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Suspect pleads guilty in deadly Twin Cities crime spree
UND graduation set for this weekend
Northwest ND man pleads not guilty to beating, raping prostitute
A woman called 911 about burglars at her neighbor's house. They were black Airbnb guests.
crime and courts
Final three acts announced for Minnesota State Fair grandstand
Organizers contend with big crowd for downtown Grand Forks rock show
Fargo pastor unveils dark, family history in new book
Symphony to highlight Brazilian music, with guest conductor-composer, in season-ending concert
Enjoy free, family-friendly activities Saturday at East Grand Forks Greenway
Experts warn of seasonal threat posed by disease-carrying insects
Photo of flame resembling Jesus taken at Fargo church
10 Minnesota illnesses linked to national E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce
A bride-to-be lost her arm in a crocodile attack - and still got married five days later
Marilyn Hagerty: A musical time in Grand Forks
A championship rematch split
Riders, Knights near the top
Tuesday's local scoreboard
Tuesday's local clipboard
Lynx vet Brunson credits vegan diet for her longevity
Mervin Ronald Knutson
Glenda L. Glanner
John C. "Sky" Manske
This owl had an extraordinary survival story after a very bad day
Tent caterpillar season looks mild in Minnesota, DNR forest expert says
Doug Leier: Think safety first when it comes to water recreation
Lake Sakakawea could challenge last ice-out date
Another month, another increase in expected runoff into Lake Sakakawea
Commentary: In defense of North Dakota’s income tax cuts
Letter: The Forum should provide equal coverage for Senate candidates
Letter: Real 'Taps' bugler makes big difference
Jacobs: Debate suggests course of campaign
Commentary: Melania Trump trolls her husband
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May 3, 2018
Support builds for Stauber: Some on Iron Range favor Republican nominee in 8th District
DULUTH — It was almost seen as novelty in 2016 when an Iron Range mayor endorsed a Republican for the 8th Congressional District seat that...
May 3, 2018 - 7:50pm
Northern Minnesota man to stand trial in baby's death following house fire
DULUTH, Minn.—A Hibbing man who left his infant nephew home alone can face trial on manslaughter charges in the boy's fire death, a judge...
May 3, 2018 - 6:40pm
March 29, 2018
MPCA challenges judge's ruling on sulfate limit
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency on Wednesday, March 28, said it has filed a response defending its proposed wild rice...
March 29, 2018 - 11:04am
March 27, 2018
PolyMet mine will cost $1 billion: Profit margin down 20 percent from 2012 projections
DULUTH—The proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine near Hoyt Lakes will cost nearly $1 billion to build if it's permitted, but will earn a $173 million annual profit for 20 years for the company after taxes and other expenses. That was the report Tuesday, March 27, as the company...
March 27, 2018 - 6:20pm
March 8, 2018
New wild rice protection begins move through Legislature
ST. PAUL — A long-standing method of protecting wild rice from toxic water, which has not been enforced, may be on its way out for a new...
March 8, 2018 - 3:37pm
March 1, 2018
Poll shows growing opposition to mine near Boundary Waters
DULUTH — A new statewide opinion poll appears to show growing opposition to copper mining near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. In the poll, paid for by opponents to copper mining, 70 percent of 800 Minnesota voters said they opposed allowing a copper mine near the...
March 1, 2018 - 8:09pm
February 22, 2018
Minn. hospital mistakes rise in Department of Health annual report
DULUTH—A sexual assault on a patient in Hibbing is among 341 "adverse health events" that occurred at Minnesota hospitals and surgical centers between October 2016 and October 2017, according to an annual report released Thursday, Feb. 22. The events ranged from falls resulting...
February 22, 2018 - 6:00am
February 18, 2018
Taking the classroom to the lake
CHERRY, Minn. — Ten-year-old Joey Smith, a fifth-grader at Cherry School, clutched the northern pike in two gloved hands. The wide-eyed...
February 18, 2018 - 11:25am
February 6, 2018
Lawsuits, contested case hearings could decide final outcome for Polymet permit
DULUTH—After 13 years, millions of dollars and a winding path through regulatory scrutiny, Minnesota's first-ever copper mine might be on the verge of its last-ever public hearings. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Pollution Control Agency will hold open-house...
February 6, 2018 - 7:59pm
January 25, 2018
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