Bygones: 40 years ago, International Falls taxidermist won House primary after recount
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News Tribune, Sept. 23, 1982
- A new name — Bob Neuenschwander — will be on Minnesota's District 3A DFL ballot this general election. The International Falls taxidermist unofficially unseated longtime state Rep. Irv Anderson yesterday after a two-day recount of last week's primary balloting.
- About 25 Duluth residents yesterday suggested the state Transportation Department abandon its Interstate 35 extension plan and instead build a thoroughfare on the same site. Members of the Lakeshore Bypass Committee argued their plan would be cheaper and would provide better access to downtown businesses.
News Tribune, Sept. 23, 1922
- The first vessel to bring hard coal to Duluth since April has been chartered to load at Buffalo, New York, local vessel men are reporting. The ship, the Quincy Adams, is loading anthracite and should arrive here in four days.
- Twenty-two members of the Duluth posts of the Grand Army of the Republic will attend the 56th national encampment of veterans of the Civil War in Des Moines, Iowa. The group will leave today for the convention, which begins tomorrow.
"The part that is not resolved is not going to be resolved ever," the victim's daughter said after the sentencing. "He's obviously not going to admit to this at all, whatsoever."
As part of the agreement, Cliffs will invest $4 billion in USW-represented facilities across the company, not just in Minnesota, over the contract's term.