How does a tiny asteroid make one of the brightest stars in the sky disappear? By passing directly in front of it. Upwards of 20 million people will have the opportunity to watch asteroid 163 Erigone occult the bright star Regulus next Thursday morning March 20. Will you be one of them?
Malaysia's military believes a jetliner missing for almost four days turned and flew hundreds of miles to the west after it last made contact with civilian air traffic control off the country's east coast, a senior officer told Reuters on Tuesday.
Niluksi Koswanage and Eveline Danubrata
, March 11, 2014
A rampaging, 22-pound Oregon house cat with a "history of violence" attacked a baby and trapped a family and their dog in a bedroom at their Portland home before being captured by police, authorities said on Monday.
The News Tribune publishes Matters of Record as part of its obligation to serve as a keeper of the local historical record. All items are public records submitted by the courthouse in Duluth, though minor infractions for which the potential punishment does not exceed $100 or include of local confinement may be excluded. Most defendants are also ordered to pay court and/or surcharge fees. Individual requests for items to be withheld will not be granted.
At a special meeting Monday, Sebeka City Council members unanimously accepted the retirement of the town’s police chief, who was recently cited for driving while intoxicated, and appointed a part-time officer as interim chief.
Dallas Seavey won his second Iditarod sled-dog race in three years on Tuesday, unseating his father, Mitch, as defending champion while breaking the race record for fastest time. Meanwhile, Northland musher Nathan Schroeder was running in 22nd place on Tuesday morning.
The ice is melting, the snow is sagging, and the puddles and potholes are getting bigger. It hit 52 degrees officially at Duluth International Airport on Monday — the first time Duluth has reached 50 since Nov. 14. That’s nearly four months between 50-degree marks, some 114 days.
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