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Shame still surrounds mental illness, slowly moving out of shadow
More refugees coming from Middle East
Top 10 stories of 2014: No. 9 is Dakota Prairie Refining
Griswolds of Dickinson: Residents show Christmas spirit with exuberant light shows
Lawmakers see chances to cut taxes
Nation & World
Falling in love with the pen: California journalist sets out to document life in the Bakken
More competing for jobs in the Oil Patch
In ND, countdown looms for $5.3B oil tax break: Low prices could trigger exemptions
Coal industry pleased with coal ash label
Obama dismisses Keystone XL benefits: Republicans say president is wrong
Monke: The best cake I’ll ever taste
Veeder: Sights bring back memories of songs
Omdahl: Common Core offers answer for STEM failure
Our View: Warm week of weather good, oil prices panic bad
Baumgarten: What ND should remember for 2015
Adams and Braun
Craftsmen install marble at St. Wenceslaus
Sharing culture, one cookie at a time: Exchange student attends DSU through partnership between U.S. and Germany
Celebrating Christmas in Medora: Events honor veterans, reflect traditional cowboy ways
'The Sound of Music': Trinity High to present classic musical
Donald E. "Don" Shypkowski
Elsie (Hutzenbiler) Kilzer
Growing for the community: Stevenson family uses new funeral home as a way to give back
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Winter arrives at 4:03 p.m.
Patrick Hope: Think outside the ‘Box’
DHS students give back
New England, Trinity meet for title game
Strong start, tough finish: Braves win regional dual, Midgets pick up 2 wins at Dickinson Classic
Five DSU football players honored for their academic achievements
Braves edge Midgets
November 12, 2014
Environmental groups, tribe challenge pipeline from Canada
DULUTH, Minn. — Environmental groups on Wednesday filed a legal challenge to the U.S. State Department’s approval of a major increase of Canadian tar sands oil flowing through Enbridge Energy pipelines into the U.S. The groups, joined by the White Earth Ojibwe Nation, filed suit...
Energy / oil
November 12, 2014 - 10:27pm
Man is sentenced for child porn distribution
MINNEAPOLIS — A Duluth, Minn., man accused of possessing more than 5,500 child pornography files was sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison this week, after admitting to distributing the materials over the Internet. Mark John Branovan, 54, received a 68-month prison sentence...
news / crime
September 12, 2014 - 7:59pm
July 16, 2014
Minnesota Power to pay millions to settle Clean Air Act dispute
DULUTH, Minn. — Minnesota Power will pay a $1.4 million civil penalty and spend another $4.2 million on conservation and clean energy projects under a settlement agreement with state and federal regulators announced Wednesday. The Duluth-based utility also will spend another $500...
Energy / coal
July 16, 2014 - 9:21pm
July 2, 2014
Hobby Lobby birth control ruling prompts Duluth protests
DULUTH, Minn. — As a lone protester outside Duluth’s Hobby Lobby on Tuesday, Arielle Schnur heard her share of detractors who sized her up as they strode in from the vast parking lot. “I was called a baby killer,” Schnur said. One Florida man waiting for his wife to come...
news / crime
July 2, 2014 - 11:51pm
May 28, 2014
Retracing Theodore Roosevelt’s river run: Ely men to paddle 400 miles through Brazilian rainforest
DULUTH, Minn. — Following in the footsteps of Teddy Roosevelt, two Ely, Minn., paddlers plan to paddle the famed “River of Doubt” — or Rio Roosevelt — for 400 miles through the Brazilian rainforest this summer. Polar explorer Paul Schurke and adventurer Dave Freeman leave...
news / north dakota
May 28, 2014 - 11:05pm
May 13, 2014
Turning toward the deadline: Minnesota Power set to reach renewable-energy mandate 11 years early
DULUTH, Minn. — Talk about meeting a deadline early. This year, Minnesota Power will reach the state mandated-requirement of producing 25 percent of its electricity from renewable energy sources. That’s 11 years early. With substantial investments in wind energy in recent years,...
Energy / wind
May 13, 2014 - 10:13pm
April 21, 2014
Duluth sees fifth-snowiest winter on record
DULUTH, Minn. — A spring storm Wednesday made it feel more like winter in parts of Minnesota, and the snow it dumped on Duluth made this season the city’s fifth snowiest on record. The Duluth airport received 7.2 inches of snow as of 7 a.m. Thursday, boosting the 2013-14 total...
news / outdoors
April 21, 2014 - 12:34pm
March 18, 2014
Duluth, Superior mayors back Enbridge pipeline projects
DULUTH, Minn. — The mayors of Duluth and Superior, Wis., are adding their support to Enbridge Energy’s proposed pipeline projects planned for the region. Duluth’s Don Ness and Superior’s Bruce Hagen have scheduled a news conference this morning “to show support for the...
news / north dakota
March 18, 2014 - 11:43pm
March 15, 2014
‘Our Potter Potential’ goes live tonight: Millennial’s speech tries to dispel generation’s stereotype
DULUTH, Minn. — What was first a persuasive speech by a local high school student has gotten a cinematic makeover that will premiere this weekend on YouTube. “Our Potter Potential,” written by Matthew Johnson, is a piece directed toward his fellow Millennials that links demographic...
news / education
March 15, 2014 - 11:07pm