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Hermantown Middle School band director Randy Lee (from left) laughs with students Ally Spradau and Emma Palusky while working with them on a piece of music during a recent band class. Clint Austin /
All-around music man: Hermantown music teacher reaches peak with state honor
3 hours 35 min ago
January 17, 2018
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Sierra Bolen (1) of Hermantown dribbles the ball against Grand Rapids during Tuesday's game at Hermantown High School. The Hawks won 65-64.
Prep girls basketball: Hawks erase painful memory, beat Grand Rapids
January 17, 2018 - 12:38pm
January 9, 2018
Grand Rapids goaltender Gabe Holum (31) makes a glove save near Elliott Peterson (22) of Hermantown during Tuesday's game at Hermantown Arena. The Hawks won 3-1. Clint Austin /
Prep boys hockey: Grand Rapids on the road to recovery
January 9, 2018 - 11:10pm
January 3, 2018
Signs at the former Gander Mountain in Hermantown advertised jobs for the new Gander Outdoors chain last month. (News Tribune)
Hermantown Gander Outdoors to open soon
January 3, 2018 - 9:44pm
December 31, 2017
City crews remove a section of worn and broken pipe from a water main at 34th Avenue West and 2nd Street in 2011. (News Tribune file photo)
Duluth, neighbors at odds over water rates
December 31, 2017 - 7:30pm
December 30, 2017
News Tribune file photo
Alex Iafallo of Minnesota Duluth scores a goal against Denver during the NCAA Frozen Four title game at United Center in Chicago last April. The Bulldogs' march to the championship is the News Tribune's No.
 1 sports story of 2017.
2017 Year in Sports: UMD's Frozen Four experience is top highlight
December 30, 2017 - 10:15pm
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Hermantown's Darian Gotz (left) battles Duluth Marshall's Keelan Golat for the puck during first-period action Friday in the Hilltopper Holiday Classic at Mars Lakeview Arena.
Prep boys hockey: Hawks top 'Toppers in tournament final
December 30, 2017 - 9:55am
December 14, 2017
A semi pulling a large industrial boiler (the silver object within the red frame) slowly works its way along Haines Road headed toward Piedmont Avenue on Thursday. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Photos, video - King of the road: Big boiler makes its way to Duluth harbor
December 14, 2017 - 6:30pm
December 13, 2017
Dewey Johnson, emergency management coordinator for St. Louis County, talks about the Northland Alert system during a news conference at the Public Safety Building in Duluth on Wednesday afternoon. The county is partnering with the cities of Duluth, Hermantown, Hibbing and Virginia on the system. Steve Kuchera /
New alert system launches in St. Louis County
December 13, 2017 - 7:45pm
December 12, 2017
Tyler Watkins (18) of Hermantown competes with Levi Stauber (21) of Duluth Marshall for the puck during Tuesday's game at Mars Lakeview Arena in Duluth. (Clint Austin /
Prep boys hockey: Hawks, Hilltoppers tie 3-3 after OT runs short
December 12, 2017 - 11:21pm
Signs at the former Gander Mountain in Hermantown are advertising jobs for the new Gander Outdoors chain. (News Tribune)
Gander Outdoors to open first store in Lakeville; work continues at Hermantown location
December 12, 2017 - 8:20pm
December 7, 2017
Eighth Congressional District candidate Pete Stauber talks to supporters during Thursday’s opening ceremony for his campaign offices in Hermantown as wife Jodi listens. Steve Kuchera /
Stauber opens campaign doors in Hermantown
December 7, 2017 - 8:12pm
December 4, 2017
Kiya Danielson of Grand Rapids-Greenway makes a save against Cloquet-Esko-Carlton during a recent game at Northwoods Arena in Cloquet. (Clint Austin /
Prep girls hockey season preview: Lightning young but talented
December 4, 2017 - 9:39pm
November 29, 2017
Christmas Lighting Challenge registration ends Friday
November 29, 2017 - 5:29pm
November 28, 2017
Blake Biondi of the Hermantown Hockey team controls the puck during a practice at Hermantown Arena Tuesday evening. Biondi has committed to play at Minnesota Duluth. (Clint Austin /
Biondi’s choice is no surprise: Sophomore becomes latest Hermantown player to commit to UMD
November 28, 2017 - 5:19am