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Astro Bob blog: Goodmorning moon / Tomorrow's Titan flyby
Vandals damage new trees on Superior boulevard
Candidate faces lawsuit for sawing garage in half in ongoing property dispute
Dayton’s challenger happy with poll numbers
Shipping traffic for Sept. 21
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ME Elecmetal announces layoffs at Gary-New Duluth foundry
Apple iPhone 6 pre-orders hit record 4 million on first day
Second wave of Kwik Trip stores planned for the Twin Ports area next year
Superior-based Internet provider aims to draw cord-cutters
Biz Buzz for Sept. 15, 2014
Vikings move on without Peterson
Goucher sixth at Philadelphia half-marathon
Former Grand Rapids basketball standout commits to Wisconsin
College football: UMD weathers storm against Mustangs
Prep report: East duo combines for four goals in win
National view: Islamic State laid a trap to become main US foil
National view: Obama’s plan may lead to a war on the ground
Local view: Election is important for women and families
Police chiefs' view: Open up the police recruitment process
National view: Peterson mounts illogical defense for alleged beating of son
Review: DSSO season opener full of surprises, treats
Horoscopes for Sept. 21, 2014
Theater Review: Tales of a Gen-X childhood — perhaps yours
Book blurb: “Sled Dogs to Saint Paul”
Book blurb: “Sukulaiset: The Kindred”
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Make nikko blues produce and hydrangeas bloom
Countertop composting made easy
Horoscopes for Sept. 20, 2014
Eh?: Enger Tower goes red
Eh?: Indulge in science
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Field reports: Northern Wisconsin sees slight drop in ruffed grouse broods
Ask a conservation officer: Woodcock hunters limited to three shells
Rural Duluth farmer implements sustainable methods
Helping Out for September 21, 2014
Five Questions with Cassie Borges
Astro Bob: Scorpius blazes red during visit from Mars
Geekstream: Haunted by a ghost of school days past
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September 2, 2014
Seven Bridges Road reopens after flooding repairs completed
Duluth’s Seven Bridges Road has quietly reopened to traffic more than two years after floodwaters wreaked havoc on the scenic drive. Repairs to the road are expected to total about $450,000, according to Daniel Fanning, director of public policy and communication for the city of...
September 2, 2014 - 10:04pm
August 31, 2014
Today’s Events Baseball MAJOR LEAGUES Twins at Baltimore, 12:35 p.m. (FSN/WMOZ-FM 106.9/KDAL-AM 610) Brewers at Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m. (FSN-Wis./WNXR-FM 107.3) Auto racing NASCAR Sprint Cup at Atlanta Motor Speeday Sunday results 1. (5) Kasey Kahne, 708 points 2....
sports / football
August 31, 2014 - 11:25pm
Minnesota race car driver Line enjoys ‘sweet’ win in Indy
INDIANAPOLIS — Two weeks ago at his home track, Brainerd International Raceway, Jason Line of Wright, Minn., predicted winning the rain-delayed 33rd annual Lucas Oil National Hot Rod Association Nationals in Indianapolis instead of Brainerd wouldn’t be as special as coming in...
August 31, 2014 - 8:29pm
August 30, 2014
Duluth man remains in critical condition after being hit by rock through windshield
A Duluth man who was injured when a rock crashed through the windshield of his car on Thursday was in critical condition Friday evening at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center, a hospital spokeswoman said. Carney Lien, 32, was driving a 2013 Chevrolet Cruze east on U.S. Highway...
August 30, 2014 - 12:11am
August 28, 2014
Smith races to Silver 1000 title
Brady Smith doesn’t race in the Northland much anymore, but when he does, it always seems like he is the driver to beat. Especially when he gets a front-row starting spot. Smith, of Solon Springs, burst to the lead at the start of the 42nd annual Silver 1000 and went on to win...
August 28, 2014 - 11:41pm
Duluth man seriously hurt when rock goes through windshield
A 32-year-old Duluth man was seriously injured Thursday when he was struck by a rock that broke through his windshield along U.S. Highway 2 near Grand Rapids. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that Carney Lien was driving a 2013 Chevrolet Cruze east on Highway 2 near Alice Road,...
August 28, 2014 - 7:35pm
Early morning chase ends in arrest of Meadowlands man
A 54-year-old Meadowlands man was arrested early this morning after leading deputies on a pursuit northwest of Duluth, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office. The chase started after the Holiday Station in Pike Lake reported the car driving off without paying for gas....
news / st louis county
August 28, 2014 - 10:24am
August 27, 2014
Silver Bay's VanHouse plans to go full throttle in Silver 1000
Deven VanHouse was one of the Northland’s most prolific hockey scorers in high school, earning 65 points as a senior at Silver Bay in 2004. VanHouse’s strength was speed, something he also has applied in more recent years to stock car racing. VanHouse is hoping for a strong...
August 27, 2014 - 11:29pm
Auto sales surge, but buyers may have loans longer than the cars
WASHINGTON — U.S. automobile sales are sizzling in part because Americans increasingly are taking out longer and longer loans to purchase used and new vehicles. That U.S. consumers are unleashing pent-up demand after holding off on buying new cars is good news. But it may be a...
August 27, 2014 - 10:17pm
MnDOT plans outreach for overhaul of Grand Avenue
Patchwork fixes to the cracks and potholes that mar Duluth’s Grand Avenue soon will be replaced with a long-term solution. A stretch of Minnesota Highway 23/Grand Avenue is scheduled to undergo a two-year construction overhaul beginning in the spring of 2015, with the affected...
August 27, 2014 - 10:06pm
August 26, 2014
West Duluth intersection of 63rd Avenue West and Bristol Street reopens
After a wait of more than two years, residents of West Duluth soon will regain full access to 63rd Avenue West and Bristol Street. Paving work is underway this week on the two roadways that were closed to through traffic after the record flooding of June 2012, when the raging waters...
August 26, 2014 - 9:48pm
Two charged with stabbing man, then burning his truck
Two men were arraigned Tuesday in State District Court in Duluth on charges that they lured a 22-year-old Hermantown man to a rural Rice Lake...
news / crime
August 26, 2014 - 9:45pm
Eh? Haines Road wins international kudos
It’s turning out to be quite a banner year for Duluth when it comes to being named to various “best of” lists, from best outdoor lifestyle city to top coastal college town. Now you can add one of our area roads to the list of lists. The rebuilding of Haines Road after the 2012...
August 26, 2014 - 9:42pm
August 25, 2014
Hudack makes history at Ashland's ABC Raceway
Tiffany Hudack is a competitor, but the driver from Ashland said her No. 1 goal in auto racing isn’t to win. It’s to survive. Hudack avoided trouble on the track all season and the results are history as Hudack became the first woman to win a track championship at ABC Raceway...
August 25, 2014 - 10:55pm
August 24, 2014
Today’s Events Baseball MAJOR LEAGUES Brewers at San Diego, 9:10 p.m. (FSN-Wis./WNXR-FM 107.3) Golf HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS Superior at Northwestern, 9 a.m. Soccer HIGH SCHOOL BOYS Cloquet-Esko-Carlton at Superior, 5 p.m. Duluth East at Park-Cottage Grove, 5 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL...
sports / baseball
August 24, 2014 - 9:21pm