CARLTON May 15, 2017 Gladen, Whitney and Anthony, girl, Finley Parker. DULUTH May 17, 2017 Ganem, Bobbie Jo and Monchamp, Justin, boy, Justin James Monchamp Jr. TWO HARBORS May 9, 2017 Kempffer, Jade, and Benvie, Joshua, boy, Jax Naveen Benvie.
For the Family Get your plants at the 2017 Duluth Garden Flower Society annual plant sale, 8 a.m. Saturday, parking lot of Duluth Rose Garden on London Road. Go to dgfs.org. Enjoy a grand breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon Sunday, Holy Angels Catholic Church, 60 Hartman Drive, Moose Lake. Features pancakes, French toast, egg, egg bake, sausage, ham, hash browns, biscuits & gravy, strawberries, juice, milk and coffee. Tickets: $7.50 for adults, $4 for ages 6-12 and free for younger children.
Today Duluth entry Morning: James R. Barker departing with coal for Silver Bay. Evening: Philip R. Clarke arriving to discharge limestone and shifting to load iron ore pellets. Superior Morning: Michipicoten arriving to load iron ore pellets.
May 26, 1977 The Environmental Protection Agency today will agree to a request from Reserve Mining Co. to postpone a court order to end dumping of iron-mining waste into Lake Superior until 1980. Reserve had been ordered to end the dumping by July 7. Duluth's First National Bank has announced a million-dollar remodeling program to permit construction of the first leg of the city's skywalk system. The project will provide a concourse through the bank's facilities and furnish a vital link to the Arena.
Duluth East's Elliot Schneider is heading back to the boys tennis state tournament after winning the Section 7AA singles title Thursday in Elk River. Schneider repeated atop the section by outlasting Chisago Lakes' Thomas Gillach 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 in the championship match. The East senior had defeated Carter Stumne of Forest Lake in straight sets, 6-1, 6-2, in the semifinals earlier Thursday.
BASEBALL Carlton 17, Chisholm 4, 5 innings At Chisholm. WP: Evan Gray 5IP, 0R, 1H, 5BB, 5K. LP: Eli Sundquist 3.1IP, 11R, 8H, 6BB, 5K. Car.: Gray 4x4 (2B, 3B), 5RBIs, 4R, 2SB; Sam Macor 3x3 (2B), 4RBIs; Jacob Santkuyl 2x3, RBI, 4R; Kaden Crane 2RBIs, 3R; Chis: Eli Sundquist 2B. Cloquet 4, Hibbing 3 At Cloquet. WP: Gavin Rasmussen 2.1IP, 0R, 1H, 0BB, 1K. LP: Travis Carruth 6IP, 4R, 6H, 2BB, 5K. C: Rasmussen 3x3 (2B), R; Alec Norrgard 2x3, RBI, R. Deer River 5, Aitkin 2
Former Minnesota Duluth player and coach Jess Koizumi was named the associate head coach at Vermont on Thursday after spending just one season in the same role at Ohio State. Koizumi was an All-WCHA player for the Bulldogs during her four seasons from 2003-07. She served as captain for two seasons and later returned to serve as a graduate assistant coach under former coach Shannon Miller. Koizumi grew up in Silver Bay. She retired from professional hockey a year ago to take the job with the Buckeyes, who are coached by former Minnesota Gophers assistant Nadine Muzerall.
AWARDS College track and field: Three St. Scholastica athletes were named to the the College Sports Information Directors of America Track & Field/Cross Country Academic All-District first team. Senior Jacob Gallagher was the lone men's representative from CSS, while senior Taylor Gibson and junior Casey Hovland were named to the women's team. Gibson and Hovland have 4.0 grade-point averages, while Gallagher is at 3.99.
PROCTOR SPEEDWAY Sunday: Student Night (free admission with school ID), 5:30 p.m. SUPERIOR SPEEDWAY Today: Regular Racing, 7 p.m. HIBBING RACEWAY Saturday: Regular Racing, 6 p.m. GRAND RAPIDS SPEEDWAY Thursday: Regular Racing, 6:30 p.m. ABC RACEWAY Ashland Saturday: IRA Sprint Car Special, 7 p.m.
Minnesota Duluth sophomore Emilee Trost nabbed the top qualifying time with a first-place finish in a 1,500-meter preliminary race Thursday at the NCAA Division II Outdoor Championships in Bradenton, Fla. Trost, who ranked second in the 1,500 coming the meet, finished with a time of 4 minutes, 27.03 seconds, narrowly beating her fellow qualifiers. The 1,500-meter finals take place Saturday afternoon.