 - 3:19pm
January 31, 2017
Minnesota fifth largest minerals producer in U.S.
DULUTH — Mines off all kinds across the U.S. produced an estimated $74.6 billion of raw mineral materials in 2016, a slight increase from 2015,...
January 31, 2017 - 9:20pm
January 12, 2017
It’s Essar vs. Essar in new $1 billion lawsuit: Lawsuit claims tangled, global web of fraudulent moves by Essar officials
DULUTH — First there was Kramer vs. Kramer. Now there’s Essar vs. Essar. The company formerly known as Essar Steel Minnesota has filed a...
January 12, 2017 - 6:29pm
January 10, 2017
Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
DULUTH — Two environmental groups on Tuesday said they will file suit in federal district court to stop the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine near Hoyt Lakes, Minn., a long-expected move that would mark the first legal action to stop the project.
January 10, 2017 - 10:02pm
December 28, 2016
IRRRB rebates taconite tax to mining companies
DULUTH, Minn. — Minnesota's largest mining companies got some gifts a few days late this holiday season, but it was well worth the wait....
December 28, 2016 - 7:14pm
December 16, 2016
Agreement struck on Magnetation sale
ST. PAUL — A federal bankruptcy court judge in St. Paul appears ready to approve a deal that will sell the remaining assets of bankrupt Magnetation...
December 16, 2016 - 5:36pm
December 9, 2016
Buyer steps forward for assets of bankrupt Magnetation: Virginia millionaire ‘environmentalist’ hopes to reopen Iron Range facilities
DULUTH, Minn. — A Roanoke, Va., multimillionaire who made his fortune in health care and has recently purchased coal mines wants to buy the...
December 9, 2016 - 8:30am
December 6, 2016
Federal appeals court overturns award against Essar
DULUTH, Minn. -- A three-judge panel of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned a nearly $33 million settlement against Essar Steel Minnesota that a lower court had awarded Great Lakes Gas. In a decision filed Monday, the appeals court said the lower court erred because...
December 6, 2016 - 9:20pm
November 15, 2016
Judge denies Minnesota's move to retake mineral leases
NASHWAUK, Minn. -- Federal Bankruptcy Judge Brendan Shannon on Tuesday rejected the state of Minnesota’s effort to rescind state mineral leases under the former Essar Steel Minnesota project in Nashwauk. The ruling, made from the bench after two days of hearings in Delaware, will...
November 15, 2016 - 4:59pm
October 20, 2016
EQB hears request to add human health to environmental reviews
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Environmental Quality Board on Wednesday heard testimony on whether the state should amend its rules and require specific human-health analysis when conducting future environmental reviews of proposed copper mines. Lead by the Northeastern Minnesota chapter...
October 20, 2016 - 9:10am
October 19, 2016
Doctors try again for health study on copper mines: Environmental Quality Board will consider including health impacts in environmental review
ST. PAUL -- When state officials told concerned physicians last year that they wouldn’t conduct a specific study on human health impacts as part of the environmental review of the proposed PolyMet copper mine, they offered some advice. If the doctors wanted human health more fully...
October 19, 2016 - 1:00am
August 23, 2016
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings: State allows for administrative law judge oversight of permits
DULUTH, Minn. -- Duluth residents critical of the proposed PolyMet copper mine are asking the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to call in an administrative law judge to oversee independent hearings on the company’s application for a mining permit. Critics of the copper...
August 23, 2016 - 9:30pm