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Franken: Rural health needs intensive care
Tuesday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Sunny & cooler
Bygones for Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Sir Ben's under new owners
Biz Buzz for June 29
Spirit of Gitche Gumee B&B gearing down
Minnesota sets standard for business, report says
Savers to pay $1.8M to charities, agrees to settlement
Wisconsin basketball coach to retire after 2015-16 season
US, Germany to square off in Women's World Cup semifinals
Fireworks in free agency unlikely for Wild
Local names & news
Huskies rally to earn split with Thunder Bay
Tuesday with Mitch: Same-sex couples should respect marriage
Reader's view: In Duluth, it’s tourists first, citizens second
Reader's view: Charleston forgiveness founded in Christianity
Our view: It’s little seen, but the Navy is critical in Twin Ports
Reader's View: Mail carrier also delivered friendship
Faces & names: Mayweather leads Forbes’ list of top-earning celebrities
Faces & Names: Mitchell ‘speaking well’ after aneurysm
Faces & Names: Schumer explains why she won’t be hosting ‘The Daily Show’
Faces & Names: Fellowes talks about end of ‘Downton Abbey’
Faces & Names: Trump-Univision feud escalates with bans
Tunic offers new look for next yoga practice
Horoscopes for June 30
Holistic medicine goes to the dogs (and cats, horses, birds)
Happiness can be found by going solo
Health notes: A fireworks warning
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
DNR: Minnesota grouse count about the same as last year
Nice Fish Gallery for 2015
MN DNR Weekly Report for June 29, 2015
Superior angler is the 'Sturgeon General'
Balancing act: Lake Superior rocks inspire fleeting sculptures
More Spring 2015 Dean's Lists and President's Honor Roll
Helping Out for June 28, 2015
Neighbors: Linguist keeps ear open for Duluth accents
Posse of purple piccolo piping pranksters pirate precious protuberance, preposterous or a classically clever caper?
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Joe and Lee Mogen
George and Laurene Hutchison
Todd and Fiona Bachinski
June 29, 2015
Minnesotans have positive view of cops, survey says
A police union-commissioned survey about attitudes toward police found what union leaders called "an overwhelmingly positive view of local law enforcement" in Minnesota despite clashes and controversies nationwide. The results contrast with a national Gallup survey that put public...
12 hours 50 min ago
Lancour files lawsuit against city of Superior, three police officers
The city of Superior — and three of its police officers — are facing a lawsuit, filed Monday in Douglas County Circuit Court. The suit...
14 hours 17 min ago
Minnesota State Patrol trooper charged with going 94 in 55 zone
ST. PAUL — The trooper who has been the Minnesota State Patrol's face in western Minnesota faces charges of driving 94 miles per hour in a 55 zone. Sgt. Jesse Grabow has served as public information officer, but his duties will be handled by other troopers during an internal...
news / crime
18 hours 4 min ago
June 28, 2015
Ask a Trooper: What is the correct following distance?
Q: What is the correct following distance? Everyone seems to be way too close behind each other. What can I do as a driver having someone too close behind me? Isn’t there a rule of so many vehicle lengths for miles per hour to use as a guide? A: The only law regarding following...
news / crime
June 28, 2015 - 6:32pm
June 26, 2015
Vehicle rolls on Hwy. 169 in Grand Rapids
A 47-year-old woman was hospitalized after a rollover crash on U.S. Highway 169 in Grand Rapids on Thursday night. Cheri Callahan of Grand Rapids was taken to Grand Itasca Clinic and Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, the Minnesota State Patrol said in a news release. Callahan...
June 26, 2015 - 10:13pm
Deputy charged with cruelty toward K-9 partner while at training event in Northland
A sheriff's deputy from Ramsey County was charged Friday with two counts of animal cruelty after allegedly assaulting his K-9 partner while attending...
news / crime
June 26, 2015 - 3:44pm
Minnesota officer’s treatment of K-9 partner is questioned
A Ramsey County sheriff’s deputy is being investigated for an incident involving his K-9 partner earlier this month at a certification event in Carlton County. The sheriff’s office would not elaborate on the incident but said the police dog was evaluated by a veterinarian and...
June 26, 2015 - 11:05am
June 24, 2015
Duluth assesses task force's recommendations on '21st century policing'
When Duluth Police Chief Gordon Ramsay landed his first law enforcement job more than 20 years ago in Iron River, he joined a nationwide initiative that came to be known as "Clinton Cops." The term came about as a nickname for the law enforcement policies of President Bill Clinton,...
June 24, 2015 - 9:15pm
June 22, 2015
Faces & names: Former ‘Star Wars’ child actor arrested after chase
A former child actor who most notably played a young Anakin Skywalker in 1999’s “Star Wars: Episode I: The Phantom Menace,” was arrested in South Carolina after leading police on a high-speed chase. Actor Jake Lloyd, whose real name is Jake Broadbent, was charged last week with...
a&e / movies
June 22, 2015 - 9:31pm
June 21, 2015
Ask a Trooper: What are rules for pulling a boat trailer?
Q: I pull a camper with my pickup and was wondering if I can pull a boat trailer. What is the total length and other restrictions? A: Minnesota State Statute (M.S.S.) says, in reference to lengths and combinations for pulling campers: M.S.S. 169.81 Subdivision 3c. A recreational...
June 21, 2015 - 7:55pm
June 19, 2015
Charleston shooting suspect unemotional as victims’ families face him
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Dylann Roof was ordered held without bail on murder charges in connection with an attack on a black church in Charleston, S.C., that left nine African-Americans dead and reopened a national debate about racial violence. During the dramatic hearing in front of...
news / crime
June 19, 2015 - 10:02pm
June 18, 2015
Grandma's Marathon road closures
The arrival of Grandma's Marathon weekend brings a number of road closures and detours as race officials and local law enforcement agencies work to safely move thousands of runners, spectators and motorists around the Duluth area. Road closures start tonight with the William A....
June 18, 2015 - 10:05pm
June 15, 2015
Minnesota stiffens penalties for mid-level DWIs
The penalties for driving sloppy drunk in Minnesota get substantially tougher in August, a change that could affect thousands of drivers each year. The Legislature this year lowered the threshold for a gross misdemeanor drunken- driving offense to a blood-alcohol concentration of...
June 15, 2015 - 9:20am
June 14, 2015
Ask a Trooper: Proof of insurance can be shown electronically
Q: I no longer receive a paper printout of my proof of auto insurance. Is this acceptable if a person is required to show it on a traffic stop? A: Yes, as long as the driver or registered owner can show the current auto insurance electronically (mobile phone or other means electronically)....
June 14, 2015 - 6:47pm
St. Louis County Sheriff honors two groups with lifesaver awards
Two car accidents came close to resulting in fatalities — in both cases the vehicles caught fire with occupants trapped inside. But thanks...
pursuits / scrapbook
June 14, 2015 - 12:00am