Duluth News Tribune
President Donald Trump will hold a rally in Duluth next week, according to his official campaign website . The rally is set for the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center Arena at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20. Doors will open at 3:30 p.m. Trump, who campaigned in Superior in April 2016, will be the first sitting president to visit Duluth since George W. Bush in 2004.
After a wet, cold road trip to three cities in three states over five days, the Huskies finally make their Wade Stadium home debut at 3:05 p.m. today (Sunday) against Eau Claire.
Damage is estimated at $1 million after a fire and explosion at the newly-constructed Cooper Elementary School in Superior late Sunday night.
The U.S. men’s curling team defeated Switzerland on Tuesday in a Winter Olympics round-robin match at Gangneung, South Korea — and with one more win, the Americans will reach a tiebreaker game with a spot in the playoffs on the line. The 8-4 victory for the Duluth Curling Club team means the Americans (4-4) control their own destiny going into Wednesday’s final round-robin game against Great Britain (5-3). The Americans picked up three points in the fifth end to take control of the game against Switzerland.
Winter storm warnings and advisories remain in effect until noon today for the Northland, as a few more inches of snow are expected before a prolonged winter weather event winds down.
Herb Bergson, a former mayor of both Duluth and Superior, was arrested Tuesday after allegedly crashing his vehicle into a tree and lying to deputies about the incident. The 61-year-old, who has three convictions on his record for operating while intoxicated, pleaded not guilty Wednesday afternoon in Douglas County Circuit Court to misdemeanor charges of obstructing an officer and failure to install an ignition interlock device.
Herb Bergson, a former mayor of both Duluth and Superior, was arrested Tuesday afternoon following a vehicle crash in Douglas County.
A winter storm remained on track late Saturday to bring heavy snow to parts of Northwestern Wisconsin from Monday into Tuesday.