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Photo of the Day for Dec. 25, 2014
Astro Bob blog: Stargazing on Christmas night
3 in hospital after Hibbing apartment fire
Police officer kills armed black man near Ferguson, Missouri
Family keeps vigil for mother fighting to see one more Christmas season
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Lutsen Mountains outlines plans to expand ski area, replace gondola
Target ad featuring Minnesota girl with Down syndrome gains widespread attention
Last saltie leaves Twin Ports; shipping season continues to rebound
Whatever happened to plans to restore Greysolon Plaza’s canopy?
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
From dirt tracks to Brickyard
NOWACKI: An early start in the pits
WEEGMAN: Playoff berth on Vikings' 2015 Christmas wish list
Reader's View: Sad Superior Street needs more holiday lights
Reader's View: Salvation Army does much for people in need
Reader's View: UMD faculty pay cuts escape media attention
National View: George Bailey was right — ‘It’s a wonderful life’
Local View: Christmas: A day we all can celebrate
REVIEW: Adams makes ‘Big Eyes’ a must-see
REVIEW: Simmons delivers memorable performance in ‘Whiplash’
TONY BENNETT: 10 local, national picks of 2014
REVIEW: ‘Into the Woods’ impressive if not embraceable
Matters of record for Dec. 24, 2014
Horoscopes for Dec. 25, 2014
WINE SAVVY: Champagne is sparkling wine
RECIPE EXCHANGE: Great balls of globbler and more
ASK A BUTCHER: On the hunt for prime rib
Sam Cook columns
Beverly Godfrey columns
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 22, 2014
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
BIrths for Dec. 21, 2014
Double the honor: Proctor twins chosen to be St. Lucia
Santa Letters - Page 4
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March 2, 2014
Field reports: As ice house removal deadline nears, slush slows the process
In Minnesota, ice fishing shelters must be removed from the ice by Monday south of a line formed by U.S. Highway 10, east along Minnesota Highway 34 to Minnesota Highway 200, east along Highway 200 to U.S. Highway 2, and east along Highway 2 to the Minnesota-Wisconsin border. North...
fishing / hunting / outdoors
March 2, 2014 - 1:00am
February 28, 2014
Lake Superior hits normal water level for first time in 9 years
Lake Superior hit its normal level in February for the first time in nine years, according to the International Lake Superior Board of Control. The...
news / shipping
February 28, 2014 - 3:46pm
February 26, 2014
Heavy snow causes roof collapse at horse-riding arena near Superior
Add Credence Farm to the list of Northland businesses that have suffered damage from heavy snow that continues to pile up. An arena at the horse...
business / news / superior
February 26, 2014 - 8:52am
February 25, 2014
Northwestern Wisconsin mom gets prison for daughter's death in crash
WASHBURN, Wis. -- Despite recommendations for leniency from a probation officer, defense attorney and prosecutor, a judge ordered that a Bayfield woman serve two years in state prison, followed by a six-month stay in county jail for the July 2012 crash that killed her 2-year-old daughter...
crime / news
February 25, 2014 - 12:00am
February 24, 2014
Minong-based Jack Link's plans to extend its reach
For Jack Link's, being the nation's largest provider of beef jerky isn't enough. The company, based in Minong, wants to be No. 1 in the world. It will extend its global reach with its plans to buy Unilever's meat snacks business, which primarily is sold under the BiFi brand in Germany,...
business / food / news
February 24, 2014 - 9:15am
NBA Saturday: Bucks comeback falls short against Pacers
MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Bucks coach Larry Drew wanted his team to understand it had to be more physical after being pushed around Thursday night by the Denver Nuggets. And one of the newest members of the Bucks clearly got the message. Forward Jeff Adrien, acquired in a trade-deadline...
basketball / sports
February 24, 2014 - 12:00am
February 22, 2014
American Birkebeiner: Gregg repeats, Europeans dominate men's race
Caitlin Gregg took a long-distance phone call on Saturday in Hayward about two hours after finishing the 41st American Birkebeiner cross country ski marathon. It was her husband, Brian, calling from the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, where he was preparing to compete for Team...
February 22, 2014 - 6:00pm
February 21, 2014
Winter storm temporarily closes access to Lake Superior ice caves
The winter storm hitting the Northland is forcing the temporary closure of access to the ice-bedecked mainland sea caves at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore near Cornucopia. Park officials announced that access to the caves would be closed effective at sunset Thursday because high...
news / outdoors
February 21, 2014 - 5:52am
At least a foot of snow expected in Duluth
The snow started later than expected, but the intensity of our latest winter storm was expected to increase overnight, with new snow totals of a foot or more in the Twin Ports by noon today. The National Weather Service in Duluth has extended a winter storm warning until noon; snowfall...
news / superior
February 21, 2014 - 12:00am
February 19, 2014
Wisconsin police chief placed on leave after drunken-driving arrest
A western Wisconsin police chief has been placed on administrative leave after his weekend arrest for suspected drunken driving. The city of Amery issued a statement Tuesday morning saying Police Chief Thomas Marson was placed on paid leave pending the outcome of an investigation....
crime / news
February 19, 2014 - 6:31am
Lake Nebagamon man charged with fourth OWI
A man was arrested for a fourth offense of driving under the influence in Douglas County on Tuesday. Gregory F. Wermter, 59, of Lake Nebagamon was arrested for operating a motor vehicle under the influence. A Wisconsin state trooper was monitoring speed around 5 p.m. on U.S. Highway...
crime / news
February 19, 2014 - 5:00am
February 18, 2014
Wisconsin police chief arrested on suspicion of driving drunk
The police chief of a western Wisconsin community was arrested early Sunday morning, accused of driving with a blood-alcohol level at nearly twice the legal limit. The Polk County Sheriff's Office responded about 11:45 p.m. Saturday to a one-vehicle accident at Wisconsin 46 and County...
crime / news
February 18, 2014 - 8:10am
Freezing waterlines prompt calls to keep Northland residences' water running
Residents in Ely, Hibbing, Bemidji, Washburn, parts of Virginia and several other Northland communities are being asked to keep a cold water...
iron range / news
February 18, 2014 - 12:00am
February 17, 2014
Protesters test 'off-limits zone' at proposed NW Wisconsin mine site
Organizers estimated about 100 people gathered along a Northwestern Wisconsin highway Sunday afternoon to protest a planned proposed open-pit iron ore mine and a newly enacted law creating an "off-limits zone" on public lands around test drilling sites. Paul DeMain from the Lac Courte...
mining / news
February 17, 2014 - 12:10am
College men's basketball: Kaminsky's 25 leads Badgers over Mich.
Frank Kaminsky racked up 25 points, including 17 in the second half, and grabbed a game-high 11 rebounds to lead the visiting Badgers 75-62 over the Wolverines in Big Ten play. Sam Dekker added 15 points and nine rebounds, and Josh Gasser scored 13 for No. 21 Wisconsin (21-5, 8-5),...
basketball / sports
February 17, 2014 - 12:00am