MORNING UPDATE: Northland flooding lingers four months later for those hardest hit
The 10-inch rainfall on June 19 and 20 changed plans for Northland residents from Two Harbors to Duluth to Sturgeon Lake. For much of the region, life quickly returned to normal. But for some residents, normalcy remains elusive four months later.
It sounds like one of the most boring jobs imaginable: follow and videotape a political candidate for months as he glad-hands and delivers essentially the same campaign message day after day in venue after venue. But occasionally that politician can stumble, and that's when a tracker hopes to be there.
Opening weekend of Minnesota's firearms deer season may miss the peak of the rut this year. The season opens Saturday, and that's as early in November as the season ever opens.
For Tori Berg, now 13, of Hibbing, not too many things are more fun and more memorable than deer hunting. She and her older sister, Britny, 16, have both been going to the deer stand with their dad, B.J. Berg, and grandpa, Morry Berg, since they were 5 years old.
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