The $113 million in federal funds announced Tuesday will help trigger removal of the river's status as a polluted Great Lakes waterway.
Grants will go to the Duluth and Austin, the St. Paul Port Authority, the Red Lake Band of Chippewa and Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.
The Board of Commissioners met for an emergency meeting on Tuesday morning.
An agreement was reached between the defense and St. Louis County prosecution for him to receive a juvenile court sanction, enforced until age 21,
Old growth pines and spruce smashed into the often photographed red bridges.
Several such ships are expected to pass through Duluth this summer, starting with Viking Octantis on May 30.
The Leech Lake Band stepped in to revive the annual event, as they showcased Cass Lake, East Seelye Bay.
If you could tuck away from the Rainy River's fast-flowing current on Saturday, the walleyes were biting.
In some ways, her abduction was a story with a happy ending — but also one that left two nagging questions.