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Advent of the tug-barge: Lake freighter yields to barge traffic domestically
Gaining steam: Stillwater theater effort at old Zephyr depot is gaining steam
Suburban Twin Cities home for sale has dark history
No clues why driver went wrong way on I-35
Photo: Royal court at Boo at the Zoo
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Canada’s consul general promotes free trade at Duluth chamber dinner
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
COLLEGE HOCKEY: UND strikes back to blank Gophers 4-0
Astros blank Yanks in Game 7, advance to World Series
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Gophers stick with Croft at quarterback
Beavers felled by Falcons: Serratore records two points, No. 20 Air Force splits series
College football: UMD freshman QB Larson blazes a trail in 37-0 win over Minot State
Readings & Writers for Oct. 22, 2017
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Oct. 22, 2017
Handmade Halloween get-ups: ‘Duct tape and glue sticks, the holy grail of crafting’
Ask a Master Gardener: What causes forked carrots
Have you Been Nextdoor?
Vernon and Faye Jondreau
Doug & Ginny Olson
Steven Michael Saylor
Arden Gene Curry
Donald Andrews "Don" Tedlund
Robert "Bob" Theodore Lundberg Jr.
Lawmakers' response: Range DFLers support Line 3, the project's good jobs
Local view: Spread accurate information about Minnesota's health insurance open enrollment
Port director's view: Transportation network underpins regional development; pipelines are key
National view: Weinstein's alleged sexual abuse appalling, now and then
National view: It's not about flirting or sexy clothing
Outdoors Notes for Oct. 22, 2017
Duluth bowhunter takes 260-pound buck in city hunt
Send us your best trail-cam buck shots
Minnesota pheasant opener proved predictably tough
More hunting and fishing, less guiding for Wilmot
Snapshot for Oct. 22, 2017
RecSports for Oct. 22
Through Reader's Eyes
October 16, 2017
WorkForce Center shows off 'fantastic resource'
Duluth's WorkForce Center is more than a room with computers and printers and friendly staffers. It's a pipeline from potential to paychecks,...
October 16, 2017 - 7:17pm
Sneakers Sports Bar & Grill closes
After 32 years in business, Sneakers Sports Bar & Grill in the Duluth skywalk has closed its doors for good. The pub in the Holiday Center...
October 16, 2017 - 2:55pm
October 12, 2017
Duluth Fire Department offers open house this weekend
The Duluth Fire Department will host a Fire Prevention Week open house on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the downtown fire hall, 602 W. Second St. There will be free food, car seat checks as well as an opportunity to tour fire rigs and learn about kitchen fires. Kids also can...
October 12, 2017 - 9:08pm
Pop-up Downtown program returns to downtown Duluth storefronts
Businesses will have the chance to occupy vacant storefront space in downtown Duluth when the Pop-Up Downtown program returns for the holiday season. The Greater Downtown Council is seeking retailers who are interested in short-term storefront space downtown. After four successful...
October 12, 2017 - 7:12pm
Out of the woods: Duluth project aims to build boat, sense of community
Shipwright John Finkle has been working with a crew of volunteers for the past 10 months to construct a wooden boat in a downtown Duluth storefront,...
October 12, 2017 - 5:56pm
September 29, 2017
Radisson sidewalk to be sidelined
Beginning Monday, a section of sidewalk in front of the Radisson Hotel in the 500 block of West Superior Street in Duluth will be closed to allow for the repair of underground infrastructure. The work is expected take about two months to complete, and city staff report that it needs...
September 29, 2017 - 8:04pm
September 25, 2017
Life House launching teen emergency shelter
Life House in downtown Duluth is adding a homeless youth shelter. Called The Loft, the shelter is on top of the Life House building at 102 W. First St. and can house up to 10 people at a time ages 15 through 19. "On average, there are 100 youth in Duluth each night without a place...
September 25, 2017 - 6:46pm
September 20, 2017
Teatro Zuccone to host Iraqi Voices Film Tour
The Iraqi Voices Film Tour — a selection of short documentaries written and directed by Iraqi-Minnesotan refugees and immigrants, photographed and edited by local filmmaker Nathan Fisher — will make its first stop in Duluth Thursday. The Iraqi and American Reconciliation Project...
September 20, 2017 - 4:49pm
September 18, 2017
Duluth YMCA hires new leader
The Duluth Area Family YMCA ended a national search on Monday with the announcement of Sara Cole as its new chief executive officer. “We...
September 18, 2017 - 6:51pm
Skateboarding out of addiction: Return to childhood passion helps opioid addict on route to recovery
It started with pain pills. "I tried a couple of painkillers, because at that time I thought they were safer because they came from the doctor,"...
September 18, 2017 - 6:46pm
September 17, 2017
Duluth soil heading to national lynchings memorial
Soil from the Clayton Jackson McGhie memorial in downtown Duluth was gathered Sunday to become part of the first-ever national lynchings memorial...
September 17, 2017 - 7:19pm
August 27, 2017
Reader's View: Duluth now a blessed postcard city
My earliest memories of Duluth are from the post-war years of the 1940s. We lived in Lakewood Township and rode occasionally with Dad into downtown to shop or to run errands. Our old black sedan thumped across trolley car rails still embedded in many streets. Power poles and a myriad...
August 27, 2017 - 6:35pm
August 25, 2017
Group offering food for thought with ‘Soul Food Monologues’ in Duluth
LaDonna Redmond, described as a food justice activist, said she used to go to conferences involving academicians, researchers and maybe a couple of farmers, "but not regular people who just ate." "So I got really bored with going to conferences," the Minneapolis woman said. The alternative...
August 25, 2017 - 11:34pm
August 22, 2017
Duluth prepares to expand skywalk
A key new link now under consideration could unify and expand Duluth's skywalk system. A resolution headed to the Duluth Economic Development...
August 22, 2017 - 8:45pm
August 17, 2017
Power outage affecting parts of downtown Duluth
A power outage - reportedly caused by a tree falling on a power line - was affecting parts of downtown Duluth late Thursday afternoon. Minnesota Power reported that about 200 customers were affected by the outage. Some traffic lights in downtown Duluth were out. The utility reported...
August 17, 2017 - 5:33pm