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Fire damages east Duluth home
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Binge drinking more prevalent in Twin Ports than elsewhere in Minnesota, Wisconsin
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Essentia CEO, local entrepreneurs honored at Labovitz Awards in Duluth
DNR: Northshore mine expansion doesn't need full environmental study
Housing, retail proposed for busy Kenwood corner
Last Chance owners plan home-brew store in Fitger's
Small businesses find space at new center in downtown Duluth
Wild get first chance to finish off Blues
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Vikings can strengthen cast in NFL draft
Cartoonist's View for April 26
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Band with Duluth ties writes song honoring Brett Favre
Faces & Names: Jenner called brave by transgender leaders
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Who, where? Duluth confusion on stage
Faces & Names: Native American actors quit Sandler film over racist jokes
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Book explores garden creativity and spirituality
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Ask a conservation officer: Know the rules before trying to net smelt
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Helping Out for April 26, 2015
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Field reports: Walleye tagging continues on St. Louis River
Department of Natural Resources officials from both Minnesota and Wisconsin expected to have tagged about 5,000 walleyes on the St. Louis River through Friday, said Anna Varian, MInnesota DNR assistant area wildlife supervisor at French River. The agencies are tagging the walleyes...
outdoors / fishing
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April 23, 2015
Dayton declares state of emergency in Minnesota over avian flu
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has declared a state of emergency as an estimated 2.6 million turkeys have died because of avian influenza since early last month. The action came Thursday with the number of flocks affected in the country's top turkey producing state rising....
April 23, 2015 - 4:47pm
April 22, 2015
Pets of the Week for April 21, 2015
REYNOLDS is a 1½-year-old black-and-white male blue heeler/border collie available for adoption through Animal Allies in Duluth. Reynolds is...
April 22, 2015 - 10:28am
April 20, 2015
Raptors banded by Duluth's Evans set longevity record
How long can a bald eagle live in the wild? Well, at least one has lived more than 33 years, and Duluth's David Evans banded the bird when it was a chick. Evans, a longtime raptor bander and former lead bander at Duluth's Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory, learned recently that an eagle...
April 20, 2015 - 5:59pm
April 19, 2015
Groups visit frogs and their habitats during Hartley Park workshop
The wood frogs were silent as a group of people, led by a University of Minnesota Duluth scientist, walked into the area of wetland at Hartley Park. But as soon as the group was a distance away, the frogs started their chorus of noise again. “I hear froggies!” one of the kids...
April 19, 2015 - 2:27pm
Do it: Watch the woodcock dance
Male woodcock are doing their sky dance these days. If you can find an open patch of ground near some woods, go there at dusk and sit quietly. The male will bob and peent on the ground, then ascend out of sight as it twitters into the sky, warbling all the way back down. Look for...
April 19, 2015 - 12:01am
April 18, 2015
Wolves trapped after attacks on dogs in Duluth, Two Harbors area
Fifteen wolves have been trapped and killed in Minnesota in the past four months in response to verified reports of attacks on domestic animals. A federal court order in December took wolf management away from states and placed it back under federal control, ending state hunting...
April 18, 2015 - 8:07pm
April 17, 2015
Researchers say just three wolves remain on Isle Royale
Researchers say it appears just three wolves remain on Isle Royale, down from nine a year ago and the fewest reported on the Lake Superior island since scientists started studying the population nearly 60 years ago. Michigan Technological University scientists released the results...
April 17, 2015 - 11:25pm
Today’s Hartley Park workshop all about frogs
A family-friendly workshop will give outdoor enthusiasts an excuse to hike in Hartley Park while learning about frogs today. The workshop will teach about volunteer research opportunities by providing hands-on activities for frog monitoring and the identification and assessment of...
news / education
April 17, 2015 - 11:23pm
As canine flu spreads west, vets inform Minnesota dog owners
There are greater health threats lurking, but Minnesota dog owners should be aware that the canine influenza virus that has sickened dogs on the East Coast for the past decade has been detected in Wisconsin. So far only one Wisconsin dog in Dane County has been diagnosed with the...
April 17, 2015 - 9:19am
April 14, 2015
Frog 'winterkill' can be natural occurrence
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has received reports of dead frogs along the shoreline of several lakes and ponds as the ice thaws, but said this is a natural occurrence. Low water levels, such as what occurred this past winter, can increase reports of...
April 14, 2015 - 4:05pm
Pets of the Week for April 14, 2015
BUFFY is a 13-year-old female bichon frise available for adoption through Animal Allies in Duluth. This lovable ball of fur came to the shelter...
April 14, 2015 - 10:10am
April 10, 2015
Missing 3-year-old boy located by sheriff's office K-9 near Eveleth
A 3-year-old boy reported missing in central St. Louis County on Friday night was located uninjured by a St. Louis County Sheriff's Office K-9. Authorities said the boy went missing at about 6:30 p.m. from a home in the 2400 block of County Highway 83 in McDavitt Township, about...
April 10, 2015 - 9:55pm
April 7, 2015
Pets of the Week for April 7, 2015
ZEUS is a 6-month-old male tri-color husky/beagle mix available for adoption through Animal Allies in Duluth. He’s energetic and is looking for someone to play fetch and tug of war with him. Zeus has a lightning personality and could be a wonderful addition to your home. An adoption...
April 7, 2015 - 10:31am
April 6, 2015
It’s reigning cats, at least for the night of the cat video festival
Whatever your position may be on cats, it needs to be said that there’s enough interest in felines to fill one of the theaters at Duluth’s Zinema 2 (maximum occupancy: 102) on a chilly April evening. Twice. “Both shows sold out,” said Anne Dugan, executive and artistic director...
a&e / movies
April 6, 2015 - 11:17pm