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Matters of record for March 27, 2015
Minnesota Senate Democrats take middle ground on budget
Photo of the Day for March 27, 2015
On way to hospital, baby born in back of SUV in Carlton
Astro Bob blog: Auroras may return tonight, Saturday
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Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
U.S. Steel announces major layoff in Illinois
Biz Buzz for March 23
North Shore Scenic Railroad's plans for Knife River will be decided Thursday
Duluth instructor falls for dance all over again
Badgers dodge upset bid, reach West final
NCAA Northeast Regional preview capsules
A look back at Bulldogs vs. Gophers in 2014-15
Bulldogs, Gophers square off in NCAA tourney opener
Local View: St. Peter’s Italian Church a unique, irreplaceable jewel
Reader's View: Revolution needed to make America work again
Reader's View: Racism, unemployment drive crime rates
Local View: A community engaged in a conspiracy of wellness
In Response: Ranked-choice voting a mixed bag
Soul Asylum returns to Duluth in April
Review: Little Big Town engages audience with lively performance
Faces & Names: ‘CSI’s’ Petersen joins cast of ‘Manhattan’
Faces & Names: At 85, Plummer finds new life in older roles
John Prine concert rescheduled
SHARING A COMMON BOND: Duluth dog parks, Facebook presence make for socializing among pups, their owners
Horoscopes for March 27
Things to do this week: March 27 - April 3
Appearances deceive: He's already gone
INDIEWATCH: 'Eleanor Rigby' disappeared with a plot
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Gov. Dayton wants to get tough on poachers
DNR investigating after two bull elk were illegally shot, killed in northwest Minnesota
MN DNR Weekly Report for March 23, 2015
Mille Lacs likely to see tight walleye rules again this summer
Outdoors calendar for March 22
Through Readers' Eyes for March 22, 2015
Helping Out for March 22, 2015
YourSports for March 22, 2015
Your Sports: Superior Blue team wins District 11 title
Quality, artistry, history: Neon signs have that certain 'something'
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GRAND EDWARD "DOC" THOMSEN RAATZ
REINO A. KAUPPALA
CHARLES SANFORD PORTER
MELVIN HENRY OLSON
ROBERT LEE GINN
Happy 74th Birthday Patricia Olsen
Happy 50th Birthday Jim Loons
Jerry and Maryann Viktora
March 26, 2015
Duluth police seek two missing children
The Duluth Police Department on Thursday night asked for the public’s help in locating two children who authorities said were with a noncustodial...
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March 25, 2015
Duluth Citizen Review Board takes up body cameras
The Duluth Police Department operates more than 90 body-mounted cameras, and officers capture approximately 7,000 videos every month. Being the largest department in the state to fully implement a body-camera program last summer has not been without bumps in the road, police officials...
March 25, 2015 - 9:21pm
Crash causes power outage in Alden Township
A one-vehicle crash in Alden Township damaged a power pole, causing the power service in the area to be interrupted Tuesday night. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office reported that Joshua P. Hegge, 35, of Two Harbors, failed to negotiate a turn near 7165 Culbertson Road at 9:30...
March 25, 2015 - 4:53pm
Marijuana wax receiving increased attention from law enforcement
ST. PAUL — Law enforcement officials from Duluth and across Minnesota on Wednesday issued a warning about an increasingly popular form of marijuana that can be six times more potent than the traditional form of the drug. Called marijuana wax, the manufacture of the drug has been...
March 25, 2015 - 2:55pm
3 dead, including state trooper, in trail of violence in eastern Wisconsin
Authorities are piecing together a chain of events Tuesday that left a Wisconsin state trooper, a motorist and a bank robber dead in a trail of violence from Marinette County to Fond du Lac. The trooper killed was Trevor Casper, Manitowoc Mayor Justin Nickels tweeted late Tuesday...
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March 25, 2015 - 8:39am
March 24, 2015
Superior standoff ends with man in custody
A four-hour standoff between a domestic violence suspect and Superior police ended Tuesday morning with the man in custody. The Superior Police Department’s Emergency Response Team arrived on the 4400 block of East First Street at 3:10 a.m. on a report of a man possibly armed with...
March 24, 2015 - 8:58am
March 22, 2015
Ask a trooper: Fog lights must not be too bright or aimed too high
Q: I notice a lot of people have fog lights on when I meet them on the road in the evening or at night; some are very bright and make seeing the road very difficult, and some appear to be out of alignment and are blinding. Can you address this issue? A: There are specific requirements...
March 22, 2015 - 7:21pm
March 21, 2015
One hurt in Iron Range police chase
A 25-year-old driver was seriously injured after fleeing police in a chase that reached 122 mph Saturday morning. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that Grace C. Robia of Pinewood, Minn., was airlifted to St. Luke’s hospital in Duluth after Robia fled troopers attempting to stop...
news / crime
March 21, 2015 - 9:30pm
Colleagues of dead nurse, cop struggle after fatal Cloquet crash
Colleagues of the two people killed in a head-on crash on Minnesota Highway 33 in Cloquet earlier this month are struggling to come to terms with what happened. Longtime Community Memorial Hospital nurse Fay Dahlman, 54, of Alborn and off-duty Cloquet police officer Mark Laine, 49,...
March 21, 2015 - 9:22pm
March 20, 2015
Mall of America clerk and shopper steal $143K in items
A Nordstrom shopper at the Mall of America, with the help of a clerk, was allowed to bust through her credit card limit and make off with more than $143,000 in high-end goods that she didn’t have to pay for, authorities said Thursday. Police in Bloomington caught onto the scheme...
news / crime
March 20, 2015 - 2:48pm
March 19, 2015
Wisconsin teen killed by police officer had taken hallucinogenic drugs
MILWAUKEE — Tony Terrell Robinson was experimenting with hallucinogenic drugs on the day he died, his uncle says. "He had made a bunch of changes. It was going to be the final step that would change his life around," Turin Carter said Thursday, adding that his nephew was...
March 19, 2015 - 10:39pm
Lawmen hockey tourney takes place Friday, Saturday
The Lake Superior Lawmen Hockey Classic returns to the Twin Ports on Friday and Saturday, as police officers — along with military personnel, firefighters and other emergency personnel — compete and raise money for Courage Kenny Northland. Twenty-four teams are signed...
March 19, 2015 - 8:04pm
Burglars caught after one "butt dials" 911
MANKATO, Minn. — Police encourage people to call 911 when they suspect a crime, but they don't expect a "butt dial" to do the job. Thursday morning that pocket call was made by one of the burglars — while the job was underway. Just before 3:45 a.m. the Blue Earth County dispatch...
March 19, 2015 - 6:46pm
March 18, 2015
Minnesota lawmaker immunity up for debate
ST. PAUL — Police need to know they can arrest state lawmakers, supporters of clarifying legislation say. "It is not necessarily clear to law enforcement, lawmakers or the general public," Rep. Ryan Winkler, D-Golden Valley, on Wednesday told a Minnesota House committee about a...
March 18, 2015 - 3:24pm
Police quell public disturbance in downtown Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS -- Police turned out in force Tuesday night to deal with a large public disturbance in downtown Minneapolis. Police said the unrest was caused by a large group of youths who rode mass transit into downtown with the intention of causing trouble. The disturbance, which...
news / crime
March 18, 2015 - 10:40am