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Tweed Museum garners $1 million donation from namesake
A long chug for a mighty tug
Psychological exam, bail set for murder suspect
Friday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Warming trend, with a chance for rain
Rash of vandalism strikes Grand Marais
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ME Elecmetal announces layoffs at Gary-New Duluth foundry
Apple iPhone 6 pre-orders hit record 4 million on first day
Second wave of Kwik Trip stores planned for the Twin Ports area next year
Superior-based Internet provider aims to draw cord-cutters
Biz Buzz for Sept. 15, 2014
Prep newsmaker: Cloquet's Alex Oakes in control on volleyball court
Local names & news
Wild sign and suspend goalies
Vikings release Simpson
Other view: With Ebola, chaos also is contagious
Local view: Hike Duluth on Sunday to protect climate, community
Reader's view: Violent Muslims must be held to account
Reader's view: Campaign promises and facts are different things
Reader's view: Column writer should head down to Ferguson
Faces & names: Loren turns 80 with book of memoirs
Theater Review: Jody Kujawa, this is the role of your life
Faces & names: Downey Jr., Watson among Britannia Awards honorees
Best Bets: Wise Fool Shakespeare presents ‘Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing’
Gotham, before the Caped Crusader
Blacklist Brewery lands in downtown Duluth location
Poetry Corner for Sept. 19
DINING OUT: A different kind of Thai at Pak’s Green Corner
Dates set for Twin Ports restaurants to be featured on ‘Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives’
WINE SAVVY: Stop blaming sulfites
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Northland grouse hunter shoots wolf that was threatening his hunting dog
MN DNR Weekly Report for Sept. 15, 2014
More than 6,000 raptors pass over Hawk Ridge on Monday
Deer Hunters Association initiates hunter wildlife observation survey
More of Grandma's Brag Book for Sept. 7, 2014
Helping Out for September 14, 2014
Five Questions with Mia Johnson
Iconic Northland scenes provide contrast for photographer’s tiny plastic figures
Leading the charge for change in West Duluth
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Adam Roen Thank You
Dora Ahlgren's 90th Birthday
Happy 96th Birthday Stella Ziemski
Sam and Alice Marks
May 13, 2014
Ice deals setback to Great Lakes shipping
Making up for lost time on the Great Lakes is hard to do in the shipping industry. So says Glen Nekvasil, who reported Tuesday that U.S.-flag lakers moved less than 2 million tons of iron ore in April, a 52 percent decrease compared to a year ago. “It’s not easy in this industry,”...
business / shipping
May 13, 2014 - 8:12pm
April 30, 2014
Snowfall reports from around the Northland
Light snow continued to fall on Wednesday morning in parts of the Northland, while other locations saw mostly rain. The snow started Tuesday in Northwestern Wisconsin, where several communities reported several inches of accumulation. Here's a roundup of snow totals reported...
April 30, 2014 - 9:33am
April 28, 2014
Wintry weather sidelines celebration of spring in Duluth
Perhaps it’s only appropriate that the weather for an event designed to celebrate spring in Duluth should prove so fickle. The annual Run...
April 28, 2014 - 12:14am
April 27, 2014
Winter storm watch issued for parts of the Northland; additional icing possible tonight
A winter storm watch is in effect for the Twin Ports, Iron Range, Cloquet and Two Harbors tonight through Monday morning for the potential for additional, more significant freezing rain that may accumulate on roads, trees, power lines and other surfaces. That follows the light...
April 27, 2014 - 7:56am
April 26, 2014
Saturday race will highlight North Shore's world-class whitewater kayaking
For a brief window each spring, as they run high with spring snowmelt, the rivers of Minnesota’s North Shore hold their own against whitewater...
April 26, 2014 - 9:03am
April 25, 2014
Snow reports from around the Northland
Snowfall reports from around the Northland through 10 a.m. Friday, as relayed by the National Weather Service in Duluth. These are not necessarily final snow totals: 13.5 inches - Gunflint Trail (Golden Eagle Lodge) 9.5 inches - Silver Bay 7.7 inches - Two Harbors (2 miles...
April 25, 2014 - 10:15am
2013-14 now third-snowiest winter on record in Duluth
A cold spring rain turned into yet another snowstorm Thursday across parts of the Northland, dropping several inches of snow just when tulips and pussy willows should be sprouting, canceling ball games and sending plows back onto the road yet again. The National Weather Service...
April 25, 2014 - 8:35am
Northland school closings and delays for April 25
Weather-related school closings and delays for Friday, April 25: Cook County school district - closed Lake Superior school district (Two Harbors, Silver Bay) - 2-hour delay
news / education
April 25, 2014 - 8:13am
April 24, 2014
Winter storm warning issued for parts of the Northland
Just when we all thought winter was done: A winter storm warning is in effect for parts of the Northland from this afternoon through Friday morning. The warning — for the potential of 8 or more inches of snow — is for Cook and northern Lake counties, including Grand Marais,...
April 24, 2014 - 7:12am
April 23, 2014
Spring flooding closes more roads in St. Louis County
Spring flooding is causing more warnings and temporary road closures in the Northland, according to the St. Louis County Public Works Department. County State Aid Highway 36 (also known as Arnold Road) in Rice Lake Township just south of Schultz Road is temporarily closed because...
news / st louis county
April 23, 2014 - 7:12pm
Lutsen to offer skiing in May
There’s a buzz going around in skiing circles about a unique opportunity up the North Shore in a little more than a week: skiing in May. That’s...
April 23, 2014 - 7:45am
April 22, 2014
Heavy snow exposes weakness in new Lincoln Park school roof
The cafeteria of Lincoln Park Middle School will be closed for most of July through mid-August while repairs are made to some of the wooden trusses supporting the ceiling. In early February, district employees noticed a deformed connecting plate on a truss, and had it inspected by...
news / education
April 22, 2014 - 8:05pm
Madeline Island Ferry up and running
The U.S. Coast Guard was ready to break ice, but it turned out they weren’t needed after all, and the Madeline Island Ferry started another season Tuesday without much trouble. Two of the ferry service’s four ferries are moving vehicles and people across Lake Superior between...
April 22, 2014 - 8:01pm
April 20, 2014
Will the ice be out for the Minnesota fishing opener?
Anglers were still ice-fishing on Fish Lake north of Duluth last week. Ten days ago, anglers were still driving trucks on frozen lakes near Deer River, said fishing guide Charlie Worrath. The big question is: Will those anglers be fishing open water when Minnesota’s fishing season...
outdoors / fishing
April 20, 2014 - 12:01am
April 19, 2014
Sam Cook Outdoors blog: Photos of St. Louis River at Jay Cooke State Park
The St. Louis River is flowing high through Jay Cooke State Park near Carlton this weekend. The show should continue on Sunday as sunny skies and temperatures in the 60s hasten the snowmelt. News Tribune outdoors writer Sam Cook captured some photos of the river from the Swinging...
April 19, 2014 - 6:15pm