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Sam Cook columns
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Wisconsin broadens walleye management options
DNR postpones aquatic invasive species decal program
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January 26, 2015
Duluth City Council approves $300,000 loan for NorShor Theatre
The Duluth City Council voted 8-1 on Monday to authorize a loan of up to $300,000 to Sherman & Associates, as the firm works to renovate the downtown NorShor Theatre building. The Duluth Economic Development Authority unanimously voted to grant the loan in September, but any such...
January 26, 2015 - 11:27pm
Consultants recommend replacing Duluth's downtown library
Architectural consultants shared their dire assessments of the state of Duluth's downtown library with city councilors Monday night. A citizens' steering committee is expected to weigh in on what should be done with the 34-year-old building when it meets with the City Council on...
January 26, 2015 - 9:59pm
January 25, 2015
Solution offered for contentious Lakewalk link
The resolution to a long-festering dispute about a section of Duluth’s popular Lakewalk soon may be at hand. At least, that’s what Andrea Agar, chairwoman of a task force assigned to study the contested segment of path between 19th and 25th avenues East, believes she and her...
January 25, 2015 - 11:07pm
January 22, 2015
Interim loan proposed for NorShor project
The Duluth City Council must decide on Monday whether to take an unusual step to help redevelop the NorShor Theatre. It will be asked to authorize an interim loan of up to $300,000 to Sherman & Associates Inc. even before a development agreement for the project has been signed. The...
news / politics
January 22, 2015 - 10:59pm
January 21, 2015
Reader's view: Current city logo has the deepest meaning
On the Jan. 11 Sunday Opinion page, the News Tribune asked for the public’s opinion about which city logo the next mayor of Duluth should embrace. I believe we should stick with the current logo, mainly for two reasons: One, it shows the sailing heritage, as the old logo did, but...
opinion / readers views
January 21, 2015 - 10:50pm
Appeals court revives Duluth man’s claim for damages from crash
A Duluth man who was injured when his car was struck by a drunken driver in 2011 will have another shot at seeking damages against the firm that had been operating Duluth’s Enger Park Golf Course, where the intoxicated motorist had been drinking. Stephen Ballard sued Professional...
January 21, 2015 - 6:24pm
January 20, 2015
Bygones for Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
News Tribune, Jan. 21, 1975 * The Duluth City Council last night expressed concern over escalating construction costs on the $4.4 million Arena-Auditorium addition. The project is to include an annex building linked with the existing Arena and an elevated pedestrian walkway connecting...
news / politics
January 20, 2015 - 10:31pm
January 15, 2015
Our view: Duluth’s new logo gets readers’ nods
On Sunday, in a column in the News Tribune promoting the Lakewalk and Duluth’s strong connection to Lake Superior, retired city planner Jerry Kimball urged the next mayor to go back to “the classy, award-winning city logo that shouted to the world our understanding that the lake...
opinion / our view
January 15, 2015 - 12:02am
January 14, 2015
Reader's view: Parking frustrations put Duluth in a bad light
As a visitor to Duluth, I recently received a parking ticket for leaving my car on the wrong side of a residential street. There were no signs posted informing visitors that parking is allowed on one side only. In fact, there were no visible parking restrictions at all; which is to...
opinion / readers views
January 14, 2015 - 10:39pm
January 13, 2015
Duluth officials oppose higher weight limits for trucks
The city of Duluth is lining up in opposition to prospective legislation that would boost the maximum permitted weight of trucks on state and local roads. Earlier this week, the Duluth City Council passed a resolution stating its legislative priorities, and went on record with its...
news / politics
January 13, 2015 - 10:43pm
January 12, 2015
Larson is re-elected as Duluth City Council president
By a unanimous vote, the Duluth City Council elected its 2015 president and vice president Monday night. Council Vice President Emily Larson unexpectedly stepped into the role of council president in November, when Linda Krug stepped down from the post amidst controversy. And Larson’s...
January 12, 2015 - 11:34pm
Council rejects measure to declare shuttered church a landmark
At the behest of the Rev. Peter Muhich, the Duluth City Council unanimously rejected an ordinance Monday night that would have designated St....
January 12, 2015 - 11:32pm
Duluth holds on to police body cam video
Citing the threat of a lawsuit, the city of Duluth has declined to publicly release body camera footage of an August incident in which a Duluth police officer shot a man inside a Piedmont Heights residence. The city has been served with a “notice of claim” from an attorney representing...
January 12, 2015 - 11:04pm
January 11, 2015
Reinert says he won’t run for Duluth mayor
State Sen. Roger Reinert has made no secret of the fact that he was mulling a bid to become Duluth’s next mayor when Don Ness steps down from the post in 2016. But in an exclusive interview with the News Tribune, he announced he will not run and explained why. Reinert said he looked...
news / politics
January 11, 2015 - 8:02am
Local view: Duluthians embrace Lake Superior, just as city logo should
What’s so great about the lake? Most Duluthians speak of Lake Superior with deep affection, sometimes even mystically. My friends and I believe we know why and have found a way to enjoy the lake almost daily. I recently spent several days at Ecumen’s rehab facility, enduring...
opinion / local view
January 11, 2015 - 12:10am