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Tribal councilor won't face theft charges, petition dismissed
USG Cloquet plant fined for air violations
SCHOOL BOARD: Paraprofessionals want health care benefits; district considers budget cuts
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Police complaint prompts closed meeting
Prep boys basketball: Esko wins title, hands Devney 500th victory
Boys basketball: 'Jacks fall in 7AAA final
BOYS BASKETBALL: Esko focuses on final
PLAYOFF ROUNDUP: Wrens still standing in 7A
BOYS BASKETBALL: Esko, Cloquet advance to semifinals
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GUEST COMMENTARY: Are truth and freedom getting flushed away?
SLICES OF LIFE: Happiness constantly evolves
Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
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In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
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The story of old No. 16 and Fauley Park
Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
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We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Snowfleas seen in March snowpack
Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
Frozen Forester found!
Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
April 29, 2017
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A 12-year-old girl died Friday in an apparent drowning in a swampy area between two lakes near here. JaLysa Anne Cook of...
April 29, 2017 - 5:21pm
September 9, 2016
Kidnapping charges unlikely for Superior man
The woman and the girl left the residence on foot after a verbal argument. As they were walking, Machones allegedly drove in front of them, blocking their path, and threatened them with physical violence if they did not get in his vehicle. Machones then drove the females back toward...
September 9, 2016 - 5:28pm
August 27, 2013
Storms in Northland prompt tornado warnings, drop torrential rain
Strong storms moved across parts of the Northland on Monday night and early Tuesday morning, bringing torrential rainfall to some areas and prompting several tornado warnings. The tornado warnings -- for the Cable and Seeley areas in Northwestern Wisconsin, and in areas west and...
August 27, 2013 - 7:35am
October 24, 2012
Strong storms possible in Northland today; snow possible Thursday
Dense fog across much of the Northland this morning may give way to strong, possibly severe thunderstorms across the region this afternoon. In the wake of the storms, light snow is possible on Thursday. The National Weather Service in Duluth reports that warm, humid, unstable air...
October 24, 2012 - 6:50am
October 23, 2012
Duluth unemployment falls below 6 percent
Unemployment continued to fall in Duluth last month, reaching 5.9 percent, down from 6.6 percent in August. Most of the Northland also saw declines. The jobless rate reached 6.2 percent for Northeastern Minnesota, down from 6.7 percent in August. And the greater Twin Ports area,...
October 23, 2012 - 12:43pm
October 10, 2012
Multiple morning auto accidents reported throughout Northland
Slippery roads led to several accidents around the region this morning. The Minnesota State Patrol reported two one-vehicle rollovers; one on Interstate 35 near Midway round and the other near the intersection of U.S. Highway 53 and Minnesota Highway 33.
October 10, 2012 - 8:40am
August 17, 2012
U.S. Small Business Administration offers low-interest loans after floods
ST. PAUL -- The U.S. Small Business Administration has granted a disaster declaration for three Minnesota counties and an Indian reservation that will give home- and business-owners who lost property in June's floods access to low interest loans. The declaration issued today covers...
August 17, 2012 - 3:57pm
August 1, 2012
Low-interest disaster loans available for residents, businesses in flooded areas
Wisconsin and Minnesota residents and businesses affected by June's severe storms and flooding can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration. The loans are available to residents and businesses in Carlton, Pine and St.
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 24, 2012
UPDATE: Flood advisory issued for Twin Ports, Cloquet (with video)
The National Weather Service has issued an urban and small stream flood advisory for Duluth, Superior and Cloquet as another wave of heavy rain...
May 24, 2012 - 7:19pm
September 21, 2011
Cougar caught on 3 Northland trail cameras
Yet another cougar has moved across the Northland, heading east into Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Trail camera photographs taken in northern...
September 21, 2011 - 12:49am
September 13, 2011
Northland prep hockey coach recuperating after auto racing crash
After leaving the hospital on Sunday afternoon, Dave Esse went to the garage housing the Late Model car he crashed the night before at Amsoil...
September 13, 2011 - 12:46am
September 9, 2011
Douglas County couple in court in cigarette burglary cases
A Hawthorne couple accused of stealing cigarettes from two Douglas County establishments in a series of smash-and-grab burglaries made initial appearances in Douglas County Circuit Court this week. Shaun Michael Pfuhl, 26, faces four counts of felony burglary and one count felony...
September 9, 2011 - 12:00am
August 2, 2011
Torrential rains spur washouts, flood roads in Douglas, Carlton counties
Deluge drenches Northland Carlton, Douglas Counties hardest hit with roads washed out JOHN MYERS firstname.lastname@example.org Powerful thunderstorms...
August 2, 2011 - 11:14am
May 24, 2011
Northeastern Minnesota unemployment rate drops in April
The unemployment rate dropped moderately throughout Northeastern Minnesota last month, from 8.7 percent in March to 8.1 percent in April. April typically shows jobless declines, but this year's drop was weaker than in 2010 when job gains were stronger, noted Drew Digby, regional...
May 24, 2011 - 12:45pm