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September 18, 2017
Spectators watch as the freighter Isa transits the Poe Lock in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., in July, 2015, on its way to Lake Superior. The MacArthur Lock -- in the foreground -- was temporarily closed because one set of gates was not working properly. (file / News Tribune)
Soo Locks rebuild urged: Unexpected closure would produce ‘nightmare scenario,’ Great Lakes Commission member says
16 hours 44 min ago
September 16, 2017
An investor has acquired key properties between Superior and Michigan streets in downtown Duluth at a cost of $2.6 million. (Clint Austin /
Plans for Duluth property still emerging after $2.6 million investment
September 16, 2017 - 8:02pm
September 15, 2017
At 204 feet high, the new U.S. Highway 53 bridge over the Rouchleau mine pit spans 480 feet from pier to pier. The project was celebrated in a Friday morning ceremony, and the bridge will open to traffic sometime this weekend. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
'Ore Majesty': Iron Range dedicates its monumental new bridge
September 15, 2017 - 8:34pm
Flooding has forced the temporary closure of St. Louis County Road 338 (Aurora Road) south of Town Line Road. (St. Louis County photo)
Flooding closes several St. Louis County roads
September 15, 2017 - 7:35pm
September 13, 2017
The new U.S. Highway 53 bridge across the Rouchleau mine pit in Virginia is seen Wednesday, in an image from the Minnesota Department of Transportation's webcam.
Highway 53 project to be unveiled Friday
September 13, 2017 - 6:47pm
September 12, 2017
Stephanie Smith-Christensen crosses Grand Avenue after pushing the button (background) to activate warnings lights placed over the intersection informing motorists to stop. Bob King /
Crossing Grand Avenue gets safer
September 12, 2017 - 6:08pm
September 11, 2017
Duluth City Council votes to ask for industrial road extension funding
September 11, 2017 - 10:16pm
Kristina Swallow (left), the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 2018 president, takes a selfie with Robert J. Rhode during the ASCE's Congress on Technical Advancement at the DECC Monday. Rhode, 103, is the eldest member of the ASCE Duluth section and received an award. Bob King /
Centenarian engineer, Aerial Lift Bridge share honors
September 11, 2017 - 8:14pm
A mounted bears greets visitors arriving at the Range Regional Airport terminal. (2015 file / News Tribune)
Range Regional Airport gets $3.7 million improvement grant from feds
September 11, 2017 - 7:58pm
September 10, 2017
Trucks are parked at the end of the Waseca Industrial Road in Duluth Sunday afternoon. The City of Duluth is seeking a $1.66 million state grant to extend the road to Minnesota State Highway 23. The extension is expected to relieve truck traffic on Raleigh Street. (Clint Austin /
Build-out of Duluth industrial road could relieve pressure on other local roads
September 10, 2017 - 5:47pm
September 9, 2017
This map, offered by city planners, envisions some of the possibilities for Canal Park. Click on the image for a larger view of the plan.
Canal Park's 'fast and furious' week: events designed to seek input on district's future
September 9, 2017 - 7:23pm
Highway 61 work planned at Tettegouche State Park
September 9, 2017 - 7:33am
Virginia looking for time capsule items
September 9, 2017 - 4:25am
September 8, 2017
Maintenance work scheduled on Bong Bridge
September 8, 2017 - 9:21pm
September 5, 2017
Highway 53 bridge to open next week
September 5, 2017 - 4:49pm