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NORTHLAND NATURE: Pine siskins join other finches at the feeder
January 5, 2017
Man dies in crash near Esko
A 54-year-old Hermantown man died after his vehicle collided with a pickup truck near Esko on Thursday afternoon. The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office reported that the man was transported via ambulance from the scene on North Cloquet Road East near Ikola Road to Community Memorial...
January 5, 2017 - 5:54pm
June 16, 2015
Driver killed when car collides with horse near Cromwell
A 49-year-old Cromwell man died from injuries suffered when the car he was driving struck a horse on Minnesota Highway 210 in Carlton County on Sunday night. The accident was reported at 10:20 p.m. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the westbound 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt...
June 16, 2015 - 5:46pm
February 11, 2015
Tribal officials, medical examiner reach agreement on autopsy dispute
Plans by the St. Louis County Medical Examiner's Office to conduct an autopsy on a member of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa who...
February 11, 2015 - 12:13pm
February 1, 2014
One injured in rollover crash near Moose Lake
A 44-year-old Apple Valley, Minn., man was injured Saturday morning in a one-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 35 near Moose Lake. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that Andrew M. Johnson was driving a 2011 Dodge Caravan north on I-35 near the south exit to Moose Lake at about...
February 1, 2014 - 6:06pm
November 14, 2013
Man suffers serious injuries after deer-vehicle accident in Carlton County
A passenger in a car traveling north on Interstate 35 in Carlton County was seriously injured Wednesday morning when the 2000 Subaru Forester hit a deer. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that the deer was forced into the car through the windshield, causing serious injuries to 20-year-old...
November 14, 2013 - 8:48am
Kolar in Hermantown adds Cadillacs to vehicle lineup
The Duluth area just got a little classier. Cadillac is back. After four years without a Cadillac dealership in the Twin Ports, Kolar Chevrolet...
November 14, 2013 - 12:00am
July 31, 2013
I-35 lane closures and detours between Duluth and Scanlon to change
Lane closures and detours along Interstate 35 between Scanlon and Boundary Avenue in Duluth are set to change this week. Thursday through Friday, traffic in both directions will be switched to the newly constructed northbound lanes. Motorists will be restricted to a single lane in...
July 31, 2013 - 2:32pm
July 21, 2013
Officials identify victim of fatal Carlton County crash
The victim of a fatal two-vehicle accident that occurred in Carlton County on Friday has been identified. Todd Richard Nelson, 44, of Carlton was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash that was reported about 1:35 p.m. at the intersection of County Roads 4 and 5 in Blackhoof Township,...
July 21, 2013 - 12:30am
July 10, 2013
Victims identified in head-on collision west of Duluth
Two people were killed and one injured Tuesday afternoon when a truck hauling well-drilling equipment veered into an oncoming pickup on Minnesota...
July 10, 2013 - 12:17pm
June 17, 2013
69-year-old Esko woman arrested in connection with hit-and-run of cyclist
An Esko woman was arrested this morning in connection with a hit-and-run crash that injured a bicyclist Sunday morning. The 69-year-old woman is being held in the Carlton County Jail on a charge of criminal vehicular operation with substantial bodily injury. The News Tribune typically...
June 17, 2013 - 3:57pm
June 16, 2013
Carlton County authorities seeking driver who hit bicyclist near Esko
Carlton County authorities are asking for the public's help in identifying the vehicle and driver involved in a hit-and-run collision with a bicyclist Sunday morning in Thomson Township. According to the Carlton County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened at about 11 a.m. Sunday...
June 16, 2013 - 7:45pm
May 11, 2013
Eh? Show off that bike
Don't just rely on neighbors and those you pass on the highway to be the ones to see your motorcycle. Display it. The Twin Ports Motorcycle Expo and Bike Show is 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 18 at Black Bear Casino Resort. Enter a bike for $10 cash the day of the show and leave enough...
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
May 9, 2013
Cloquet woman dies in crash on I-35
A 54-year-old Cloquet woman died Wednesday when the pickup in which she was a passenger rolled over along Interstate 35 in Chisago County. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that Julie Koen was in the rear seat of a 2004 Chevrolet 2500 pickup traveling southbound on I-35 between...
May 9, 2013 - 3:37pm
April 4, 2013
Eh? 8 counties, 1 number
Arrowhead Transit wants us to get the word out that it has consolidated its contact info into one all-encompassing phone number for the eight counties it serves. That toll-free number is (800) 862-0175. All other numbers have been or will be discontinued. Arrowhead Transit's dispatch...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
MnDOT reveals construction plans
The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced details of its 2013 state highway construction program today. Included in the list are 34 new or continued projects in District 1, which covers Northeastern Minnesota. "This will be another big year for road construction in Northeastern...
March 27, 2013 - 10:00am