Bygones for July 25
News Tribune, July 25, 1974
- A $30,000 state-funded study of partitioning St. Louis County concluded that a split of the state’s largest county into two separate governmental units is feasible. The six-month study was commissioned by the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Commission.
News Tribune, July 25, 1994
- More than 800 people converged on Washburn this weekend for the three-day Country Bluegrass Gospel Jamboree, which ended yesterday. Participants from Thunder Bay to Brainerd began arriving in town early this weekend to hear a mix of local and professional performers.
- A player with a famous baseball name has joined the Duluth-Superior Dukes: outfielder Ted Williams was acquired this weekend from the Winnipeg Goldeyes. The 29-year-old Williams has stolen 19 bases this season, second-most in the Northern League.
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