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Monday's weather for Duluth and the Northland: A beautiful start to the week!
Controversy as Alakef plans first store
Summer road work plans take shape
Pentagon considers new military retirement plan
More access to mental health care, but fewer counselors
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No sale yet for Duluth-based ZMC hotels
Sala Thai to reopen in downtown Duluth this week
Heavy equipment distributor catches attention along Interstate 35 in Proctor
McDonald’s faces ‘show me’ moment with new CEO
Biz Buzz for May 4
NHL: Wild fall to Chicago
NBA: Wizards take Game 1 over Hawks in Atlanta
NBA: Warriors run away from Grizzlies in Game 1
NHL: Stamkos, Lightning break out against Canadiens
Reader's View: Don’t let Legislature end telephone land lines
Reader's View: Harbor City students should get used to dress codes
Reader's View: Netanyahu has cried wolf too many times
Local View: If we don’t control overpopulation, Mother Nature will do it for us
Our View: Let rare get-together become common
Homegrown Music Festival, Day Eight: A Band Called Truman provides today’s finale
Faces & Names: Berry, Hawn help ‘Support Our Children’
Symphony review: DSSO finishes season with a big, bold Beethoven's 9th
Faces & Names: New Kurt Cobain album on the way
A night at Homegrown: Broken plates, mobile music
Cleaning up in the world of shabby chic
Horoscopes for May 4
Horoscopes for May 3
Horoscopes for May 2
Modern nerd decor takes on a tasteful, adult look
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
Walleyes should be dispersed and ready on St. Louis River
What to know about the fish you eat
Sam Cook column: Everything is in place for a good Minnesota fishing opener
Field reports: Minnesota DNR’s deer management to be audited
Ask a conservation officer: Beaver trapping season has been extended to May 15
Woman of the Year to be named at Port Cities Luncheon
Births for May 3, 2015
After taking up the sport late in life, Cloquet man runs marathon in Antarctica
Ohio store combines milkshakes, craft beer, board games
Man turns ‘junk’ into yard art, miniature cars
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May 3, 2015
Brewers fire manager Roenicke after 7-18 start
The Milwaukee Brewers relieved Ron Roenicke of his duties as manager late Sunday. “This has been a difficult start to the season, something that we certainly didn’t anticipate,” Brewers president and general manager Doug Melvin said. “Over roughly the last 100 games, we have...
sports / baseball
8 hours 50 min ago
Turkey hunting for two
If you checked Becky Magdzas’ to-do list for the past week or so, you might have found the following items: 1. Shoot a wild turkey 2. Have a baby by cesarean section Which is why the Lake Nebagamon woman, in an effort to accomplish the first task on her list, was standing in...
outdoors / hunting
May 3, 2015 - 12:02am
May 2, 2015
Wisconsin's Gov. Walker signs into law Uber, Lyft oversight bill
MADISON — Late Friday night, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker announced that he signed a bill into law that creates statewide standards for rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft. The move came after a group of Democrats called on Walker to veto the legislation, saying it didn’t do...
news / politics
May 2, 2015 - 6:35pm
May 1, 2015
Local View: Today in Wisconsin: Cherish those places where you hunt, fish, hike, bike
The warm wind is blowing hard today, and the ice is grinding the lake shore and crumbling into piles of broken crystals. Open water on Shell Lake is my personal guarantee that spring is really here to stay, and it gets me excited for the new season of outdoor adventures. Later today,...
opinion / local view
May 1, 2015 - 10:01pm
After two tough springs, Wisconsin poised for a big catch on fishing opener
HAYWARD — Two years ago, when there was ice on Northwestern Wisconsin lakes for the opening day of the fishing season, it was almost charming. Last year, when there was ice on Northwestern Wisconsin lakes for the fishing opener, it was no longer cute. "There was no open water,"...
outdoors / fishing
May 1, 2015 - 8:42pm
Two dead in house fire near Cornucopia
A driver for the local ambulance service and his mother were killed in a house fire early Friday near Cornucopia, the Bayfield County Sheriff's Office reported. Dennis Swenson, 62, and his 95-year-old mother, Dorothy Swenson, died in the fire at their home at 88700 Siskiwit Falls...
May 1, 2015 - 5:00pm
April 26, 2015
MLB: Brewers beat Cardinals with unusual lineup
MILWAUKEE -- The last thing Milwaukee Brewers manager Ron Roenicke wanted to do was pull Ryan Braun and Aramis Ramirez, his team’s No. 3 and...
sports / baseball
April 26, 2015 - 10:43pm
April 24, 2015
Other View: Come together for tax reciprocity deal
Badgers and Gophers don’t agree on much. But for the 80,000 Minnesota and Wisconsin residents who reside in one state and work in the other, no one is happy about having to pay income taxes to two states. As we’ve said for the past several years — both in editorials and in...
opinion / other view
April 24, 2015 - 10:05pm
April 23, 2015
Former Wisconsin deputy sheriff found not guilty of shooting deaths
A terminally ill former Wisconsin deputy sheriff was found not guilty on Thursday in the shooting deaths of his wife and her sister in his home due to his degenerative neurological disease, court documents showed. In a 10-2 decision, jurors found Andrew Steele, 40, was not responsible...
April 23, 2015 - 10:23am
April 22, 2015
New details revealed in fatal stabbing of angler along St. Croix River
BALSAM LAKE, WIS. -- A Minnesota man charged with fatally stabbing a Wisconsin angler after a dispute between anglers along the St. Croix River last week was pushed to the ground moments before the killing, a sheriff’s investigator testified Wednesday. Details of the confrontation...
news / crime
April 22, 2015 - 2:26pm
Nearly 60 Wisconsin DNR employees receive layoff notices amid talk of budget cuts
Fifty-seven employees of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources began receiving formal notices this week that they might face layoff as part of Gov. Scott Walker's budget for the next two fiscal years. DNR spokesman Bill Cosh said that of that number, 27 employees are in...
April 22, 2015 - 12:37pm
April 21, 2015
MLB: Reds down Brewers by a touchdown
Cincinnati scores 16 runs to drop Milwaukee to 2-12
sports / baseball
April 21, 2015 - 11:17pm
Reader's view: Walker spreads fear while gutting education
A right to work state: According to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, that’s union-busting and doing just that with the teachers union in Wisconsin. He seems to want to convince the general public that public-sector employees are just feeding at the taxpayer trough. Money already has...
opinion / readers views
April 21, 2015 - 10:57pm
NFL: Vikings to open season on Monday night vs. 49ers
The Minnesota Vikings are ready for prime time. Well, not entirely. It was announced Wednesday night the Vikings will open the regular season at San Francisco on Sept. 14 on ESPN’s Monday Night Football. But it will be the second game of the night, and won’t start until 9:20...
sports / football
April 21, 2015 - 9:25pm
Vikings and Packers 2015 schedules
Minnesota Vikings 2015 Schedule Preseason Sunday, Aug. 9 — vs. Pittsburgh, at Canton, Ohio, 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 15 — Tampa Bay, 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22 — Oakland, 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29 — at Dallas, 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3 — at Tennessee, 7 p.m. Regular...
sports / football
April 21, 2015 - 9:23pm