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Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
Second half flurry gives Laker boys first win in 20 games
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Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
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'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
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'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
May 29, 2013
Duluth man admits murder of Floodwood woman
CARLTON, Minn. - An alleged member of the Native Mob admitted Tuesday that he murdered a Floodwood woman last fall. Michael William Siewert, 23, of Duluth, pleaded guilty to intentional second-degree murder in the slaying of Cristyna Leah Watson, 25, and was sentenced to 30 years...
May 29, 2013 - 8:00am
May 16, 2013
Bicyclist dies after hitting pole in downtown Duluth
A bicyclist was killed Wednesday evening in downtown Duluth when he hit a pole after speeding down First Avenue East. A pair of police officers saw the accident while patrolling on foot, according to a release from the Duluth Police Department. The officers saw the bicyclist coming...
May 16, 2013 - 12:37pm
May 14, 2013
Two eagles, locked in mid-air, plummet on to Duluth airport runway
DULUTH -- Two adult bald eagles made an unplanned landing on the tarmac at the Duluth International Airport on Sunday. The two birds had locked...
May 14, 2013 - 10:07am
May 9, 2013
Duluth man charged with throwing Molotov cocktails from liquor store roof
A 21-year-old Duluth man was arraigned today on three charges in connection with allegedly throwing Molotov cocktails from the roof of the Shanty Bottle Shop on East Fourth Street on Tuesday night. Casey James Hollis is charged with possessing an explosive/incendiary device and...
May 9, 2013 - 3:03pm
May 8, 2013
Controversial Duluth head shop advertising with tattoos
DULUTH, Minn. - Duluth’s most controversial business is advertising in a distinctive way: With the words “Last Place on Earth” tattooed...
May 8, 2013 - 8:49am
May 6, 2013
Duluth police report increase in overdoses, apparently from heroin
DULUTH, Minn. – A recent spate of overdoses, apparently involving the illegal use of heroin, prompted the Duluth Police Department to issue a warning Sunday. Between April 26 and Saturday, police and emergency responders have handled four overdose cases in Duluth. Four individuals...
May 6, 2013 - 8:25am
April 19, 2013
Biggest snowstorm since 2009 shuts down much of Duluth area
DULUTH, Minn. - A massive winter storm shut down much of the Northland early today, dumping up to 22 inches of snow over three days, closing schools and clogging side streets, driveways and sidewalks. Many side roads remain impassable this morning, and gusty winds are blowing snow...
April 19, 2013 - 2:22pm
April 4, 2013
Last Place on Earth closes again after Carlson arrested on gun charge
The reopening of Last Place on Earth didn’t last long. Jim Carlson was back in jail Wednesday night, this time on a federal gun charge. Carlson...
April 4, 2013 - 8:06am
April 3, 2013
Last Place on Earth back in business
Jim Carlson, owner of the Last Place on Earth, was released from St. Louis County Jail about 4 p.m. Tuesday after posting $450,000 bail. By 6:30,...
April 3, 2013 - 8:27am
April 2, 2013
Duluth head shop owner, son charged
DULUTH, Minn. - Jim Carlson, owner of the Last Place On Earth head shop that sells synthetic drugs in downtown Duluth, told the court this morning...
April 2, 2013 - 9:57am
March 29, 2013
Duluth man arrested after trying to redeem stolen lottery ticket
DULUTH, Minn. - A 21-year-old Duluth man was arrested Wednesday afternoon on burglary and lottery fraud charges after attempting to redeem a reportedly stolen lottery ticket. The ticket was among items reported stolen Wednesday morning from the Cenex gas station at 1301 E. Ninth St....
March 29, 2013 - 8:18am
March 5, 2013
Duluth man charged in inmate pencil attack
SUPERIOR, Wis. - A jailed Duluth, Minn., man accused of attacking another inmate with a pencil after the two had words during breakfast is scheduled to make an appearance in Douglas County Circuit Court on Wednesday. Jared Richard Busse, 40, faces one count felony battery by prisoners. According...
March 5, 2013 - 8:25am
March 4, 2013
Duluth diner picks up others' tabs just for fun
Dean Davidson's habit started with an impulse. "One day I walk into Bridgeman's and there was a bunch of people, and I said this would be kind...
March 4, 2013 - 9:26am
February 20, 2013
Duluth man arrested after sword stabbing
A 43-year-old Duluth man is being held in the St. Louis County Jail accused of stabbing another man with a sword. Police were called to the Duluth Detoxification Center, 1402 E. Superior St., when the victim walked in with a stab wound to his chest. He was transported to St. Luke's...
February 20, 2013 - 8:42am
January 30, 2013
Duluth doctor reprimanded for improper prescriptions
The Minnesota Board of Medical Practice has reprimanded a Duluth physician for unprofessional and unethical conduct, improper management of medical records and inappropriate drug-prescribing practices. Dr. Fredrick E. Ekberg, 75, prescribed medications for family members without...
January 30, 2013 - 1:16pm