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Hormel, Jennie-O to donate $25,000 reward to Jayme Closs
Wisconsin's low compensation rate for public defenders prompts federal lawsuit
Northwest Minnesota man gets house arrest for kicking dog to death
Solon Springs seniors aim to change the world
Update: Police identify man killed after vehicle drives off Superior viaduct
SPARTAN RDP: Superior rallies past North Branch
Nykanen, Tigers down the Rails
Minnesota group breaks record for most dog sleds pulled by a single team
Report: NFL puts pass interference on review to-do list
SPARTAN RDP: Superior wrestling, gymnastics and girls hockey teams were in action
Laven column: What makes America great?
Milroy column: New legislative session opens door for new ideas
Letter: ‘Coasties’ appreciate Twin Ports support
Koehler column: What about open borders?
Hamilton column: Practicing politics at a high level
Superior to celebrate new year, Japanese style
Community connection drives up Bong Center attendance
Superior gears up for ice festival
Poets sought for state contest
Bid on fine art at Superior auction
2 Minnesotans claim $1M lottery winnings
Bob Einstein, comedian and actor best known for 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' and Super Dave character, dead at 76
Book review: The best reads of 2018
Beverly J. Willoughby
James Edward Montague III
Keith (Runt) Fleischer
Beverly Jane Willoughby
Dwight E. Johnson
November 29, 2018
Missing Duluth woman found dead
DULUTH — The body of a woman missing for over two weeks was found in Lake County Wednesday, Nov. 28. At about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, the Lake...
November 29, 2018 - 7:53pm
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
January 21, 2018
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
TWO HARBORS, Minn.—The snow pack is growing, dogs are howling and the 2018 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon is getting ready to kick off...
January 21, 2018 - 11:28am
December 19, 2017
Bear injures two people in Lake County, Minn. attack
Authorities shot and killed a black bear near Isabella on Tuesday afternoon after the bear apparently injured two people in two different incidents...
December 19, 2017 - 5:10pm
September 27, 2017
Northern Minn. hunter has harrowing encounter with pack of wolves
ISABELLA, Minn.—Justin Bailey of Keewatin was hunting ruffed grouse near Isabella on Tuesday morning when a wolf chased his hunting dog...
September 27, 2017 - 6:06pm
March 7, 2017
Strong winds damage Minnesota landmark, knock out power
TWO HARBORS, Minn.—Winds gusting in excess of 60 mph in northern Minnesota on Tuesday downed trees and power lines, left thousands without...
March 7, 2017 - 10:47pm
February 8, 2017
Superior woman dies in crash near Two Harbors
An 18-year-old Superior woman was killed in a collision Tuesday morning in snowy conditions on Minnesota Highway 61 near Two Harbors. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that Ashley N. Billiot lost control of her northbound 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier on the highway at the intersection...
February 8, 2017 - 9:38am
February 7, 2017
Superior woman dies in crash near Two Harbors
An 18-year-old Superior woman was killed in a collision Tuesday morning in snowy conditions on Minnesota Highway 61 near Two Harbors.
February 7, 2017 - 3:22pm
November 5, 2011
Lake County Dan Thomasen (Two Harbors) has received numerous baiting complaints as deer season draws closer. A wetlands investigation was worked on as well. Evidence of ATVs crossing unfrozen rivers and streams has been found in numerous locations. People operating ATVs are reminded...
November 5, 2011 - 5:21pm
November 2, 2011
Wild tales Jon Paurus (Alexandria) was investigating a hunting complaint when he heard what sounded like a cat howling. A short time later a cat was seen running up a tree with a fisher in hot pursuit. When the fisher grabbed a hold of the cat they both tumbled nearly 25 feet to...
November 2, 2011 - 12:47pm
October 21, 2011
Norway ties still bind
King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway packed king-sized goodwill and graciousness into their four-hour visit to Duluth on Monday. Duluthians...
October 21, 2011 - 2:00pm
Group teams with Forest Service to save threatened historic station
The Northern Research Station is now working with the Northern Bedrock Conservation Corps and the State Historic Preservation Office to develop a use of the Kawishiwi Field Laboratory site in Lake County off Highway 1 east of Ely. The Northern Bedrock Conservation Corps expects to...
October 21, 2011 - 1:51pm
Study defines Great Lakes' jobmaking role
Forum Newspapers Everyone knows that shipping is big business along the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway. A study released Tuesday quantifies just how big. The first-of-its-kind study found that maritime commerce supported 227,000 jobs; contributed $14.1 billion in annual personal...
October 21, 2011 - 1:47pm
Buying paint, kids? Bring your ID
A hardware store is doing its part to help curb spray paint vandals in Two Harbors. Starting last week, True Value Hardware in downtown Two Harbors enacted a policy that anyone under the age of 18 show an identification card when purchasing spray paint. The color of paint is written...
October 21, 2011 - 1:03am
Split Rock River Wayside is officially opened
After years of planning and construction, the revamped Split Rock River Wayside on Highway 61 was celebrated with a grand opening ceremony last...
October 21, 2011 - 12:25am