Skip to main content
Duluth News Tribune
U.S. interior secretary tours deteriorating Native American school
Shipping traffic fror Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014
Bygones for Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014
Superior City Council minority blocks Super One liquor license
Islamic State posts video of beheading, warns Obama
st louis county
Duluth-Superior port hums with activity
Brisket Channel proves to be ultimate reality TV
Biz Buzz for Aug. 18, 2014
St. Olaf offers crash course in business world
Bankruptcies for Aug. 18, 2014
Ace little league pitcher captures big attention
Local names & news
Prep boys soccer schedules
Our view: Traphagen House is not the only suspicious fire
An Iron Ranger's view: Heed lessons, aging caregivers
Reader's view: Unfair mandate burdens indispensable Postal Service
Reader's view: Loud motorcyclists rev up thoughts of revenge
Local view: Listen well to campaign promises
Faces & names: Bundchen is world’s highest-paid model
Horoscopes for Aug. 20, 2014
Faces & names: Clintons spend big in the Hamptons
Horoscopes for Aug. 19, 2014
Faces & names: Swift announces her first official pop album
RECIPE EXCHANGE: Bruschetta, Mediterranean Salad
Burger tips from Grill Wars winners
DINING OUT: Vitta Pizza crust brings authentic taste to pies
Pet of the Week for Aug. 19
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Soil test can combat sad cabbage syndrome
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
The baykeeper: Thanks to Roger Lapenter, Chequamegon Bay is still producing big bass and drawing anglers
North Country Trail group to hold hiking expo
Field Reports: Apply soon for Minnesota antlerless deer permits, wolf licenses
Ask a Conservation Officer: State eases fishing license rules for military
2014 Northland Fishing Contests
Another Grandma's Brag Book photo for Aug. 17, 2014
Helping Out for August 17, 2014
More Grandma's Brag Book for Aug. 17, 2014
Births for Aug. 17, 2014
Another Grandma's Brag Book for Aug. 17, 2014
ask an expert
MILDRED "MILLIE" HEGWOOD
DR. ROBERT TILDEN PhD
MARILYN ANN THOMPSON JEWELL BUNT
BRIDGET JEAN WALLER
CLINTON W. MAXWELL
Karl & Erna Schroeder 60th Anniversary
Hayden Daniel Field
Greyson James Warfield
Jordan Thomas Bryant
August 19, 2014
Bygones for Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
News Tribune, Aug. 19, 1974 * Dr. Anderson Hilding of Duluth has donated a 235-acre tract of farmland south of Rochester for development as a residential therapeutic halfway community for victims of emotional problems. The facility will be called “Hildingsgard” in his honor. *...
August 19, 2014 - 12:05am
August 18, 2014
Authorities ID victim, driver in fatal van-bike collision in Duluth
Duluth police have released the identities of a 6-year-old boy fatally struck by a vehicle Saturday and the driver of the van that hit him. Daniel Joseph Borisovich Nektalov was crossing the 400 block of Clark Court, in the Duluth Heights neighborhood, on a bike just after 3:30 p.m....
August 18, 2014 - 3:21pm
Auto racing: Line has to wait for elusive title after rain spoils day
BRAINERD — It appeared nobody could beat Jason Line at the 33rd annual Lucas Oil National Hot Rod Association Nationals this weekend at Brainerd...
August 18, 2014 - 10:49am
August 17, 2014
Today’s Events Baseball MAJOR LEAGUES Kansas City at Twins, 7:10 p.m. (FSN/WMOZ-FM 106.9/KDAL-AM 610) Soccer HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS Lake Superior Conference Jamboree At PSS Esko vs. Duluth Marshall, 4:30 p.m. Cloquet-Esko-Carlton vs. Proctor, 5:30 p.m. Duluth Denfeld vs....
sports / baseball
August 17, 2014 - 11:46pm
Duluth boy dies after being struck by vehicle
A 6-year-old Duluth boy died Saturday afternoon when his bicycle was struck by a vehicle. The Duluth Police Department reported Sunday that officers were called to the scene in the 400 block of Clark Court in the Duluth Heights neighborhood at 3:42 p.m. Saturday. The boy was rushed...
August 17, 2014 - 6:51pm
Authorities ID woman killed in Douglas County crash
Authorities on Sunday released the name of an 18-year-old Ashland woman killed in a head-on crash between a car and a logging truck early Saturday in Douglas County. Gabrielle Bresette was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash that happened at about 5:15 a.m. Saturday on U.S....
August 17, 2014 - 6:28pm
Two children injured in rollover crash on Iron Range; charges pending against driver
Two young children riding in a vehicle without child safety seats were injured in a rollover crash on the Iron Range on Saturday, and charges are pending against the driver. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office reported that a 35-year-old Aurora woman was driving a Jeep Grand...
news / iron range
August 17, 2014 - 8:59am
August 16, 2014
Ashland teen killed in crash on Highway 2
An Ashland teenager was killed Saturday morning when a logging truck collided with the car in which she was a passenger. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said the 19-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash at 5:14 a.m. on U.S. Highway 2 near Olson Road...
August 16, 2014 - 5:10pm
August 11, 2014
St. Louis County to pay $100,000 in wrongful death case
St. Louis County will pay $100,000 to the family of a girl killed in a 2012 car accident in Eveleth, following a court-mediated settlement. The county was named as one of several defendants in a wrongful death lawsuit filed in May by the family of Hannah Wilson who say an improperly...
news / st louis county
August 11, 2014 - 11:46pm
August 10, 2014
Today’s Events Baseball MAJOR LEAGUES Brewers at Chicago Cubs, 7:05 p.m. (FSN-Wis./WNXR-FM 107.3) Twins at Houston, 7:10 p.m. (FSN/WMOZ-FM 106.9/KDAL-AM 610) Auto racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at The Glen Watkins Glen, N.Y. Lap Length: 2.45 miles Sunday Final...
August 10, 2014 - 11:43pm
Auto racing: Superior’s Uotinen returns to victory lane at ABC Raceway
Defending WISSOTA Modified track champion Al Uotinen of Superior won his first feature race in eight years at ABC Raceway on Saturday night in Ashland, Wis., taking the checkered flag in the WISSOTA Modified race by nearly two full seconds. It was his 25th career feature win in Ashland,...
August 10, 2014 - 11:41pm
Car driven by Stewart hits, kills driver on track
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — A sprint car driven by NASCAR driver Tony Stewart struck and killed another driver who was standing on the track while...
August 10, 2014 - 11:34pm
August 8, 2014
Minnesota teen killed, 3 others injured in rollover crash
A Burnsville, Minn., 17-year-old is dead and three other teenagers injured after the SUV they were in lost control, crossed into the median and flipped south of Rosemount on Wednesday night. Passenger Ty G. Alyea, 17, was ejected and killed when the northbound Jeep Grand Cherokee...
August 8, 2014 - 7:07am
August 6, 2014
Bygones for Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014
News Tribune, Aug. 7, 1974 * Plans for the new Duluth animal shelter were approved yesterday by the Animal Humane Board. The 4,300-square-foot structure, built of fluted concrete block, will be near the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District’s proposed regional treatment plant. *...
August 6, 2014 - 10:41pm
August 5, 2014
Northland motorcycle rider injured after hitting vehicle that failed to yield
A 60-year-old Babbitt man was injured Monday evening when his motorcycle struck a vehicle that had failed to yield. Robert Smith was listed in fair condition Tuesday morning at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth. The collision occurred at the intersection of County...
August 5, 2014 - 9:41am