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December 15, 2018
The 656-foot long Federal Rhine enters the ship canal Saturday evening as it departs Duluth. The Federal Rhine is the final saltie to leave the Twin Ports this year. --- Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.complay button
Last saltie of 2018 departs from Duluth
20 hours 31 min ago
December 14, 2018
Slippery roads cause crashes Friday morning
December 14, 2018 - 9:57pm
December 12, 2018
Chris Lee, with the community planning division, carries chairs out to set up with tables on Buchanan Street in front of the DeWitt-Seitz Building and Little Angie's Cantina in August. (file / News Tribune)
Canal Park experiment gets mixed reviews
December 12, 2018 - 6:38pm
The Duluth Transit Authority parked its fleet of seven electric buses in late November to address issues with hill braking and heat. The buses were introduced in October, and were purchased via federal grant as a way of testing electric technology in Duluth's cold weather and hilly streets. file / News Tribune
DTA temporarily pulls electric buses
December 12, 2018 - 11:17am
December 11, 2018
3rd Ave West to be partially obstructed starting Wednesday
December 11, 2018 - 5:37pm
December 7, 2018
An aerial view of East Eighth Street and North 19th Avenue East. (file / News Tribune)
Board nixes Eighth Street bike lane
December 7, 2018 - 5:42pm
December 6, 2018
An aerial view of the "can of worms" interchange along Interstate 35 in Duluth. (2017 file / News Tribune)
Can of worms interchange gets $20 million
December 6, 2018 - 4:52pm
December 5, 2018
 burst steam pipe in front of the Fond-Du-Luth Casino in downtown Duluth sends a plume of water vapor into the air early Wednesday morning. (Bob King / button
Update: Steam line bursts in downtown Duluth
December 5, 2018 - 1:55pm
December 1, 2018
A mother and her daughter board Amtrak’s Empire Builder passenger train at the St. Paul Union Depot on Tuesday. The Empire Builder travels from the Union Depot to Chicago daily. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Second daily train from St. Paul to Chicago likely; high-speed rail prospects stalled
December 1, 2018 - 11:15am
November 29, 2018
Members of the St. Scholastica Women's Nordic skiing team train on roller skis on Lester River Road in Duluth recently. (Clint Austin /
Duluth cyclists, pedestrians and roller skiers say dangerous drivers are common
November 29, 2018 - 5:46pm
November 28, 2018
A driverless Twin Ports? Local planners consider future of transportation
November 28, 2018 - 5:40pm
November 24, 2018
Astro Bob blog: Did Astronomers Just Find the Sun’s Sister? 
November 24, 2018 - 11:43am
November 21, 2018
Sgt. Neil Dickenson
Pressroom Podcast: Ask a trooper with Sgt. Neil Dickenson
November 21, 2018 - 5:28am
November 20, 2018
Image courtesy of the U.S. Department of Transportation
State, feds urge motorists to plan ahead
November 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
November 17, 2018
The speed limit has been increased on eastbound Highway 210 near the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport in Brainerd. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, where road quality allows, speed limits will be increased from 55 mph to 60 on state two-lane highways. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
For those who can't drive 55, MnDOT initiative for state highways is just the ticket
November 17, 2018 - 7:30am