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Soo Locks set to open, beginning 2018 Great Lakes shipping season
School safety package, juvenile justice overhaul clears Wisconsin Legislature
Elderly couple found dead in Minn., grandson arrested
Wisconsin unemployment rate hits 2.9 percent in February
Dalbec to seek re-election in fall
DNR unveils updated format for renewal of boats, ATVs, snowmobiles
Guides offer veterans free fishing trip
Frost cracks point to past damage
New business creating custom duck calls with pets' ashes
Youthful Minnesota Duluth squad takes another step by taking part in NCAA tournament
Consider facts before court vote
Court needs Dallet's touch
Vote 'no' to constitutional question
Progress on expo district continues next year
Kern is the best choice
Chicka, Turchi are Student Rotarians
Students audition in UWS piano competition
School choirs seek 'Foreigner' fame
All-black cast presents 'Fences' in Duluth, North Shore
Duluth actor to guest on 'Law & Order: SVU'
'Shadows' appears with other awesome poems
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
"Bike Man of Billings Park" Eugene Cole
Muriel A. Olson
Sandra Joan Elizabeth (Quam) Wheeler
Eugene R. Cole
March 15, 2018
Jury sides with Shannon Miller, awards former UMD coach $3.74 million
DULUTH — A jury has found that former University of Minnesota Duluth women's hockey coach Shannon Miller was subjected to sex discrimination...
March 15, 2018 - 5:56pm
March 13, 2018
Douglas County Circuit Court Feb. 21 Jerry Clarence Stewart, 43, Hayward, operating while revoked, guilty plea, 10 days jail, $443 court costs. Feb. 23 Vernon Dean Boney, 58, Virginia, Minn., two counts battery by prisoners, no contest pleas, seven months jail, $1,158 fine and court...
March 13, 2018 - 8:59am
March 9, 2018
Minn. lunch lady who argued sexting with a 15-year-old was free speech pleads guilty
INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn.—A former lunchroom worker at Inver Grove Heights Middle School has pleaded guilty to sending nude photos of...
March 9, 2018 - 8:04pm
Siren resident faces 25 years in federal prison for producing child porn
Edmund Brixen was sentenced Wednesday by U.S. District Judge William Conley. After being released from prison, he will be on supervised release for life.
March 9, 2018 - 8:28am
March 6, 2018
Chancellors take witness stand as former Minnesota Duluth coach's trial opens
DULUTH, Minn.—University of Minnesota Duluth Chancellor Lendley Black sat in the front row of a courtroom Tuesday, surrounded by fellow...
March 6, 2018 - 9:36pm
Douglas County Circuit Court
March 6, 2018 - 8:20am
March 5, 2018
Minn. couple, son charged in weapons, threat case
VADNAIS HEIGHTS, Minn.—The Vadnais Heights father of a 13-year-old boy who reportedly threatened a classmate had a machine gun and a short-barreled...
March 5, 2018 - 9:41pm
February 27, 2018
Douglas County Circuit Court Jan. 25 Jonnie Lee Sharp, 77, 1517 E. Third St., domestic battery, dismissed. Jan. 26 Melissa Jeane Anderson, 30, A7 Aspen Court, resisting or obstructing an officer, no contest plea, $516 fine and court costs.
February 27, 2018 - 7:42am
Douglas County divorces
Circuit Court Judge George Glonek Gary Lynn King and Cindy Lee King of Douglas County granted a divorce Dec. 22. Name change to Cindy Lee McNaughton granted. Chase Allen Hirdler of Williams County, N.D., and Cassandra Marie Hirdler of St. Louis County, Minn., granted a divorce Dec....
February 27, 2018 - 7:41am
February 23, 2018
Douglas County Circuit Court Jan. 23 Henry Taylor III, 28, 1213 Tower Ave., domestic disorderly conduct, no contest plea, $566 fine and court costs; domestic intimidate victim, domestic criminal damage to property, dismissed but read in for sentencing. Jan. 24 Andrew Ralph Kennedy,...
February 23, 2018 - 7:48am
February 14, 2018
Duluth suspects in killing of college student challenge indictments
DULUTH, Minn.—A jailhouse informant provided crucial information that helped investigators arrest five suspects in last year's fatal shooting...
February 14, 2018 - 7:47pm
February 9, 2018
Douglas County Circuit Court
February 9, 2018 - 3:10pm
Policy forum offers information on Supreme Court candidates
Wisconsin voters this spring will choose a new state Supreme Court justice to fill the first open seat on the high court in more than a decade. Voters narrow the field from three candidates to two in the Feb. 20 primary; the two finalists will face each other in the April 3 election....
February 9, 2018 - 8:22am
February 6, 2018
Douglas County Circuit Court Jan. 8 Terrance Hershel Patterson, 31, 2217 Tower Ave., battery or threat to judge, prosecutor or law enforcement officer, no contest plea, two years of probation, 53 days jail, no contact with police officers and businesses involved, $518 court costs;...
February 6, 2018 - 7:56am
February 5, 2018
Hibbing trucker sent to prison in fatal North Shore crash
TWO HARBORS, Minn.—Soon after a federal agency pulled his commercial trucking license and a judge ordered him not to drive, John Ray Carpenter was back behind the wheel. The owner-operator of a Hibbing, Minn., septic services company, Carpenter had a documented history of sleep...
February 5, 2018 - 9:56pm