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Bygones for Aug. 21, 2017
Ten sailors missing from USS John S. McCain after collision
Despite hospitality industry concerns, Visit Duluth offers support for sales tax increase
99 years after two French minesweepers vanished in a Lake Superior storm, a new search aims to solve the mystery
Minnesota has a Confederate symbol -- and it's going to keep it
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The Memo: What to know in business this week for August 21
Business Snapshot: Infinity Massage & Wellness
Stocks for Aug. 21, 2017
Biz Buzz for Aug. 21, 2017
Dear Congress: A federal tax reform wishlist from the Northland
Dempsey's late PK sends Sounders past Minnesota United
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
NHRA: Finish not a total drag for Line
Golf: Kolquist wins first Lakeview Medal
NFL: Moon paying close attention to Vikings' QB story
Emily Ford combines history, science and design in her role as Glensheen Mansion’s head gardener
Readings & Writers: 'Far From the Tree' and 'A Bag for a Pony'
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Aug. 20, 2017
Plumber: Time to rethink the standard bar sink
Flowers, veggies and Wilbur: Even the trees have character in Marcie Kalenda’s Cloquet garden
Frank and Gert Tarnowski
Walter & Elizabeth Stafford
Jack Evans Randa
Donald Clifford Morris Sr.
James Joseph Tuttle
Lena "Pat" Johnson
Daniel John Craven
Candidate's View: Vote for an equitable, healthy Duluth
Health Consumer Advocate's View: Fair, affordable health coverage is still possible
Reader's View: Restore educational vitality with Martell
Reader's View: ExxonMobil hid facts to protect profits
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Ask a Conservation Officer: How can you tell where the border is while fishing?
Houston's fishing report: Go deep for lake trout
Field Reports: Continental duck numbers remain above average
Nice Fish for Aug. 20, 2017
Last day for lake trout: Season closes in Apostle Islands area as quota is reached
RecSports for Aug. 20
Mentor Duluth match
August 18, 2017
9-year-old boy dies after UTV rollover accident in Douglas County, Minn.
A 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is injured after a utility vehicle accident north of Millerville on Thursday afternoon. The boy,...
August 18, 2017 - 10:12am
August 15, 2017
Central Minnesota county enacts no-wake watercraft rule after heavy rains
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Fifteen of Douglas County named 122 lakes have temporary no wake zoning on them starting Tuesday, Aug. 15, for 30 days....
August 15, 2017 - 6:21pm
August 12, 2017
Man charged in 2014 fatal crash in Douglas County makes court appearance
An Ashland man facing a vehicular homicide charge dating back to 2014 made an appearance in Douglas County Circuit Court earlier this month. Derek Lee Nelis, 46, faces a charge of homicide by vehicle. The criminal complaint alleges that he was driving under the influence of methamphetamine...
August 12, 2017 - 10:38am
Second man sentenced to prison for Superior armed robbery
A second man involved in the November armed robbery of Kosta's Gyros in Superior is going to prison. Curtis Buddy Robertson, 29, of Duluth pleaded guilty Monday in Douglas County Circuit Court to party to armed robbery. A charge of party to false imprisonment was dismissed. Robertson...
August 12, 2017 - 5:46am
August 5, 2017
Sam Cook column: Back on the Brule, friendship and firelight
ON WISCONSIN'S BRULE RIVER — We gathered on the banks of this hallowed river the other night to say a kind of goodbye to some friends. A dozen...
August 5, 2017 - 9:01pm
July 31, 2017
Subject of Twin Cities manhunt has Northland ties
Murder charges have been filed against a fugitive accused of killing a woman in a Twin Cities crime spree over the weekend. Lucifer Nguyen,...
July 31, 2017 - 7:17pm
July 22, 2017
Woman dies from injuries suffered in Town of Superior fire
An 82-year-old woman died from injuries suffered in a house fire in the Town of Superior last week, according to the Superior Telegram. Douglas...
July 22, 2017 - 12:36am
July 21, 2017
Last case connected to 2014 Superior murder wraps up
Since the fatal shooting of their son Garth on Sept. 30, 2014, Paul and Debbie Velin have become quite familiar with the Douglas County Courthouse. They followed five murder cases from the beginning, watching one end with an acquittal and the other four defendants receive hefty prison...
July 21, 2017 - 5:43pm
July 15, 2017
Superior gets major grant for Wisconsin Point project
MADISON — The city of Superior was the big winner in statewide grants announced earlier this month for shoreline and recreational improvements....
July 15, 2017 - 3:05pm
Driving drunk leads to prison sentence for Superior man
A Superior man will spend four years in prison for his seventh drunken driving conviction. A Douglas County jury in April found Gary Allen Howen Jr., 46, guilty of his seventh offenses of operating while intoxicated and operating with a prohibited alcohol concentration. He was sentenced...
July 15, 2017 - 4:19am
Hoarding case leaves dozens of cats in Superior shelter
For the Humane Society of Douglas County, 2017 is the year of the cat. It kicked off with the removal of 58 cats from a town of Superior home,...
July 15, 2017 - 3:58am
July 13, 2017
Photos: Livestock auction at Head of the Lakes Fair
July 13, 2017 - 9:33pm
July 8, 2017
Sam Cook column: Hallowed 'Hex' hatch holds deeper meaning for some trout anglers
Among fly fishers, the words are spoken with a kind of reverence. "The Hex hatch." Duluth fly-fisher Dave Zentner, 80, has been chasing the hatch...
July 8, 2017 - 8:19pm
July 7, 2017
Sam Cook column: At the river, in the dark, carrying on - barely
Deep dusk had settled over the valley of Wisconsin's Brule River. Phyllis and I had put our aging Old Town Tripper canoe in the river 10 miles...
July 7, 2017 - 6:00am
July 2, 2017
Regional employment spikes in May
Regional employment in May hit a record high for the month, and the unemployment rate fell to 4.5 percent. A boost in seasonal employment in...
July 2, 2017 - 8:21pm