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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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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/22/50/50/ ASTRO BOB
Rosetta update Aug. 1: Comet 67P/C-G's pitted surface
In case you couldn't tell, I'm kind of excited about the Rosetta mission to Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Today, the European Space Agency published a fresh, more detailed photo taken on July 31....
8/1/14 at 8:51 AM
http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/56/50/50/ KNITTING UP NORTH
Sandshore Cardigan
I now have a mannequin; actually I have two in my house. A store that is going out of business is selling off the mannequins and I decided I needed one for myself. The second is actually for the schoo...
7/31/14 at 4:16 PM
http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/424/50/50/ WHILE YOU WERE IN...
This week's A&E roundup
This week's A&E section includes a story about the ticket-buying trends of local audiences. Meanwhile, here's some stuff to check out at Howling Moon Music Festival. Music reviewer Tony Bennett...
7/31/14 at 10:54 AM
http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/20/50/50/ OUTDOORS WITH SAM COOK
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
http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/48/50/50/ NEWS TRIBUNE ATTIC
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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http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/53/50/50/ CAPITOL CHATTER
New Minnesota laws include measure to fight synthetic drugs
By Don Davis Synthetic drugs will be a bit easier to fight beginning today. They can be handled much like other illegal drugs under one of dozens of Minnesota laws that took effect today. The drug la...
8/1/14 at 10:28 AM
http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/1134/50/50/ IN THE BLACK
DIY Flavored Water
It may be difficult to drink the recommended amount of water each day. One way to make it easier is to add flavor to your water. There are flavorings you can purchase to add to water, but you can ...
7/31/14 at 9:29 PM
http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/1143/50/50/ REAL MONEY
Vintage vid: The Village Financial Resource Center in the 1980s
A look at The Village Financial Resource Center from a 1980s video about The Village. There are some awesome 80s clothes and facial hair herein to be sure ... Enjoy! If you're struggling with financi...
7/30/14 at 9:50 AM
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Would You Buy This Again?
The reasons that we have clutter varies by person to person. Just like the ability to get rid of it varies from person to person. For some it is easy and they canrid themselvesof sentimental items wit...
7/29/14 at 12:21 PM
http://media.fccinteractive.com/voices/915/50/50/ HEALTHY TIDBITS
Dare Me For Charity is On The Road!
If you got the guts to jump 40 feet from a scissor crane, we need you. This event takes place July 29th, Tuesday at Aquatore Park, 9191 Lincoln St. NE, Blaine, MN 55434. It will be televised starting...
7/25/14 at 6:03 PM