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Hotzler earns Affinity scholarship
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Jerry Westrom charged in 25-year-old murder case, defense attorney says evidence is thin
'Illegal and treasonous': Trump says Rosenstein was part of a 'coup attempt'
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Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
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Around the Arts, Feb. 17
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Picking the best of the rest for Oscars
Vacating the vinyl: Paul Bunyan Broadcasting finding new homes for stacks of 45-rpm records and full albums
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Snow leads to slush problems on area lakes
Warroad class sheds light on careers in the outdoors
Retirement on the horizon for Crookston bait shop owners
Animals in region surviving ‘traditional’ winter so far
WATCH: Minnesota angler pulls 120-pound sturgeon through ice
Payless ShoeSource to close all U.S. stores
Bemidji's We Love Messes earns new certification
Ambassadors visit Stittsworth MSU and Smoke House
Digital brands are booming. Can they save malls?
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
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Daniel & Bonnie Grundmeier
Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Season of the quiet Earth
Commentary: How many more lives must be lost?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What is the future for farmers?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Walz reverses on Line 3
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December 3, 2018
Environmental groups appeal PolyMet mine permits
Several Minnesota environmental groups are appealing permits issued last month for a proposed copper-nickel mine in northern Minnesota.
December 3, 2018 - 3:41pm
November 2, 2018
Mining and Minnesota’s 8th District? It’s complicated
DULUTH — Throughout the 8th Congressional District race, there’s been a tug-of-war between the major parties and their candidates over which...
November 2, 2018 - 9:16pm
October 29, 2018
Minnesota sheriff candidate allegedly accessed porn, sexted on the job, report says
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A new report alleges that a fired Itasca County sheriff’s deputy who is running to unseat his former boss misused...
October 29, 2018 - 6:46pm
October 15, 2018
Judge: Northern Minnesota murder confession valid
DULUTH — A Grand Rapids man charged in a 2017 Hibbing homicide case "knowingly, willingly and voluntarily" provided a confession to law...
October 15, 2018 - 10:38pm
Radinovich outpaces Stauber in hotly contested northern Minnesota congressional race
DULUTH, Minn.—The second-to-last money check in the national election cycle found Democrat Joe Radinovich outpacing Republican Pete Stauber...
October 15, 2018 - 9:44pm
September 29, 2018
Handcrafted history: Resort brings sustainable renovations to Iron Range lodging
BIWABIK, Minn.—Shawn Callahan had quit his mechanical engineering job in the Twin Cities and just returned from a backpacking trip in South...
September 29, 2018 - 8:26am
September 27, 2018
Hibbing murder suspect wants confession tossed
A Hibbing murder defendant's confession to investigators should be tossed because he was severely impaired by mental illness when he waived his...
September 27, 2018 - 8:30pm
September 26, 2018
Northeast Minnesota man pleads guilty to trapping charges: Over 600 illegal snares found
CHISHOLM, Minn. — A Chisholm man with an extensive history of natural resource violations has admitted to his role in what authorities...
September 26, 2018 - 8:02pm
September 12, 2018
A baby died in a house fire in Minnesota; now the babysitter who abandoned him is on trial
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Wiping away tears, Krista Swanson recalled the moment she was told her 11-month-old son had died in a fire at her Tower...
September 12, 2018 - 9:20pm
September 11, 2018
Gov. Dayton tours Mesabi Metallics, meets with Iron Range leaders
NASHWAUK, Minn. — Gov. Mark Dayton spent Tuesday, Sept. 11, in Nashwauk discussing the future of the Mesabi Metallics mine site with company...
September 11, 2018 - 7:03pm
August 21, 2018
Minn. Supreme Court to hear beheading case
ST. PAUL—A Grand Rapids man's murder conviction and lifetime prison sentence should be reversed because his case was built on the unreliable...
August 21, 2018 - 5:35pm
August 17, 2018
Northeast Minnesota man who stole military truck from armory sent to prison
HIBBING, Minn.—A northeast Minnesota man who stole and damaged a nearly 20-ton military truck worth more than $500,000 from the Minnesota...
August 17, 2018 - 7:54pm
July 23, 2018
Mesabi Metallics missed deadline to purchase mineral leases, court says
WILMINGTON, Del.—A federal bankruptcy judge ruled Monday, July 23, that Glacier Park Iron Ore Properties had the right to sell its mineral rights at the Mesabi Metallics Nashwauk mine to Cleveland-Cliffs. Last year, Glacier Park sold the mineral leases to Cleveland-Cliffs after...
July 23, 2018 - 10:32pm
July 22, 2018
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
HIBBING, Minn. — Iron Range communities are experiencing record-low unemployment. That shouldn't be surprising. The desirability of taconite...
July 22, 2018 - 4:22pm
July 16, 2018
ERP Iron Ore could lose Minnesota mineral leases
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn.—A day after earning back mineral leases for one of his proposed mining operations, Tom Clarke learned he could be losing the mineral leases for his other mining company. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sent a notice of termination on Thursday,...
July 16, 2018 - 7:11pm