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Wolves trapped after attacks on dogs in Duluth, Two Harbors area
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Fednav fleet adding ballast treatment to ships
Kestrel combines with Eclipse to form ONE Aviation
More housing coming to BlueStone site
Italian eatery’s owners buy Jade Fountain Restaurant in West Duluth
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Blues even series with Wild
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South pier season: Anglers try for salmon in Lake Superior near Duluth ship canal
MN DNR Weekly Report for April 13, 2015
Cast away: Upcoming clinic will demonstrate the fine art of spey casting
Variety of people meet challenge of monthly dips in Lake Superior
Winter Semester Dean's List for 2015
Week of the Young Child
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April 15, 2015
Duluth police release names of victim, drivers in fatal DTA bus crash
One day after Tuesday’s fatal bus crash in downtown Duluth, an arrangement of red and yellow flowers marked the site on the 400 block of West Superior Street. The flowers were placed by a family member — with the help of workers on the adjacent Maurices headquarters construction...
April 15, 2015 - 9:09pm
April 14, 2015
City, band continue battle over Fond-du-Luth Casino money
Fond du Lac Band Chairwoman Karen Diver told Duluth business leaders Tuesday that her government is willing to pay for city services at its Duluth casino — but that city officials haven’t negotiated in good faith to reach an agreement. Diver told a luncheon gathering of the Duluth...
April 14, 2015 - 10:48pm
One killed in DTA bus crash in downtown Duluth
One man died and nine people were injured early Tuesday when a Duluth Transit Authority bus careened out of control and crashed on Superior Street in downtown Duluth. The eastbound bus hit a large traffic-signal pole and swerved into concrete barriers at the Maurices headquarters...
April 14, 2015 - 7:43pm
April 13, 2015
Empty Bowl fundraiser is today
Food and art will join forces for a good cause today as the 22nd Empty Bowl fundraiser for Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank takes place at the Depot in downtown Duluth. The fundraiser takes place from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.; for $20, people can select a bowl handcrafted by local...
April 13, 2015 - 10:57pm
April 11, 2015
Holiday Center gaining two new eateries
Downtown Duluth’s Holiday Center soon will get busier with the addition of two restaurants. Valentini’s To Go and How Sweet It Is Cakes — a bakery and deli — are moving in and aiming for early June openings. With their arrival, restaurant spaces that had been vacant for...
April 11, 2015 - 3:35am
Valentini’s eyes business customers with plans for grab-and-go lunches, catering
Every time Valentini’s food is featured at the farmers market in downtown Duluth in the summer, they get flooded with eager takers. “We get slammed,” says owner Carol Valentini. “I think, gosh it would be nice if I had a little spot in the Holiday mall.” Soon she will. Valentini...
April 11, 2015 - 3:34am
April 1, 2015
Power outage affects several thousand customers in Duluth
A major power outage affected more than 3,500 customers in Duluth on Wednesday. Downtown Duluth, Lincoln Park and parts of West Duluth lost power at about 11:15 a.m. and service was restored to most of the area at 11:53 a.m. By mid-afternoon, just a few dozen customers remained...
April 1, 2015 - 5:36pm
March 29, 2015
Shear Katz Salon closes after decades in Duluth
Shear Katz Salon & Day Spa in downtown Duluth closed for good this month, with its owner saying that the loss of the energy and vision of its...
March 29, 2015 - 5:15pm
March 23, 2015
Renovations to begin on casino in downtown Duluth
Health resource center also slated for expansion this summer
March 23, 2015 - 2:21pm
March 21, 2015
Maurices building rises, lifts neighborhood
From the top floor of the tallest building in Duluth, Jim Wheeler watches the construction of the Maurices headquarters unfold. Sometimes it’s for just 20 or 30 seconds a day, but it’s always worth the time. “Isn’t that a great view?” said Wheeler, a partner in the 81-year-old...
March 21, 2015 - 9:19pm
March 20, 2015
MNsure navigators extend hours to help with enrollment
Hours have been extended for individuals seeking help getting health insurance through MNsure during a special enrollment period. Navigators — people trained to help with the process — will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays and from 3-7 p.m. Mondays through April...
news / health
March 20, 2015 - 10:27pm
March 14, 2015
Lengthy power outage affects News Tribune building
The News Tribune building in downtown Duluth lost power for more than 15 hours, starting late Friday and extending much of the day Saturday, after a feeder line providing service to the building failed.
March 14, 2015 - 5:33pm
March 8, 2015
Business is booming for Duluth-based Maurices
A new activewear line. More plus-size offerings. Integrating online and store sales. Maurices officials point to recent initiatives like these as a reason the Duluth-based women’s apparel chain continues to grow while some competitors falter. “Innovation and testing is a theme...
March 8, 2015 - 10:27pm
Thai food heads back to downtown Duluth
Duluth’s only Thai restaurant — Sala Thai — is moving from its storefront on Woodland Avenue to downtown. With the move, owner Sumlee Beede is returning to her restaurant roots. Beede is buying the two-story brick building at 114 W. First St. where she started in the restaurant...
March 8, 2015 - 10:20pm
March 2, 2015
Ness lays out vision for new library, St. Louis River corridor
In his eighth and final State of the City address, Duluth Mayor Don Ness on Monday reflected on some of the accomplishments of his tenure in office but also looked ahead to the future, laying out his personal vision for a new downtown library in a different location.
news / politics
March 2, 2015 - 9:55pm