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Daily Briefing

MPCA releases wild rice sulfide proposal

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has released proposed changes to Minnesota sulfide rules that are designed to protect … Read more

Enbridge Line 3 environmental review released

The Minnesota Department of Commerce released a 5,000-page study of a 340-mile long proposed oil pipeline across the state Thursday,… Read more

43 additional workers sue Fraser

Three personal injury lawsuits representing 43 persons were file on Wednesday against Capstan Corp. and two of its divisions – Frase… Read more

Study finds Twin Ports aviation industry booming

The Duluth-Superior aviation industry is strong and continues to grow, according to a new study. Read more

Around the Region

Logging icon receives facelift

A 100-year-old symbol of the great logging era Minnesota is getting a facelift. Read more

Kage Innovation relocating operations to Polk County

Minnesota company to occupy new facility in Osceola Read more

Seaway tonnage rises 18 percent

Iron ore, dry bulk cargo and general cargo shipments remain strong on the St. Lawrence Seaway this season, with overall tonnage up 1… Read more

Noteworthy Events

Freight forum scheduled Sept. 8

The Minnesota Freight Advisory Committee (MFAC) invites all individuals interested in freight to participate in an open forum in Dul… Read more


Two physicians join Fairview Range

Fairview Range has added general surgeons Dustin Lucarelli, MD, and Joe Skaja, MD, - to its medical staff. Read more

Three join Lake Country Power as apprentice lineworkers

Lake Country Power recently appointed three individuals as apprentice lineworkers – Dan Cooper of Saginaw, Zach Dilorio of Nashwauk … Read more

Two join Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra board

DSSO announced its 2017-2018 Board of Directors at its annual meeting. Two new members joined the board – Nairi Stack of Superior, w… Read more

Lewis joins NBC's Superior main office

National Bank of Commerce (NBC) has hired Aaron Lewis as a mortgage banker. Read more

BusinessNorth Exclusives

Teachers learn to make math fun, engaging

"If we teach today's students as we taught yesterday's, we rob them of tomorrow." - John Dewey Read more

News from other media

Crash-prone U.S. Navy orders operational pause

Admiral John Richardson, the chief of U.S. Naval Operations, said Monday morning that the collision of the USS John McCain with a me… Read more

Malls become models of reinvention to cope with closing stores

At Opry Mills in Nashville, shoppers can sift through sheets at Bed, Bath & Beyond, pick up a doll at Toys R Us — or snap a pict… Read more

Volkswagen to revive microbus

Volkswagen Microbus fanatics have been wishing for this model’s revival for decades, and VW has been teasing them for nearly as long. Read more

Walmart Is Bringing Uber Grocery Delivery Service to Two New Markets

Walmartis deepening its partnership with Uber as it looks to win the grocery deliver war it is waging with Read more

Trump, Bannon part ways

President Trump has told senior aides that he has decided to remove Stephen K. Bannon, the embattled White House chief strategist wh… Read more

Sun Country to go no-frills

Sun Country Airlines, which had managed to distance itself from other low-cost airlines by not charging extra fees, is apparently jo… Read more

Weather Today

Mainly clear


71° 53°

Mainly clear

Humidity: 82%
Cloud Coverage: 3%
Wind: NW at 10 mph
Chance of Rain: 0%
UV Index: 0 Low
Sunrise: 06:15:37 am
Sunset: 08:05:37 pm

This Week's Forecast

Day Precip Temp
Mainly clear Tue
0% 71° 53°
Partly cloudy Wed
20% 69° 52°
Mainly sunny Thu
10% 66° 50°
Mostly sunny Fri
10% 68° 56°
Morning showers Sat
50% 67° 59°
Scattered thunderstorms Sun
60% 65° 57°
Morning showers Mon
30% 68° 58°