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Duluth News Tribune
Bentleyville is on track for record attendance
Heaviest snow now expected in Northwestern Wisconsin
Monday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Messy winter mix
Iron Range woman dies in auto crash
Bygones for Dec. 22
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Whatever happened to plans to restore Greysolon Plaza’s canopy?
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
Biz Buzz for Dec. 22
Bankruptcies for Dec. 22
Duluth property transactions for Dec. 22
Packers clinch playoff spot with win
Wolves come up short against Pacers
Minnesota melts down in Miami: Vikings lose to Dolphins
NFL: Dolphins beat Vikings on blocked punt, safety in final minute
Reader's View: Councilor Fosle’s words were indeed racist
Reader's View: Cooler heads needed in discussion about police
Reader's View: School Board members not on a witch hunt
An Iron Ranger's View: Who counsels the counselors?
Our View: The best gift is getting there safely
Faces & Names: Elton John marries longtime partner
Faces & Names: Brokaw says his cancer in remission
Faces & Names: Schwimmer cast as OJ’s attorney
Faces & Names: Ferguson signs off ‘Late Late Show’
Faces & Names: Colbert leaves with star-studded finale
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Garden rotation
Horoscopes for Dec. 21, 2014
GROWING TOGETHER: You know you’re a gardener if …
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Garden rotation
COZY UP: Nooks provide comfortable little places to retreat
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
South American tour tests Grand Marais cyclist
Do it: Follow the tracks
Ask a conservation officer: Photo of license won’t meet law
Field reports: Deer Hunters Association names new director
Neighbors: Trampled By Turtles bring a taste of home to Florida vacation
Helping Out for December 21, 2014
Double the honor: Proctor twins chosen to be St. Lucia
Santa Letters - Page 4
BIrths for Dec. 21, 2014
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ELIZABETH "LIZ" PROUD BROWN
Theresa L. "Teri" Maki
JAYNE L. (AIMONETTI) OWENS
JOHN COLT JR.
HO HO HO, Patty O is 8-0. Happy Birthday
Beau Michael Kubiak
Maria Katherine Noyes
Happy Sweet 16th Birthday Jackie
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