Sharon Mc­Mahon, a former high school government teacher, has taken to social media to continue teaching.

Duluth woman debunks conspiracies, promotes facts on viral Instagram account, CNN, the 'Daily Show'

With plain language and silly accents, Sharon McMahon has become Instagram's civics teacher.
Maurices is in nearly every major shopping center in the Twin Cities area, including the Mall of America, Rosedale and the Shoppes at Arbor Lake, pict

Duluth-based Maurices' CEO retiring; former Express chief executive his successor

February 23
George Goldfarb has been CEO for a decade; he will be chairman emeritus of the company when he steps down.
Alex Golden-Wolf worked on keeping the fire going inside Camp Migizi, a small encampment next to the Enbridge Line 3 construction site in Cloquet, MN.

Young Minnesotans find 'calling' leading Line 3 pipeline protests

February 23
Enbridge says it's playing by the book as activists dig in on Line 3.
Rep. Pete Stauber spoke to the crowd at Reagan Day at the Ranch, a Republican event held annually in Taylors Falls, in September 2020.

Rep. Stauber 'keeping all options open' regarding Minnesota governor bid

February 20
Chatter around possible bid raises possibility of marquee match-up vs. Gov. Tim Walz.
Bent Paddle Brewing has called off its Festiversary, held annually in Duluth in May, for the second year in a row due to pandemic concerns.

Bent Paddle cancels Festiversary, even as other Duluth summer events forge ahead

February 19
It's the first major cancellation of a summer currently loaded with events.
Enbridge contractors identified and marked an older Enbridge oil pipeline at one of the Line 3 work sites in Carlton, Minn., in December.

Majority of those working on Enbridge pipeline from outside Minnesota

February 18
The goal was to hire 50% in-state workers.
University of Minnesota Duluth Joel Labovitz led a class at UMD in October 1984. Labovitz taught some of the first entrepreneurship classes at the col

'Towering ambassador' for Duluth business Joel Labovitz dies at 92

February 18
He made Maurices a national retailer, developed hotels and mentored generations of entrepreneurs.

Duluth Entertainment Convention Center seeks more state aid as recovery begins

February 17
Revenue at the publicly funded tourism draw dropped $5.8 million in 2020.

Enbridge pipeline work site near Cloquet evacuated after 'suspicious device' found

February 19
An emergency alert went out to large swath of northeastern Minnesota in error.