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Monday, October 15, 2018
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A federal judge on Monday dismissed a lawsuit from adult film actress Stormy Daniels that claimed President Donald Trump defamed her when he suggested she had lied about being threatened...

Stephanie Clifford, the porn star better known as Stormy Daniels, speaks to reporters outside a federal courthouse after a hearing involving Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's longtime personal lawyer, in New York, April 16, 2018. In late August, Cohen said in open court that Trump directed him to pay Clifford quite a bit of money not to tell the world that they had sex. (Jeenah Moon/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Monday, October 15, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

Mark Boben of Duluth was recognized on Monday for his efforts to enhance the Gary-New Duluth neighborhood with the redevelopment of its recreational center.

"We truly, truly live in a...

Mark Boben is congratulated by lifelong Gary-New Duluth resident Mary Beth Strand Monday after the Duluth Superior Community Foundation awarded him with its Touchstone Award for generosity for his work in the western Duluth neighborhood. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Michael LeGarde teaches an Ojibwe word to the audience at the Touchstone Award on Monday. LeGarde produces WDSE-TV’s “Native Report” show, wich won the Duluth Superior Community Foundation Touchstone award for inclusiveness. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Christina Cotruvo plays the harp at the start of the annual Touchstone Awards ceremony at the DECC. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Monday, October 15, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

As much a rarity as a Republican elected leader is in Northeastern Minnesota, Rep. Sandy Layman's case only grew stronger during her first term in the Minnesota House. She represents...

Monday, October 15, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

I thought it was shameful what the Democrats in D.C. did to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and his family during his nomination process. The FBI investigated Kavanaugh six times...

Monday, October 15, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

Minnesota Power's "EnergyForward" plan is misleadingly named considering the utility's push for a natural-gas plant in Superior. Administrative Law Judge Jeanne Cochran deemed the project would not be in the...

Monday, October 15, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

I recently had the opportunity to talk with a mother whose son is graduating from college soon with a degree in computer science. He has done everything we tell our...

Monday, October 15, 2018
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At a July 5 rally in Montana, President Donald Trump went on a lengthy rant about one of his favorite targets: Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and her claim to Native...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) speaks at the 2018 Nevada State Democratic Convention in Reno, Nev., on June 23, 2018. Signaling even more strongly her intent to run for president, and to forcefully confront President Donald Trump. Warren on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, released the results of a DNA test that she said indicated she had Native American ancestry. (Bridget Bennett/Copyright The New York Times)
Monday, October 15, 2018
Duluth News Tribune

James "Butch" Kuronen, who was part of the Minnesota Duluth men's basketball program for over a quarter century, died Saturday at age 59.

Kuronen, a native of Two Harbors, was...

Monday, October 15, 2018
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MINNEAPOLIS—Gophers running back Shannon Brooks was released from Hennepin County jail Monday, Oct. 15, after the Minneapolis city attorney's office reviewed domestic assault allegations against him and declined to file...

Gophers running back Shannon Brooks carries the football last season. USA Today file photo
Monday, October 15, 2018
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EAGAN, Minn. — Vikings rookie cornerback Mike Hughes was making great strides, but now his season is over.

Coach Mike Zimmer said Monday, Oct. 15, that an MRI revealed Hughes...

Minnesota Vikings cornerback Mike Hughes (21) is injured during the fourth quarter against the Arizona Cardinals at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Oct. 14, 2018. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports