Superior, Wis., leaders now question planned $700M power plant near Lake Superior

Superior, Wis., leaders now question planned $700M power plant near Lake Superior

The Nemadji Trail Energy Center in Superior, Wis., would be built along the eroding Nemadji River that feeds into the Great Lake.
Two bikers rode along skyline parkway in Duluth, MN on Thursday during sunset.
Local

Duluth residents push to close section of Skyline Parkway after fatalities

February 27
A pedestrian and a driver were killed in two separate incidents this month along the roadway.
Ashley and Chris Walker of Grand Rapids, Minn., recently won $65,900 on "Wheel of Fortune" by solving a very Minnesota puzzle.
Local

Grand Rapids couple solve very Minnesota puzzle, win big on 'Wheel of Fortune'

February 27
And Ashley and Chris Walker, aka "Chrashley," plan a very Minnesota purchase with the winnings.
Thousands of Minnesota high school trapshooters converged on Alexandria for the state championships in 2023.
Outdoors

Anderson: Lead-ban legislation could set back thriving prep trapshooters

February 23
In attempting to do so much with so little explanation, this bill likely would self-destruct — setting back for years more legitimate attempts to limit lead use in Minnesota.
Jagdish and Vaishaliben Patel, with Dharmik, 3, and Vihangi, 11.
Local

Man accused of human smuggling in deaths of Indian family during blizzard near Minnesota-Canada border

February 24
The family froze to death during an attempted crossing; Harshkumar Patel, an Indian national, was arrested in Chicago.
Warroad players knocked over the net and each other as they celebrated their third straight Class 1A title Saturday.
Sports

Warroad lands in a familiar position: Class 1A champion

February 24
It's the third state title in a row for the Warriors, who defeated Dodge County in the latter's first trip to the state tournament.
Westbrook-Walnut Grove's Devin Carter hollered his satisfaction after a victory in the 2023 state meet.
High Schools

How to follow the wrestling state meet, from the stands or the couch

2:22pm
It's one of those events sports fans should attend at least once, to rock in the "Cradle of Chaos." But we'll help you keep up from home, too.
High Schools

Grappling for goals: Meet the athletes, teams seeking state titles

4 minutes ago
The wrestling championship meet is always a family affair, especially at Mounds View this season. You'll find girls wrestling girls and some taking on boys. And you'll learn the numbers behind the dreams.
High Schools

Boys hockey section championship games: Get the details here

February 28
The stretch we've labeled 51 Hours of Fury begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday and runs until the last state tournament berth is filled at about 10 p.m. Friday.

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