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Bank of America ordered to pay $1.27 billion for Countrywide fraud
U.S. economy rebounds strongly in second quarter
Franchisee outlines plans for Dunkin' Donuts locations in Northland
Dollar Tree to buy rival Family Dollar for $8.5 billion
Dunkin’ Donuts to open seven restaurants in Duluth area
Former UMD football players tackle the business world
Gophers' Kill hopes lifestyle changes prevent seizures
Huskies win game that spanned two countries
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Candidate's view: No to copper mining, fluoride; yes to cannabis
Candidate's view: Our vision is of peace, prosperity
DFLers also looking to knock off Dayton
Our view: Should Duluth have gone to 1 high school?
Reader's view: Krauthammer’s column was right on Israel and Hamas
From ‘Purple Rain’ to pop icon: How 1984 made Prince a superstar
Christa Lawler column: Pop culture on the sly
Road trips: Making music in Mahtowa
Road trips: Fringe Festival features eclectic mix
Horoscopes for July 29, 2014
Faces & Names: Cruz clarifies stance on Middle East conflict
Faces & Names: Shum joins ‘Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon’ sequel
Faces & Names: Allison Williams to play Peter Pan for NBC musical
Health notes: St. Scholastica helps Human Development Center go electronic
RECIPE EXCHANGE: Watermelon Salsa, more
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Nice Fish Gallery for 2014
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 28, 2014
Field reports: Minnesota DNR raises wolf quota. license numbers
Ask a conservation officer: Culling fish is legal, but not a good idea
Viral image sparked new career trajectory for Bayfield photographer
More 2014 Spring Dean's Lists
Can a summer romance last?
Five Questions with Tom Lundgren
Neighbors: Hometown traditions capture nostalgia
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Larry Edward Hellstram
Paulette R. Bodine
Lorraine E. Crotteau
Donald and Mary Jane Maypole
Come Celebrate Bill Warn's Retirement
Dick Simonson's Retirement Open House
Richard and Janet Buczynski
July 29, 2014
Weighed down by old building, downtown Duluth youth ministry seeks buyer
Erick Hermanson and those who know him are familiar with transformations in life. “I first met Erick at a New Year’s Eve lock-in,” Alexis LeBlanc said. “He was the singer of Godhead and Manhood, a Christian metal hardcore band. I thought, ‘Who is this guy with the cool...
July 29, 2014 - 11:19pm
July 21, 2014
NorShor renovation prompts business changes in downtown Duluth
When Tami LaPole Edmunds and her husband, Dan Edmunds, opened Art in the Alley Home in the NorShor Theatre annex in late 2012, they knew their...
July 21, 2014 - 7:55am
July 16, 2014
Retired doc finds fun in watercolor painting
Dylan Marvel, email@example.com Dr. Lloyd Backus retired more than 20 years ago, but that doesn’t mean he stopped working. Soon after he put down the stethoscope, he picked up his new operating tools — a paintbrush and a blank canvas. After taking some starter courses,...
a&e / arts
July 16, 2014 - 5:25pm
July 14, 2014
Eh? Fresh off the farm
It’s that time again, when fresh foods, fruits and flowers come off the farm and in your front door. The Downtown Farmers Market will be in Lake Superior Plaza, at Lake Avenue and Superior Street, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today. The market will be held every Tuesday at the same...
July 14, 2014 - 10:41pm
July 13, 2014
Duluth's Old Downtown shines as signs of Last Place fade
Mark Fredrickson is a much happier person these days. The co-owner of ShelDon printing company on East Superior Street, Fredrickson feels the war on synthetic drugs in downtown Duluth has been won. After years of fighting what he describes as “true urban decay,” Fredrickson recently...
July 13, 2014 - 8:00am
July 12, 2014
Blink: A weekly slice of life
This is an example of getting a photo other than the one I had planned. Like many people, I’ve been watching the demolition of the old KDLH-TV...
July 12, 2014 - 6:35pm
July 10, 2014
Sentencing date set for Last Place on Earth owner Jim Carlson
Sentencing for Last Place on Earth owner Jim Carlson has been set for Aug. 14 in Minneapolis, his attorney said. Attorney Randall Tigue told the News Tribune that he was notified of the hearing Thursday morning. In October, a federal jury in Minneapolis found Carlson, 57, guilty...
news / crime
July 10, 2014 - 12:25pm
Tenants aboil about lack of hot water in downtown Duluth high-rise
As a humanitarian volunteer, Marian Green used to respond to disaster areas across the country. “I’m used to primitive conditions,” she said. But the 60-year-old resident of the Gateway Tower never expected to live primitively in her own apartment. The 14-floor tower on the...
July 10, 2014 - 8:47am
July 9, 2014
It’s sun, shopping and smiles at downtown Duluth’s Sidewalk Days
One tote bag for sale touted, “Life is a special occasion.” It may as well have been the motto for Wednesday’s start to three days of downtown Duluth’s annual Sidewalk Days Festival. Because is anything more special than shopping under the sun? Not if you asked many of the...
July 9, 2014 - 10:34pm
Eh? What’s up, dog?
If you want to know whether your dog is plotting to get more treats, you’re going to have to learn to communicate with her. In that respect, Monday’s program “Can my dog understand what I’m saying” at the Duluth Public Library, 520 W. Superior St., might be able to help. Ram...
news / education
July 9, 2014 - 10:26pm
July 6, 2014
Workers restore 1920s-era signage to downtown Duluth building
For two months, Johnston Masonry stoneworkers tediously repaired and tuck-pointed the ornate glazed terra-cotta façade of the 1880s building at 9-11 W. Superior St. in downtown Duluth. “It was deteriorating terribly,” field manager Joel Bruckelmyer said. “The upper parapet...
business / construction
July 6, 2014 - 7:02pm
June 30, 2014
‘Ambassadors’ help keep Superior’s Tower Avenue clean
Bob Schlichting stopped by the Superior Business Improvement District office to ask about the lack of speed limit signs on the newly reconstructed section of Tower Avenue. He left an ambassador. “It was a serendipity thing; he walked in at the right time,” said Kaye Tenerelli,...
news / superior
June 30, 2014 - 9:31pm
June 26, 2014
Two Takes: Gambling on a deal
They used to be partners, the city of Duluth and the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa. Their cooperation was necessary to create the off-reservation downtown Fond-du-Luth Casino in 1986. Their revenue sharing made it a profitable good deal for all for many years. But then...
opinion / columns
June 26, 2014 - 10:28pm
June 20, 2014
Reader's view: NorShor deserves restoration
I have many fond memories of the NorShor Theatre that go way back (“Our View: Now, no stopping NorShor,” June 8). In the late 1950s, when I was in grade school, I can remember my parents buying a set of 10 weekly movie tickets for $1. That was 10 cents a movie. Imagine what popcorn...
opinion / readers views
June 20, 2014 - 4:10pm
Ceremony celebrates start of work on transportation hub in downtown Duluth
Ground was broken Thursday on a project Duluth city officials hope will change the way residents get around. The Duluth Multimodal Transportation...
June 20, 2014 - 5:48am