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'Super Saturday' ready for shoppers
Lighthouse at Emily's revived, with changes
MNsure extends enrollment deadline again
Capitol Chatter: Agriculture committee controversy continues with GOP assignments
Dog down on its luck finally finds a home
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Citon Computer Corp. brings good neighbors to renovated space in downtown Duluth
Another Minnesota charity ends association with Savers
Iron Range board moves to protect $100 million
Biz Buzz for Dec. 15
After conquering iron ore, BHP and Rio move to dominate in copper
Wolves fall to Celtics
Local names & news
Prep report: Duluth Marshall stays unbeaten in boys hockey
Reader's View: Sliding gas tax could help country
Reader's View: Christie guilty of pandering to agribusiness
Other View: Bold Cuba move creates opportunity for change
Red-Blue America: Is establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba wise?
Red-Blue America: Is establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba wise?
Dessa to perform at St. Scholastica next month
Faces & Names: Colbert leaves with star-studded finale
Faces & Names: Tisdale sets return to ABC’s ‘Y&H’
Faces & Names: Silverman comedy pilot set on HBO
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for December 19
Find comfort for pets on and off the road
Horoscopes for Dec. 19, 2014
SAM COOK COLUMN: A random act of peppermint
INDIEWATCH: ‘Ida’ a coming-of-age mystery — with nuns
Poetry Corner for December 19
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Nice Ice Fish for 2014-2015
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 15, 2014
Big tires, big smiles: Fat-bike riding growing in popularity
Cut in Wisconsin lake trout limit stirs controversy
Faces for Dec. 14, 2014
Helping Out for December 14, 2014
Business students earn scholarships
Superior High School's One Act team
Births for Dec. 14, 2014
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Cynthia Ann Agurkis
Patrick E. Flatley
Elizabeth P. Brown
Helen E. Johnson
HO HO HO, Patty O is 8-0. Happy Birthday
Maria Katherine Noyes
Beau Michael Kubiak
Happy Sweet 16th Birthday Jackie
June 1, 2014
Recipes for June 1, 2014
Triple Chocolate Peanut Cluster Cookies 2 pounds white chocolate 12 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips 12 ounces milk chocolate chips 24 ounces unsalted dry roasted peanuts Melt chocolates in a pot on low heat, stirring constantly. Let cool for 5 minutes and stir in the...
June 1, 2014 - 12:00am
May 25, 2014
Northland couple with DIY passion create vodka with honey
Davin and Kristen Sherwood’s do-it-yourself love story begins in Duluth in 1998, heads west to Oregon, back east to Michigan-Tennessee-Pennsylvania and then back to the woods north of Duluth near Island Lake in Fredenberg Township. That’s where the Sherwoods made a toast this...
May 25, 2014 - 7:26pm
Recipes for May 25, 2014
Flourless Peanut Butter Kisses 1 cup peanut butter 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla Your choice of Hershey’s Kisses, chocolate stars or mini peanut butter cups Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cream peanut butter and sugar; add egg and vanilla (mixture will...
May 25, 2014 - 12:00am
May 24, 2014
Minneapolis stepping up enforcement of ban on foam coffee cups, food containers
Now they mean it. More than two decades after Minneapolis officials banned polystyrene containers, the City Council on Friday voted unanimously to reduce the fine for violations, but to step up enforcement. The move could mean that the familiar white foam coffee cups and food...
May 24, 2014 - 1:33pm
May 23, 2014
Eh? Calling musicians who want a change
While most people abandon their New Year’s resolutions before the snow leaves the ground, Bonnie Ambrosi has been working diligently on hers. And now she needs your help to finish it. Ambrosi’s goal is to launch the first of what she said she hopes will be an annual event in...
May 23, 2014 - 7:50pm
Arby’s aiming for record with 13-hour commercial, airing only in Duluth
A world premiere will be showing in Duluth beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday. And it won’t end until 2 a.m. on Sunday. The place: Your living room. The event is a 13-hour commercial for Arby’s smokehouse brisket sandwich. Later next week, it will be available online for anyone with...
May 23, 2014 - 7:05pm
May 20, 2014
Cafe with a focus on social justice to open soon in Duluth
For those who might like their social justice served with coffee and toast, a new business collective in Duluth’s Endion neighborhood will serve it up and provide a space for conversation. Jefferson People’s House expects to open June 1, a mere three months after the idea spread...
May 20, 2014 - 7:27pm
May 14, 2014
Health Notes: Take St. Luke’s robot for a test drive
St. Luke’s hospital is inviting the public to test drive a surgical robot. The hospital’s daVinci surgical robot will be on display from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday at the cafeteria of St. Luke’s, 915 E. First St. People are invited to sit in the driver’s seat. Ten surgeons...
news / health
May 14, 2014 - 6:54pm
May 13, 2014
Plan to limit foam takeout boxes debated in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS — A proposal to restrict the use of takeout containers made out of foam and other hard-to-recycle plastics advanced Monday at Minneapolis City Hall, following testimony from both sides. Most of the dozen or so people who addressed council members, including environmentalists,...
news / politics
May 13, 2014 - 8:20pm
May 12, 2014
Minnesota schools see free breakfast as key to better learning
ST. PAUL — Every morning, as students file into Capitol Hill Magnet School, Don Fair works the crowd like a hot dog vendor in a ballpark. “Eggs for breakfast this morning, hot eggs!” cries Fair, a nutrition assistant at the school. As Fair meets students at the front door...
news / education
May 12, 2014 - 8:05pm
May 11, 2014
Cloud 9 Asian Bistro to open in Duluth's Canal Park
When Thai Krathong restaurant closed in Canal Park in September, the owners of the Osaka Japanese restaurant didn’t waste any time. They signed a lease for the space. Now, after months of construction, the new restaurant — Cloud 9 Asian Bistro — is on track to open in early...
May 11, 2014 - 7:11pm
Recipes for May 11, 2014
Betty’s Cookies 1 cup of butter ½ cup of granulated sugar ½ cup brown sugar 1 egg yolk 1 cup all-purpose flour ½ teaspoon of baking soda 1½ cups of oatmeal Dark chocolate chips, melted Cream together the butter and sugars, add the egg yolk. Combine...
May 11, 2014 - 12:00am
May 8, 2014
Report lauds local produce gardening efforts
A report released today highlights “good food movements” in the Northland. The Western Lake Superior Good Food Movement Status Report was prepared by the Duluth-based Institute for a Sustainable Future, a nonprofit that seeks to promote ecological health. It cites efforts such...
May 8, 2014 - 12:00am
May 7, 2014
Eh? You smelt it, you eat it
If smelt is something that melts your heart, the Eagles Auxiliary has the perfect cure for what ails you: all you can eat smelt. If you can make it out to the Eagles Auxiliary, 1710 N. 12th St., Superior, at 5 p.m. May 16, tuck in, because for $9, you can eat smelt to your heart’s...
news / superior
May 7, 2014 - 7:39pm
May 5, 2014
Coca-Cola to remove controversial chemical from its citrus-flavored drinks
NEW YORK - The Coca-Cola Company said on Monday it will remove a controversial flavoring stabilizer from some of its drinks, following rival PepsiCo Inc's announcement earlier this year that it would drop the same ingredient from its beverages. The ingredient, brominated vegetable...
May 5, 2014 - 4:21pm