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Three Duluth councilors jump off train project

Three Duluth councilors jump off train project

A group of Duluth City Council members wants to ask for the city’s money back from the organization trying to bring passenger rail service back to the Twin Ports.

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Duluth arson investigator named Minnesota’s best

Duluth arson investigator named Minnesota’s best

Duluth police arson Investigator Todd Kuusisto does a lot of the little things that police officers do to help the community they serve. He’s a police ambassador of sorts by being involved in two fundraising efforts for the Special Olympics and volunteering to educate the public about his job at law enforcement expos.

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Duluth HRA invests in Gateway Tower

The Duluth Housing and Redevelopment Authority has struck a deal with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to rescue the Gateway Tower low-income apartment high-rise in downtown Duluth.

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Hockey equipment manager back with Bulldogs after illness

Hockey equipment manager back with Bulldogs after illness

UMD equipment manager Chris Garner underwent a bone marrow transplant Aug. 4 to combat the blood cell disorder myelodysplatic syndrome, formerly known as pre-leukemia.

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Friday: NCAA tournament

News Tribune reporter Kevin Pates provides live blog coverage from Bridgeport, Conn., as No. 3-seed UMD (22-10-6) plays No. 2-seed Union (26-9-4) in an NCAA East Regional quarterfinal game. The opening faceoff is set for 2 p.m.

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Wind warriors

JoAnn Narhi (right) and her husband, Clyde Narhi, of Superior, took their granddaughter, Julia Narhi (left), of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, down to Canal Park to see the big waves on Lake Superior on Tuesday afternoon. The wind was so strong they had to hold onto each other. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)

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This week's A&E roundup
This week's A&E section has a story about the latest doc by Wrenshall filmmaker Mike Scholtz. The followup to "Wild Bill's Run" is a look at the world of competitive jigsaw puzzling. "Wicker Ki...
7/24/14 at 11:44 AM
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Rosetta's comet shows off new bumps, bruises and bright collar
Pictures taken July 20 of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko by the Rosetta spacecraft show cool new stuff. They include several tantalizing depressions in both lobes of the comet and a bright collar w...
7/24/14 at 11:36 AM
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Night fishing will open July 21 on Mille Lacs Lake
The night-fishing ban for walleye anglers on Mille Lacs Lake will be lifted July 21 at 10 p.m., according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. In past years, the Mille Lacs Lake night cl...
7/14/14 at 3:21 PM
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Cold Spring = Warm Feet
The nice thing about being a knitter is that there is really no good reason to have cold feet. Weather turned a little chilly? AC cranked up too high? Put on some socks. I've been known to "try on"...
7/3/14 at 10:01 AM
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Duluth's first television station, WFTV
I'm reposting some information I first shared here three years ago, about Duluth's first television station, WFTV. Why? Because WFTV's first home, the Palladio Building in downtown Duluth, is about to...
6/7/14 at 8:33 AM

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B1G1F Trollwood Tickets
Last night I went to the Trollwood Production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying and really enjoyed it. It is at the Imagine Amphitheater in Moorhead, MN. The show continues July ...
7/24/14 at 7:21 PM
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2008 amendment offers buffet of outdoors, arts funds
By Don Davis The moose population in northern Minnesota's forests is dwindling, but a tax that voters raised in 2008 could help save the giants. "All of us came together on this project, Minnesota Mo...
7/24/14 at 10:02 AM
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Christmas in July? It could save you money ... big time!
Did last years holiday shopping bust yourbudget? Youre not alone. According to aGallup poll, the average American ponied up$96 each day in December 2013.This was discretionary spending, in additiont...
7/23/14 at 10:39 AM
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Dorm Room Packing Essentials
  I have reached that time that another child is about to leave the nest. This child going is much harder than the previous one....because I know how I will feel afterward. With my oldest I ...
7/22/14 at 12:29 PM
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September 13, Night Ultra Violet Run/UV Splash
Keep spreading the word and letting EVERYONE know about The UV Splash by Color Dash coming this fall! We are so excited to Get Our Color On and Light Up The Night with You!! http://www.uvsplashcolord...
7/21/14 at 2:13 PM