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Guest Commentary: Balancing fairness for all members
New middle school taking shape
Changes are coming to the city of Cloquet
Dance to the music of the Esko Jazz Bands
Body found, no foul play suspected
A meeting at the Esko Hall of Fame
Maijala races to a close second at state
Rebels win in double OT, advance to quarterfinals
Korby's Top Games
Storm watch buys time and hope for Birkie
Bombers & Rebels
Bulldogs & Wrens
Cardinals & Ogichidaa
G. Berneice Muller
AUDREY JOYCE VAN WAVE
DANIEL ALLEN RICE
Herbert E. Ringat
CURTIS MARTIN KUBIS
Guest Commentary:Let the buyer beware
Community input important for future of Carlton facilities
EDUCATION CORNER: Thank a school board member today
OP_ED: Please consider impact of landfill requests on neighbors, city residents
LETTER: Ms. Christmas has another successful year
SLICES OF LIFE: It is hard
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 16, 2017)
SLICES: The stalking of the secret shopper
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 9)
Wright-Cromwell News (Feb. 2, 2017)
fond du lac follies
From the Catbird Seat
In Our Own Backyard
Notes From the Small Pond
Slices of Life
Pet of the week
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo'
OUR NEIGHBORS: Juntunen looks back on 40 years with Esko Fire
It's a mad, mad tea party
CMH birthing suites receive high marks
arts and entertainment
Birth Announcement: Kallyn Joy Hjelle
Military Mail: Private Treavor Lowther
Birth Announcement: Vincent Robert Shymanski
Birth Announcement: Nicholas Alan Skoglund
Birth Announcement: Aria Jean Larson
caring and sharing
Part II: Two important Minnesota natives call Kettle River home
Part 1: The Kettle River watershed is scenic, wild and unique
NORTHLAND NATURE: Pine siskins join other finches at the feeder
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
May 23, 2012
Flood watch issued for Duluth, Iron Range; rainfall may reach 2 to 4 inches
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for much of the Northland, including Duluth and Iron Range, through Thursday evening as...
May 23, 2012 - 3:26pm
May 22, 2012
Heavy rain possible across the Northland on Wednesday, Thursday
A slow-moving storm system and lots of moisture from the Gulf of Mexico may combine to produce heavy rain across much of the Northland starting Wednesday afternoon and continuing through Thursday. The National Weather Service in Duluth reports that total rainfall of 2 to 3 inches...
May 22, 2012 - 3:01pm
Unemployment rate drops in April in Twin Ports, NE Minnesota
Duluth's unemployment rate dropped a full percentage point in April to 6 percent, down from 7 percent in March, according to state data released today. The drop in Duluth was part of a seasonal decline seen across the region. The greater Twin Ports area, which includes all of St....
May 22, 2012 - 1:24pm
Four Northland schools face major changes under new state ratings
Under new student achievement ratings released by the Minnesota Department of Education today, four area schools received designations that will require them to make major changes. Laura MacArthur Elementary School in Duluth and Bay View Elementary School in Proctor are both listed...
May 22, 2012 - 6:01am
May 14, 2012
Lakehead Sign, Advanced Design to work together
When a big company sign and logo goes up high on the side of a Duluth building, chances are Lakehead Sign Co. did it. And those downtown holiday...
May 14, 2012 - 12:00am
April 7, 2012
City of Duluth sues Fond du Lac Band to halt downtown gaming expansion
The city of Duluth has filed a lawsuit against the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa claiming the band breached its contract with the...
April 7, 2012 - 6:50am
February 19, 2012
Northern lights dance across the Northland sky (with video)
The northern lights put on quite a show over the Northland from Saturday night into early Sunday morning. "Large, curving swaths of fuzzy light...
February 19, 2012 - 2:35am
February 9, 2012
Duluth attorney suspended by Minnesota Supreme Court for misconduct
A Duluth lawyer has been indefinitely suspended from the practice of law by the state Supreme Court for a minimum of four months for misconduct. The action was taken after the Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility filed a petition for disciplinary action against William Paul...
February 9, 2012 - 12:00am
December 27, 2011
Bentleyville closes with a bang
The Bentleyville Tour of Lights 2011 ended with a bang Monday night at Duluth's Bayfront Festival Park, where the season-long holiday lighting...
December 27, 2011 - 12:00am
December 18, 2011
Duluth-area gas sellers say there's no price conspiracy
When it comes to gas prices in Duluth, it sure looks like collusion to resident Robert Mattila. "The gas stations in Duluth have had a monopoly...
December 18, 2011 - 12:00am
December 16, 2011
Bygones for Dec. 16, 2011
News Tribune Dec. 16, 1971 Mesaballoy Inc., a Hibbing manufacturer of grinding balls and castings for the taconite industry, yesterday filed a bankruptcy petition with U.S. District Court in Duluth. The firm had employed 40 workers who were laid off in early November. Lt. Gov....
December 16, 2011 - 12:00am
December 15, 2011
Best Bets: Michael Johnson performs in Cloquet
The folk singer behind the 1978 hit "Bluer than Blue" and country singles "Give Me Wings" and "The Moon is Still Over Her Shoulders" returns...
December 15, 2011 - 12:00am
November 13, 2011
Essentia sees success with pioneering heart program
Bill Hill stands on a scale in a bedroom of his rural Cloquet home. A voice asks him a series of questions: Has he been short of breath? Has...
November 13, 2011 - 12:00am
October 20, 2011
Moose Lake-Willow River Rebels continue tradition of playing remarkable football
You can always tell where the Moose Lake-Willow River football team has recently played. Just look for the trail of wreckage they leave behind. Heading...
October 20, 2011 - 1:35pm
Cloquet soccer team crumbles in quarterfinals
Dustin Randall said it just wasn't their day. The Cloquet girls soccer coach watched from the sidelines Saturday afternoon as his Lumberjacks were shut out 5-0 by Duluth Denfeld in a Section 7A quarterfinal girls soccer match at Public Schools Stadium in Duluth. "It was just one...
October 20, 2011 - 1:09pm