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April 15, 2019
People walk along a section of the Lakewalk behind Fitger's in Duluth that has had significant shoreline repairs. Mike LeBeau, construction project supervisor for the city of Duluth, says similar shoreline reinforcements are planned for much of the Lakewalk. Clint Austin /
No new storm damage on Lakewalk
April 15, 2019 - 6:00pm
April 12, 2019
A man walks toward his car in Canal Park after viewing Lake Superior during an early spring snowstorm Thursday afternoon. Tyler Schank /
More snow, lower wind speeds expected Friday
April 12, 2019 - 8:20am
April 11, 2019
Rocks and debris glaze over with ice along the Lakewalk on Thursday. Peter Baumann / button
Update: High winds cause damage in the Northland
April 11, 2019 - 2:56pm
February 24, 2019
Planes sit in a ground blizzard at Sky Harbor Airport on Sunday. Steve Kuchera /
Dangerous wind chills, poor visibility in storm's wake
February 24, 2019 - 4:05pm
January 6, 2019
Allete Clean Energy President Allan S. Rudeck Jr. talks about a monitor display in the business’s lobby that shows information about the company’s wind generated electricity. Steve Kuchera /
As demand for wind grows, so does Duluth-based Allete Clean Energy
January 6, 2019 - 6:00pm
December 31, 2018
Two men get out of their vehicle to help a driver stuck in the alley at Fifth Avenue West in downtown Duluth. (Samantha Erkkila /
Expect snow, gusts of wind into afternoon
December 31, 2018 - 9:08am
October 10, 2018
A wave dashes itself into spray against the north pier lighthouse at the Duluth harbor entry on Wednesday morning. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Rain, flooding, strong winds hammer Northland
October 10, 2018 - 10:02pm
September 29, 2018
Construction is progressing on a Stoneray Wind Project turbine in Pipestone County. (Tim Middagh / Forum News Service)
Union wants Minnesota workers hired for wind farm construction
September 29, 2018 - 7:48am
March 5, 2018
Colin Oraskovich of Duluth struggles to keep his balance as he's pushed about by fierce winds blowing off Lake Superior Monday afternoon. Oraskovich, a meteorologist for CBS 3 in Duluth, drove down to the lakeshore in Canal Park to check on the weather after work and got all the wind he could handle. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Not much snow, a lot of wind for Twin Ports on Monday
March 5, 2018 - 7:11pm
December 11, 2017
Wind turbines stand at the Subplu wind farm at dusk in Huay Bong, Thailand. Bloomberg photo by Brent Lewin
Wind energy is supposed to fight climate change. But climate change is fighting back.
December 11, 2017 - 1:39pm
October 28, 2017
Glen Jacobsen
Minnesota to recalculate sales tax for many home solar, wind systems
October 28, 2017 - 9:57am
October 24, 2017
Todd Halbakken (left), with Duluth parks maintenance, rakes up the remaining debris Tuesday after a couple of large limbs on a silver maple tree were blown down by strong winds overnight and crushed the roof of a car parked on the 2800 block of East First Street. At right is Bob Bugbee, also with the crew. Bob King /
Blustery conditions cause power outages; snow possible in Northland later this week
October 24, 2017 - 5:35pm
March 7, 2017
Hold on to your hat! Wind gusting to more than 50 mph
March 7, 2017 - 5:08pm
February 12, 2017
Jeff Thornton, a truck driver for Global Specialized Services, inspects a 25,000 lb. wind turbine blade that is offloaded at a rail yard north of Grand Forks to be shipped by rail to Kansas. Dozens of blades are awaiting to be shipped by railcars to customers hoping to build wind farms.   photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Blown away: Wind energy sector turns into largest renewable resource in U.S., sees massive expansion in North Dakota
February 12, 2017 - 8:34am
February 2, 2017
A technician for Hermantown-based Conservation Technologies installs a solar panel at the McQuade Small Craft Harbor near Duluth. An environmental group says the state now supports thousands of renewable energy jobs. 2009 News Tribune file photo
Minnesota has 100-plus renewable energy businesses
February 2, 2017 - 3:04pm