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Suspect arrested in Ellsworth shooting
Two-for-one comes to Twin Ports' YMCAs
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Edward G. Berg
Laura Ann Carlson
Alvar "Oliver" W. Heikkila
Rolf B. Thompson
May 15, 2015
DTA offers free rides to bicyclists
The Duluth Transit Authority offers free rides Friday to passengers who bring their bicycles with them on national Bike to Work Day. In addition, the DTA will once again provide a bus from 6:30 to 8:30 a.m. for bike rack demonstrations at the Lake Superior Plaza on the corner...
May 15, 2015 - 7:00am
August 14, 2013
Eh? Fair bus service
The Duluth Transit Authority and the city of Superior will provide special evening service between downtown Duluth, downtown Superior and the Head of the Lakes Fair from today through Saturday. Look for "Fairgrounds" displayed on the bus' front destination sign. The evening runs...
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am
November 20, 2012
Eh? Ride the DTA bus free Thursday
Here's something to be thankful for on Thursday: free bus rides. The Duluth Transit Authority said it will operate on a limited holiday schedule for regular routes and STRIDE services on Thanksgiving Day.
November 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Eh? DTA service limited on Fourth of July
If you ride the Duluth Transit Authority's buses, beware that it will have limited service on regular routes and STRIDE services Wednesday. The service is similar to what you find available on Sundays, except it will be provided only in Duluth, not Superior, where city funding for...
June 28, 2012 - 8:29am
February 20, 2012
Holiday closings for Presidents Day
Today is Presidents Day. The following offices will be closed: Closed: Post offices in Duluth and Superior; Duluth city offices; St. Louis County offices; Minnesota state offices; Minnesota and Wisconsin federal offices; all Duluth library locations; Douglas County offices; Duluth...
February 20, 2012 - 7:01am
May 6, 2011
Student projects tackle Central site, DTA routes
University of Wisconsin-Superior students may have an answer to the question: "What will become of the Central High School site?" They unveil the results of a semester's worth of surveys, studies and research at 3 p.m. Monday during in a public presentation in the Yellowjacket Union...
May 6, 2011 - 7:00am
July 28, 2010
DTA alters trolley route during Tall Ships Festival
During the Tall Ships Festival, the Port Town Trolley route will be altered as Harbor Drive behind the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center will be closed to traffic from Thursday-Monday. The Port Town Trolley will, however, provide service between downtown Duluth, Canal Park and...
July 28, 2010 - 12:36pm
July 2, 2010
DTA suspends most July 4 services
The Duluth Transit Authority suspends regular route and STRIDE services in the Twin Ports on the Fourth of July, with the exception of the Port Town Trolleys. The trolleys provide service to Bayfront 4th Fest and will operate two on its regular route from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday, circulating...
July 2, 2010 - 7:00am
June 28, 2010
DTA suspends most services July 4
DTA suspends all regular route and STRIDE services July 4 except Port Town Trolleys The Duluth Transit Authority will suspend all regular route and STRIDE services in the Twin Ports on Sunday, the Fourth of July, with the exception of the Port Town Trolleys. The DTA will resume...
June 28, 2010 - 11:22am
June 2, 2010
DTA extends route on Park Point
The Duluth Transit Authority has extended its Park Point Route 15 to the Park Point Recreation Area at 49th Street for the summer beginning. The extended Park Point service will continue throughout the summer until Labor Day, providing area residents and visitors with direct transportation...
June 2, 2010 - 7:00am
May 28, 2010
DTA offers summer passes for teens
The Duluth Transit Authority (DTA) is again offering teen bus riders in the Twin Ports unlimited rides and "fun perks" all summer long for just $45 with a "deep discounted" Summer Teen Pass.
May 28, 2010 - 7:06am
November 18, 2009
DTA takes detour Christmas parade
To accommodate the annual Christmas City of the North Parade on Friday, Duluth Transit Authority buses will be detoured from Superior Street between Fifth Avenue West and Lake Avenue between 6:15 and 8:45 p.m. All DTA buses regularly scheduled to travel through the downtown area...
November 18, 2009 - 8:00am
September 1, 2009
DTA to suspend summer, Labor Day bus service
The Duluth Transit Authority will suspend all regular route and STRIDE services on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7. All DTA regular route and STRIDE services resume Tuesday. Park Point Summer bus service extension to the Park Point Recreation Area will be discontinued until next summer...
September 1, 2009 - 7:35pm
April 14, 2009
DTA honors mechanic for service in 2008
The Duluth Transit Authority has named mechanic James Palkki as the DTA Employee of the Year for 2008 at the DTA's annual Employee Safety & Recognition Award Breakfast on March 26. Palkki began his career in the DTA Maintenance Department in August 1979 as a service worker and was...
April 14, 2009 - 7:10pm
May 28, 2008
DTA cuts midday trips to South Superior
Effective Sunday, the DTA ends selected Route 17 trips past North 40th Street and Tower Avenue. Weekday buses leaving North 14th Street and Tower Avenue at 11:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. end at North 40th Street, ending the 11:40 a.m. to 1:40 p.m. runs from South Superior. Saturday buses...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am