Joe Bowen

Joe Bowen

Joe Bowen is an award-winning reporter at the Duluth News Tribune. He covers schools and education across the Northland.

He's previously worked at the Grand Forks Herald in North Dakota, the Bemidji Pioneer in northwestern Minnesota, Sun Newspapers in suburban Minneapolis, and the Perham Focus in a different part of northwestern Minnesota. Joe grew up in south Minneapolis and graduated in 2009 from the College of Saint Benedict & Saint John's University with a degree in English and Philosophy.

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The Northland’s only abortion clinic is readying for an influx of patients. Abortion is no longer legal in South Dakota, North Dakota and Wisconsin.
A 6-0 vote during a special meeting on Monday was essentially symbolic, but the message was clear
Hank Berry first reported Katelyn Berry missing on Dec. 31.
Tyrese Murph, 22, is charged with misdemeanor assault, but Douglas County, Nebraska, prosecutors are reportedly weighing whether they'll pursue felony charges
The tribe or the feds can “revoke” the agreement at any time.
The Manitoba Royal Canadian Mounted Police sent a tweet just before 12:30 p.m. stating that Highway 75 is "clear."
The attack happened on May 5, 1992. It shocked the city of Grand Forks and ushered in the first meaningful security measures at the courthouse.
Current Athletics Director Mark Rerick was also interviewed for the job
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Top reasons to leave, according to those surveyed, are burnout and burdensome extra duties.
“It’s just kind of hard to wrap our heads around all that, still,” Hank Berry told the Herald.