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US gun, ammo tax revenue hits record high - creating windfall for wildlife programs
Sunday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Stormy end to the holiday weekend
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Duluth developer aims to draw big box retailer
Minnesota Power celebrates conversion of Laskin plant to natural gas
Allete Clean Energy acquires Pennsylvania wind farm
Sir Ben's under new owners
Biz Buzz for June 29
Brewers extend win streak to seven
Mauer leads Twins over Royals
Hellquist pitches Huskies to win at Wade
Golf: Woods drops seven behind at Greenbrier
Police View: Don’t judge all officers by actions of a few
Cartoonist's View for July 5
Reader's View: More insight needed on safe food supply
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Reader's View: Big energy companies fight truth on climate
Faces & Names: Lil Wayne album exclusively on Tidal
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Hairball hams it up at Bayfront Park
Faces & Names: P. Diddy avoids felony charges over arrest
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‘Mrs. Delicious’ ice cream trike is Duluth woman’s dream
Five Questions with Wakako Shoji: Delegate from Japan eager to meet old friends
Horoscopes for July 4
FLOWER ART: Duluth woman shares lupines photos
ARTIST SPACES: Garage turned studio for watercolorist
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Survey documents wildfire’s effect on birds
Do it: Hike the Grand Portage Trail
Field reports: Minnesota grouse drumming counts unchanged from 2014
UMD team wins Midwest rocketry competition
Helping Out for July 5, 2015
Safe Haven volunteer enjoys time with kids
Make a Difference for July 5, 2015
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June 19, 2015
Porch of Virginia duplex catches fire
A fire was quickly extinguished in an unoccupied duplex in Virginia on Friday morning. The Virginia Fire Department reported that it responded to a fire in the rear porch area of a two-story duplex at 227 Sixth St. S. at 11:58 a.m. Friday. The fire was extinguished at 12:06 p.m....
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June 19, 2015 - 10:43pm
June 17, 2015
Three in custody for arson after apparent escape attempt from Brainerd hospital
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Three people are in custody in connection with a fire Monday night at a behavioral care unit at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd. About 7 p.m. Monday, Brainerd police and fire personnel were dispatched to a report of a fire alarm at the...
news / crime
June 17, 2015 - 11:09am
June 16, 2015
'Suspicious' fire destroys East Hillside garages
Authorities say a fire that destroyed two garages in Duluth’s East Hillside neighborhood late Monday is considered suspicious. The Duluth Fire Department reported that crews arrived at 1113 E. Fourth St. to find the two garages fully engulfed in flames at 11 p.m. Monday; one garage...
news / crime
June 16, 2015 - 7:01pm
Forest Service using intentional fires to create breaks, protect homes near BWCAW
Fires burning west of Burntside Lake near Ely on Tuesday were started on purpose, by the Smokey Bear folks, in hopes of robbing future wildfires...
June 16, 2015 - 6:48pm
June 15, 2015
Duluth home damaged by fire
No one was injured, but a house sustained heavy smoke damage from a fire on Monday evening on West Arrowhead Road. Duluth firefighters responded to the call at 7:36 p.m. to 327 W. Arrowhead Road, said Jeff Runquist, acting assistant fire chief. They found smoke coming out of the...
June 15, 2015 - 10:28pm
June 8, 2015
Distant wildfires cause yellowish haze in Northland
An eerily orange-red sun cast a yellowish hue to haze across the Northland on Monday — the result of wildfires burning hundreds of miles to...
June 8, 2015 - 5:58pm
June 5, 2015
Bygones for Saturday, June 6, 2015
News Tribune, June 6, 1975 * Preliminary plans for a Kenwood housing development will be presented to the Duluth Planning Commission next week. The development, proposed by Michael Paulucci for land on McFarlane Road and Blackman Avenue and called “Greenbriar Hills,” will create...
June 5, 2015 - 11:10pm
May 29, 2015
Volunteer fire departments seek more volunteers
Representatives of volunteer fire departments from around Northwestern Wisconsin will gather in Brule on Saturday to kick off a campaign to find more volunteers to help provide vital emergency services. The "Be Somebody" recruiting campaign kickoff will start at noon along U.S....
May 29, 2015 - 9:01pm
May 28, 2015
Minnesota car salesman rescues trucker in fiery crash
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — A Roseville car salesman jumped a fence onto Interstate 35W to help a truck driver who was badly burned after crashing into a signpost Wednesday afternoon in Roseville. The salesman, Deno Yannarelli from Roseville Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, pulled the driver...
May 28, 2015 - 7:12pm
CN crews working to replace burned bridge on key rail line
Canadian National Railway crews have been working around the clock to restore service to a major rail line through the Northland after a trestle...
May 28, 2015 - 6:09pm
May 27, 2015
Fire damages Enbridge equipment in Superior
A fire at Enbridge Inc.'s tank farm facility in Superior was extinguished quickly Wednesday afternoon. The Superior Fire Department reported that it arrived to find a fire in a large air compressor unit at 1:50 p.m. Enbridge crews had been sandblasting an empty tank when the air...
May 27, 2015 - 7:38pm
Trestle burns, collapses along busy rail line near International Falls
A Canadian National Railway trestle near International Falls caught fire early Wednesday, damaging several railroad cars that were caught on...
May 27, 2015 - 5:31pm
May 22, 2015
Smoke plume visible from Duluth was from planned burn
A large plume of smoke visible across Lake Superior from Duluth on Friday was from a planned burn in Bayfield County. The U.S. Forest Service conducted a prescribed burn on about 3,400 acres in the Moquah Barrens area of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. The burn may continue...
May 22, 2015 - 8:35pm
May 18, 2015
Burn victim shares story to raise fire safety awareness
ST. PAUL — In late 2009, Jessica Patterson was burning cardboard boxes in her backyard with a friend. The two were planning on heading to a...
May 18, 2015 - 7:58pm
Hibbing fire appears to be arson
The Hibbing Fire Department is investigating an early Monday morning structure fire as a possible case of arson. The fire destroyed a vacant...
May 18, 2015 - 1:22pm