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Long-lost message in a bottle
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Charter Communications strikes deal to buy Time Warner Cable
New Goodwill store for Kenwood in Duluth; Superior store to move
Baby clothes made in Duluth with social cause in mind
Records set at Section 7A track meet
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Hermantown rallies, advances to state softball tourney
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Sam Cook columns
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Nice Fish Gallery for 2015
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MN DNR Weekly Report for May 26, 2015
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Spring 2015 Dean's List
Helping Out for May 24, 2015
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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 burned and collapsed southeast of International Falls early Wednesday. CN spokesman Brent Kossey said Thursday that crews had been busy...
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 the burning span before it collapsed. There were no reports of injuries, or word on when service would resume on the busy rail line. The...
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 movie, so her friend used a gas can to speed up the process. Patterson was about 4 feet away from the fire when it exploded. “He...
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 home on the 400 block of Mitchell Avenue, Hibbing Fire Marshal Bryan Fagerstrom said in a news release. The fire department responded at...
May 18, 2015 - 1:22pm
May 13, 2015
Bygones for Thursday, May 14, 2015
News Tribune, May 14, 1975 * A forest fire whipped by hot, dry winds blackened several hundred acres of Superior National Forest land near Sand Lake yesterday. The blaze forced the evacuation of six homes and blocked traffic on Highway 53 between Virginia and Cook. * Duluth’s...
May 13, 2015 - 11:05pm
Retired Minnesota DNR forester called back to action to look for fires
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. — When the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing and the humidity is low, Keith Simar goes to work. The retired Department of Natural Resources (DNR) forester dons his backpack and hikes a narrow, winding path through the woods, then climbs 135 steep steps...
May 13, 2015 - 3:11pm
May 10, 2015
Fire causes major damage to Ashland home
A fire that apparently started in a vehicle spread to an adjacent garage and home on Saturday in Ashland, destroying the garage and causing major damage to the home. The Ashland Fire Department reported that it responded just before 1 p.m. to a report of a vehicle fire at 3112...
May 10, 2015 - 9:39am
May 8, 2015
Arson-investigation dog from Cloquet assists authorities across the Midwest
As handler of the only accelerant detection dog in the state, it seems fitting that Jason Maki and his dog, Wish, can be found posing together on their own baseball card. The back of the card doesn't include Wish's arson-solving statistics, but it does feature a quote from the...
May 8, 2015 - 6:32pm
May 7, 2015
Officials: Bayfield County EMT died trying to save mother from fire
Authorities in Bayfield County say an emergency medical technician who died in a fire at his home last week initially made it outside, and then went back into the house in an attempt to rescue his elderly mother. Dennis Swenson, 62, and his 95-year-old mother, Dorothy Swenson,...
May 7, 2015 - 9:48pm
May 6, 2015
Exploding oil cars, smoke force evacuation of N.D. town
HEIMDAL, N.D. — Curt Benson was in the middle of his morning shave when an explosion sent vibrations through his house here Wednesday. “I...
May 6, 2015 - 10:32pm
Fire destroys Duluth Township home
A house was destroyed by a fire north of Duluth Wednesday afternoon. The homeowners, Michael and Chrysa Luhrsen, weren't home when the fire started at 5770 Bergquist Road. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office reported that Chrysa Luhrsen returned home to find heavy smoke and flames...
May 6, 2015 - 7:22pm
Three juveniles identified as suspects in Minnesota bridge arson
BLACKDUCK, Minn. — Authorities have identified three juvenile suspects they say are responsible for burning a large portion of a historic, 113-year-old trestle bridge in Blackduck. About 200 feet of the 701-footlong railroad trestle bridge in Blackduck burned April 13 in a fire...
May 6, 2015 - 5:22pm