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Shipping traffic for July 29
Bygones for July 29
Wednesday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: Yay! Not as humid
Views mixed as Medicare, Medicaid turn 50
Retaining its 120-year history and the hillside behind it, Historic Old Central High School's wall is renovated
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St. Cloud-based Heater Rental Services expands to Duluth
Property transactions for July 27
Bankruptcies for July 27
Northland Constructors grows its base
Jimmy John’s joins lineup at Miller Hill Mall
Goodell upholds Brady's deflating suspension
Vikings president excited about upcoming season
Hockey Day announcement scheduled for Thursday at Duluth's Bayfront Park
Huskies quiet Honkers
Editorial cartoon for July 29
Reader's view: Take action to protect our trees
A veteran's view: Northland Honor Flight was a day to remember
Other view: Another state surplus — to spend wisely
Editorial cartoon for July 28
Faces & Names: Gyllenhaal film to launch Toronto festival
Faces & Names: Actress wants her name off of croc bag
Faces & Names: No ratings bonanza for Jenner’s TV show
Faces & Names: Tom Cruise says he is open to doing ‘Top Gun’ sequel
Faces & Names: Bobbi Kristina Brown autopsy sheds little light
EATING FOR TWO: And other myths and truths about a healthy pregnancy
Horoscopes for July 28
There are ways to fight jaw-dropping drug prices
Try these tips to ease the pain of sunburn
Bringing home baby: Training helps parents care for high-risk infants
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
DNR announces another conservative deer season
Nice Fish Gallery for 2015
Renaming lakes in the land of 10,000 lakes
MN DNR Weekly Report for July 27, 2015
Ask the Conservation Officer for July 26
Design student revamps cardboard signs to help Chicago’s homeless stand out
Spring 2015 Dean's Lists
Your Sports: Duluth Jaxx U15 summer team wins Battle for the Bear tournament
Through Readers' Eyes for July 26, 2015
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Dick and Millie DeBolt
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Four dead in western Wisconsin plane crash
ALDEN, Wis. — The four people killed a single-engine airplane crash in northwest Wisconsin were from the Hudson area, officials report. The...
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July 26, 2015
Brewers blanked back-to-back for the first time this season
PHOENIX — Arizona right-hander Jeremy Hellickson pitched six scoreless innings and pinch hitter Chris Owings hit a two-run double in the Diamondbacks’...
sports / baseball
July 26, 2015 - 7:01pm
Lacy’s toughness, attitude rub off on Packers teammates
GREEN BAY — In the two seasons before Eddie Lacy’s arrival, the Green Bay Packers started five different running backs, and the result was...
sports / football
July 26, 2015 - 6:27pm
Lion sighted in Milwaukee, police close streets in area
Police closed off streets near a park in north Milwaukee on Saturday night after reports of a "lion-like animal," which came days after people said they had a seen a lion prowling city streets. Milwaukee police and the Department of Natural Resources responded to the area, at 30th...
July 26, 2015 - 4:35pm
July 25, 2015
Wisconsin state park camping fee hikes take effect Tuesday
Increases in camping fees in the Wisconsin state park system will take effect on Tuesday. The Department of Natural Resources said Friday that the increase in camping fees is due to the recently enacted 2015-17 state budget. The increases vary and are based on the demand, uniqueness...
July 25, 2015 - 10:52pm
Wisconsin state park fee hikes start taking effect Tuesday
Increases in camping fees in the Wisconsin state park system will take effect on Tuesday. The Department of Natural Resources said Friday that the increase in camping fees is due to the recently enacted 2015-'17 state budget. The increases vary and are based on the demand, uniqueness...
July 25, 2015 - 1:29am
Wisconsin trooper's killer was preparing for 'zombie apocalypse'
The serial bank robber who gunned down Wisconson State Patrol Trooper Trevor Casper and a Wausaukee man in March was a "lone wolf" survivalist who was stockpiling weapons and ammunition in preparation for a "zombie apocalypse," those close to him told investigators. Steven Snyder,...
News / crime
July 25, 2015 - 1:24am
July 24, 2015
Wisconsin man sentenced to nearly 10 years for bank robberies
A Northwestern Wisconsin man was sentenced Friday to nearly a decade in federal prison for a pair of armed bank robberies. Jesse Sweeter, 20, of Rice Lake, will serve 9½ years in prison, followed by five years of supervised release for the May 2014 robbery of the Shell Lake State...
News / crime
July 24, 2015 - 5:58pm
July 23, 2015
Body found in Wisconsin identified as Twin Cities musician
SOMERSET, Wis. — A man found near the St. Croix River in Wisconsin was identified Wednesday as a missing Twin Cities-area guitarist, apparently the victim of a fall. Justin A. Lowe, 32, of Vadnais Heights, Minn., was found by a hiker early Tuesday beneath the Arcola High Bridge...
July 23, 2015 - 2:32pm
July 22, 2015
Contaminated soil will delay work on Highway 35 near Superior
Contaminated soil will delay the completion of a construction project on Wisconsin Highway 35 south of Superior. A section of the highway has been closed since June as the crews remove and replace the Stony Brook box culvert, and repair erosion caused by high water in 2012 under...
July 22, 2015 - 4:49pm
July 21, 2015
Study of Wisconsin ticks shows more than half in northwest carry disease
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A specialized medical diagnostic reference laboratory has spent the last several years collecting more than 2,000 ticks and studying tick-borne illnesses with some surprising results. Coppe Laboratories of Waukesha, just west of Milwaukee, had contributions from...
July 21, 2015 - 4:38pm
July 20, 2015
Wisconsin Gov. Walker signs 20-week abortion ban
MILWAUKEE - Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, a Republican presidential hopeful, signed a bill into law on Monday banning abortion after 20 weeks...
News / politics
July 20, 2015 - 12:04pm
July 19, 2015
Ex-Packer Starr turning the corner from strokes
Former QB sends video message during Favre’s Hall of Fame ceremony
sports / football
July 19, 2015 - 9:34pm
Vikings’ top draft pick began career in Wisconsin town
KENOSHA, Wis. — Fifteen minutes after chowing down half an oversized mac-and-cheese-stuffed creation from his favorite hometown burger joint,...
sports / football
July 19, 2015 - 9:21pm
Fire damages Ashland home
A woman was rescued from a fire that caused major damage to a home in Ashland early Sunday morning. Ashland Fire Department reported that...
July 19, 2015 - 8:32pm