They’ve eaten $70 cheese, touched jellyfish with their bare hands and have even offered up their hair and skin for fun visual stories.
Today Duluth entry Overnight: CSL Assiniboine arriving to load iron ore pellets. Morning: Great Republic arriving to discharge limestone, then shifting to load iron ore pellets; Paul R. Tregurtha departing with iron ore pellets. Midday: Mesabi Miner arriving to load iron ore pellets. Superior
May 24, 1977 East Superior Street business owners yesterday asked the Duluth City Council to implement a zoning law that would get rid of pornographic bookstores and theaters. On May 2, the business owners had asked the council to place a moratorium on licensing of those establishments. Clark H. Dohm, executive director of Spirit Mountain, has resigned effective June 17 to take a job as general manager of the North Shore Hilton Hotel in Chicago. Dohm has been at Spirit Mountain for about 14 months.
BASEBALL Carlton 11, Littlefork-Big Falls 2 At Chub Lake. WP: Evan Gray 2IP, 0R, 0H, 4K, 3BB. LBF: Tate Promersberger 2x3, 2R. C: scored 8 runs in bottom of 6th; Jackson Mickle 2x4 (2 3B), 2RBIs; Gray RBI; Peyton Schmidt 2B, RBI. Carlton 3, Nashwauk-Keewatin 2 At Chub Lake. WP: Kaden Crane 3IP, 0R, 1H, 1BB. LP: Jagger Nash 6.2IP, 3R, 11H, 3K, 2BB. NK: Logan Derfler 2B, RBI. C: Jackson Mickle 2x2 (3B), RBI, 2R; Evan Gray 2x4, GW-RBI in bottom of 7th; Jacob Santkuyl 2x3. Chisholm 4, Cherry 2
Grand Rapids senior Micah Miller nearly captured a second championship Tuesday night , but his Sioux City Musketeers lost 2-1 in overtime at home to the Chicago Steel in a winner-take-all Game 5 of the United States Hockey League Clark Cup Finals. Miller, who is committed to St. Cloud State and eligible for the NHL Draft in June, finished with five goals and 13 assists in 36 USHL games played before and after the Thunderhawks' run to a Minnesota Class AA championship. Miller scored a goal and four assists in 13 USHL playoff games this spring.
BASEBALL WISCONSIN DIVISION 1 Sectional 1 Tuesday, May 30 First Round No. 11 Superior at No. 6 Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln, 5 p.m. DIVISION 2 Sectional 1 Thursday's First Round No. 6 Barron at No. 3 Northwestern (Iron River), 5 p.m. No. 5 Spooner at No. 4 Rice Lake, 5 p.m. BOYS GOLF MINNESOTA SECTION 7A Today's Meet Section 7A first round (Virginia Municipal G.C.), 10 a.m. Thursday's Meet Section 7A second round (Virginia Municipal G.C.), 10 a.m. GIRLS GOLF
Gunner Johnson and Jared Danovsky combined to tally five hits and six RBIs, Justin Reinkall fanned eight on the mound, and Superior claimed its first Lake Superior Conference baseball title since 2004 by rolling past Hermantown 11-1 in five innings Tuesday at NBC Spartan Sports Complex. Johnson was 3-for-3 and drove in three runs, while Danovsky, Connor Fonger, C.J. Fortune and Dominic D'Auria all had two hits apiece. Reinkall limited the Hawks to two hits in the mercy-rule win. Duluth East 8-9, Grand Rapids 3-3
A Duluth teen allegedly held hostage and assaulted last week near Wrenshall has been released from the hospital, while authorities continue to investigate the incident and a subsequent fire at the residence. The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office reported Tuesday that the 17-year-old victim was released from the hospital more than a week after the incident. He has not been identified, and authorities said they did not have any further word on his medical condition.
The National Weather Service has issued a frost advisory for parts of the Northland for early Wednesday morning. The advisory is in effect from 3 a.m. to 7 a.m. for Koochiching, northern St. Louis and northern Itasca counties. It includes International Falls, Ely and Bigfork. Temperatures are forecast to fall into the low to mid-30s early Wednesday in the advisory area, and sensitive outdoor plants may be damaged if left uncovered, the Weather Service reported.
A Hibbing police officer finally got his man after a 35-year-old Chisholm man was arrested following a high-speed chase earlier this month. Justin Dean Stauffer, 35, was charged with felony fleeing a peace officer and multiple misdemeanor counts, including driving while impaired, on May 9 in District Court in Virginia.