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Winter slows St. Croix River bridge construction
Gov. Dayton releases his state budget for next two years
Former oil company managers get six months time for embezzling $200,000
Four cars drop into lakes in Cass County
Man fatally shoots himself outside Montessori
USXC race cancelled
Passionate Patriots owner Kraft speaks about 'Deflategate'
Seahawks' setup favored by Carroll
Girls Basketball Roundup: KMS keeps Benson searching for first win
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
‘Birdman’ wins top honor from actors in march toward Oscars
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
Kenneth W. Anderson
Alec J. Stands
Louis H. Hanson
Leland A. Hanson
Taste: A little home comfort
Huseby — Schwaegerl
Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
Letter: Why we must preserve the Martin Luther King holiday
January 25, 2015
Hawks outlast Wolves to win 16th straight
ATLANTA — Forward Paul Millsap and center Al Horford continued their campaigns for the NBA All-Star Game by scoring 20 and 19 points, respectively, Sunday to help the Atlanta Hawks to a 112-100 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves and extend the team’s franchise-best winning streak...
January 25, 2015 - 11:55pm
Twins, Duensing agree to 1-year deal
The Minnesota Twins avoided arbitration with reliever Brian Duensing, reaching agreement Saturday on a one-year contract worth a reported $2.7 million. The two sides compromised after Duensing requested a $3.1 million salary and the team offer $2.4 million last week. Duensing is...
January 25, 2015 - 11:53pm
January 24, 2015
Pelicans too tough for Timberwolves
MINNEAPOLIS — In need of momentum in the already-tight Western Conference playoff race, the New Orleans Pelicans picked up some on Friday night by fending off the Minnesota Timberwolves for a 92-84 victory and their first back-to-back wins since mid-December. The Timberwolves,...
January 24, 2015 - 12:06am
NFL: Patriots used footballs that were under-inflated in AFC title game
The NFL said on Friday that its ongoing investigation into the New England Patriots has shown that the team used balls that were under inflated during a victory that clinched a Super Bowl berth. But the league said it has not made any judgments and will not do so until it concludes...
January 24, 2015 - 12:01am
January 23, 2015
HOF shortstop Ernie Banks dies
Chicago Cubs legend and Hall of Fame shortstop Ernie Banks, who was known for his optimistic attitude as well as his baseball skills, has died, according to a family attorney. Banks was 83 years old. The announcement of Banks’ death was made Friday evening by Chicago lawyer...
January 23, 2015 - 11:54pm
January 22, 2015
Minnesota to finally get outdoor NHL game, likely Wild versus Blackhawks
ST. PAUL — Minnesota is finally going to get the outdoor NHL game it long has coveted. While it’s been widely reported that the Wild would play host to a Stadium Series game in the next year or two, an announcement is expected this weekend that the Wild will face the Chicago...
January 22, 2015 - 11:30pm
January 19, 2015
Seahawks rally to get shot at defending title
SEATTLE — Shortly after throwing the game-winning touchdown pass in overtime of the NFC Championship Game, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson knelt down at midfield and led a group of players in prayer. That is when the tears swelled up and began gushing out. Wilson...
January 19, 2015 - 12:09am
Behind Brady and Blount, Patriots hammer Colts
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots will get their third shot at the fourth NFL title of the Bill Belichick/Tom Brady era. The Patriots, who last won the Super Bowl after the 2004 season and lost to the New York Giants in the final game twice since, drubbed the Indianapolis...
January 19, 2015 - 12:07am
January 18, 2015
Saturday: Dubnyk, Wild win 2nd straight
ST. PAUL — Goals by Charlie Coyle and Jason Zucker gave the Minnesota Wild a two-goal lead midway through the second period Saturday, and newly acquired goaltender Devan Dubnyk held the Arizona Coyotes mostly at bay from there in Minnesota’s 2-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes in...
January 18, 2015 - 11:50pm
Saturday: Wiggins nets 31 points to spark Wolves past Nuggets
DENVER — Andrew Wiggins scored a season-high 31 points and added nine rebounds as visiting Minnesota held off Denver 113-105 Saturday. Robbie Hummel recorded career highs of 15 points and 13 rebounds and Thaddeus Young scored 22 for the Timberwolves, who have won two of three...
January 18, 2015 - 11:49pm
January 13, 2015
Garnett suspended for headbutting Howard
NEW YORK — Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Garnett and Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard were disciplined by the NBA for their incident in Monday’s...
January 13, 2015 - 11:42pm
Penguins’ third-period surge overwhelms Wild
PITTSBURGH — David Perron scored twice and set up another tally as host Pittsburgh erupted for its second-highest goal output of the season by thrashing Minnesota 7-2 Tuesday. Chris Kunitz and defense-men Paul Martin and Kris Letang each had a goal and an assist while Marcel...
January 13, 2015 - 11:39pm
January 12, 2015
NFL Playoffs: Panthers no match for Seattle’s oppressive D
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson spent a good part of the past few weeks playing in the shadows of a rock-solid defense and a bruising ground game that helped the defending champions get back into position to host a couple of playoff games
January 12, 2015 - 12:50am
NFL Playoffs: Luck outduels Manning, Colts on to New England
Andrew Luck passed for two touchdowns to the lead the Indianapolis Colts to a 24-13 playoff win over the Denver Broncos on Sunday to step out...
January 12, 2015 - 12:47am
NHL: Blackhawks dominate rudderless Wild
Marian Hossa, Brad Richards and Bryan Bickell each had one goal and one assist apiece to lead the Chicago Blackhawks to a 4-1 win over the Minnesota Wild on Sunday at the United Center in Chicago
January 12, 2015 - 12:32am