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May 25, 2015
Explore Iron Range history
Today’s headlines discuss the future of mining in northern Wisconsin. However, few today are aware of how tenaciously America’s power brokers fought for control of the region’s ore in the 1890s. Thursday, Zenith City on Tap at Glensheen explores the Mesabi Iron Range and Chester...
May 25, 2015 - 9:05am
December 3, 2013
Northland's jobless rate is lowest since 2007
Unemployment rates in Duluth and throughout much of Northeastern Minnesota have reached their lowest levels since before the recession. Duluth's...
December 3, 2013 - 12:00am
November 15, 2013
Longtime Chisholm boys basketball coach sets sights on retirement
Longtime Chisholm boys basketball coach Bob McDonald has decided that the upcoming season, his 59th on a high school bench, will be his last. McDonald...
November 15, 2013 - 9:52pm
July 26, 2013
Storms down trees, drop hail across Northland
Strong storms swept across parts of the Northland on Thursday afternoon, dropping hail and downing trees. The storms brought ominous clouds,...
July 26, 2013 - 1:00am
July 19, 2013
Local auto racing standings
Note: Wissota has implemented a new points system this year where drivers are allowed to throw out their worst night at each track. Proctor Speedway Sunday: Meet the Drivers Night, 5:30 p.m. Late Models 1. Darrell Nelson 108 2. Kyle Peterlin 105 3. Harry Hanson 103 4. Tim McMann 101 5....
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 10, 2013
Duluth gets its first propane pump
Last month, city officials unveiled the first electric car-charging station in Duluth. On Tuesday, Como Oil unveiled Duluth's first gas pump...
July 10, 2013 - 12:00am
May 12, 2013
Human remains discovered at Iron Range mine dump
Human remains were found at a mine dump in rural McKinley on Saturday, according to a report issued by the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office on Sunday afternoon. An investigation continues, but a news release indicated the body may be that of a New York man who went missing last...
May 12, 2013 - 2:53pm
April 18, 2013
Just 6 more inches and Duluth will break April snow record
On the bright side, it looks likely that Duluth will set the record for the snowiest April on record. On the not-so-bright side, it looks like snow will pick up again this afternoon, with another 4-8 additional inches likely before it finally lets up Friday afternoon. The Weather...
April 18, 2013 - 12:00am
April 6, 2013
Snow ending in Northland; more than a half-foot reported in some areas
Accumulating snow has largely ended in the Northland this evening. The early spring storm dropped more than a half-foot of snow in some locations. Roads...
April 6, 2013 - 8:51pm
Snow, sleet causing difficult travel in parts of the Northland today
Heavy snow and sleet is causing difficult driving conditions in parts of the Northland this afternoon. Scanner reports have indicated several rollover accidents in the Virginia and Mountain Iron areas, as well as along state Highway 169 south of Tower. A band of heavy snow continued...
April 6, 2013 - 1:55pm
March 17, 2013
Winter storm still on track to hit the Northland on Monday
A late-winter storm still is on track to affect the Northland starting late tonight and lasting through Monday night. The National Weather Service has issued winter weather advisories for the region for the potential of a half-foot of snow or more in some areas.
March 17, 2013 - 10:51am
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
February 9, 2013
Legendary Chisholm basketball coach McDonald recovering after crash
Despite suffering from ailments such as heart arrhythmia and undergoing as many as 10 surgeries for abdominal problems and to receive artificial...
February 9, 2013 - 12:01am
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
November 28, 2012
Magnetation picks Indiana for pellet plant
Magnetation will build its new iron-ore pellet plant in Reynolds, Ind., the Grand Rapids firm announced Tuesday, spurning efforts to lure the...
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am