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Dylan group infuses art, music into Hibbing
Long lost, now found: WWII Marine killed in Pacific finally coming home to Duluth
Monday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Blustery, cool and damp Memorial Day
Astro Bob blog: Big Auroras Light Up Memorial Day Weekend
Detail-loving, behind-the-scenes organizer helps Honor Flights cruise smoothly
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Grinding away: Gerdau steel ball plant at peak capacity 40 years on
Regional unemployment dips in April
The Memo: What to know in business this week for May 29
Property Transactions for May 18-24, 2017
Bankruptcies for May 18-25, 2017
Running: Carlton's Lindquist wins Med City Marathon in Rochester
Rays' 15th-inning blasts sink Twins
Prep baseball: Deer River won't sneak up on anyone this time in Section 7A tournament
Golf: Cole, Fremont win at Nemadji
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
The platinum couple: Michigan pair celebrates 70 years of marriage — an ever-lessening trend
Readings & Writers for May 28, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for May 28, 2017
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Bold beach stripes for your home
Happy Birthday, Shirl!
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Eleanor Josephine Mitchell Coldwell
Kathleen Mary Blesener
Janet Kay Medalen
A Veteran's View: War is hell; military life can be, too
Our View: A day to honor, not celebrate
Reader's view: Filipovich puts in the work
Reader's view: Concern over tire mulch nothing to belittle
Reader's view: Honor Flight was memorable
Ask a Conservation Officer: What are the rules for floatplanes and aquatic invasive species?
Houston's fishing report: Water temps on the rise in the Twin Ports
Northland fishing contests
A shore thing: Anglers find success below the Island Lake Dam -- for now
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Heroes remembered: Superior Police honor slain officers
May 12, 2017
Two dogs die in Mountain Iron house fire
Two dogs died in a house fire in Mountain Iron before noon on Friday, authorities said. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office said four fire departments responded to a fire at 8386 Gardenia St. at 11:20 a.m., and the crews were able to contain the blaze to the kitchen. No people...
May 12, 2017 - 6:49pm
March 30, 2017
Events planned for Transgender Day of Visibility
Prism Community is planning several events in Duluth and Mountain Iron Friday for National Transgender Day of Visibility. Prism Community is a local coalition in Northland for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning community and their allies. Transgender Day of Visibility...
March 30, 2017 - 7:20pm
January 16, 2017
Mountain Iron fire victims ID'd
The identity of a woman killed in a Mountain Iron house fire Friday has been released by the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office. The body of Ginnie...
January 16, 2017 - 3:23pm
January 13, 2017
One dead, two injured in Mountain Iron house fire
One person died and two others were hospitalized with injuries suffered in a house fire Friday morning in Mountain Iron. The house, located at...
January 13, 2017 - 7:12pm
October 24, 2016
Famous Footwear opening in Mountain Iron
The famous rusty footprints of Iron Range residents may soon get some new treads with the opening of Famous Footwear in Mountain Iron. The national retailer hosts its grand opening at 8576 Rock Ridge Drive on Nov. 5 and will give away free shoes to the first 100 guests ages 18 and...
October 24, 2016 - 7:39pm
Suspect charged in Iron Range homicide case; victim was stabbed, burned
VIRGINIA — An Iron Range homicide victim was stabbed and severely beaten before his body was moved to an old iron ore mine pit and set on fire,...
May 24, 2016 - 6:23pm
March 16, 2016
Class A state girls basketball preview: Cromwell-Wright has more than an outside chance
CROMWELL — An eighth-grade Chelsea Swatek wasn’t shy about chucking 3-pointers for the Cromwell-Wright girls basketball team in 2012-13,...
March 16, 2016 - 11:45pm
March 12, 2016
Business as usual for six-time section champ Rangers
Despite leading by 29 points midway through the second half of Friday’s Section 7A girls basketball championship game at Romano Gym, Mountain Iron-Buhl coach Jeff Buffetta still wasn’t comfortable. So when his sophomore center, Mary Burke, missed the first of two free throws,...
March 12, 2016 - 12:09am
March 5, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Rangers shake off bad history to claim 7A title game
HIBBING — The best place for game film after getting blown out might be in a garbage can, but Mountain Iron-Buhl coach Luke Winans doesn’t see it that way. Winans wanted to show his players what they could correct after dropping two regular- season games by a combined 61 points...
March 5, 2016 - 11:02pm
December 8, 2015
Prep girls basketball preview: Mountain Iron-Buhl hopes stronger slate pays off in postseason
In the wake of his team’s third consecutive one-and-done showing at the state tournament, Mountain Iron-Buhl girls basketball coach Jeff Buffetta...
December 8, 2015 - 11:30pm
November 28, 2015
Prep report: Baker scores two as East boys hockey defeats Wayzata
Duluth East freshman forward Brendan Baker scored two of the Greyhounds’ three goals in the second period of a 4-1 victory over Wayzata in high school hockey on Saturday at the Heritage Sports Center. Baker’s goals came three minutes apart midway through the second to put the...
November 28, 2015 - 10:57pm
IRRRB, state offer $26 million for new biotech firm on Iron Range
State and regional economic development agencies are ready to throw $26 million in public funding toward a proposed $53 million biotech plant...
October 28, 2015 - 5:12pm
December 12, 2014
Rifle stolen from L&M in Mt. Iron
A semi-automatic, military-style rifle was stolen early Friday from the firearms department of the L&M Fleet Supply store in Mountain Iron, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s office said officers responded to an alarm at the store at 4:41...
December 12, 2014 - 3:50pm
March 29, 2014
Iron Range school districts want to merge staff, buildings but maintain separate identities
The sophomores, juniors and seniors at Mountain Iron-Buhl High School are taught social studies by the same teacher during the same hour. The...
March 29, 2014 - 11:48pm
March 20, 2014
Mountain Iron-Buhl undone by fouls in season-ending loss
MINNEAPOLIS — Despite just about everything going wrong that could go wrong, Mountain Iron-Buhl still had a chance to steal a Class A quarterfinal...
March 20, 2014 - 10:34pm