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Cleanup continues: Duluth to offer curbside brush pickup; county moves toward emergency declaration
Update on storm damage in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
Part of Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest remains closed after Thursday's storms
Shipping traffic for July 24
Douglas County Historical Society transfers recovered Nazi artifact
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Rush of interest in Northland gold
Joy Global to be acquired by Japan-based firm for nearly $2.9 billion
London Road apartment complex sells for almost $20 million
Minnesota adds 7,300 jobs in June; jobless rate stays at 3.8 percent
Enbridge agrees to pay $177 million in penalties from 2010 oil spills
NASCAR: Stewart confident, not sentimental, at Brickyard 400
Offensive outburst helps Huskies rock St. Cloud
Nieuwenhuis homers twice as Brewers defeat Cubs
Graves ready for more Olympic memories
Eider at the head of the table
Three Duluth couples, three different uses for their spaces
Rosie the Riveter Day quest edges toward reality
Protect raspberries, other fruit from new fly
Learning the language of gardeners
Chartreuse is crisp, clean, summer color
"Thank You" from the Morgan Long Family
Bob and Charlotte Anderson
Jonathon Howard Plachta
River Lee Robert Thompson
Happy Birthday, Lisa Greene!
Verna Hulda (Ostlund) Kivisto
Donald E. Benrud
Beverly A. Olivanti Aus
Marvin Gene Hoyt
Robert Leonard Pride
Reader's view: Residents should not have to pay more for electric because of mines
Reader's view: Newspaper gives bias slant by telling readers who to vote for
Reader's view: Chinese computer production gives them open door
Local view: Times have changed in small-town Biwabik
Local view: Mining should not jeopardize wildlife and wetlands
Duluth Double Gun Side-by-Side Classic draws owners of classic shotguns from across the country
Sam Cook: A pack full of tips for taking the kids camping
Do it: To the islands
Outdoors notes for July 24
Through Readers' Eyes for July 24, 2016
Snapshot for July 24, 2016
Grand Rapids archer among nation'sTop 10
RecSports for July 24, 2016
Grandma's Brag Book for July 24, 2016
July 20, 2016
Developer of proposed Miller Hill apartment building encounters resistance
Plans for a 72-unit apartment building proposed to be built behind the Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant off Central Entrance were placed on temporary hold earlier this week by the inaction of the Duluth City Council. Developer Ryan Bowman expected the council to sign off Monday night...
July 20, 2016 - 6:49pm
July 19, 2016
Councilors call for more public safety training
On the steps of the Duluth City Hall building Tuesday afternoon, City Councilors Noah Hobbs and Elissa Hansen proposed that Duluth roughly double its training budget for local police officers and firefighters. Hobbs said the city currently spends just $125,000 annually on training...
July 19, 2016 - 6:15pm
July 18, 2016
Duluth to appoint task force to craft paid safe, sick time recommendations
After lengthy public testimony followed by prolonged discussion, the Duluth City Council voted 8-1 Monday night to appoint a task force to recommend how the city can go about providing paid safe and sick time to local workers. "I don't think anyone should have to choose between going...
July 18, 2016 - 11:07pm
July 14, 2016
Dueling directives emerge for earned sick time task force
On Monday, the Duluth City Council is expected to vote on a resolution that would establish a task force to study the need for workers to have access to earned sick and safe time. But Councilors Joel Sipress and Em Westerlund contend it doesn't go far enough and have proposed the...
July 14, 2016 - 10:14pm
June 28, 2016
Duluth officials send sympathies to Orlando shooting victims
This week, members of the Duluth City Council spoke out against intolerance as they offered their condolences to the city of Orlando, Fla., in the wake of the June 12 attack by a gunman at a gay nightclub there that left 49 victims dead and 50 people injured. By her own assessment,...
June 28, 2016 - 10:00pm
June 27, 2016
Duluth City Council lifts ban on liquor sales in Lakeside, Lester Park
City councilors said "yes" both to seawall improvements and to the repeal of a long-standing ban on the sale of liquor in Duluth's Lakeside and...
June 27, 2016 - 10:04pm
June 23, 2016
Vote could launch large seawall investment in Duluth
On Monday, the Duluth City Council will be asked to authorize an investment of more than $434,000 in design work that could guide the city in...
June 23, 2016 - 9:47pm
June 13, 2016
Low-income housing project wins support
After tabling action on a resolution in support of a proposed low-income apartment building in Lincoln Park two weeks ago, the Duluth City Council voted 8-1 to get behind the project Monday night. Center City Housing Corp. is seeking $10.4 million in tax credits from the Minnesota...
June 13, 2016 - 10:30pm
June 12, 2016
Council to weigh merits of low-income housing project
Monday night, the Duluth City Council will decide whether to lend its support to a request for tax credits to help construct Garfield Square,...
June 12, 2016 - 9:50pm
June 9, 2016
Uncertain funding puts Duluth City Council in awkward position
A request for $21 million in state support to upgrade the steam system that heats much of downtown Duluth remains in limbo, due to the Minnesota Legislature's failure to pass a bonding bill this session. Yet city councilors will be asked on Monday to authorize the expenditure of more...
June 9, 2016 - 10:00pm
June 5, 2016
Airbnb will respond online to neighbors' concerns
For months, Duluth city officials have debated how best to regulate vacation rental properties, and now, an industry leader is taking steps to crack down on problem behavior. Neighbors who are annoyed by Airbnb operations now have a new tool to voice their displeasure. This week,...
June 5, 2016 - 9:39pm
May 24, 2016
Duluth City Council tables support for low-income apartment building
The Duluth City Council voted Monday night to table a resolution in support of a proposed low-income apartment complex in the Lincoln Park neighborhood....
May 24, 2016 - 12:38am
May 9, 2016
Duluth aims to hold vacation rentals in check
The Duluth City Council considered several proposals Monday night before deciding how best to hold the proliferation of vacation rental properties in check. Councilors suffered from no shortage of ideas, including: • Adopting stricter parking requirements • Restricting the proximity...
May 9, 2016 - 11:27pm
April 29, 2016
Spirit Mountain director corrects the record on budget issue
Brandy Ream, executive director of Spirit Mountain Recreation Area, reached out to members of the Duluth City Council individually this week...
April 29, 2016 - 6:37pm
April 25, 2016
Duluth vacation rental ordinance stalls again
New rules that would govern vacation rental properties in the city of Duluth were waylaid again last night, when the Duluth City Council voted 8-1 to table a proposed ordinance, with At Large Councilor Noah Hobbs dissenting. Councilors continue to debate whether and how to control...
April 25, 2016 - 10:38pm