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Authorities ID victim of fatal fire in downtown Duluth
Photo of the Day for Dec. 22, 2014
Astro Bob blog: Venus returns, joins exceptionally young moon tonight
Bentleyville is on track for record attendance
Heaviest snow now expected in Northwestern Wisconsin
st louis county
Last saltie leaves Twin Ports; shipping season continues to rebound
Whatever happened to plans to restore Greysolon Plaza’s canopy?
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
Biz Buzz for Dec. 22
Bankruptcies for Dec. 22
Packers clinch playoff spot with win
Wolves come up short against Pacers
Minnesota melts down in Miami: Vikings lose to Dolphins
NFL: Dolphins beat Vikings on blocked punt, safety in final minute
Reader's View: Councilor Fosle’s words were indeed racist
Reader's View: Cooler heads needed in discussion about police
Reader's View: School Board members not on a witch hunt
An Iron Ranger's View: Who counsels the counselors?
Our View: The best gift is getting there safely
Grammy-winning singer Joe Cocker dies at 70
Faces & Names: Elton John marries longtime partner
Faces & Names: Brokaw says his cancer in remission
Faces & Names: Schwimmer cast as OJ’s attorney
Faces & Names: Ferguson signs off ‘Late Late Show’
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Garden rotation
Horoscopes for Dec. 23, 2014
Horoscopes for Dec. 21, 2014
COZY UP: Nooks provide comfortable little places to retreat
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Garden rotation
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 22, 2014
Do it: Follow the tracks
Ask a conservation officer: Photo of license won’t meet law
Field reports: Deer Hunters Association names new director
Neighbors: Trampled By Turtles bring a taste of home to Florida vacation
Helping Out for December 21, 2014
Double the honor: Proctor twins chosen to be St. Lucia
Santa Letters - Page 4
BIrths for Dec. 21, 2014
ask an expert
MILO CHARLES RASMUSSEN
CATHERINE JEAN PETERSON
ELIZABETH "LIZ" ESTHER PEARSON
RICHARD J. "DICK" LARSON
Wayne Patrick Boniface
HO HO HO, Patty O is 8-0. Happy Birthday
Beau Michael Kubiak
Maria Katherine Noyes
Happy Sweet 16th Birthday Jackie
December 21, 2014
Woman killed in crash on icy Iron Range highway
A 25-year-old Iron Range woman died in a three-vehicle crash Saturday night on an icy stretch of U.S. Highway 169. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that Kassandra Keske, 25, of Marble, died of injuries suffered in the crash just after 7 p.m. on a two-lane section of the highway...
news / iron range
December 21, 2014 - 8:33am
December 19, 2014
Capitol Chatter: Agriculture committee controversy continues with GOP assignments
Republicans who will control the Minnesota House next year angered Democrats by leaving a strong environmentalist off the environmental committee. House Speaker-designate Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, released a list of committee members Thursday night, and the House Environment and Natural...
news / politics
December 19, 2014 - 10:44pm
December 16, 2014
Outpouring of warmth outfits all Superior crossing guards
Superior’s crossing guards are outfitted in new high-visibility, insulated bib overalls this winter, thanks to an outpouring of support from the community to help those who ensure kids get to school safely in all kinds of weather. “This really showed what kind of people live...
news / superior
December 16, 2014 - 10:51pm
DTA, Miller Lite to cover bus fares on New Year's Eve
The Duluth Transit Authority will cover fare boxes again on New Year’s Eve, meaning free transit service to ring in the New Year. The DTA is teaming up with Miller Lite to provide the service for Duluth-area residents and visitors. The program, Miller Lite Free Rides, begins at...
December 16, 2014 - 10:40pm
Vehicle rear-ends snow plow leaving one injured
One person was injured when a vehicle rear-ended a snow plow while it was slowing to make a turn late Monday. Angelina Bryant, 40, of Virginia, was taken to Community Memorial Hospital in Cloquet with non-life-threatening injuries following the accident in the westbound lane on Minnesota...
December 16, 2014 - 8:42am
In wake of snow, difficult driving reported in Northland
Difficult driving conditions are being reported across much of the Northland on Tuesday morning in the wake of several inches of sleet and snow overnight. Rain, heavy at times, changed over to snow Monday from west to east across the Northland. Snowfall through 6 a.m. Tuesday averaged...
December 16, 2014 - 6:32am
December 12, 2014
One injured in crash near Grand Rapids
One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident near Grand Rapids on Friday afternoon. The Minnesota State Patrol said Dawn M. Dixon, 55, of Grand Rapids was traveling northbound on Trout Lake Road in a 2001 Chevrolet Malibu. Dixon turned east on U.S. Highway 169 and the Malibu...
December 12, 2014 - 11:19pm
Alcohol suspected in second of two-part accident on Highway 2
A four-vehicle accident involving a semitrailer and a sport utility vehicle colliding head-on resulted in injuries to the two drivers Thursday. Alcohol was a factor in a secondary accident, said the Minnesota State Patrol in a release regarding the incident that occurred on Highway...
December 12, 2014 - 11:18pm
Eh? Oberstar Memorial Highway bill passes
Legislation that would name Interstate 35 between Duluth and Forest Lake, Minn., after former U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar has passed Congress and is headed to President Barack Obama to be signed into law. The bill — sponsored by U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan and U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and...
December 12, 2014 - 10:37pm
Alcohol detected in multi-vehicle accident on Highway 2
A four-vehicle accident involving a semi and a sport utility vehicle colliding head-on resulted in injuries to two drivers Thursday. Alcohol was a factor in a secondary accident, said the Minnesota State Patrol in its release of the incident that occurred on Highway 2 and Maple Grove...
news / st louis county
December 12, 2014 - 1:42pm
December 10, 2014
Saginaw man killed in crash west of Duluth
An 86-year-old Saginaw man died Wednesday when the car he was driving was struck by a semi west of Duluth. The Minnesota State Patrol said Merlin...
December 10, 2014 - 11:11pm
Wisconsin man tells fish story during drunken driving stop
MILWAUKEE - A central Wisconsin man told a sheriff's deputy he had not been drinking, but rather eating beer-battered fish, when he was pulled over for what could be his 10th drunken driving offense, according to an incident report released on Wednesday. John Przybyla, 73, of Friendship,...
news / crime
December 10, 2014 - 5:00pm
December 9, 2014
Carolina Panthers QB involved in car accident
Cam Newton suffers fractured bones in his back
December 9, 2014 - 8:20pm
December 8, 2014
Snow causes headaches for drivers; car, coal truck collide near Proctor
Parts of the Northland woke up to as much as 4 inches of wet, heavy snow on Monday, causing difficult driving conditions and apparently contributing to a car-semi collision west of Proctor that resulted in 50,000 pounds of coal spilling into a ditch. The snowfall reached about 4...
December 8, 2014 - 8:32pm
Minnesota man arrested for DUI after pickup cut in half by semi
FESSENDEN, N.D. -- A Minnesota man was arrested for driving under the influence after his pickup was cut in half by a truck hauling a mobile home Sunday morning in central North Dakota. North Dakota Highway Patrol Sgt. Robert Kennedy said Erik Blume, 35, of Baxter, Minn., was...
December 8, 2014 - 3:47pm