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Itasca State Park to mark its 125th year with a celebration Sunday
Environmental groups question federal order on Enbridge pipeline in Minnesota
Man caught after high-speed chase in Carlton County pleads guilty to Michigan homicide
Man charged with three felonies after allegedly fleeing Duluth police
Police release photo of Maris memorabilia thief
Sports physical blitz planned for Aug. 6
BHS player/parent meetings set for Aug. 3
YOUTH BASEBALL: Northern Heat planning fundraisers
GOLF: Match play underway at Birchmont
GOLF: Day two of 2016 Birchmont has lots of local flavor as women, masters take course
Ashley Jean Needham
Beverly J. Neadeau
Susan Marie Tibstra
Charlotte "Char" Clark
James "Jim" Sperling
MASTER GARDENERS: Summer insects are here
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
Off The Record Blog: Let’s analyze this trailer for ‘The Secret History Of Twin Peaks’ book
Watermark Art Center to launch fundraising campaign for major renovation project
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Ghostbusters’ (2016)
Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan’s famed trout factory
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Power company workers were heroes
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
January 30, 2016
Duluth man charged with robbing third bank since 2000
DULUTH, Minn. -- Surveillance images and a tip from the public helped Duluth police crack Monday's robbery of the Park State Bank in Duluth Derrick Angelo Harper, 45, of Duluth, was formally charged Friday, two days after he was taken into custody. Harper has two bank robbery convictions...
January 30, 2016 - 3:33pm
January 25, 2016
James Taylor to bring tour to Minnesota, North Dakota
FARGO -- Singer-songwriter James Taylor will bring his tour to Minnesota and North Dakota late this spring, it was announced Monday. He returns...
January 25, 2016 - 8:24pm
Duluth bank robbery reported Monday
DULUTH, Minn. -- Duluth police are investigating a bank robbery that happened Monday in the city's Lincoln Park neighborhood. The robbery at the Park State Bank, 2630 W. Superior St., was reported just after 1 p.m. "Duluth police are at the scene and are investigating the incident,"...
January 25, 2016 - 8:17pm
January 17, 2016
Writing 'Relentless': Bemidji man, former police officer and expert on domestic violence, pens mystery novel
BEMIDJI—Marcus Bruning had just retired from the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office in Duluth after 28 years in law enforcement. He was...
January 17, 2016 - 4:56pm
January 2, 2016
Duluth man rescues ice-covered deer from river; video goes viral
DULUTH -- A video of a man next to an exhausted, ice-covered deer he just rescued from a frigid river has been making the rounds on the Internet...
January 2, 2016 - 5:23pm
December 29, 2015
Man dies after apparent 'unintentional shooting' in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn. -- A 19-year-old Duluth man has died from injuries suffered in what police are calling an "unintentional shooting" Sunday in the city's Woodland neighborhood. Duluth police on Monday identified the victim as Jacob Andrew Bergman, and said the person who fired the gun...
December 29, 2015 - 11:11am
November 10, 2015
In the northland, Edmund Fitzgerald never forgotten in some places
DULUTH, Minn. -- Today's 40th anniversary of the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald will be remembered at events across the Great Lakes region, including...
November 10, 2015 - 10:05am
November 2, 2015
UMD student found dead in Chester Creek fell while walking home in dark
Authorities reported Monday that it appears a 22-year-old University of Minnesota Duluth student found dead in Chester Creek over the weekend slipped and fell from a trail while walking home early Saturday morning. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office reported that it appears...
November 2, 2015 - 12:54pm
October 31, 2015
Reward offered in disappearance of Duluth woman who was last seen Sept. 1
DULUTH, Minn. -- Friends and family members of a Duluth woman missing for nearly two months pleaded with the public Friday to come forward with information as police announced a reward in the case. Lt. Mike Ceynowa announced that the Duluth Police Department is offering $1,000...
October 31, 2015 - 7:03pm
October 23, 2015
Emerald ash borer confirmed in Duluth
DULUTH -- Emerald ash borer, the invasive insect that threatens million of acres of Minnesota ash forest and tens of thousands of boulevard trees,...
October 23, 2015 - 1:09pm
VIDEO: Duluth men shave for Operation Warm
Five Duluth men sacrificed their mighty beards for charity Thursday night as Duluth Firefighters Local 101 held its annual Warm Duluth event....
October 23, 2015 - 11:03am
October 14, 2015
Duluth woman dies after hit and run crash
DULUTH, Minn. -- A Duluth woman has died after being struck by a vehicle in the city on Tuesday evening, and authorities said the driver of the vehicle is in custody after allegedly fleeing the scene. The Duluth Police Department reported Wednesday that Susan Legarde-Menz, 60,...
October 14, 2015 - 5:58pm
October 7, 2015
Duluth couple held on meth charges accused of gun thefts
DULUTH, Minn. -- A drug trafficking investigation in Superior led to the identification of a Duluth couple as the culprits in a string of northeast Minnesota storage-unit burglaries and the discovery of more than a dozen firearms, authorities said. The loot, discovered in the...
October 7, 2015 - 9:52am
October 1, 2015
Body cam captures Duluth officer pulling potential jumper to safety
A dramatic body camera video released by Duluth police on Wednesday shows an officer rescuing a man who threatened to jump from the top of a...
October 1, 2015 - 12:43pm
September 29, 2015
Three former coaches file discrimination suit against UMD
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Former University of Minnesota Duluth coaches Shannon Miller, Jen Banford and Annette Wiles took their grievances against their former employer to the next level Monday morning by filing an eight-count complaint against the University of Minnesota Board of...
September 29, 2015 - 10:32am