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Allegiant discontinues Duluth-Phoenix flights
Condition of man rescued from remote Northland swamp improves
City of Duluth sets meeting on plans to remove Chester Bowl ski jumps
Douglas County teen dies in two-vehicle crash
Astro Bob blog: Rosetta's comet shows off new bumps, bruises and bright collar
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NorShor renovation prompts business changes in downtown Duluth
Property Transactions for July 21, 2014
New owner refurbishes Country Inn of Two Harbors
Biz Buzz for July 21, 2014
Bankruptcies for July 21, 2014
Twins send Kendrys Morales back to Seattle
Rule changes approved for college hockey
Super Bowl 2018: Winter scared the NFL
Local View: Searching for self in a diverse world
Reader's View: Letter on bear research neglected important facts
Reader's View: Gardner shows her concern for all Duluth families
Our View: End lingering Red Plan resentment
Reader's view: Online-only access cuts off some Section 8 residents
ALBUM REVIEW: Plenty in ‘Freeman’ to satiate longtime Ween boosters
Puzzling it out: Local filmmaker Mike Scholtz focuses on competitive jigsaw puzzling
Bop along with KIDZ BOP at Twin Ports Bridge Festival
2014 Free Range Film Festival top picks
Best Bets: Comedian Kjell Bjorgen performs at Dubh Linn
RECIPE EXCHANGE: Carmelitas, Perfect Pot Roast
Horoscopes for July 24, 2014
WINE SAVVY: Dirt makes the difference
DINING OUT: Elegant and quiet dining at Restaurant 301
‘A different kind of food book’: Minnesota husband and wife team up on ‘Lake Superior Flavors’
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Nice Fish Gallery for 2014
Minnesota DNR to allow more licenses, set higher harvest level for 2014 wolf hunt
It’ll be bucks only for many Minnesota deer hunters this fall
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 21, 2014
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 14, 2014
Minnesota history buffs find treasure in old outhouses
More 2014 Spring Dean's Lists
Five Questions with Rhonda Fochs, author of 'Minnesota’s Lost Towns'
Helping Out for July 20, 2014
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July 19, 2014
Historic pavilion in Duluth's Lincoln Park damaged by arson
The historic 1930s-era stone pavilion in Duluth’s Lincoln Park was damaged by a fire early Saturday morning, and officials say it’s a case of arson. The Duluth Fire Department reported that crews were called to the park just after midnight on a report of a portable toilet on...
news / crime
July 19, 2014 - 10:28pm
July 18, 2014
As smoke drifts in, Minnesota sends crews to battle western wildfires
In exchange for a layer of smoky haze spurred by western wildfires, Minnesota is sending two crews of wildland firefighters out west. The Minnesota Interagency Fire Center in Grand Rapids said Friday that two, 20-person crews from Minnesota will join crews from Wisconsin and Michigan...
July 18, 2014 - 10:23pm
Washington state wildfire destroys 80 homes
SEATTLE - A fast-moving wildfire burning east of Washington state’s Cascade Mountains destroyed at least 80 homes and displaced hundreds of people on Friday as it scorched through parched vegetation and showed no sign of letting up, emergency officials said. In the town of Pateros,...
July 18, 2014 - 7:35pm
July 16, 2014
Former Northland family loses home to wildfire in Canada’s Northwest Territories
A forest fire in Canada’s Northwest Territories has claimed the home of former Northland residents Dave and Kristen Olesen. The Olesens’ remote three-story home at the northeastern tip of Great Slave Lake in Canada’s Northwest Territories was lost in a wildfire on July 4. A...
July 16, 2014 - 11:23pm
July 13, 2014
Passerby drags Cambridge, Minn., man from fire before oxygen tanks blow up
CAMBRIDGE, Minn. — Oxygen tanks shot like missiles out of a burning mobile home in Cambridge, soon after an 86-year-old resident was pulled to safety on Saturday. A man visiting in the neighborhood, Tom Simon, raced into the burning house and dragged Phillip Virkus outside before...
July 13, 2014 - 6:59pm
July 9, 2014
Duluth's first female fire captain is low-key about milestone
When Lisa Consie was promoted to the rank of captain with the Duluth Fire Department this spring, she wasn’t thinking about any historical significance of the move. “I wanted to do the job, so I tested for it, and here I am,” said Consie, a nine-year veteran of the Fire Department....
July 9, 2014 - 10:38pm
July 7, 2014
Bygones for Tuesday, July 8, 2014
News Tribune, July 8, 1974 * Gov. Wendell Anderson and a slate of DFL-endorsed candidates were in Duluth yesterday to kick off a campaign tour of major Minnesota cities. The tour was led by three DFL incumbents, Anderson, Lt. Gov. Rudy Perpich, and Atty. Gen. Warren Spannaus. *...
news / politics
July 7, 2014 - 10:55pm
July 6, 2014
Grease fire damages Duluth residence
A grease fire on an electric range resulted in an estimated $20,000 in damage to a Duluth residence at 420 80th Ave. W. shortly after 3 p.m. Sunday. Two occupants of the two-story home had already evacuated the dwelling when firefighters arrived on the scene. The Duluth Fire Department...
July 6, 2014 - 9:53pm
June 30, 2014
RV catches fire at gas station
An RV at a Midway Township self-serve gas station was significantly damaged after it caught fire Monday night. The RV at the Armor Station at...
June 30, 2014 - 10:32pm
June 25, 2014
Minor fire extinguished by tenants of Duluth home
Four tenants in a rental home on the 1200 block of Brainerd Avenue in Duluth avoided injury during a small fire in a bathroom Wednesday evening. The Duluth Fire Department responded to the fire with six units, but the tenants had already contained the fire using an extinguisher. “We...
June 25, 2014 - 10:12pm
June 21, 2014
After devastating fire, Russ Kendall's Smokehouse is open again
Gordy Olson was animated and smiling again. That wasn’t something he was able to project in the days and weeks after the May 11 fire that tore...
June 21, 2014 - 3:52am
June 19, 2014
Superior firefighters extinguish porch fire
Superior firefighters were able to quickly extinguish an Oakes Avenue porch fire Wednesday night, preventing the blaze from spreading to the rest of the house. The Superior Fire Department was called to 1626 Oakes Ave. at 10:47 p.m. Upon arrival, crews found an exterior porch column...
news / superior
June 19, 2014 - 11:21am
Wind-driven fire destroys garage, damages nearby buildings in West Duluth
T.J. Welsand was driving to a lawn job when he saw smoke rolling across Grand Avenue early Wednesday evening. Thinking quickly, Welsand pulled into the alley, where he saw smoke emanating from the garage behind the home on the 3700 block of Grand Avenue. “I knocked on his door...
June 19, 2014 - 8:46am
June 8, 2014
Fundraiser planned for today to aid fire-damaged Russ Kendall’s Smokehouse
A fundraiser to help the owners of fire-damaged Russ Kendall’s Smokehouse on the North Shore will be held Monday, June 9, at Lighthouse at Emily’s restaurant in Knife River. A May 11 fire destroyed the production area of the decades-old, landmark smokehouse along Scenic Highway...
June 8, 2014 - 5:47pm
Fire atop Hibbing Public Utilities plant causes $30,000 in damage
Multiple agencies from across the Iron Range responded to a fire atop the seven-story Hibbing Public Utilities steam plant on Saturday night. The Hibbing Fire Department responded just before 9 p.m. to a call of heavy smoke coming from the roof of the steam plant at 1902 Sixth...
news / iron range
June 8, 2014 - 9:14am