Waxed canvas packs hang on the wall at Frost River’s Duluth store. The company has shifted production to face shields and other medical supplies to

Duluth's Frost River swaps bags for masks to fight coronavirus spread

The canvas bag maker is supplying local hospitals.
Sen. Erik Simonson, shown in 2013.
Duluth

Duluth's Lake Superior Zoo CEO departs for new job

April 1
State Sen. Erik Simonson, DFL-Duluth, took a job with Lake Superior College.
AAR Corp., which in Duluth employees about 400 people and performs routine maintenance and repairs for commercial airlines, could have its rent paymen
Coronavirus

Duluth wants to forgive rent for major airport employer

April 3
The move could save AAR Corp. more than $111,000 through June.
Elite runners set their watches as they took at the start of Grandma's Marathon in June 2017.
Duluth

Grandma's Marathon canceled due to COVID-19

March 31
Race organizers ruled out the idea of postponing the races due to the enormous challenge of planning and preparing for the event.
Duluth-based Essentia provides services in more than 60 cities.
Coronavirus

Duluth's Essentia Health cuts 500 employees as revenue dries up

March 31
The nonmedical staffers were placed on leave.
Duluth

A free farmers market in Duluth

April 1
A free farmers market was put on by Clyde Iron Works, Bent Paddle and Sysco Minnesota on Tuesday March 31, 2020. Fruit, vegetables, orange juice, coffee, eggs and buttermilk were all available for anyone who needed it. 3400 pounds of food was donated and it was estimated that around 250 people could benefit from it.
Jason Vincent, owner of Vanilla Bean Restaurant in Duluth delivered a curbside order to a customer outside the restaurant Thursday.Vanilla Bean is one
Coronavirus

35 Duluth restaurants still serving takeout or delivery

March 31
Coronavirus has flipped the service industry on its head, but here are some local spots still operating.
Duluth

Appeals court sides with Duluth murderer in child custody case

12:02pm
Three children who witnessed their mother's murder will remain with their maternal grandparents pending further hearings.
Coronavirus

Isle Royale National Park opening delayed two months to mid-June

11:11am
The Lake Superior island will be off-limits until June 15 at the earliest.