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SD breaks record with six days above 60 degrees, but major snowstorm on its way in southern counties
Acclaimed musical 'South Pacific' plays Thursday through Sunday at Memorial Auditorium
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
Pipeline protest camp being evacuated, with Corps set to move in
Bravo for bus drivers: School Bus Driver Appreciation Day will be observed today
High school roundup: Falcons clinch Red Rock Conference
Swimming: Stingrays perform well at state meet
Girls basketball: Section girls basketball tournaments start soon
Girls basketball: Big plays by upperclassmen lead Trojans to win on Senior Night
Pitino finds lots of new friendly fans as team goes to 20-7
Bill to jumpstart Minnesota shrimp industry passes first committee stop
Elderly waiver program reform proposal makes progress
Column: A failure to communicate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Janit M. Rose
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
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Meester 60th Anniversary
Birth: Feb. 18, 2017
Coyer 100th birthday
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2016-2017 Community and Visitor Guide
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February 19, 2017
Cook: 'Boat Show' a mirror of life in the North
I'm standing next to a replica of a massive Alberta non-typical whitetail deer, and people are coming by to visit. They have come to opening...
February 19, 2017 - 1:35pm
One year after sister’s suicide, crusade to unveil depression continues
DULUTH — Eleni Pinnow says it still happens often. She sees something interesting or funny in the news or hears it on the radio and reaches...
February 19, 2017 - 8:16am
February 14, 2017
Three charged in botched drug deal, shooting in Duluth
Gunfire between two moving vehicles on Interstate 35 in Duluth earlier this month was precipitated by a robbery that stemmed from a botched drug...
February 14, 2017 - 9:45am
February 13, 2017
Missing Minnesota National Guard member found dead near Duluth
DULUTH — The body of a Minnesota National Guard member reported missing this past weekend has been found. Joel Costa, a 32-year-old National...
February 13, 2017 - 11:47am
Body of missing Minn. man found near Duluth, foul play not suspected
The body of a Fredenberg Township man reported missing over the weekend has been found, authorities said. Joel Costa, a 32-year-old member of...
February 13, 2017 - 9:47am
February 10, 2017
Tribal summit in Duluth will target pipelines
DULUTH — About 70 representatives of Native American tribes in Canada, the Great Lakes region and North Dakota plan to gather in Duluth...
February 10, 2017 - 6:33pm
January 9, 2017
Duluth leaders call for end of sex trade
DULUTH, Minn. -- Nearly 80 people showed up for Duluth’s annual program to end sex trafficking Monday, and to look around it was clear a lot of men remain late to arrive to the issue. Of the roughly 80 attendees at Trepanier Hall, the vast majority were women. It’s been that...
January 9, 2017 - 8:59pm
January 2, 2017
Twin Ports women to join march on D.C.
DULUTH — Sitting on couches in the Red Herring Lounge’s basement on Wednesday, women were talking logistics of meeting up in Washington, D.C. The women are among those from the Twin Ports planning to make the trek by bus and plane to the U.S. Capitol to participate in the Women’s...
January 2, 2017 - 8:55pm
December 26, 2016
Minority unemployment in Duluth remains high even as jobs go unfilled
DULUTH — There aren’t “whites only” signs in the windows, but some job seekers in Duluth say it sure seems that way. “Because I am of black, African-American descent, it is not as easy to get into the medical industry even with all the experience I have,” said Erikka Thornton,...
December 26, 2016 - 9:20pm
December 13, 2016
Don’t delay on health insurance, MNsure CEO urges
DULUTH, Minn. — There’s money on the table, and time is running out to pick it up. That was the message that brought Allison O’Toole, CEO of MNsure, to Duluth on Tuesday for a news conference to encourage Minnesotans to get their health insurance for 2017 during open enrollment....
December 13, 2016 - 9:04pm
December 7, 2016
Officials optimistic as Congress approves $1 billion opioid initiative
DULUTH, Minn. -- St. Louis County had the highest per-capita rate of heroin and opioid overdose deaths in Minnesota in 2015, according to state Department of Health statistics. The rate of 13.4 deaths per 100,000 people was more than three times that of similarly sized Washington...
December 7, 2016 - 9:30pm
December 2, 2016
Duluth ship canal lighthouses added to National Register
DULUTH, Minn. — Two of Duluth’s lighthouses are now federally famous after being added to the National Register of Historic Places. The Duluth Harbor North Pier Light and the Duluth Entry South Breakwater Outer Light — the beacons on either end of the ship canal — gained the...
December 2, 2016 - 9:11pm
November 7, 2016
Pence rallies Republicans at Duluth airport
DULUTH, Minn. -- Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence rallied supporters at the Duluth International Airport on Monday to turn out the vote for his boss on Election Day, and then implored party regulars who might have wavered to “come home” to the party’s ticket and...
November 7, 2016 - 8:37pm
November 6, 2016
Pence’s visit to Duluth shows campaign’s changing view of odds in Minnesota
DULUTH -- Monday morning, just one day after Donald Trump made his first public campaign appearance in Minnesota, his running mate, Gov. Mike Pence, will arrive in Duluth to stump for the Republican presidential ticket as well. Andy Post, Minnesota communications director for the...
November 6, 2016 - 8:41pm
Franken, Larson stump for Clinton at UMD
DULUTH -- U.S. Sen. Al Franken isn’t taking anything for granted heading into the home stretch of the election, even though Richard Nixon was the last Republican presidential candidate to carry Minnesota in 1972. During a campaign stop at the University of Minnesota-Duluth’s Kirby...
November 6, 2016 - 8:39pm