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May 10, 2013
Minneapolis-based architect RSP selected to design new corporate office tower in Duluth

Minneapolis-based architect RSP selected to design new corporate office tower in Duluth

RSP Architects recently completed the design of two new eight-story office towers for Target Corporation
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April 24, 2013

Labo Awards recipients announced

Joel Labovitz Entrepeurial Success Awards recognizes northeastern Minnesota-northwestern Wisconsin small business owners
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April 11, 2013
Uneasy Rider, Tall Ships Duluth 2013

Uneasy Rider, Tall Ships Duluth 2013

Must-See Photo: A great day for a ride along Duluth's waterfront
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January 18, 2013

Must-Watch Video: Duluth Mayor Don Ness, Gregnam Style

Duluth has a cool mayor.
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January 2, 2013
Gophers' push-back victory against Michigan State draws praise

Gophers' push-back victory against Michigan State draws praise

Minnesota bolts to 13-1 overall, 1-0 in the Big Ten
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December 26, 2012
Tall Ships Duluth 2013 a one-of-a-kind experience

Tall Ships Duluth 2013 a one-of-a-kind experience

July 24-30 event along Duluth's beautiful waterfront
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December 4, 2012

Terry Mattson: Let's make Minnesota more competitive

Advertising requires investment. Minnesota is being significantly outspent by its competitors.
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November 23, 2012
Minnesota's prep boys hockey teams, players to watch

Minnesota's prep boys hockey teams, players to watch

MN Hockey Hub managing editor highlights 2012-13 cream of the crop
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November 10, 2012
Herb Bergson: 'Jon Donahue one of the kindest people I have ever met'

Herb Bergson: 'Jon Donahue one of the kindest people I have ever met'

Not-so-average Duluth husband, father and public access television sports show host battling brain cancer
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October 17, 2012

Howie: Visit Duluth president & CEO lands hospitality industry's Vision Award

Terry Mattson wins The Best in Minnesota's Hospitality Industry Leadership Award
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October 9, 2012

Howie Blog: Wreck presented today, Wednesday in Duluth

Black Label Movement features Carl Flink's critically-acclaimed evening length work
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September 25, 2012

Must-See Video: Lieutenant Governor's leap of faith

Prettner Solon jumped from an altitude of 12,500 feet and fell at a rate of 120 miles per hour.
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September 14, 2012

DNT Report: Ascena Retail Group anchor tenant in Duluth Corporate Tower

Maurices to move corporate offices to new 15-story building in Downtown Duluth
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August 30, 2012

Howie Blog: Micro-Duluth news

Motorists traveling on Interstate 35 between Duluth and the Twin Cities during Labor Day weekend will encounter two single-lane construction work zones.
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August 27, 2012

Howie Blog: Rickert expects to play overseas again next season

Former Gophers averaged double-double in a Japan pro league a year ago
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August 21, 2012

Georgia-Pacific to close Duluth hardboard plant

Duluth hardboard plant, once known as Superwood, will cease operations on Aug. 30 and close Aug. 31.
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August 1, 2012
Duluth lands aviation jobs

Duluth lands aviation jobs

MRO to host job fair August 8 in Duluth
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July 3, 2012

Nashville Predators majority owner gifts $2.9 million to Duluth Heritage Sports Center

Herb Fritch, born and raised in Duluth, still has strong ties to the area.
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June 27, 2012
Report: Duluth East losing top boys hockey player to USHL

Report: Duluth East losing top boys hockey player to USHL

Connor Valesano leaving school early to play in Midwest junior league.
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June 21, 2012
Post flood, Duluth open for business

Post flood, Duluth open for business

Overnight rain storms, which ravaged Duluth and the surrounding areas, dumped as much as 10 inches of rain.
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May 31, 2012

Blogger: Twins haven't found the 'right' man — yet

The Twins have had a platoon situation in right field that has far too many participants, Brian Prudhomme blogs in a recent post at the BlackWoodsSports.com.
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May 8, 2012

Boswell Energy Center Unit 4 to reduce mercury emissions by 90 percent

Boswell Unit 4 in Cohasset, Minn. will reduce emissions of mercury, particulates and sulfur dioxide.
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May 1, 2012
Dayton calls for vote on 'People's Stadium'

Dayton calls for vote on 'People's Stadium'

Governor asks Minnesotans to call their legislators and say, "Quit fooling around ...'
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April 21, 2012
Howie Blog: Duluth hosts Pucks Against Poverty event; Reneau wins Duluth 5K

Howie Blog: Duluth hosts Pucks Against Poverty event; Reneau wins Duluth 5K

Willie O'Ree, the first black player in the National Hockey League, was the keynote speaker at a Pucks Against Poverty luncheon Friday in Duluth.
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April 15, 2012

DPI photographers published in Capture Minnesota book

Nine photographers with connections to the Duluth Photography Institute have been honored as being chosen to have at least one image published in the 144-page book culminating the Capture Minnesota project, sponsored by Twin Cities Public Television, Inc.