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Thursday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Another peek of sun?
At 100, a tasty fame endures
Walker to review use of fishing, hunting fees for iron mine review
Rural Iron Range to get broadband boost
Salvation Army donations to be matched by Super One/Miner's Inc. grocery chain
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Citon Computer Corp. brings good neighbors to renovated space in downtown Duluth
Biz Buzz for Dec. 15
After conquering iron ore, BHP and Rio move to dominate in copper
Property transactions for Dec. 15, 2014
Bankruptcies for Dec. 15, 2014
WEEGMAN: Cutler deal proves big money doesn't guarantee greatness
Bruins top Wild in overtime
News Tribune prep rankings
In reaction: Miller equals winning in hockey and life
In reaction: Difficult decision on Miller helps all UMD athletics
In reaction: Something smells in Miller’s dismissal
Reader's view: Cartoon choice proves DNT is out of touch
Reader's view: Badly behaving men besmirch School Board
Best Bets: Concert is Bue’s Kickstarter kick-off
A&E Notes: Celtic Thunder returns to Duluth in March
Review: ‘Klingon Christmas Carol’ is worth the trek
75 years later, ‘Gone With the Wind’ never left
10 best movies of 2014
Homemade for the holidays
Horoscopes for Dec. 18, 2014
RECIPE EXCHANGE: Turkey Stuffing Casserole and more
TEST KITCHEN: Pork tacos
BRUCE WALLIS: A cup of hot in the cold
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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Ruby E. Marleau
John P. Martin
Jonelle J. Krier
John Morris Krogstad
Wallace John Kucera Jr.
Maria Katherine Noyes
Beau Michael Kubiak
Happy Sweet 16th Birthday Jackie
Births for December 7
December 9, 2014
Large schools preview: Hermantown looks to snap state tourney drought
It’s hard to believe that a school that has enjoyed so much athletic success — Hermantown — has never participated in a state basketball tournament. The Hawks have banged on the door a few times, including last winter when they reached what is thought to be the program’s...
sports / preps
December 9, 2014 - 8:44am
December 7, 2014
Mills Fleet Farm plan is moving ahead in Hermantown
Plans to build a Mills Fleet Farm store in Hermantown are moving forward with an eye toward construction in 2015. The Brainerd-based company’s...
December 7, 2014 - 10:43pm
Hermantown chamber’s new executive director is upbeat on city’s possibilities
Karen Pionk, the new executive director of the Hermantown Area Chamber of Commerce, says the city’s opportunities for growth and development are one of its strengths. “Hermantown has been on the rise,” she said. “There’s been growth in population and businesses. I really...
December 7, 2014 - 8:03pm
December 5, 2014
Small schools preview: Denfeld hopes 'melting pot' is winning recipe
On paper, the Duluth Denfeld boys hockey team appears to be well-positioned for contention in Section 7A. Games, though, aren’t played on...
sports / preps
December 5, 2014 - 9:03am
Hockey preview: 5 players and games to watch
5 PLAYERS TO WATCH Nick Altmann (Duluth East) Senior forward • A 20-goal scorer a year ago, Altmann sent Greyhounds to sixth straight state tournament by scoring in OT of Section 7AA final Gunnar Howg (Duluth East) Senior goalie • 20-game winner allowed just 1.86...
sports / preps
December 5, 2014 - 8:49am
December 1, 2014
Critics: Duluth gains little from sales tax hike
The road to likely passage of a half-percent sales tax in St. Louis County to pay for road and bridge repairs met with a detour at its final public hearing Monday evening. Commissioner Frank Jewell attempted to introduce an amendment that would allocate more of the expected $10.5...
December 1, 2014 - 11:16pm
Duluth, Hermantown police report three opioid overdose deaths in past two days
After three opioid overdose deaths in the previous two days, the Duluth and Hermantown police departments on Monday issued a renewed warning about the dangers of opioid drugs. Police said in a news release they are “concerned for opioid users,” and warned people of the risk of...
news / health
December 1, 2014 - 2:37pm
Northland artist’s work inspired by vintage crate labels
The Duluth Crate Co. might not sound like much of a vessel for artistic creativity. But its founder and sole employee is quick to point out that the business’ name has less to do with the product he ships to customers than his initial source of inspiration. Vintage fruit crates. Jeff...
December 1, 2014 - 10:31am
November 28, 2014
Autism therapy center opens in Hermantown
A program that offers intensive therapy for children diagnosed with autism will have a home in the Twin Ports beginning Monday. The Minnetonka-based Minnesota Autism Center, which already has seven locations across the state, will be able to serve 20 to 25 children in its local center...
November 28, 2014 - 9:30pm
November 22, 2014
50 years on the organ bench
It’s possible that if Barb Johnson weren’t busy playing the organ on Saturday evenings, she could do pretty well as a comedienne. The 75-year-old Hermantown woman, marking her 50th anniversary as organist at St. Raphael’s Church on Seville Road in Hermantown, has that innate...
November 22, 2014 - 8:21pm
November 20, 2014
Trail plans unveiled to link Proctor, Hermantown to Munger
Kathleen Hannan sat through years of trail planning meetings as part of a community advisory board in her hometown of Proctor. That’s what made Thursday’s open house to discuss a trail spur linking Proctor and Hermantown to the Munger Trail feel like such a victory. “It seemed...
November 20, 2014 - 10:33pm
November 11, 2014
Canada-based company buys Superior Steel
A Canadian company with facilities in Hermantown is making plans to buy Superior Steel on Connors Point. Dingwell’s North America is expected to close this week on the company owned by Russell “Rusty” Hoglund. Superior Steel moved to Connors Point about a decade ago from Duluth. Hoglund...
news / superior
November 11, 2014 - 10:41pm
November 4, 2014
Experimental pacemaker keeps Duluth man's heart beating
The odd thing, Dave Nolle thinks now, is that no one told him his heart had stopped. “I think I probably would have been less likely to refuse transport to the hospital — which is what I did,” the Duluth man said. Nolle, the CEO of the Boy Scouts of America Voyageurs Area...
news / health
November 4, 2014 - 1:37pm
Health notes: Shriners celebrate 1 million and counting
Shriners have a million reasons to celebrate on Wednesday evening. The Aad Shriners Hospital Dad’s Dinner will take place at the Aad Shriners Convention and Meeting Facility, 5152 Miller Trunk Highway in Hermantown. They’re celebrating treatment of the 1 millionth patient at...
news / health
November 4, 2014 - 12:00am
November 1, 2014
Prep volleyball: Hawks can’t keep momentum in final
Mora earns state berth with 3-1 win; Carlton tops South Ridge for 7A championship
sports / preps
November 1, 2014 - 8:18pm