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Minnesota fifth-grader arrested over threatening message in school
Jail phone call leads to more prison time
Drunken driver who killed 2 sisters in crash will serve prison term
Superior police plan to use body cameras
Officer’s accused killer won’t testify; prosecution and defense rest
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New tenants revealed for BlueStone Commons retail development in Duluth
Cliffs Natural Resources seeks creditor protection in Canada
Allete to invest $168 million in U.S. Water Services
Duluth physician sued in connection with Minnesota country club’s closure
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UMD's Krause gives back to community
Wild shut out Flames
Reader's View: No religion would condone terrorist actions
Reader's View: State Chamber focuses on business every day
National View: Conservatives confused about Common Core
Our View: Vaccination info just a good start
Our view: Embrace Lakewalk compromise plan
Best Bets: Winter Dance Party at Duluth Armory this weekend
Review: ‘Turn of the Screw’ staging feeds the audience’s imagination
Faces & Names: Bieber dropping ‘arrogant’ attitude
Faces & Names: Wilmore livens up ‘Nightly Show’
Best Bets: A pre-Homegrown Homegrown event
SAM COOK COLUMN: The things left behind
INDIEWATCH: Eccentricity, insanity and paper mache in 'Frank'
Surviving the date when loved ones play matchmaker
Local experts chime in on Super ads
From Puppy Bowl to overtime, Super Bowl fun for the whole family
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Nice Ice Fish for 2014-2015
Wisconsin broadens walleye management options
DNR postpones aquatic invasive species decal program
MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 26, 2015
In the Arrowhead 135 winter race, you’re going to suffer
Five questions with Max Medlin: Working the railroad with volunteers
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January 29, 2015
UWS, already dealing with budget shortfall, could face further cuts
Already grappling with a $4.5 million budget gap, the University of Wisconsin-Superior could face even greater financial strain if Gov. Scott Walker has his way. Walker is proposing a 13 percent cut in state funding for the University of Wisconsin System in his 2015-17 state budget...
news / education
7 hours 15 min ago
College women's basketball: Linzmeier, Mulhern get credit for UWS turnaround
Longtime Wisconsin-River Falls women’s basketball coach Cindy Holbrook didn’t have much good to say following the Falcons’ 78-49 WIAC loss at Wisconsin-Superior on Wednesday, but she admitted she won’t miss the three-hour bus trips. “We haven’t traditionally played well...
sports / basketball
8 hours 3 min ago
January 28, 2015
A busy season at the docks
Before Phil Moore led a media tour of a massive ship in dry dock Wednesday, he offered a few words of advice for the novices in tow. “Keep one hand for the ship and one hand for yourself,” the fleet superintendent of the Ohio-based Interlake Steamship Co. said as a reminder to...
January 28, 2015 - 10:59pm
Superior-made rescue device to be featured on cable TV show
A life-saving invention born in the Twin Ports was put to the test Tuesday at Barker’s Island in Superior — with a Discovery Channel Canada...
January 28, 2015 - 5:26am
Bygones for Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
News Tribune, Jan. 28, 1975 * The 1974-75 navigation season came to an end last night in Duluth-Superior — 18 days later than any previous season. The Leon Falk of the Hannah Mining Co. fleet departed from the Burlington Northern Inc. dock in Superior loaded with taconite pellets. *...
January 28, 2015 - 12:01am
January 27, 2015
Man accused of impersonating officer during arrest
Authorities say a former Minnesota state trooper claimed to be an active member of the force when he was stopped on suspicion of drunken driving in Superior on Christmas. “I’m a cop,” Gaylen Patrick Williams allegedly told a Superior police officer, before stating that he was...
January 27, 2015 - 10:33pm
Shippers concerned about loss of federal protection
A failed bid by Arizona Sen. John McCain last week to repeal a 95-year-old law that protects U.S. shipping has some people concerned that the threat to the industry may come up again. An amendment McCain tried to tack onto the unrelated and later defeated Keystone XL pipeline bill...
January 27, 2015 - 10:10pm
Man accused of impersonating officer during Christmas Day arrest in Superior
Authorities say a former Minnesota state trooper claimed to be an active member of the force when he was stopped for drunken driving on Christmas morning in Superior. "I'm a cop," Gaylen Patrick Williams allegedly told a Superior police officer, before stating that he was going...
news / crime
January 27, 2015 - 3:54pm
January 26, 2015
Update: Superior man in custody after allegedly running over woman
A 33-year-old Superior man intentionally ran over a 24-year-old woman in an alley behind a Tower Avenue bar early Saturday, police said. Officers found the woman complaining of pain and leg injuries after they responded about 2:30 a.m. to the alley behind the Third Base Bar on...
news / crime
January 26, 2015 - 10:13pm
January 25, 2015
Great Lakes Pond Hockey Classic at Barker’s Island
Hockey players gathered for the annual Great Lakes Pond Hockey Classic at Barker’s Island in Superior on Sunday morning.
sports / hockey
January 25, 2015 - 9:00pm
January 22, 2015
Rebuilding plane inspires dreams for Northland teens
Grounded and chopped into three parts, an airplane built in 1948 still is fueling the dreams of Northland teens. The Aeronca Sedan rests in...
January 22, 2015 - 10:43pm
Superior man gets 25-year sentence for child pornography
A 49-year-old Superior man has been sentenced to 25 years in a federal prison after pleading guilty to producing child pornography. Roger Aleshire, 49, was sentenced Wednesday by U.S. District Judge James Peterson. He pleaded guilty in federal district court in Wisconsin on Nov....
news / crime
January 22, 2015 - 2:45pm
January 21, 2015
Superior man is sentenced for his 6th drunken-driving charge
A Superior man will spend nine months in jail for driving drunk a sixth time. Robert Edward Gordon, 65, pleaded guilty Jan. 9 in Douglas County Circuit Court to a charge of sixth offense operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. He was sentenced to four years of probation and...
news / crime
January 21, 2015 - 10:25pm
January 20, 2015
Bygones for Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
News Tribune, Jan. 21, 1975 * The Duluth City Council last night expressed concern over escalating construction costs on the $4.4 million Arena-Auditorium addition. The project is to include an annex building linked with the existing Arena and an elevated pedestrian walkway connecting...
news / politics
January 20, 2015 - 10:31pm
January 19, 2015
Fundraiser planned to support deployed soldiers’ families
The men and women of the Superior-based 950th Engineer Co. — nearly 100 of them — are serving their country by clearing the routes used to move U.S. troops out of Afghanistan with the wrap-up of combat missions in that country. The local chapter of the Retired Enlisted Association...
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January 19, 2015 - 11:04pm