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Bail set at $500,000 for Duluth man accused of killing mother
Minnesota sheriff's deputy, suspect injured in shooting
Duluth police arrest suspected gunman in last month's East Hillside Shooting
Photo of the Day for September 18, 2014
Astro Bob blog: Hold my hand as we peer into the Bootes Void
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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
College football: UMD's Bofferding finding his place in the world and on the field
Vikings release wide receiver Jerome Simpson
Local names and news
Pro jerseys: a poor investment, really
Our view: Strategy needed to rid St. Louis River of mercury
County auditor's response: Service Center strives for service excellence
Reader's view: Mills’ stores don’t carry much made in the US
Reader's view: Superintendent should clean floor he urinated on
Reader's view: America’s turn from God will be its downfall
Best Bets: Wise Fool Shakespeare presents ‘Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing’
Gotham, before the Caped Crusader
A&E Notes: Lundeen Productions seeks home-grown holiday songs
Road trip: Trampled By Turtles throws its first Festival Palomino
A&E Notes: Little River Band flows back for Duluth show at Clyde
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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May 24, 2014
Duluth ranks No. 1 among northern small towns for doctors
Duluth is a great place to be a doctor, Jacob Prunuske says. “I can put in a full day at work at a professionally satisfying job; yet, because of the lack of commute and accessibility to outstanding outdoor activities, enjoy my time away from work as well,” Prunuske wrote in...
news / health
May 24, 2014 - 8:45am
May 23, 2014
'Vote Duluth' effort to win magazine competition gains steam
On a glass-calm Lake Superior, a quartet of kayakers and stand-up paddleboarders weaved through icebergs Friday morning on their way to a landing in Canal Park. Once ashore, they posed for photos with handmade signs promoting Duluth’s bid to win Outside magazine’s “Best Towns”...
May 23, 2014 - 8:53pm
Saturday weather for Duluth and the Northland: Springtime sun
TODAY: A high-pressure system will move over Lake Michigan, increasing a south-southwest wind to 5-15 mph and temperatures to 76. Mostly sunny skies. SUNDAY: Lows over Colorado and Ontario bring in some moisture while warm air pushes east into the region. These features will bring...
May 23, 2014 - 7:20pm
May 22, 2014
Friday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Mostly sunny and warm
TODAY: High pressure moves east over northern Wisconsin, giving us a south-southeast wind at 5-10 mph. Expect mostly sunny skies with highs reaching 70. An east wind could develop by the afternoon hours near the lake, which will turn on the air conditioning for the Twin Ports. SATURDAY:...
May 22, 2014 - 11:22pm
May 21, 2014
Thursday's forecast for Duluth and the Northland: Mostly sunny
THURSDAY: High pressure will sit over the Northland, creating mostly sunny skies with highs in the mid- to upper 60s.
May 21, 2014 - 8:19pm
May 20, 2014
Bygones for Wednesday, May 21, 2014
News Tribune, May 21, 1974 * A report released yesterday shows no increase in the cancer death rate in Duluth during the first 14 years taconite tailings were dumped into Lake Superior by Reserve Mining Co. The report concludes, though, that it’s too soon to draw definite conclusions. *...
news / health
May 20, 2014 - 9:16pm
Wednesday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Cooler, with slight chance of showers or storms
TODAY: Northerly flow behind the cold front that passed last night will keep temperatures lower than Tuesday. Highs will reach 62 with mostly cloudy skies. The cooler air filtering in will give us a 20 percent chance of a scattered showers/storms this afternoon. THURSDAY: High pressure...
May 20, 2014 - 7:46pm
May 19, 2014
Tuesday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Mostly cloudy, with a good chance of rain
TUESDAY: Expect mostly cloudy skies and a 40 percent chance of morning rain. The chance of rain will diminish throughout the day as a swath of moisture associated with a low-pressure system moves north. We are in the warm sector of the storm, so highs will reach 70.
May 19, 2014 - 8:08pm
Flash flood watch issued for parts of the Northland
A flash flood watch is in effect for parts of the Northland from Monday afternoon through Tuesday afternoon, as a slow-moving storm system may bring several inches of rain to the region. The watch goes into effect at 4 p.m. Monday and covers Duluth, Cloquet, the Iron Range and...
May 19, 2014 - 7:45am
May 18, 2014
Monday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: A very wet day
Last night, towns along the Canadian border got the first taste of a large low-pressure system heading our way. The rest of us will follow suit today. Morning lows should be 40-45, with highs of 57-63. The rain chance is 90 percent. Thunderstorms are possible, too. An inch of rain...
May 18, 2014 - 9:41pm
Perfect day to get a little color
The Twin Ports welcomed back a long-lost old friend on Sunday: a high temperature in the 70s. The Duluth airport reported a high of 72 degrees; before Sunday, the last time Duluth had reached 70 degrees was more than seven months earlier, on Oct. 9. And Sunday’s high was exactly...
May 18, 2014 - 9:35pm
May 17, 2014
Beverly Godfrey column: Thinking of brighter days
As the sun has started to appear with more frequency, I feel happier, like my old self again, and realize how much my energy was depleted by our long bout with gray, cold and snow. I would have needed the constitution of a robot not to feel depressed this past winter. A lot of people...
life / travel
May 17, 2014 - 5:13pm
May 16, 2014
Saturday weather for Duluth and the Northland: Warmer and dry
TODAY: A ridge builds in the jet stream, which will keep us dry and warm us up. Expect partly cloudy skies with highs near 59. SUNDAY: A warm front approaches from the southwest, which will give us a 30 percent chance of afternoon showers. Morning lows will be near 40 with highs...
May 16, 2014 - 7:32pm
Sam Cook column: Exercise might be our true calling
I see them every day, now that the light has returned. They were there in the dark of winter, too, but they were harder to notice. Runners, getting their workouts in. Old men. Young women. Striding along Skyline Parkway. Charging up Glenwood Street. Cruising along the Lakewalk...
May 16, 2014 - 7:41am
May 15, 2014
Rough winter kills thousands of fish on Northland lake
The fish began piling up along the western shore of Grand Lake near Duluth on Monday, not long after the ice had gone out. Pushed by a strong...
outdoors / fishing
May 15, 2014 - 10:02pm