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AG Shimel concedes election to Kaul, won't seek recount
Man dies in deer hunting accident in northern Minnesota
UWS renames center for 'Pope' Wright
City, county offices close for the holiday
SCCU sponsors free financial literacy program for schools
‘Jackets capture Tip-Off title
Solon Springs girls off to 1-1 start
Packers can't blame noise — or any other external factor — for sobering loss to Seahawks
After missing past three games, Vikings LB Anthony Barr insists ‘I’m playing’ vs. Packers
Northern pike caught months earlier now holds Minnesota record
Getting 'round to it
Hate groups use Confederate flag for its symbolism
Why the Brazilian elections matter
Say 'yes' to yourself
Big winner on 2018 ballot was voting itself
Free Thanksgiving meals offer more than food
Senior grocery delivery expands to Superior
Habitat plans to close ReStore
Tourism grant boosts Iron River sled dog race
'Simple Things' offers charming stories from bygone era
Brazilian percussionist performs at UWS
SHS offers free performance of state-bound play
UWS Music Department, Ragtime Society partner for recitals
Chorfest highlights high school music talent
WAEA (Wisconsin Art Education Association) Art Show Recipient
Virgil & Marilyn Nelson
Karyn L. Byrnes
Richard A. Doolittle
Ernest E. Saari
Verlyn L. Peterson
October 10, 2018
Rain, flooding, strong winds hammer Northland
Wind gusts of 50 mph were common across the region on Wednesday as a strong fall storm hit, causing power outages, swamped roads, large waves...
October 10, 2018 - 10:02pm
September 28, 2018
Man sentenced to 10 years for fentanyl distribution
One of the men behind what authorities described as the first drug trafficking operation to focus on fentanyl distribution in the Twin Ports was sentenced Monday to more than 10 years in prison. Joshua John Wilding, 32, received the 125-month term from Judge Mark Munger in State District...
September 28, 2018 - 8:18am
September 4, 2018
Campaign looks to draw cruise ships to the Great Lakes
A group of states and businesses announced a campaign Thursday on Mackinac Island, Michigan, to draw cruise ships to the Great Lakes. One cruise line is already planning trips that will visit Lake Superior next summer. States like Wisconsin, Canadian provinces, ports and tourism...
September 4, 2018 - 8:59am
August 17, 2018
Ports have 'significant' impact on state's economy
About 27 million metric tons of cargo was moved through Wisconsin ports that year.
August 17, 2018 - 2:33pm
June 5, 2018
House hastens efforts to build new lock at Sault Ste Marie
The Soo Locks' critical role in the national defense of the United States has prompted the House of Representatives to direct the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to accelerate its project to build a second Poe-sized lock at Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. According to a news release issued...
June 5, 2018 - 7:55am
April 27, 2018
Port board elects officers
A number of Duluth Seaway Port Authority Commissioners have been re-elected to their posts, including Ray Klosowski, president; Rick Revoir, vice president; Tony Sertich, secretary; Yvonne Prettner Solon, treasurer; and Norm Voorhees, assistant treasurer.
April 27, 2018 - 8:44am
April 10, 2018
Pay not equal for all
Today, there will be speeches and rallies around Equal Pay Day for Women, pointing out that woman continue to make cents on the dollar compared to men, according to the Feminist Action Collective. April 10 is a recognition of the average equal pay, but the discourse that surrounds...
April 10, 2018 - 7:54am
March 18, 2018
St. Louis River muskies on the move
DULUTH — St. Louis River muskie anglers learned something fascinating this past week about the fish they chase all summer: Not all of them...
March 18, 2018 - 6:35am
March 7, 2018
MnDOT studying how to bring elevated freeway to the ground in Duluth
DULUTH—The estimated $205 million reconstruction of the "can of worms" section of Interstate 35 through Duluth isn't scheduled to begin...
March 7, 2018 - 8:28pm
February 16, 2018
Former Twin Ports mayor arrested in Douglas County
Herb Bergson, a former mayor of both Duluth and Superior, was arrested Tuesday after allegedly crashing his vehicle into a tree and lying to...
February 16, 2018 - 7:58am
February 14, 2018
Former Twin Ports mayor arrested in Douglas County
Herb Bergson, a former mayor of both Duluth and Superior, was arrested Tuesday afternoon following a vehicle crash in Douglas County.
February 14, 2018 - 11:08am
January 3, 2018
Arctic air anchors frozen freighters to bring Minn. shipping industry to a crawl
DULUTH, Minn.—Bursting with horsepower to spare in what has been a banner season, the Great Lakes shipping industry slowed against its...
January 3, 2018 - 7:54am
December 19, 2017
Garbage pickup delayed for Christmas
The Superior Public Works Department and Municipal Landfill are closed Dec. 25 and Dec. 26 for the Christmas holiday.
December 19, 2017 - 8:37am
October 22, 2017
Crash probe leaves mystery: June crash on Duluth bridge killed wrong-way driver, injured others
DULUTH — Video shows Dennis Edlund driving his car out of the parking lot at Gateway Towers in downtown Duluth and onto Michigan Street...
October 22, 2017 - 6:00am
Finnish troupe performs in Twin Ports
Douglas County Historical Society opens its doors for an original play, "The Reading Room," performed by the Fiasko Theatre company from Joensuu, Finland. Doors open at 6 p.m. Sept. 28. The theater group is in the U.S. to perform and help celebrate the 100th anniversary of Finland...
September 22, 2017 - 7:00am