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Minnesota woman dies after being hit by car; husband charged
Minnesota woman says husband died of Ebola in West Africa
Suspect dies after high-speed chase in Bemidji
Tuesday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Partly cloudy, with slight chance of scattered storms
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Dunkin' Donuts coming to Twin Ports
Dollar Tree to buy rival Family Dollar for $8.5 billion
Dunkin’ Donuts to open seven restaurants in Duluth area
Growth prompts Barr Engineering’s move to Canal Park in Duluth
Business is brisk at Duluth International Airport’s revamped bar, concessions area
Line’s Pro Stock victory earns NHRA Countdown berth
Mega Milestones in reach for Gordon
Timberwolves rookie LaVine can dunk
Brewers out-dueled by former pick
Twins GM says don’t blame Gardy
Reader's view: Follow the law of the land on immigration
Reader's view: Nuclear waste views are like an old comic strip
Reader's view: Changes are needed in city’s street repairs
Candidate's view: I support what’s important to Northeastern Minnesota
Other view: Words aren’t enough for open government
Duluth keeps up with The Current
Horoscopes for July 29, 2014
Lepucki thanks Colbert Nation for making ‘California’ a hit
Book blurb: “Pictograph Quest, Quetico Provincial Park”
Book blurb: “Scoop, Notes from a Small Ice Cream Shop”
Push to lower cesarean rates raises interest in natural births
Researchers find babies ‘rehearse’ to start speaking
Checking pulse could help detect risk of a second stroke
Peer-led stress reduction may help mothers of kids with autism
More teens using human growth hormone, group says
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 28, 2014
Field reports: Minnesota DNR raises wolf quota. license numbers
Ask a conservation officer: Culling fish is legal, but not a good idea
Pets of the Week for July 29
More 2014 Spring Dean's Lists
Viral image sparked new career trajectory for Bayfield photographer
Can a summer romance last?
Five Questions with Tom Lundgren
ask an expert
John F. Kortekaas
Gerald W. Johnson
Dorothy Ann DeRusha
Joseph R. Schutte
Come Celebrate Bill Warn's Retirement
Dick Simonson's Retirement Open House
Richard and Janet Buczynski
July 27, 2014
Shipping traffic for Monday, July 28, 2014
The American Mariner, shown on June 10 at Riverland Ag., is scheduled to arrive this morning to unload cement. DULUTH ENTRY Morning: Algoma Olympic, departing with iron ore pellets; Lakes Contender/tug Ken Boothe Sr., arriving to unload limestone and departing in the morning;...
July 27, 2014 - 9:57pm
July 26, 2014
Shipping traffic for Sunday, July 27, 2014
The American Century, shown approaching the Aerial Bridge on Nov. 1, was in port over night loading coal and was scheduled to depart this morning. DULUTH ENTRY Morning: American Century, departing with coal; Algoma Olympic, departing with iron ore pelets Evening/night: Algomarine,...
July 26, 2014 - 9:58pm
Twin Ports gulls face unusual affliction
An unusual vitamin deficiency first discovered in birds in Europe may be striking down gulls in the Twin Ports harbor, wildlife rehabilitation experts say, and it appears to be killing Great Lakes fish as well. Several ring-billed gulls found in the Twin Ports have been treated at...
July 26, 2014 - 8:33pm
Blink: A weekly slice of life
Sailboats Rapture (from left), Captain Cool and Sixx fly their spinnakers as they head downwind toward Canal Park during the Duluth Yacht Club...
July 26, 2014 - 6:42pm
July 25, 2014
Shipping traffic for Saturday, July 26, 2014
The Walter J. McCarthy Jr., shown here arriving Nov. 15 as the moon rises above the Aerial Lift Bridge, is scheduled to arrive this morning to load iron ore pellets and depart tonight. DULUTH ENTRY Morning: Walter J. ,McCarthy Jr., arriving to load iron ore pellets and departing...
July 25, 2014 - 10:28pm
Eh? for July 26
Harboring sounds The final concert of Glensheen Mansion’s “Concerts by the Lake” series will be right on the lake. Tin Can Gin will bring...
July 25, 2014 - 9:57pm
July 24, 2014
Sailboat catches on Aerial Lift Bridge
A sailboat with five people aboard became hung up on the Duluth Aerial Lift Bridge while the bridge was in the down position Wednesday. The Windsong II sailboat was towed to safety by a good Samaritan’s fishing boat, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The accident happened on...
July 24, 2014 - 10:53pm
Shipping traffic for Friday, July 25, 2014
Friday, July 25 The Paul R. Tregurtha arrives to an appreciative audience at the Duluth piers Thursday afternoon. The Tregurtha was loading...
July 24, 2014 - 9:42pm
July 23, 2014
Shipping Traffic for July 24
THURSDAY, JULY 24 DULUTH ENTRY Morning: James R. Barker, arriving to load coal Afternoon: Paul R. Tregurtha, arriving to load coal; James...
news / st louis county
July 23, 2014 - 10:38pm
July 21, 2014
Nolan meets with Army Corps Of Engineers, Port Authority officials
The future of Lake Superior and its adjoining ports is a little less murky today than it was a few months ago. That was the message delivered Monday by Rep. Rick Nolan, following a meeting with members of the Duluth Seaway Port Authority and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. They...
news / politics
July 21, 2014 - 8:56pm
July 20, 2014
Shipping traffic for Monday, July 21, 2014
CSL Assiniboine sits at anchor while the Burns Harbor loads at BN in Superior in the April 26 photo. Both vessels are due to arrive this morning at the Superior entry and depart tonight with loads of iron ore pellets. DULUTH ENTRY Morning: St. Clair, departing with coal; Cason...
July 20, 2014 - 9:40pm
In celebration of a Great Lake
Superior YMCA co-workers Kelsey Hansen and Kenny Lopez quietly stared at Lake Superior on Sunday, in awe — as if they had never seen it before. “It (Lake Superior) is just so naturally beautiful,” Hansen said. “I absolutely love looking at it.” She wasn’t the only one....
July 20, 2014 - 7:53pm
July 19, 2014
Shipping traffic for Sunday, June 20, 2014
The Philip R. Clarke, foreground, loads iron ore pellets Saturday while the Cedarglen waits behind. The Clarke was scheduled to leave port Saturday...
July 19, 2014 - 9:29pm
Two injured in Apostle Islands boating accident; off-duty Coast Guardsman helps treat victims
An off-duty U.S. Coast Guard petty officer and a Coast Guard Auxiliary member helped treat two people who were injured in a boating accident Friday night on Lake Superior near Madeline Island. The Coast Guard reported that it was contacted by the Bayfield Fire Department at about...
July 19, 2014 - 6:37pm
New Great Lakes ship touted as more energy-efficient
A new ship on the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway has its company touting her as an example of a new breed of bulk cargo vessels. The Algoma Harvester is Algoma Central Corp.’s second of a kind, joining the Algoma Equinox, which is billed as being able to minimize environmental...
business / shipping
July 19, 2014 - 11:08am