Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Friends and Dylanophiles have confirmed that Echo Star Helstrom, Bob Dylan's high school girlfriend and potentially the muse for "Girl From the North Country" has died. Photo by Arnie Maki courtesy of Linda Stroback Hocking.
Dylan's presumed 'Girl from the North Country' has died
January 22, 2018 - 5:02pm
Aaron Demetrius Humphreys
Duluth murder case abruptly ends in mistrial
January 23, 2018 - 2:44pm
College men's hockey: Ex-UMD captain Carroll dies
January 22, 2018 - 9:15pm
File photo: An undated handout photo of a snow coach near geysers in Yellowstone National Park. (Spring Creek Ranch via The New York Times)
While Yellowstone's staff was furloughed, a snowmobiler got too close to Old Faithful
January 22, 2018 - 2:11pm
David Allen Turpin, seated second from right, and Louise Anna Turpin, seated left, appear in court for their arraignment in Riverside, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. The Southern California couple were arrested after the police found their 13 children in squalid conditions, some shackled. (Gina Ferazzi/Pool via The New York Times - Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Before police rescued their 13 children, the two parents had a history of strange behavior, family and neighbors say
January 23, 2018 - 6:50am
A boy's basketball-size tumor was slowly killing him. He died days after doctors removed it.
January 23, 2018 - 11:34am
This photo from the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore’s sea caves camera shows open water with only a few smaller chunks of floating ice in front of the sea caves. (Photo courtesy Apostle Islands National Lakeshore)
Apostle Islands sea caves void of ice
January 23, 2018 - 9:29am
House members leave after voting at the Capitol in Washington, Jan. 22, 2018. The House gave final approval to a measure that would fund the federal government for another three weeks, ending a three-day old shutdown. (Gabriella Demczuk/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
How the government shutdown ended up being a $31 billion gift to the health care industry
January 23, 2018 - 1:37pm
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., walks to his office at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Jan. 22, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Schumer has rescinded offer to Trump on border wall funding
January 23, 2018 - 1:33pm
An aerial view of East Eighth Street and North 19th Avenue East. Some business owners along Eighth and Ninth streets are opposed to a proposal to add a bike lane, which would reduce on-street parking. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Bike lane plans inflate ire among some Duluth business owners
January 22, 2018 - 6:46pm
Tom Clarke, who is leading efforts to restart the former Essar Steel Minnesota project as Mesabi Metallics, talks about the project in what will be the plant’s pelletizing building near Nashwauk earlier this month. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Clarke ready to move Mesabi Metallics forward
January 22, 2018 - 7:15pm
Kentucky governor: 2 dead in school shooting, 12 others wounded
January 23, 2018 - 10:51am
Community members get together to help get a school bus unstuck near Central Avenue and Grotto Street in St. Paul during a snow storm in St. Paul on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. Eventually a tow truck was called to help pull the school bus out of the snow. (John Autey / Pioneer Press)
St. Paul school buses delayed, stranding some students for hours; district closed Tuesday
January 23, 2018 - 11:56am
Video shows Border Patrol officers asking Greyhound passengers for IDs, taking woman into custody
January 23, 2018 - 9:50am
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer during the first quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship game at Lincoln Financial Field. Mandatory Credit: James Lang-USA TODAY Sports
Vikings' Zimmer: Need to evaluate all QB options
January 23, 2018 - 2:03pm
randomness