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Bemidji man charged with assaulting a witness
Virginia man's 1987 murder charge thrown out
Wis. crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid Minn. motorist on cellphone, authorities say
Faith, rooted amongst the pines: First Presbyterian Church in Bemidji marks 120 years
Standing Rock calls on DOJ to intervene in pipeline situation; DAPL explains land purchase
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers score three in the third but late rally not enough as UND wins 5-4
SOCCER: Norton and Nelson tally goals in 2-1 BSU win
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU falls to UMD in shootout
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks will face Mankato West in state quarterfinals
VOLLEYBALL: BHS goes 1-3 at Chaska Invite
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
Dennis G. "Denny" Preston
Kathleen H. Diederich
Linda Jo Nance
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
Presidential Editorial: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Clintons’ hearts are in right place
Letter to the editor: A perspective on the presidential election
Letter to the editor: All unborn lives matter
Letter to the editor: Joe Vene is a genuine leader
August 16, 2016
Diocese of Duluth seeks time to work out settlement with victims
The Diocese of Duluth is seeking an extension to file reorganization plans in its bankruptcy case as representatives prepare for more settlement talks with victims of child sexual abuse. The diocese and a court-appointed creditors committee met for a “productive,” two-day mediation...
August 16, 2016 - 10:40pm
August 15, 2016
Hundreds of thousands expected in Duluth this week for Tall Ships return
DULUTH, Minn. — When a line of tall ships make their way through the Duluth ship canal on Thursday, it will be the culmination of years of...
August 15, 2016 - 9:20am
July 27, 2016
Man charged with three felonies after allegedly fleeing Duluth police
A Proctor man faces three felony charges after allegedly fleeing Duluth police twice in less than a week earlier this month. Samuel James Nelson,...
July 27, 2016 - 10:05pm
Bear takes a break in Duluth family’s kiddie pool
DULUTH, Minn. -- A kiddie pool filled with water was the perfect size for a bear. When Dave Zbaracki returned to his home from checking on an...
July 27, 2016 - 10:24am
July 25, 2016
Thousands remain without power in Duluth area
DULUTH -- Several thousand homes and businesses remain without power in the Northland as of Monday morning, four days after severe storms caused widespread damage to trees, power lines and buildings across the region. As of 7:45 a.m. Monday, Minnesota Power and Lake Country Power...
July 25, 2016 - 10:12am
July 20, 2016
Duluth hockey community rallying on Kerr’s behalf; East alum injured neck in swimming accident
Alex Trapp was on his way to hang out with friends at Island Lake on Saturday night when he received a call from friend and former Duluth East...
July 20, 2016 - 2:29pm
July 19, 2016
Parent of student who died by suicide files lawsuit against Duluth school district
A federal lawsuit filed by the parent of a Lincoln Park Middle School student alleges his son’s 2015 suicide was the result of “severe and pervasive harassment” — and the Duluth school district’s failure to stop it. Todd Seehus is suing the Duluth school district, its school...
July 19, 2016 - 7:47pm
July 18, 2016
Duluth hockey star in critical condition after water accident
DULUTH, Minn. -- A 21-year-old Duluth man and USHL hockey player remained in critical condition Monday following an accident while swimming Saturday at Island Lake.Andrew Kerr was airlifted to Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center late Saturday from the lake north of Duluth....
July 18, 2016 - 7:59pm
July 11, 2016
Duluth man arrested after 35-mile high-speed pursuit in Hermantown
A 57-year-old Duluth man led law enforcement authorities on a 35-mile high-speed chase through Hermantown on Sunday afternoon. The suspect exceeded speeds of 100 mph and drove in the wrong lane at times throughout the pursuit, Hermantown Police Department Deputy Chief Shawn Padden...
July 11, 2016 - 2:44pm
Biplane crashes after leaving Duluth Airshow; no injuries reported
Two people escaped injury when their antique biplane crash-landed in east-central Minnesota after leaving the Duluth Airshow on Saturday. The...
July 11, 2016 - 2:43pm
Finding Loren: Man teams up with Bemidji company, volunteers to find grandfather’s plane and tell his tale
There was a thick layer of ground haze near Bologna, Italy, the morning of April 21, 1945. Still, Loren Hintz could see the green, haze covered,...
July 11, 2016 - 7:52am
June 17, 2016
GRANDMA’S MARATHON: On a runner’s high: New Bemidji resident Dick Beardsley’s saga intertwined in Grandma’s Marathon lore
DULUTH -- Nobody would have blamed Dick Beardsley for skipping the 1982 Grandma’s Marathon. Sixty days earlier, Beardsley engaged Alberto Salazar...
June 17, 2016 - 9:36am
June 7, 2016
Duluth man sentenced for abuse of 11-month-old child
A Duluth man on Monday was sentenced to nearly six years in prison for physically abusing an 11-month-old child who was in his care. Judge Mark...
June 7, 2016 - 11:42am
June 6, 2016
Science prof 'retires' after 50 years at UMD
DULUTH -- Bob Carlson may have officially retired from his classroom job with the graduation of the University of Minnesota Duluth's class of...
June 6, 2016 - 3:53pm
Northland restaurants try on ‘no-tipping’ policies
DULUTH, Minn. -- Customers at the Northern Waters restaurant in the Mount Royal Shopping Center never leave a tip on the table — and general...
June 6, 2016 - 3:40pm