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Protests close Mall of America; more than 20 arrested
Holiday shoppers, beware -- scam artists prevalent this time of year
In Colombia, Catholic faith runs deep at Christmas
Schomacker receives House committee assignments
Blood drive set for Dec. 29 in Adrian
Prep boys hockey: Worthington looks for better fortunes in 2015
Prep girls basketball: Worthington fends off Sioux Falls Roosevelt
Prep wrestling: Worthington takes 11th at Riot; Jackson County Central clinches fifth
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central beats Pipestone Area in OT
Iowa prep wrestling: Sibley-Ocheyedan cleans up at Spencer
Column: Marco Rubio's fury over Cuba shift
Column: How to fight the lone wolf
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Edna Van Roekel
Robert P. Knips
John H. Almlie
Jurene L. Roslansky
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
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Julius 90th birthday
Probst 80th birthday
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
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December 9, 2014
Shooting by officer justified, report says
DULUTH — An investigation has determined a Duluth police officer was justified in his decision to use deadly force in August, when he fired two non-fatal shots at a man who was wielding a knife and threatening to kill himself. Officer Marc Johnson shot 34-year-old Joe Zontelli...
December 9, 2014 - 7:46pm
December 7, 2014
Minnesota justices consider in-court cameras
DULUTH — In a media market that spans across two states, even a casual observer can spot the differences in how local news outlets cover court cases on either side of the bridge. Wisconsin is among the most open states in the country when it comes to camera use in the courtroom,...
December 7, 2014 - 8:15pm
November 6, 2014
Fish mercury exposure study runs into obstacle
DULUTH — Nearly three years after a study reported that 1-in-10 babies born in the Lake Superior region have unsafe levels of mercury in their blood, health officials are having a hard time finding women to participate in a mercury exposure study. State health officials are working...
November 6, 2014 - 9:33pm
October 1, 2014
McFadden, Franken trade jabs at debate
DULUTH — Sen. Al Franken and Mike McFadden, his challenger in the race for U.S. Senate, would make a good “Odd Couple,” if their debate at the Duluth Playhouse Wednesday was any indication. When McFadden congratulated Franken and his wife on their pending wedding anniversary...
October 1, 2014 - 8:46pm
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September 2, 2014 - 9:03pm
August 19, 2014
After fire, businesses pick up pieces
DULUTH — As investigators from the Duluth Fire and Police departments continued to comb the scene of Monday’s fire at a historic mansion, the tenants involved adjusted quickly Tuesday while juggling their emotions. “Yesterday I was flying on adrenaline,” business owner...
August 19, 2014 - 8:14pm
August 18, 2014
Fire damages landmark Duluth building
DULUTH — Police and fire officials are investigating the origin of a fire early Monday morning that caused significant damage to a historic mansion on East Superior Street in Duluth. Authorities also are investigating an apparent Molotov cocktail found Monday morning in a building...
August 18, 2014 - 8:09pm
July 2, 2014
Supreme Court decision sparks protest at Hobby Lobby in Duluth
DULUTH — As a lone protester outside Duluth’s Hobby Lobby on Tuesday, Arielle Schnur heard her share of detractors who sized her up as they strode in from the vast parking lot. “I was called a baby killer,” Schnur said. One Florida man waiting for his wife to come out...
July 2, 2014 - 8:58pm
June 27, 2014
Oberstar remembered at Duluth memorial service
DULUTH — It’s been almost two months since Minnesotans awoke to hear the news that Jim Oberstar died in his sleep. Friday offered “some closure,” said one Duluth resident to another as attendees filtered into a ballroom at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center for the...
June 27, 2014 - 9:46pm
June 22, 2014
Steelworkers, industry execs rally against imports
DULUTH — Hundreds of unionized steelworkers from Minnesota taconite plants will join with their industry bosses today in an Iron Range rally to support U.S. government sanctions against foreign steel imports. The rally at the Miners Memorial Building in Virginia is aimed at stirring...
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June 22, 2014 - 9:35pm
June 9, 2014
Pilot’s body recovered, plane remains at bottom of Lake Superior
DULUTH — It was nearing sunset when they appeared. Three vessels. Three frothing wakes. One carrying a body reclaimed from Saturday’s plane crash. That was the sum total of a 12-hour day on Lake Superior, Monday, where 14 rescuers from a host of agencies spent the day first...
June 9, 2014 - 11:06pm
June 1, 2014
DFLers nominate incumbent Dayton for second term
DULUTH — Four years after his party denied Mark Dayton access to its state convention floor in Duluth, DFL delegates welcomed him to the same floor Saturday with a riotous celebration. “This is a great time to be a Democrat in Minnesota,” the first-term governor told a pumped-up...
June 1, 2014 - 9:53pm