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Cold water can be a killer: DNR urges opening-day anglers to be prepared
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
Tiny chorus frogs begin spring songs
Northern pike added to state's catch-and-release record program
May 17, 2018
Two Northland women finalists for 'Extreme Huntress'
Meadow Kouffeld of Grand Rapids and Tara Hokuf of Bemidji are among the 22 semi-finalists, with four finalists moving on to a hunting "competition" in Texas later this year to pick the single winner. Other women in the competition from from Iceland, Slovakia, Sweden and several...
May 17, 2018 - 6:46am
March 4, 2013
Heavy snow expected west, south of Twin Ports
A major winter snowstorm is already pummeling North Dakota and western Minnesota and is expected to make its mark on the Northland overnight. Snow...
March 4, 2013 - 3:28pm
March 3, 2013
Winter storm watch issued for Twin Ports, Two Harbors, Cloquet
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for the Twin Ports and points south and west for the possibility of more than a half-foot of snow by Tuesday afternoon. The Northland will be on the north side of a storm system moving from the Dakotas southeast toward...
March 3, 2013 - 2:21pm
January 16, 2013
Lumberjacks, Thunderhawks tie, 5-5
Cloquet-Esko-Carlton 5, Grand Rapids 5 Reid Holum scored with less than five minutes remaining in regulation as the No. 13-ranked Thunderhawks (9-4-3) completed a comeback from a 3-0 deficit to earn an overtime draw with their Section 7AA foe for the second straight game Tuesday...
January 16, 2013 - 12:00am
January 11, 2013
Freezing rain closes schools, causes difficult travel across Northland
Freezing rain fell across the Northland this morning, coating roads, sidewalks and trees with ice and forcing a number of school districts to...
January 11, 2013 - 9:35am
December 5, 2012
Grand Rapids' Alex Illikainen scores 30 in win over Cloquet
Grand Rapids 59, Cloquet 46 Division I recruit Alex Illikainen scored 30 points in the Thunderhawks' season-opening win at Cloquet on Tuesday. Adam Laine had 20 points for the Lumberjacks.
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
December 4, 2012
Trapp leads Esko girls past Grand Rapids
Senior Savanna Trapp scored 16 points to lead fifth-ranked Esko past Grand Rapids 67-30 in a high school girls basketball nonconference game Monday night at Esko. The Eskomos (2-1) used a stingy defense that allowed only 11 field goals to pull away from the Thunderhawks. Trapp,...
December 4, 2012 - 12:00am
November 2, 2012
Call for free ride to polls on Tuesday
Arrowhead Transit is offering rides to polling places across the Northland on Tuesday, Election Day. A free ride during the hours listed can be obtained by calling the "Dial-A-Ride" phone numbers in the city nearest to you. Cloquet: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.; 879-9742 Floodwood: 10 a.m.-noon;...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
September 26, 2012
Hammond, Rathe lead Cloquet past Grand Rapids
Cloquet 1, Grand Rapids 0 Becca Hammond's seventh-minute goal and Kenzie Rathe's six saves spurred the Lumberjacks to the nonconference win Tuesday at Grand Rapids. Cloquet (6-3-3) extended its unbeaten streak to eight games.
September 26, 2012 - 12:00am
April 24, 2012
Duluth unemployment rate remains seasonally higher despite job gains
Unemployment in Duluth remained at a seasonally higher rate of 7 percent in March, even though 324 people found work, according to state data released today. Meanwhile, the rate remained at 7.7 percent throughout the Twin Ports region, which includes all of St.
April 24, 2012 - 1:03pm
April 23, 2012
Vikings strike Thunder twice
Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College dropped a doubleheader Sunday at Itasca Community College in Grand Rapids, 14-2 and 16-6. Leading hitters in the doubleheader for the Thunder included Donnie Roberts, who was 4-for-7 with a double, and Richard Jubie, who went 2-for-5 with...
April 23, 2012 - 12:00am
April 17, 2012
Eh? Moose Lake student's photo to hang in U.S. Capitol
A photo shot in Duluth will be displayed at the U.S. Capitol for a year through the Congressional Art Competition. Tachianna Charpenter, a Moose Lake eighth-grader, won first place in the Minnesota 8th District contest for her black-and-white photo titled "Alone" (pictured above)....
April 17, 2012 - 12:00am
March 8, 2012
Today's high school girls basketball playoff games
Today's girls basketball playoff games GRAND RAPIDS (13-14) VS. CHISAGO LAKES AREA (23-5) What: Section 7AAA championship Where: Duluth Denfeld When: p.m. Outlook: The second-seeded Thunderhawks continued their late-season surge with 31- and 15-point playoff wins over...
March 8, 2012 - 12:00am
March 6, 2012
Grand Rapids poses matchup nightmare
Darin Illikainen played hockey during the glory years of the Minnesota Duluth men's program in the mid-1980s. His oldest daughters, Morgan and Molly, earned hockey scholarships at Division I universities in each of the past two years. But after attending a one-week hockey camp and...
March 6, 2012 - 12:00am
March 5, 2012
UMD wrestling club growing
Last school year, Fargo, N.D., native Dom Vasquez answered an ad looking for a wrestling coach at the University of Minnesota Duluth. After coaching...
March 5, 2012 - 12:00am