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June 8, 2012
The last widespread outbreak of forest tent caterpillars took place in 2001. (File / Forum Communications)
Get ready for the march, and munch, of caterpillars
June 8, 2012 - 2:24pm
Politician's view: Mines mean jobs; so let them in
June 8, 2012 - 7:59am
Local view: Minnesota Legislature failed its constituents
June 8, 2012 - 7:55am
Gus and Amy Axelson brought sons Henrik, 4, and Anders, 9, to the state Capitol on May 31, 2012, as part of their argument against allowing mining companies to explore under their Lake County property. (Forum Communications photo)
Minnesota board OKs leases under county residents
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
Gus and Amy Axelson (from left at table) brought sons Henrik, 4, and Anders, 9, to the state Capitol on Thursday as part of their argument against allowing mining companies to explore under their Lake County property. (Don Davis / Forum Communications)
Amid protests, Minnesota officials allow mineral exploration to expand
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 28, 2012
Rural 'brain drain' may be ebbing
May 28, 2012 - 6:13am
May 27, 2012
Lake County-area schools hit mark in new state ratings
May 27, 2012 - 1:22pm
May 22, 2012
Unemployment rate drops in April in Twin Ports, NE Minnesota
May 22, 2012 - 1:24pm
The first four candidates to file for Minnesota political offices line up at the secretary of state's counter Tuesday morning, the first day they could file paperwork, are (from left) Democrat Rick Nolan, 8th Congressional District; Mike Parry, 1st Congressional District; Joyce Peppin, state House; and Dick Franson, U.S. Senate. (Don Davis / ddavis@forumcomm.com)
Minnesota campaign season arrives with filing process
May 22, 2012 - 9:45am
May 18, 2012
An aerial view of the wildfire that started south of Ely on Thursday afternoon. The fire probably was started by downed powerlines and grew at such a rapid rate that it threatened the community of Ely, prompting evacuations of the southern areas of the city. For more photos, see pages A5 and B6. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
Winds worry fire crews as they battle to contain blaze near Ely
May 18, 2012 - 12:01pm
May 16, 2012
Wayne Smith (from left), Jean Paine and Connie Smith, all visiting from Pennsylvania, take in the view earlier this week from the new overlook at the Mount Josephine Rest Area along Minnesota Highway 61 near Grand Portage. Susie Island is among the features seen in the foreground; Isle Royale looms on the horizon, more than 15 miles away. (Andrew Krueger / akrueger@duluthnews.com)play button
Renovated overlook along Highway 61 boasts spectacular views (with video)
May 16, 2012 - 12:00am
May 7, 2012
Minnesota Vikings fan George Green, of St. Paul, walks with a team flag in front of the State Capitol in Monday, May 7, 2012, in St. Paul as lawmakers in the House were taking up a bill for a new stadium. (Jim Mone / Associated Press)
Minnesota House approves Vikings stadium plan
May 7, 2012 - 11:00pm
May 5, 2012
Candidate Rick Nolan speaks during the DFL candidate forum for the 8th Congressional District in April 2012 at Somers Hall on the campus of the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Nolan wins endorsement at 8th Congressional District DFL convention
May 5, 2012 - 4:00pm
April 19, 2012
Reminder: Statewide tornado drills to be held today in Minnesota, Wisconsin
April 19, 2012 - 8:46am
January 26, 2012
Minnesota politicians Bakk, Dill visit Two Harbors
January 26, 2012 - 8:38am
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