Duluth
November 23, 2019

Man slips under ice near Cloquet despite rescue efforts

Officers heard his calls for help but were unable to get to him in time.
Duluth
November 23, 2019

Duluth's Christmas City of the North Parade

Duluth's Christmas City of the North Parade has been a holiday tradition for six decades and features marching bands, dancing, colorful floats, and, of course, Santa.
Duluth
November 22, 2019
After 41 years, the longest-running business in the Duluth Skywalk will close its doors. Allison’s Hallmark store does not have a specific closing d

Duluth skywalk losing longstanding staple as Allison's Hallmark store is closing

The card and gift shop is as old as the Holiday Center.
Duluth
November 22, 2019

Suspected fentanyl seized in Duluth is enough to kill 26,000

It's believed to be the largest bust of the potent drug in Minnesota this year.
Duluth
November 22, 2019
Rusty Rookey hung lights wrapped with chicken wire on Bentleyville’s 12-story Christmas tree last month. Santa is expected to sky-dive in Saturday n

Behind Bentleyville: Duluth's big draw comes to light

A tight-knit group of volunteers puts on the show for hundreds of thousands.
Duluth
November 22, 2019
Duluth's Christmas City of the North Parade takes over downtown Friday

Duluth's Christmas City of the North Parade takes over downtown Friday

Now in its 61st year, the parade this year is dedicated to KBJR's longtime receptionist, who died last year.
Duluth
November 22, 2019
UMD women’s hockey head coach Maura Crowell drew up some plays for her team at a recent practice.

UMD women's hockey coach fights to make her mark in shadow of predecessor

Maura Crowell's office is a shrine to her team's glorious past, with wall-sized photos and the words "NCAA National Champions" painted above her desk.
Duluth
November 22, 2019
Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 22

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 22

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 22
Duluth
November 21, 2019
Testing of water samples last month. Pinpointing the industrial sources of PFAS — beyond the manufacturers who make them — can be very difficult.

Minnesota expands hunt for PFAS chemical contamination in water

Water tests for "forever chemicals" target Dakota, Olmsted, Stearns and St. Louis counties.
Duluth
November 21, 2019
Lana, a 15-year-old Amur tiger, died at the Lake Superior Zoo Wednesday.

Beloved Lake Superior Zoo tiger dies after battle with liver disease

Lana, a 15-year-old Amur tiger, was a friendly feline and zoo favorite for many.
Duluth
November 21, 2019
A federal class-action against opioid manufacturers in Ohio could funnel billions of dollars to counties, cities and Native American tribes across the

Local governments must decide whether to remain in massive opioid lawsuit

Local governments are weighing how to get the most from the drug companies they blame for causing the epidemic.
Duluth
November 21, 2019
Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 21

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 21

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 21
Duluth
November 20, 2019
Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 20

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 20

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 20
Duluth
November 20, 2019
Scrolls from the Adas Israel Congregation synagogue that were burnt by the fire hang out the back of the destroyed building in September.

Remains of artifacts charred in Duluth synagogue fire burn again in garage

What remains of the twice-burned texts will still receive a proper burial.
Duluth
November 19, 2019
The intersection of Lake Avenue and Superior Street in Duluth will be closed for several weeks this summer for construction.

Downtown Duluth roadwork saves busiest year for last

Lake Avenue bridge work will coincide with final stretch of Superior Street reconstruction.
Duluth
November 19, 2019

Vandal defaces Duluth billboard supporting abortion rights within a day of it going up

Police are investigating the incident and seeking surveillance footage.
Duluth
November 19, 2019
Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 19

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 19

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 19
Duluth
November 18, 2019
Cannabis is seen growing in Leafline Labs headquarters in Cottage Grove in April. Leafline is one of two licensed manufacturers in Minnesota.

Hermantown clears a path for medical cannabis facilities

Minnesota wants eight more distribution centers around the state.
Duluth
November 18, 2019
Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 18

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 18

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 18
Duluth
November 16, 2019
One of the narrower parts of Duluth’s Park Point, as seen from the air last month.

Duluth's Park Point may be gradually crumbling away

The future is important to the more than 300 residential structures, hotels and other businesses that call it home, as well as the bustling shipping industry
Duluth
November 16, 2019
Tiny houses were built in St. Cloud in 2015. Duluth is asking builders to get creative to build affordable housing on land that it is giving away.

Duluth giving away land to spark affordable housing projects

New single-family homes in Duluth are typically $300,000 and up.
Duluth
November 15, 2019

Duluth synagogue fire starter chooses prison over treatment

Matthew Amiot asks to execute his sentence after fleeing treatment.
Duluth
November 15, 2019
In 2017, fresh nuts, bolts and fittings are ready to be added to the east leg of the pipeline near St. Ignace, Mich., as Enbridge Inc., prepares to te

Minnesota attorney general supports Michigan suit to shut down Enbridge pipeline

State law, not federal, controls the routing of pipelines, the filing says.
Duluth
November 15, 2019
Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 15

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 15

Duluth-Superior area forecast for Nov. 15
Duluth
November 15, 2019
A skier jumped off a snow bank at Mont Du Lac ski resort on Thursday. Mont Du Lac ski resort in Superior, Wis., opened its slopes for the first runs o

The bright side to all the cold weather lately: An early start to ski season

In northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin, resorts and ski areas say chilly temperatures mean prime snow-making.