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Kyle Robillard suffered a spinal cord injury last July while riding his ATV on a gravel road in Beaver Bay. A year after the accident, Robillard continues to tackle every new obstacle head-on. He will start attending classes at Lake Superior College in August. (Mike Krebs / mkrebs@duluthnews.com)
Dogged determination: Duluth East grad adapting to life a year after suffering a spinal cord injury
July 22, 2017 - 5:46pm
This image from radar Thursday afternoon shows a plume of some kind extending from near the Iron Range toward Duluth. Lake Superior is at right. The photo is labeled "Possible Smoke Plume," but the National Weather Service says the radar blip may have been a large swarm of insects. (NWS image)
Odd phenomenon on weather radar near Duluth may have been bugs
July 21, 2017 - 11:06pm
Pierce Gerald Heston
Hamline student was raped after house party last year, charges say
July 22, 2017 - 4:37pm
Overdue angler found dead on Lake Superior
July 22, 2017 - 6:20pm
Despite being bitten by something -- most likely a fish -- in Island Lake on Wednesday afternoon, 11-year-old Maren Kesselhon was doing well on Thursday. "She's not too shaken," said her father, Ryan Kesselhon of Duluth. Ryan Kesselhon photo
Bitten by a muskie? Duluth girl recovering from scary encounter on Island Lake
July 20, 2017 - 6:53pm
Gene Palm uses a chain saw to cut fallen trees on Saturday in Fredenberg Township. "This is a really tight family here. They'll do anything for each other," Palm said. (Mike Krebs / mkrebs@duluthnews.com) play button
Families, neighbors start storm cleanup
July 22, 2017 - 5:52pm
Mike Wise (left) and Bobby Fischer (right) use ground-penetrating radar under the supervision of Dave Maki on July 14 on West Third Street in Duluth. GPR is one of the non-intrusive archaeological methods being used to determine the boundaries of Indian burial grounds. Mike Krebs / mkrebs@duluthnews.com
Treading lightly: Non-intrusive methods used to chart Ojibwe burial grounds
July 22, 2017 - 8:00pm
A kitten is held by its rescuer, Josh Nelson, a security guard at Black Bear Casino Resort, after it was discovered tucked away in a car's frame last week. (Submitted photo)
Kitten takes a gamble, beats the odds: Tiny feline hitches ride to casino, finds new owner
July 22, 2017 - 6:30am
Andrew Kerr practices lunges while walking the track at the Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center personal fitness center Friday morning. Kerr, who suffered a spinal cord injury after a dive that went bad at Island Lake last July, has made a great recovery. He spends a couple hours Monday through Friday working out at the center. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)
Kerr defies odds in recovery: 2013 East graduate walking, driving a year after breaking his neck
July 22, 2017 - 7:05pm
Bittersweet nightshade is sometimes called "deadly nightshade," but it is only mildly toxic. Photo by Catherine Winter
Ask a Master Gardener: Dealing with deadly nightshade
July 22, 2017 - 4:00am
A vehicle sits empty on Bear Island Road near Island Lake northwest of Duluth on Friday night after it was struck by a tree that was knocked down by severe thunderstorms. There was no immediate word on the condition of the occupants. Mike Krebs / mkrebs@duluthnews.com
Hundreds still without power in Northland after Friday night storms
July 22, 2017 - 8:31am
Cloquet councilors, Fond du Lac tribal officials gather for meeting
July 22, 2017 - 2:32pm
Ashley Mae Peterson
July 22, 2017 - 9:19pm
Last case connected to 2014 Superior murder wraps up
July 21, 2017 - 5:43pm
Record number of hunting dogs killed by wolves in 2016
July 22, 2017 - 5:05pm