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March 2, 2012
Elderly Minnetonka man missing since Monday found dead in Carlton County
March 2, 2012 - 1:22pm
February 25, 2012
Holly Brooks, of Anchorage, Alaska, won the women's race. (2009 file / News Tribune)
Tad Elliott leads American top-3 sweep at Birkebeiner
February 25, 2012 - 11:19am
February 19, 2012
Arcs and rays of northern lights appear to flame across the northern sky as seen from Rice Lake Township Saturday night. (Bob King / button
Northern lights dance across the Northland sky (with video)
February 19, 2012 - 2:35am
January 31, 2012
Tyler Cisar (left) and Josh Cisar combined for 20 points in a 13-5 boys hockey win over North Branch on Saturday. (Clint Austin /
Prep boys hockey: Northland player scores 8 goals in game, brother has 7 assists
January 31, 2012 - 6:55am
January 16, 2012
The only other time the race was canceled was in 2007, although it was postponed and least once and its start was moved at least twice -- once to near Two Harbors and once to Grand Portage. (2011 file / News Tribune)
Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon canceled due to lack of snow
January 16, 2012 - 10:39am
December 15, 2011
Daniel Schlienz, shown here in his boxing days, is being held in Thursday's shootings.  (2001 file / © News Tribune)
2 shot in Cook County Courthouse in Grand Marais; man says son, former pro boxer, is suspect in custody
December 15, 2011 - 7:28pm
October 20, 2011
Boundary Waters fire quiet; crews head home
October 20, 2011 - 9:59am
Lortab is a prescription painkiller that often is abused. (2008 file / News Tribune)
Duluth nurse practitioner investigated for numerous narcotic prescriptions
October 20, 2011 - 12:00am
October 14, 2011
Rich Mertz reaches out to thank Thomas Lund (right) and Aaron Hinnenkamp, who both work at Amsoil Arena in 
ice maintenance. Mertz was skating at the arena on Oct. 6 when he caught a skate blade to the jaw, cutting two arteries in his neck. Quick action by Lund and Hinnenkamp may have helped save his life. (Bob King /
With hockey player's life at stake, Duluth arena workers came to rescue
October 14, 2011 - 7:16am
September 30, 2011
The accident occurred just after noon Friday. (Jan Swart / for the News Tribune)
1 killed in fiery rollover in Lake County
September 30, 2011 - 2:13pm
September 29, 2011
Feds indict 27 in Twin Ports for drugs
September 29, 2011 - 2:33pm
September 28, 2011
This screen grab from a video posted on YouTube shows someone identified as University of Minnesota Duluth student Blair Jordon Moses, who engaged in a debate with Gustavus Adolphus College student Phil Cleary, who was handing out copies of the U.S. Constitution. (Bob King /
Diversity debate deteriorates at the University of Minnesota Duluth
September 28, 2011 - 12:00am
September 27, 2011
Rogers (above) asks that people respect his desire to keep the hunter's name confidential. (2010 file / News Tribune)
Ely researcher confirms Hope the bear's death
September 27, 2011 - 3:29pm
Hope, the 20-month-old female bear studied by Ely bear researchers became 
famous when a den camera recorded her birth and first weeks in the den during the winter of 2010. Now her fans fear she may have been killed by a hunter.
(Photo by J. Runion)
Elementary students, other 'Fans of Hope' distressed over Web-famous bear's possible death
September 27, 2011 - 12:33am
September 26, 2011
Contact News Tribune sports editor Rick Lubbers at or (218) 723-5317.
Rick Lubbers: Halftime? More like naptime for Vikes
September 26, 2011 - 1:03am