Bygones for October 21, 2011
News Tribune Oct. 21, 1971 About 1,000 people gathered in the Duluth Arena last evening to pay tribute to businessman Jeno Paulucci. Speakers mentioned his importance to the local economy and gave special praise because he stayed in Duluth after ...
Oct. 21, 1971
The Merle Building on South 12th Avenue East will be torn down this week and the space used for a parking lot. The brick building housed the Duluth Playhouse, Japp Floral Shop, Plaza Dry Cleaners, and J.C. Penney advertising offices. News Tribune
Oct. 21, 1991
The 501-foot Soviet vessel Aleksandr Starostenko is the first ocean-going roll-on, roll-off ship to call on the Twin Ports and the first Soviet vessel since 1988. The ship arrived yesterday and is unloading equipment bound for a Canadian pulp mill. Researched by the Reference & Information staff at the Duluth Public Library. Call 730-4202 or click on Ask Us at www.duluth.lib.mn.us