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Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

The complaint is oft heard among us Duluthians: The city only invests in Canal Park or the Lakewalk or other attractions for tourists; everything around here is for tourism.

2010 News Tribune file photo  /  Rhonda Cory of Duluth went ďas fast as I could the whole way,Ē she said, down the Timber Twister Alpine coaster at Spirit Mountain in July 2010. The popular ride is open for free Thursday as part of an effort to urge Duluthians to try out the cityís tourist attractions.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

"To see more engagement from community members and follow-through from elected officials:" that's one way to define "accountability" when it comes to poverty in Duluth. Those words are from a...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

I'm writing this letter as an addendum to the March 2 letter, "Montana mine a warning about PolyMet," about the environmental problems today from the old copper mines in Butte,...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

The University of Minnesota Duluth students who turned a research vessel into their classroom not only learned the basics of their class, they were exposed to an environment that would...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

Minnesota Duluth and U.S. Women's National Team goaltender Maddie Rooney has been named the Bob Allen Women's Player of the Year for 2017-18 by USA Hockey.

Rooney, 20, of Andover,...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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ST. PAUL ó If Paul Fenton wasn't already aware of his task as new general manager of the Wild, owner Craig Leipold sat next to him and made it clear...

Minnesota Wild owner Craig Leipold, left, introduces the teamís new general mangager Paul Fenton, during a news conference in St. Paul on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Fenton has served as the assistant general manager with the Nashville Predators since 2006. Dane Mizutani / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is moving closer to freeing the embattled Chinese company ZTE Corp. from severe penalties over export law violations, telling reporters that existing restrictions had harmed...

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in Washington on March 7, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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ST. PAUL ó U.S. Olympic gold-winning women's hockey coach Robb Stauber will coach the Minnesota Whitecaps of the National Women's Hockey League with his wife, Shivaun.

The Staubers will share...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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BLAINE, Minn. ó Minnesota United must beat the low-rung Montreal Impact on Saturday night, May 26, at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis in order to stay a hair ahead of...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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WASHINGTON - House Democrats are questioning Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen's commitment to improving election security after she told reporters that she...

FILE -- Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee in Washington on March 21, 2018. Nielsen told colleagues she was close to resigning after President Donald Trump berated her on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, in front of the entire cabinet for what he said was her failure to adequately secure the nationís borders, according to several current and former officials familiar with the incident. (Erin Schaff/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)