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June 17, 2018
Jessie Veeder's special place is special for everyone who has spent time there over the years. Jessie Veeder / Forum News Service
Commentary: Family ranch is a special place, not just for the ones who live there now
June 17, 2018 - 6:53am
June 6, 2018
The baseball that Babe Ruth autographed for Bob Barrett at the old Lyric Theater during an offseason meet-and-greet tour of vaudeville houses in 1926. Steve Kuchera /
History finds a home: Duluth Depot to unveil Babe Ruth-signed baseball
June 6, 2018 - 5:38pm
June 2, 2018
"Backwaters are my natural habitat," said Greg Seitz on the backwaters of the St. Croix River near Scandia and Marine on St. Croix on Friday, June 1, 2018. Seitz has paddled nearly every inch of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway and plans to check his last 20 miles off this summer to mark the 50th anniversary of the riverway.  Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
St. Croix National Scenic Riverway celebrates 50 years
June 2, 2018 - 4:00pm
May 20, 2018
Participants shoot their guns at targets during the Black River Bandits Cowboy Fast Draw Club competition at the Superior Fairgrounds on April 14. Clint Austin /
The draw of history: Twin Ports' Black River Bandits compete for fun and family
May 20, 2018 - 5:00am
May 18, 2018
Allen Latham and his daughter, Mary Latham, stand in a dining room porch at the Spicer Castle. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Serviceplay button
Historic Green Lake bed & breakfast to close
May 18, 2018 - 10:32am
May 10, 2018
The first phase of restoring the 1937 Olcott Park fountain in Virginia is slated to begin this spring, with work expected to include repairing the fountain's pool and water spray. Residents working on the fountain restoration project hope to have a functioning fountain by the end of summer. Submitted photo
Virginia fountain project moves ahead
May 10, 2018 - 9:11pm
April 19, 2018
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Community activist Mary Van Evera dead at 96
April 19, 2018 - 5:22pm
April 11, 2018
Ethel Jondreau, 76, stands in front of her store along U.S. Highway 2 in Blueberry, Wis., in September 1982. (Jack Rendulich / News-Tribune & Herald)
News Tribune Attic: Ethel Jondreau and the Blueberry Store, 1982
April 11, 2018 - 7:48pm
April 9, 2018
Bong Bridge under construction between Duluth and Superior, 1982 (News Tribune file photo)
News Tribune Attic: History of the Bong Bridge
April 9, 2018 - 8:03pm
April 5, 2018
Brian Paulson (left) and Ron Hendrickson, members of the Old-Brule Heritage Society, walk around the Blueberry train depot, which once sat along the Northern Pacific Railway line near the intersection of U.S. Highway 2 and County Highway O in Douglas County. The society hopes to move the 1900 building to the Davidson Windmill site and restore it. (Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram)
Rural Douglas County depot on track for restoration
April 5, 2018 - 8:12pm
March 30, 2018
Jenny Pacanowski carries her puppy after leading a writing workshop for combat women with her organization Females Veterans Empowered to Transition in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Must credit: Photo by Mark Makela for The Washington Post
Female vets keep fighting to be written into history
March 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
March 28, 2018
John Pilegaard of Adolph, a volunteer at the Lake Superior Railroad Museum, uses a grinder to prepare seats for repainting Wednesday. The seats are from the 1918 Heavyweight Pullman coach in the background, which is being refurbished this spring. The coach is one of four major restoration projects on schedule to be ready for this summer’s tourist season on the North Shore Scenic Railroad. Bob King /
Photos: Restoring railroad history in Duluth
March 28, 2018 - 6:31pm
March 15, 2018
In an undated handout photo, the skeleton of an 8-year-old Neanderthal boy recovered from the El Sidrón cave in Spain. New research suggests that the brain of the juvenile Neanderthal developed more slowly than that of a similarly aged Homo sapiens child, but scientists don’t yet know why. (Paleoanthropology Group MNCN-CSIC via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Humans bred with this mysterious species more than once, new study shows
March 15, 2018 - 1:32pm
Cellist Amit Peled will perform Sunday at the College of St. Scholastica. His program will be the same, on the same instrument, as when Pablo Casals performed in Duluth 100 years ago. Photo:
Return of a storied cello: Amit Peled will perform the same program as Pablo Casals played 100 years ago
March 15, 2018 - 5:00am
March 14, 2018
The Clayton Jackson McGhie Memorial in downtown Duluth. (News Tribune file photo)
Duluthians rally support for trip to Alabama lynching memorial
March 14, 2018 - 6:59pm