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Swedish train named Trainy McTrainface in tribute to Boaty McBoatface
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Can we obtain a 'perfect Union'?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The world needs outlandish schools
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The natural laws are all around us
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WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Arts briefs, Sunday, July 23
PATT RALL COLUMN: Lots of choices for arts today in the region
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Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Smart and friendly: Meet the gray jays
Stressed out: Minnesota scientists dive deep to learn why walleye are stressed
MASTER GARDENERS: The cut-flower pathway
FISH TALES: Al Shervold on Upper Red Lake
Starry Trek comes to Beltrami County: Volunteers needed for Aug. 5 event to help search for starry stonewort
Joe & Sissy Neft
Brett & Sadie Bahr
Vern and Mary Lathe
Doug and Pat Tangborn
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nothing but just plain foolish
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St. Louis County
July 12, 2017
Victims could net $1.2M in stalking suit against Duluth, county
DULUTH, Minn. — Six women who worked for local law enforcement likely stand to receive $1.2 million as part of a mediated settlement involving...
July 12, 2017 - 9:51pm
June 23, 2017
Warrant mix-up may yield settlement
DULUTH — A 2-year-old dispute that arose from a case of mistaken identity appears to finally be moving toward a resolution. A proposed settlement agreement could end an ordeal that began May 8, 2015, when Ronald Gary Gustafson of Grand Rapids was arrested and spent five days...
June 23, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 18, 2017
Lessons from the 2012 flood: Five years later, is Northland better prepared for next natural disaster?
DULUTH — Monday, June 19, marks the fifth anniversary of the 2012 flood that dumped 7.5 to 10 inches of rain on top of the Northland's...
June 18, 2017 - 8:09pm
May 31, 2017
'Text Homeless' set to debut in northeast Minnesota county
DULUTH, Minn. — Inspired by the success of a suicide prevention program that allows people in crisis to reach out via text message, St....
May 31, 2017 - 4:40am
May 29, 2017
1 killed, 4 injured in early Monday crash near Duluth
DULUTH — One person was killed and four others were injured in a single-vehicle crash early Monday, May 29, in Solway Township west of Duluth....
May 29, 2017 - 11:21am
May 3, 2017
Minnesota man sentenced to 60 years for sex crimes involving pre-teen girl
A Hermantown, Minn. man was sentenced Wednesday to 60 years in prison for sexually assaulting a pre-teen girl. Brian Arthur Barthman, 47, was...
May 3, 2017 - 9:05pm
February 7, 2017
NE MN county dives into federal copper mining debate
DULUTH — St. Louis County commissioners will likely approve a resolution Tuesday, Feb. 7, calling on President Donald Trump’s administration to overturn a recently imposed copper mining prohibition near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.
February 7, 2017 - 1:00am
January 11, 2017
Arrest made in connection with Superior homicide
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A 25-year-old Duluth, Minn., man has been charged in connection with a New Year’s Day homicide outside a Superior bar. ...
January 11, 2017 - 7:16pm
November 22, 2016
Man shot by deputy after high-speed chase in northern Minnesota
VIRGINIA, Minn. — A man suffered non-life-threatening injuries after being shot by a St. Louis County Sheriff's Office deputy early Tuesday, Nov. 22, following a high-speed chase on the Iron Range, authorities said. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reported that the...
November 22, 2016 - 4:01pm
November 17, 2016
MN authorities identify boy in vague Minnesota school threat
ST. PAUL -- State officials say they know who made a vague threat to northern Minnesota schools, causing dozens to be locked down on Wednesday, Nov. 16. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension announced Thursday that agents identified a juvenile who on Wednesday posted a message...
November 17, 2016 - 9:40am
September 1, 2016
Long after historic blowdown, wildfire danger remains: Intentional fires planned this autumn near Ely, Gunflint Trail
More than 17 years after a historic windstorm raked the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, downing millions of trees, wildfire experts say the danger of increased fires still exists from all that dead and drying wood. Superior National Forest officials on Wednesday said they will...
September 1, 2016 - 1:30am
April 4, 2016
Two people die on St. Louis County highways on Sunday
TOWER, Minn. -- Authorities on Monday identified two people killed in separate crashes on highways in St. Louis County on Sunday. In the first crash, on Minnesota Highway 169 south of Tower at about 12:30 p.m., Elaine Tuominen, 82, of Tower died after the Buick LeSabre in which she...
April 4, 2016 - 5:03pm
September 1, 2015
Unoccupied house explodes near Eveleth
EVELETH, Minn. -- A house exploded early Monday along U.S. Highway 53 near Eveleth, but authorities said the home was unoccupied at the time and no injuries were reported. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office said the incident, in the 3300 block of U.S. Highway 53 in the Central...
September 1, 2015 - 9:05am
July 19, 2014
Man rescued after possibly spending days in remote Minnesota swamp
DULUTH -- A 72-year-old man was rescued from a remote swamp in northern St. Louis County on Friday morning, apparently after spending several days in the elements after an all-terrain vehicle accident. Gerald Evenson was unresponsive — bruised, dehydrated, covered in bug...
July 19, 2014 - 12:01pm
January 17, 2014
Woman dies after escaping house fire in St. Louis County
MEADOWLANDS, Minn. -- A 72-year-old woman died after escaping a house fire in Meadowlands early Thursday. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office said John Stossel, 75, reported just after midnight that his home was filled with smoke and he and his wife, Karen Gosch, could...
January 17, 2014 - 9:41am