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Crews from the Duluth Fire Department quickly extinguished a fire on the Lester Park Elementary School playground on June 11. (Adelle Whitefoot / awhitefoot@lcnewschronicle.com)
Juvenile suspect identified in Lester Park fire
June 22, 2017 - 2:19pm
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A valedictorian went rogue in his final speech. His school in Pennsylvania tried to shut him down.
June 21, 2017 - 10:11am
U.S. Reps. Tom Emmer and Rick Nolan of Minnesota were joined at a Mountain Iron press conference Monday by Arkansas Rep. Bruce Westerman and Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar. Sportsmen's groups are battling back against Nolan's effort to seek Republican help in Congress to overturn a federal mining moratorium near the BWCAW. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Battle escalates over mining moratorium near BWCAW
June 22, 2017 - 4:50pm
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Man who stopped traffic on I-94 in Minnesota dies while in custody
June 22, 2017 - 5:05pm
Suspicious activity reported at Denfeld
June 21, 2017 - 5:08pm
Keillor: Dreadful things are afoot
June 21, 2017 - 9:40am
Christopher Neil Bjerkness
'Ball slasher' faces another charge in Duluth
June 20, 2017 - 6:15pm
Cattle graze in Morton County, N.D., on June 20, 2017. Pastures in western North Dakota are showing the effects of a spreading and worsening drought. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Parts of the Dakotas and Montana are now in extreme drought, the only such spots in the US
June 22, 2017 - 1:26pm
Minnesota residents warned of poison hemlock
June 22, 2017 - 4:32pm
A still photo taken from a dashcam video shows the July 2016 police shooting of Philando Castile, a black motorist, during a traffic stop by officer Jeronimo Yanez. Handout photo / Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension
'I don't want you to get shooted,' girl, 4, begged mother after Philando Castile shooting
June 22, 2017 - 11:32am
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Some gun owners were disturbed by the Castile verdict, but the NRA has been silent
June 22, 2017 - 10:30am
he Lake Superior & Mississippi Railroad pulls out of West Duluth in July 2013. (file / News Tribune)
Scenic train rides start this weekend
June 21, 2017 - 4:45pm
Dan Hendrickson (left) and Jeff Janecek, employees at Minnesota Power's Boswell Energy Center on the Mississippi River in Cohasset, hold a loon they rescued last week from a bridge at the power plant. Loons can't walk on or take off from land. The loon was released into a nearby backwater of the river, where it dove underwater and quickly joined its mate. Submitted photo
Northland power plant crew rescues land-locked loon
June 22, 2017 - 4:55pm
Ned Euliss, an employee of the Rydell auto center in Grand Forks, holds a corn snake pulled from the SUV of Alyssa Kennelly. Euliss, who said he's owned snakes in the past, identified the little stowaway as a corn snake and guessed it was a wayward pet. He said today was the first time in the history of the auto shop -- and maybe all of North Dakota -- that mechanics had done this specific job for a customer. Andrew Haffner/Forum News Service play button
Snake hiding in engine pops out at driver on Interstate 29
June 21, 2017 - 3:33pm
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Ask a Trooper: Road laws for inline skaters
June 22, 2017 - 1:59pm
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