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December 8, 2013
The ice-bedecked freighter Presque Isle passes through the Duluth ship canal on Saturday afternoon, Dec. 7, 2013, as steam rises from the water. The ship was coming in from anchor to pick up a partial load of taconite, then was scheduled to head to Two Harbors to pick up the rest of its load. Andrew Krueger / akrueger@duluthnews.com
More snow is on the way in wake of Northland cold spell
December 8, 2013 - 12:00am
November 10, 2013
This image taken from video shows the chaotic scene in the wake of a mid-air
collision as skydivers were jumping from 12,000 feet above Superior on Nov. 2. (Exclusive photo courtesy NBC Universal)
Why they dive: Superior skydivers say they're ready to get back in the air
November 10, 2013 - 12:00am
November 3, 2013
Halvor Lines truck driver Jerald "Crash" Carlson dances with his wife, Shirley, to the sounds of Rage'n Country at the Gopher Bar & Grill in West Duluth on a Friday night. Before participating in the Halvor Lines' wellness program, Carlson suffered from weight and health issues that kept him from dancing. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Northland truckers navigate new road to health
November 3, 2013 - 12:00am
October 6, 2013
Four fire departments work on a practice burn at the Oakland Town Hall in rural Douglas County on Saturday morning. The four departments that took part in the training were Parkland, Town of Superior, Oakland and Summit. According to officals at the scene, this is believed to be the last original standing town hall in Douglas County. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
A rainy day's just perfect for a fire in Douglas County
October 6, 2013 - 12:00am
September 29, 2013
Man, 69, drowns in Lake Namakagon
September 29, 2013 - 12:00am
September 22, 2013
Spectators watch the inflated balloon Kaleidoscope on Saturday at Bayfront Festival Park. Duluth's balloon festival, Le Festival des Montgolfières à Duluth, concludes today. (Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com)
Though flight is elusive, balloons take shape at Duluth's Bayfront Festival Park
September 22, 2013 - 12:00am
A firefighter walks past the burned out Gordon fire hall Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. (Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com)
Community rallies around Gordon Fire Department
September 22, 2013 - 12:00am
September 15, 2013
This postcard probably shows the crowd surrounding Thomas Scott Baldwin as he filled his balloon with hot air and smoke outside the pavilion at the top of Duluth's incline railway. In August 1892, Baldwin became the first person to ascend in a balloon over Duluth, launching from the pavilion that once stood at Skyline Parkway and Seventh Avenue West. (Photo courtesy University of Minnesota Duluth Library Archives and Special Collections)
Balloonist came to Duluth in 1892 with grand plans for great heights
September 15, 2013 - 12:00am
August 26, 2013
A new needle-exchange program is set to open in the Center for Alcohol and Drug Treatment at Michigan Street at First Avenue East in downtown Duluth, a block from the temporarily closed Last Place on Earth. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)
Concern arises over needle-swap clinic in downtown Duluth
August 26, 2013 - 12:00am
August 9, 2013
Danielle Butler of Duluth and her mom, Margie Butler of Hudson, Wis., pass the time playing with their dogs Thresher (left) and Mojo while relaxing in front of their RV in the DECC parking lot on Thursday. Margie was the first to show up in the lot in advance of this weekend's Bayfront Blues Festival, arriving Saturday. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)
Each year, bluesfest brings friends together in Duluth
August 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
The US Brig Niagara sails down the ship canal toward the Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth on the opening day of the tall ships festival Thursday afternoon. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)play button
Tall ships make a grand entry (with photo gallery, video)
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
June 23, 2013
Local Results: William A. Irvin 5K
June 23, 2013 - 11:40am
May 27, 2013
Retired Minnesota Vikings coach Bud Grant walks on the 400 acres he has owned for about a half-century in Northwestern Wisconsin. The land, where Grant hunts and fishes, was burned this month by the Germann Road fire. Grant is a native of Superior; his son, Bruce, played quarterback for Minnesota Duluth football in the early 1980s. (Dennis Anderson / Minneapolis Star Tribune)
Bud Grant among people touched by Wisconsin wildfire
May 27, 2013 - 12:00am
May 25, 2013
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Victim's fiancee leads police to Superior homicide suspect
May 25, 2013 - 12:00am
Eric O'Hara (center) talks Friday about his reaction to the killing of his broomball captain Terrance Luukkonen on Thursday. Members of Luukkonen's broomball team, The Machine, gathered Friday afternoon in Canal Park to reflect and share memories. An Arizona man has been charged with intentional homicide in connection with Luukkonen's death. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Sports teammates remember Superior homicide victim as a peacemaker
May 25, 2013 - 12:00am
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