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No citations issued in Superior car-pedestrian accident
Zoo offers free admission to military families this summer
Countdown to library reopening begins
Minnesota passes Wisconsin in total jobs, U.S. Bureau of Labor statistics reports
State of Wisconsin, city of Milwaukee urge trauma-informed care
Spartans open WIAA playoffs with win over Wausau West
Prep Playoffs - May 23
City celebrates migratory birds with hike, speaker
Tiger baseball team finishes second in HON
Burdick tops Proctor Speedway super stocks
AARP urges push for 10-year extension of SeniorCare
Strengthened diplomacy is path toward peace
FACT offers meaningful experience
Debt imperils our republic
Instability worth supporting
Memorial Day ceremonies
Remembering the fallen, allies on Memorial Day
Minn. brothers share rare distinction of earning every Boy Scout badge
Happy Golden Birthday Allen
Acts set for Minnesota State Fair’s biggest free stage
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
SHS performs 'The Sound of Music'
Performance rescheduled after refinery fire
Library closes for construction
Walt & Grace Smestad
Richard & Linda Taber
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Dennis Lowell McDonald
John Warren Longtine
Delores H. Hanson
Maxine P. Bong
Mary Frances Robek
May 9, 2018
Plastic found in most Great Lakes tap water, beer
MINNEAPOLIS—We've known for years that tiny bits of plastic, called microplastics, have become ubiquitous in the oceans and across the...
May 9, 2018 - 9:48pm
April 6, 2018
Rivers2Lake helps teachers integrate Lake Superior into curriculum
Rivers2Lake, an education program that helps teachers integrate Lake Superior into a standards-based curriculum, is accepting applications from teachers in the Lake Superior Watershed. Educators in any subject or grade level are eligible to participate.
April 6, 2018 - 8:18am
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 16, 2018
Wolf reintroduction moves closer for Isle Royale off Minnesota's north shore
ISLE ROYALE, Mich.—Isle Royale's decimated wolf population will get a lifesaving infusion of 20 to 30 new wolves over the next three years...
March 16, 2018 - 6:15pm
March 9, 2018
Man accused of setting Vista Fleet boats adrift pleads guilty
Duluth News Tribune
March 9, 2018 - 9:06am
March 2, 2018
Summit focuses on St. Louis River health
The Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve holds its annual St. Louis River Summit March 13-14 in the Yellowjacket Union at UWS.
March 2, 2018 - 12:59pm
Coast Guard cutter takes test trip
Coast Guard Cutter Alder will sail from its Duluth homeport at 9 a.m. today to test its newly-repaired diesel engines.
February 2, 2018 - 8:51am
January 31, 2018
Little ice on Lake Superior so far
DULUTH, Minn. — Time is running out this winter for Lake Superior to ice over or even build enough ice to jig for lake trout off Duluth...
January 31, 2018 - 10:25pm
January 16, 2018
Apostle Islands sea caves remain closed
BAYFIELD, Wisc.—This month's frigid weather hasn't pushed the needle toward opening the popular, ice-coated Apostle Islands mainland sea...
January 16, 2018 - 6:23pm
January 15, 2018
Lake Superior caribou helicoptered to island with no wolves
DULUTH, Minn.—Some of the Lake Superior region's last herd of caribou got a free helicopter ride over the weekend as Ontario wildlife authorities...
January 15, 2018 - 8:59pm
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
December 10, 2017
Lake Superior's last caribou herds: Ontario rushes to move remaining herd to avoid wolves
The last few Lake Superior woodland caribou may be on the brink of extirpation thanks to the freakishly cold winter of 2014 and hungry wolves...
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
November 22, 2017
Dredged sand may bolster Duluth beach eroded by high level of Lake Superior
DULUTH, Minn. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is considering using sand dredged from the Duluth-Superior Harbor to resupply rapidly...
November 22, 2017 - 11:51pm
November 10, 2017
42 years ago today: The Big Fitz Controversy continues over what happened out there
Marlin Bree On stormy Lake Superior, night was descending and snow had begun to fall, reducing visibility. Huge waves slid onto the spar deck of the Edmund Fitzgerald and routinely piled up behind the wheelhouse, their weight causing the bow to shudder and dig deeper into the angry...
November 10, 2017 - 11:25am