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April 30, 2017
Great Lakes Aquarium executive director Jack LaVoy stands near the sturgeon touch tank at the aquarium in Duluth Wednesday afternoon.  LaVoy came out of retirement to rescue the Great Lakes Aquarium. Ten years later, after putting the facility on a firmer financial footing, he's now aiming to retire for good come June. (Clint Austin / --- LEAD IMAGE
Great Lakes Aquarium director Jack LaVoy to retire
3 hours 14 min ago
Dave Dawkins pauses at an overlook during a cross-city mountain-biking event in September 2012. (Photo courtesy Hansi Johnson)
COGGS' view: Benefits of Traverse Trail go well beyond mountain biking
3 hours 44 min ago
Duluth Mayor Emily Larson
Mayor's view: City investments in parks, trails, youth programs abundant
3 hours 44 min ago
The Fan 92.1 being sold to new local owner
4 hours 14 min ago
An aerial view of the Canal Park area of Downtown Duluth. (Clint Austin /
Improving the business climate in Duluth
4 hours 14 min ago
Area unemployment rate drops in March
5 hours 14 min ago
Flames burst through the roof of an apartment building at 802 E.Third St. on Sunday morning. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Firefighter hospitalized after blaze races through Duluth apartment building
9 hours 21 min ago
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Homegrown Music Festival: Day 1
19 hours 57 min ago
Myers Wilkins students Saari Tellinghuisen (from left), Shawn McDonald, Gabi Augusta and Scarlett Socha during a recent rehearsal. This week will mark the third year the group has performed for Homegrown Music Festival. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
The beat goes on: World Beat Drummers kick off Homegrown Music Festival
20 hours 14 min ago
April 29, 2017
Hundreds of people taking part in Duluth People’s Climate March leave Leif Erikson Park for Lake Place Park on Saturday. Hundreds of people took part in the event, calling for more action on confronting climate change and reducing pollution. Steve Kuchera /
March on Duluth's Lakewalk aims to put a focus on climate
April 29, 2017 - 10:11pm
Two volunteers with the fishing group Minnesota Steelheader carry trash from the mouth of the Sucker River northeast of Duluth during an Adopt-a-River clean-up event. A landowner whose property borders the river considered closing angler access to the river in part because of trash he has found on his land. Minnesota Steelheader photo
Anglers still have access to lower Sucker River -- for now
April 29, 2017 - 9:29pm
Two BNSF locomotives sit in the railyard near Interstate 35 in Duluth recently. Steve Kuchera /
Iron Range explores an expansion of its rail network
April 29, 2017 - 8:49pm
Sunday is the 50th anniversary of a Lake Superior storm that drowned four people in Duluth -- three brothers went out onto the north pier and were swept away by the waves, and one of the three Coast Guard members who attempted to rescue them also drowned. Tom Mackay was a friend of Edgar Culbertson, the Coast Guard member who drowned, and sits by a plaque honoring him in Canal Park.  (Clint Austin /
Lake Superior's 'frightful blow': Today marks 50 years since Canal Park drownings
April 29, 2017 - 7:59pm
Veterans' trip to Washington was 'wonderful'
April 29, 2017 - 4:42pm
Esko reaches playoffs at robotics world championship
April 29, 2017 - 4:37pm