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Jimmy Lovrien

Energy, mining and 8th Congressional District reporter

Jimmy Lovrien covers energy, mining and the 8th Congressional District for the Duluth News Tribune. He was an intern at the paper in the summer of 2015 and was hired full time in fall 2017 after graduating from the College of St. Scholastica.


Phone: 218-723-5332

Mayor Chris Swanson has until May 31 to resign. If he does not, a recall election will be scheduled for August.
The recommendation came on the first day of a three-day public hearing.
U.S. Rep. Pete Stauber was chastised for voting against the infrastructure bill and supporting a petition aimed at invalidating voters and overturning the 2020 election.
The District 7A representative's campaign filed documents with the Federal Election Commission on Friday afternoon.
And the city attorney will issue an opinion on whether Mayor Chris Swanson's underwater hotel and cryptocurrency pursuits violated city code, charter and communication policy.
The backer of an underwater hotel in Lake Superior has been accused of bilking a widow with the promise of gold bars in a cave if he could just get enough money to hire a geologist to retrieve them.
The 300-mile race will begin in Duluth on Sunday and end in Grand Portage on Tuesday.
Last year, the administration initiated a mineral withdrawal for the same watershed as the Boundary Waters.
The adequacy of the original environmental assessment worksheet drew criticism, prompting the City Council to delay approval until March.
It's the second time the Center for Biological Diversity has filed such a lawsuit.