Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

AMBER ALERT: Toddler taken in Minnesota after his mother was stabbed, police say

Twin Ports

March 27, 2017
The first containers bound for the new intermodal terminal in Duluth roll into town Monday afternoon. Canadian National Railway will service the terminal by rail, and Duluth Cargo Connect — a partnership between the Duluth Seaway Port Authority and Lake Superior Warehousing — will operate it at the Clure Public Marine Terminal. (Photo courtesy Adele Yorde, Duluth Seaway Port Authority)
CN, Duluth Cargo Connect announce container terminal; intermodal capabilities a ‘game-changer’
15 hours 49 min ago
March 22, 2017
Vanta E. Coda II
Duluth Seaway Port Authority executive director's pay increased
March 22, 2017 - 6:09pm
Shades of pink and orange creep up into the sky behind Duluth's Aerial Lift Bridge at dawn. (file / News Tribune)
Shipping season starts today in Twin Ports
March 22, 2017 - 12:00am
March 15, 2017
The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alder passes a buoy while breaking ice in the Duluth-Superior harbor in 2015. (News Tribune file photo)
Shipping season nears amid icebreaking efforts
March 15, 2017 - 5:23pm
March 13, 2017
Ernie Johnson takes it all in stride as he brushes snow from his car to move it so the city could plow the parking lot in Duluth's Morgan Park neighborhood on Monday morning. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Narrow lake-effect band dumps more than a foot of snow on parts of Twin Ports
March 13, 2017 - 3:33pm
March 12, 2017
The buildings of the Essentia Health campus fill the view this view of Duluth's Central Hillside as seen from the air earlier this month. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Healthy economy: The jobs are coming, but will the wages and workers follow?
March 12, 2017 - 9:00pm
March 11, 2017
Buildings from Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center (lower left) and St. Luke's hospital (upper right) dominate Duluth's Hillside as seen from the air earlier this month. About a quarter of employees in the region work in health care or social services. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Heart of the economy: Health care is Twin Ports’ leading industry by a long shot
March 11, 2017 - 11:54pm
March 9, 2017
A train operated by BNSF Railway and Union Pacific crosses the Grassy Point Bridge as it heads from Duluth to Superior in 2010. The proposed Northern Lights Express passenger rail service would use the bridge. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
2017’s biggest hurdle for proposed Northern Lights Express: federal funding
March 9, 2017 - 9:00pm
March 1, 2017
Jake Flatt and Steve Smith, both of Duluth, push a car back into its parking spot on South Lake Avenue on Park Point in Duluth on March 1, 2007. The car was having engine trouble and they put it back in its spot for the rest of the storm. News Tribune file photo
Photos: Ten years ago this week, Duluth was hit by the Blizzard of 2007
March 1, 2017 - 6:28pm
February 17, 2017
Colette McCarrick Geary, president of the College of St. Scholastica (from left); UMD Chancellor Lendley Black and UWS Chancellor Renee Wachter laugh Friday after Black joked about making sure everyone signed on the right line. The three academic leaders gathered at UMD to re-sign the Cross Registration Agreement, which allows students from any one of the schools to take classes at the other two. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
UMD, CSS, UWS renew collaboration
February 17, 2017 - 8:50pm
February 15, 2017
Lew Martin spoke with Wisconsin Public Radio reporter Danielle Kaeding recently to talk about his history in Twin Ports broadcasting. Martin celebrates his 100th birthday today. (Paul Damberg / Wisconsin Public Radio)
Twin Ports broadcaster Lew Martin turning 100
February 15, 2017 - 4:42pm
February 6, 2017
National Weather Service graphic
Snow expected in Northland overnight and most of Tuesday
February 6, 2017 - 4:57pm
January 11, 2017
"The worst part is my nose runs," said Jim Merling, 79, of Proctor, as he blows out a neighbor's driveway Wednesday morning. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Winter snowfall near average so far in Duluth
January 11, 2017 - 3:14pm
December 17, 2016
News Tribune file photo
Voting underway for Twin Ports lighting contest
December 17, 2016 - 12:16am
December 7, 2016
John Marshall (left), who fought in the 1991 Gulf War, World War II veteran Bill Stein (hidden) of Duluth, and Richard Montgomery, chaplain, VFW Post 137, lay the Pearl Harbor remembrance wreath in the harbor after ceremonies Wednesday at the DECC. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Pearl Harbor sacrifices honored at Duluth waterfront
December 7, 2016 - 5:20pm