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Sunday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Sunday soaker
Crews douse Superior apartment fire
It’s Health Fair week for 3rd-, 4th-graders
Woman, 87, dies in Itasca County crash
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Duluth Trading Co. apologizes to Don Henley to resolve trademark dispute
Fednav fleet adding ballast treatment to ships
Kestrel combines with Eclipse to form ONE Aviation
More housing coming to BlueStone site
Italian eatery’s owners buy Jade Fountain Restaurant in West Duluth
Blues even series with Wild
Local names & news
Prep baseball season preview: Duluth East's Siljendahl goes from bat boy to bench boss
Cleveland stops Twins' three-game win streak
Cartoonist's View for April 19
Reader's View: Pizzeria story raises questions for skeptic
Reader's View: Conservation fund must be maintained for future
Reader's View: Consumers need to take action on high cost of food
Reader's View: Educators, public need to know more about autism
Theater review: St. Scholastica's 'Blithe Spirit' hits high marks across the board
Faces & Names: Cooper to star in AMC’s ‘Preacher’
Theater Review: ‘Tomfoolery’ variety show at UWS tugs nostalgic strings
Faces & Names: Penelope Cruz joins ‘Zoolander 2’
GROWING TOGETHER: Settle spousal disagreements over the yard with this lawn care quiz
Horoscopes for April 18
REINVENTING HOME: 1913 home receives one lofty makeover
LIVING SMART: How much does a swimming pool really cost?
YOUR PLACE: Tips for lawn mower safety
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Camping this summer? Check out these 13 Minnesota campgrounds
South pier season: Anglers try for salmon in Lake Superior near Duluth ship canal
MN DNR Weekly Report for April 13, 2015
Cast away: Upcoming clinic will demonstrate the fine art of spey casting
Variety of people meet challenge of monthly dips in Lake Superior
Winter Semester Dean's List for 2015
Week of the Young Child
Five Questions: Seeing a need, women start anti-bullying nonprofit
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April 1, 2015
Jealous gunman attacks, shoots man in hotel near MOA
A jealous gunman ambushed a visitor to a hotel room next to Mall of America, where the victim thought he was going to meet with a woman but ended up being punched and shot, according to charges filed Tuesday. Matthew T. Poncelet, 25, of Faribault, Minn., was charged in Hennepin County...
April 1, 2015 - 5:31pm
March 30, 2015
Senator cycles through Duluth
In the basement of the Dewitt-Seitz building in Canal Park, U.S. Sen.
March 30, 2015 - 8:10pm
March 29, 2015
Minneapolis police look for missing University of Minnesota student, 22
MINNEAPOLIS — A photo of Jennifer Houle from Thursday night shows the 22-year-old University of Minnesota student with a wide smile, her long blond hair flowing over the front of her green blouse. On Saturday, members of Houle's family and her friends circulated the photo...
March 29, 2015 - 7:28pm
Ask a Trooper: Spring driving brings challenges
ASK A TROOPER Q: I live in a very small town and see people all the time driving in the wrong direction to collect their mail or visit neighbors. This means they are on the wrong side of the road facing oncoming traffic. I feel like I'm in a foreign country. Is this legal? A:...
March 29, 2015 - 7:25pm
March 27, 2015
Children reported missing from Duluth found safe in New York
Two children reported missing by Duluth police on Thursday have been located safe in Buffalo, N.Y., authorities reported Friday. The Duluth Police Department said the two girls - one 7 months old, the other 2 years old - were located with their mother, who allegedly took the children...
March 27, 2015 - 6:26pm
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...
March 26, 2015 - 9:48pm
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...
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March 20, 2015 - 2:48pm