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Utility worker stops to help deer blinded by snow and ice after North Dakota blizzard
Fond du Lac Band dedicates new $14 million center in Duluth
Judge rules on disputes in former coaches' discrimination lawsuit against UMD
Saturday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Snow Saturday night into Sunday
Wisconsin judge rejects bid to stop election recount
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Duluth unveils loan program for 'brownfield' redevelopment
Buyer steps forward for assets of bankrupt Magnetation, hopes to reopen Iron Range facilities
U.S. Steel clarifies CEO's comments on recalling 10,000 jobs
Banks in India file suit against Essar's parent company
U.S. Steel CEO says company plans to restore 10,000 jobs
Bulldog Hockey Blog Postgame: Bulldogs knocked off NCHC pedestal following long layoff
Prep report: MLWR rolls past rival Barnum in boys basketball
Wolves fall to Pistons
Gophers one win away from volleyball Final Four
Tips for trimming the perfect Christmas tree
Ballet review: Minnesota Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’ guaranteed to make you smile
Comedy review: 2016 Rubber Chicken Holiday Show thin on big ‘yolks’
A guide to worm composting
This holiday, put away the poinsettia and try these bright, tropical plants
Happy Half-Birthday, Elsa MacDonald!
James and Shirley Sellman
With thanks from the Karl Randa Family
DONNA J. BOLANDER
LAURA ELIZABETH LARSON
MAE E. (LAHTONEN) ANDERSON
GERALDINE NIVA JOHNSON
RALPH T. POUKKA
Reader's View: Take time to thank those who plow our roads
Reader's View: Health insurance is not health care
Reader's View: Planned Parenthood a vital part of community
Reader's View: College in the Schools benefits everyone
Reader's View: State must recognize the threat of sulfide mining
Zebra mussel larvae found in Leech Lake
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 5, 2016
Ask a conservation officer: Registration renewals due soon for ATVs, sleds
Outdoors notes for Dec. 4
Outdoors calendar for Dec. 4
Horoscopes for Dec. 10
Ask a Trooper: What do white and yellow lines mean?
Horoscopes for Dec. 9
Horoscopes for Dec. 8
Horoscopes for Dec. 7
December 6, 2016
NW Wis. tourist spots hope winter business makes up for stormy summer
Tourism officials, resort owners and businesses are waiting for Northwestern Wisconsin to transform into a winter wonderland. They're hoping lower temperatures will soon mean more revenues up north. P.C. Rasmussen, owner of Lakewoods Resort and Lodge in Cable, said most of their...
December 6, 2016 - 6:56pm
December 4, 2016
New enthusiasm leads to partnership on city trails
New trails in Duluth's St. Louis River corridor are in various stages of completion, with some still in the planning stage and others ready...
December 4, 2016 - 9:30pm
Setting a path for Duluth's trail system
Nearly two years after the city of Duluth unveiled a plan to boost recreational offerings in the St. Louis River corridor, the city is homing...
December 4, 2016 - 9:04am
November 25, 2016
Santa visits Mont du Lac on Saturday
Santa and Mrs. Claus will be making a pre-Christmas visit to Mont du Lac Resort on Saturday to help light the resort's Christmas tree. The event starts at 3 p.m., with a chance for visitors to get a free photo with the special guests from 3-5 p.m. Hot cocoa will be available for $1;...
November 25, 2016 - 3:05pm
November 23, 2016
Cross-country, some downhill skiing underway in Northland
Lutsen Mountains ski area on Minnesota's North Shore will open for downhill skiing on Thursday, and several cross-country ski areas are open...
November 23, 2016 - 1:39pm
November 17, 2016
Lutsen offering free lift tickets on Black Friday
Lutsen Mountains is offering free lift tickets the Friday after Thanksgiving, following retailer REI's lead encouraging folks to "Opt Outside"...
November 17, 2016 - 5:10pm
October 29, 2016
Northland ski jumper, teacher, coach Joe Nowak dies at 88
One of the last links to the heyday of ski jumping in Northeastern Minnesota has died. Joe Nowak, who set 11 ski jump records in the United States,...
October 29, 2016 - 9:12pm
October 25, 2016
Cross-country ski club to host fundraiser
The Duluth Cross-Country Ski Club will kick off a capital campaign for the Grand Avenue Nordic Center on Thursday night. The center at the base of Spirit Mountain, slated to open next fall, will include a new cross-country ski trail with dedicated snowmaking and lighting for night...
October 25, 2016 - 6:56pm
October 23, 2016
Outdoors notes for Oct. 23
Duluth Audubon Society offers Superior Harbor Gull Watch with Clinton Nienhaus, 10 a.m. to noon Sundays beginning today through Nov. 20. Meet at Superior entry at the end of Wisconsin Point. Free. Call Clinton at (507) 525-3151 in case of questionable weather that morning. Screening...
October 23, 2016 - 1:00am
October 17, 2016
New chalet set to open at Giants Ridge
BIWABIK — The ski shop at Giants Ridge was in cheerful disarray in mid-October, a month or more before the first skiers were expected...
October 17, 2016 - 6:35pm
October 12, 2016
Worse-than-expected damage slows work on Duluth’s ski, snowmobile trails
The city of Duluth will receive more of a financial pruning than it had anticipated in order to clear fallen trees and limbs from the ski and...
October 12, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 2, 2016
Crews hope to have Duluth ski trails cleared before winter
Crews are at work in Duluth’s city parks, hustling to get ski trails cleared of fallen trees from the July 21 windstorm. “Our goal is to...
October 2, 2016 - 1:00am
August 5, 2016
Birkie museum opens
A new museum dedicated to the iconic American Birkebeiner cross-country ski race between Cable and Hayward will celebrate its grand opening today. The Tony Wise Museum of the American Birkebeiner — named in honor of the late Tony Wise, who founded the race in 1973 — is located...
August 5, 2016 - 12:00am
May 30, 2016
Improve the trails
The Duluth Cross-Country Ski Club is organizing a trail improvement project to take place Saturday in conjunction with National Trails Day. The work will happen from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the Lester Park ski trails. Meet at the parking lot next to the first bridge on Seven Bridges...
May 30, 2016 - 9:45pm
May 6, 2016
Last hurrah for snowboarders at Spirit Mountain
It may have been in the 90s in the Northland on Friday, but there will be a snowboarding event at Spirit Mountain on Saturday. It’s the sixth annual “Damage Revisited” presented by Duluth’s Damage Boardshop, which is marking its 11th anniversary. Leftover snow from Spirit...
May 6, 2016 - 5:16pm