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Brady Slater

Brady Slater covers St. Louis County and transportation for the Duluth News Tribune. He's a veteran journalist, and a University of Pittsburgh graduate who was born and raised in the Northland. He can be reached by emailing or by calling or texting 218-721-2724.

Twin Ports ore shipments ended April down more than one-third compared to a year ago.
Keith Nelson, who began serving on the St. Louis County Board in 2003, is seeking his sixth term.
Ground improvements, creek-merging and steel placement among latest Twin Ports Interchange developments.
The commissioning of USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul, the first ceremony like it in state history, packed the port with dignitaries, military service veterans.
The U.S. Navy provided a sneak peek as it readies the USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul to be commissioned Saturday in Duluth.
Infusion of new tools and a renewed commitment from One Roof Community Housing has the nonprofit agency soliciting new groups of users.
The St. Louis County Board gave initial approval Tuesday to provide $250,000 in funding to help launch the program.
The scourge of chronic wasting disease has commissioners in agreement on a plan to stop the expansion of commercial herds.
In agreeing to provide half of an $800,000 project, the County Board assured Rice Lake will get internet for City Hall and more than 200 others.
The landscape architect who designed parks above the interstate wants to better connect downtown with Canal Park.