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Northeast ND preparing for flood; officials urge buying insurance
'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU set to face cross-state rivals
Dean Blais is back in Grand Forks, but will it be last trip as coach?
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU opens WCHA playoffs at Minnesota
GIRLS BASKETBALL: BHS falls to Moorhead in regular season finale
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
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Letter to the Editor: BHS bands are class acts
Letter to the Editor: Let's learn from one another and respect differences
November 22, 2016
Man accused of killing mother waives right to trial
DULUTH, Minn. — A Duluth man accused of killing his mother agreed on Tuesday to waive his right to a trial and will have his case decided by a judge. Carmen Emigdio Mosqueda, 39, is charged with intentional second-degree murder in the September 2014 stabbing death of his mother,...
November 22, 2016 - 9:45pm
November 21, 2016
Pedestrian dies from injuries in Duluth crash
DULUTH, Minn. -- A 33-year-old woman died from her injuries Sunday after she was hit by a car in downtown Duluth early Friday morning, authorities said.The Duluth Police Department responded to a report of a person struck by a vehicle in the area of Third Avenue East and Third Street...
November 21, 2016 - 5:20pm
November 15, 2016
Former tuberculosis sanitarium in Duluth now open for tours
The nonprofit group hoping to restore a former tuberculosis sanitarium just west of Duluth has turned to tours of the deteriorating facility...
November 15, 2016 - 1:13pm
November 8, 2016
Authorities searching for missing Duluth man in Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
Authorities searching for a missing Duluth man in the eastern Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness located a partially submerged canoe and other items believed to have belonged to the man, authorities reported Tuesday. Darkness hampered the search late Monday, but the search resumed...
November 8, 2016 - 11:44am
November 2, 2016
Minnesota Power asks for another rate increase: State regulators will decide request for additional 18 percent hike
DULUTH, Minn. -- It’s almost certain your Minnesota Power monthly electric bill will go up in 2017. How much will depend on the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission. Duluth-based Minnesota Power on Wednesday filed a request for a general rate increase, asking the PUC to approve...
November 2, 2016 - 4:55pm
VIDEO: Bear draws a crowd in downtown Duluth
A bear in a tree outside the Radisson Hotel in downtown Duluth drew a steady stream of onlookers Wednesday morning. The Duluth Police Department...
November 2, 2016 - 12:21pm
November 1, 2016
Cirrus jet gets federal approval
Hailing it as the start of a "new era in personal transportation," Duluth's Cirrus Aircraft on Monday announced the government approved its new...
November 1, 2016 - 10:06am
Duluth phishing attack may have exposed private data: City acknowledges security breach in letter to voters
More than 55,000 Duluth residents will receive letters in the next few days, informing them that voter registration lists and other personal information may have been exposed as a result of an email phishing expedition at City Hall. The scam hit the Duluth city clerk’s office, where...
November 1, 2016 - 9:13am
October 25, 2016
Biden planning campaign stop in Duluth on Friday
Vice President Joe Biden is planning to campaign in Duluth on Friday in support of the Democratic ticket, a state party leader told the News...
October 25, 2016 - 5:11pm
October 22, 2016
Enbridge to lay off 50 workers in Twin Ports
DULUTH, Minn. -- Enbridge Inc. reported Wednesday that it is laying off 5 percent of its workforce after an organizational review — including about 50 employees in Duluth-Superior. In total, the oil pipeline company said the cuts will total 530 people, affecting 370 positions in...
October 22, 2016 - 4:00am
October 14, 2016
Body found in Duluth believed to be missing man
DULUTH, Minn. -- The Duluth Police Department said Friday that human remains found on Park Point Monday afternoon are believed to be Roger Wayne Swanson, a 53-year-old Duluth man missing since August.Police said a passerby discovered the remains in the 4800 block of Minnesota Avenue...
October 14, 2016 - 12:31pm
October 12, 2016
Supreme Court declines review of Duluth head shop owner’s synthetic drugs conviction
It was the last hope for Last Place. On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to review the cases of three defendants who were convicted in...
October 12, 2016 - 12:14pm
Duluth woman recovering after being trapped under car
A Duluth woman suffered several broken bones and will have to undergo intensive therapy to learn how to walk again after being pinned under a...
October 12, 2016 - 11:56am
October 10, 2016
Woman injured after being dragged 50 feet by vehicle
DULUTH - A woman sustained "significant lower extremity injuries" when she was trapped under a car and dragged for approximately 50 feet Sunday morning in Duluth's Piedmont Heights neighborhood, authorities said. The incident was reported just after 10:30 a.m. along Springvale Road,...
October 10, 2016 - 10:05am
October 3, 2016
Body found on Iron Range highway
A 24-year-old Aurora man was found dead in the middle of a highway Sunday morning, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff's deputies and Gilbert police responded to the call south of Aurora at about 4 a.m. and found Scott F. Christensen in the road at 3600 County...
October 3, 2016 - 4:37pm