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Records published Oct. 27
Turf wars: NLS plan to upgrade football field under scrutiny
Dayton fails to visit all 87 counties in 86 days
Spicer man charged with kidnapping in alleged violent assault of woman
Man injured in Atwater electrical accident
Analyst: Zimmer tackle rotation versus Eagles 'horrible'
Wild's Niederreiter gaining confidence on new line
Conley, Grizzlies hold off Timberwolves
Roundup: Ridgewater sees win streak end in tough five-set match
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Melissa Heen Peterson
Francis H. "Fran" Uhlenkamp
Suzie Richter letter: Get informed, then go and vote
Ryan Rauenhorst letter: Lang will hold true to his values
Election letter deadline is Nov. 2
Thomas commentary: Donald Trump's contract with America?
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
June 20, 2012
Update: 8-year-old boy survives being swept six blocks through culvert in Proctor, MInn. (video)
Emergency crews rescued an 8-year-old boy this afternoon who was swept five to six blocks through into a culvert in Proctor. He had some cuts...
June 20, 2012 - 3:23pm
Anyone planning to travel to Duluth area urged to stay away
DULUTH - Those planning travel to Duluth and the North Shore areas in the coming days and weekend should check before traveling. A state of...
June 20, 2012 - 2:20pm
Police: Duluth resident should stay home
Jim Hansen, Duluth Police spokesman, said the message from police is clear: Stay at home unless you are involved in an emergency. "I'm not sure how much more clear we can be. Don't go out. Getting to work is not an emergency for most people,'' Hanson said.
June 20, 2012 - 9:54am
Duluth mayor declares state of emergency due to flooding
Mayor Don Ness has declared a state of emergency in the city of Duluth, citing "significant damage, debris and popped manholes." If you live...
June 20, 2012 - 9:50am
June 15, 2012
Search for plane missing north of Duluth halted by storms, resumes today
Thursday's stormy weather put a temporary halt to the air search for a suspected downed plane in the region. Lt. Col. Keith Bischoff of the Minnesota Civil Air Patrol said bad weather grounded the eight planes to be used in a search for a missing twin-engine plane and its pilot after...
June 15, 2012 - 10:13am
April 24, 2012
Duluth band gets call for appearance on tonight's 'Letterman' show (video)
It wasn't really a matter of if but when Duluth's ramped-up bluegrass group Trampled by Turtles would get a slot on "Letterman." The Turtles...
April 24, 2012 - 7:53am
February 29, 2012
Inch-an-hour snow expected all morning in Duluth region
The winter storm took longer than expected to move into the Twin Ports, but it's packing a wicked wallop now with heavy snow and winds gusting...
February 29, 2012 - 9:05am
February 8, 2012
Denny Hecker removed from general population at Duluth prison camp
February 8, 2012 - 9:20am
October 17, 2011
Duluth area man's royal connection to Norway king is family tree
King Harald V probably won't meet him today, but he has a distant cousin in Duluth.
October 17, 2011 - 9:59am
April 1, 2011
Norwegians officials prepare Duluth for royal treatment
Norwegian consulate and embassy officials from New York and Washington got their first look at Duluth on Thursday as they prepare for the visit...
April 1, 2011 - 10:40am
January 4, 2011
Duluth Judge thwarts suspect after home break-in
A Duluth judge began 2011 as a crime victim but took command of the situation by grabbing a .45 caliber pistol from his safe and subduing a man who broke into his family's Piedmont Heights home on New Year's Day.
January 4, 2011 - 10:11am
December 30, 2010
Hermantown 84-year-old man killed in hit-and-run accident
An 84-year-old Hermantown man was killed this morning in a hit-and-run on Arrowhead Road, the Hermantown Police Department said in a news release.
December 30, 2010 - 2:34pm
October 26, 2010
Storm floods college building in Duluth
A storm that has apparently set records for lowest pressure ever recorded in both Minnesota and Wisconsin also is dumping heavy rain and lashing the area with wind.
October 26, 2010 - 3:43pm
October 1, 2010
Crews work to clear train crash
TWO HARBORS, Minn. (AP) -- Canadian National is investigating how two of its trains collided head-on in northeastern Minnesota, injuring five crew members. The crash happened about 4 p.m. Thursday north of Two Harbors in Lake County. CN spokesman Patrick Waldron says one train pulling...
October 1, 2010 - 9:32am
September 30, 2010
Girl injured in car crash, Duluth man accused of assault
September 30, 2010 - 12:37pm