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Suicides make up bulk of gun deaths in ND, MN
1 hour 4 min ago
October 21, 2017
The barge Great Lakes Trader and tug Joyce L. VanEnkevort docked at the CN ore dock in Duluth earlier this month. The Great Lakes Trader, built in 2000, is 740 feet long, 78 feet wide and displaces 40,922 tons at design waterline, according to its owner, VanEnkevort Tug & Barge, Inc., of Escanaba, Mich. The 135-foot long, 10,200 horsepower, twin screw Joyce L. VanEnkevort was built in 1997. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Advent of the tug-barge: Lake freighter yields to barge traffic domestically
14 hours 27 min ago
Calyssa Hall, artistic director of the Zephyr Theatre in Stillwater, in what she says is the "future lobby" of The Zephyr Theatre, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. The local theater group wants to buy the Minnesota Zephyr train depot in downtown Stillwater and convert it into a professional theater. (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Gaining steam: Stillwater theater effort at old Zephyr depot is gaining steam
14 hours 48 min ago
Oct. 2017 photo of the house at 1051 Ramsdell Drive in Apple Valley, Minn., where in 2014 David Crowley killed his wife and daughter before committing suicide. The home is for sale for $279,900. Nick Ferraro / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Suburban Twin Cities home for sale has dark history
14 hours 52 min ago
No clues why driver went wrong way on I-35
15 hours 27 min ago
A princess and her entourage. Riverlynn Gorriaz, 2, dressed as a princess, is accompanied by her sister Peyton, 8, of Duluth as they stroll the grounds of the Lake Superior Zoo with their parents looking for tricks and treats during Saturday's annual Boo at the Zoo event. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)
Photo: Royal court at Boo at the Zoo
15 hours 49 min ago
Before receiving her badge Flora would recite a pledge to "appreciate, respect and protect" national parks, waters and land. Photo by Stacy Wegner
14 national parks in a fortnight
17 hours 4 min ago
ESPN host Jemele Hill poses for a photo on the red carpet at the ESPN the Party event in the Houston arts district. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
ESPN's Jemele Hill: 'I deserved that suspension'
18 hours 34 min ago
White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, left, senior policy adviser Stephen Miller, and chief strategist Stephen K. Bannon watch as President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office of the White House on April 20. Photo courtesy: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
'The president's wingman': Absent in the West Wing, Bannon stays close to Trump
20 hours 32 min ago
Motorcyclist killed in Lino Lakes, Minn., crash
22 hours 5 min ago
Chris Bjur, a handyman in Fargo, describes the problems of being self-employed after being severely injured in a fall from a roof in June when he fractured both of his legs and ankles. Scars remain after multiple surgeries to fix the breaks.
Dave Wallis /Forum News Service
Self-employed contractors playing 'Russian roulette' if they aren't insured for medical expenses, lost income
22 hours 41 min ago
Banners outside of Norway Hall marked an earlier visit by Norway's King Harald in 2012. File / News Tribune
Nordic-immersion elementary school being considered
23 hours 37 min ago
Duluth fire victim works as advocate for families
23 hours 56 min ago
Heather Kerola, parent coach at Family Forum Early Headstart in Superior, listens as Cindy Looker of Superior (with her grandson) describes how she's benefitted from the coaching, a program that was the result of a Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation grant. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
'This is what makes a difference:' Community Foundation keeps pressing to close 'opportunity gap'
23 hours 59 min ago
Matters of record received Oct. 21, 2017
October 21, 2017 - 8:02am
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