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Lake County Court Report: Feb. 9-March 6
MnDOT changes Highway 61 timeline in response to concerns
Lake County Sheriff's Report: March 16
Two Harbors Police Report: March 16
North Shore robots invade Duluth
Two Harbors Curling Club League Results: March 8
Boys basketball: Foul trouble dooms Mariners
Duluth Warriors skate for veterans in Silver Bay
DNR Report: March 9
Girls basketball: Hilltoppers end Agates' season
baseball and softball
Legal Learning: 'The Post' should be required reading
Ask a Trooper: How long can trains block railroad crossings?
Hunhoff: Are truth and freedom getting flushed away?
On Faith: Lent 2018 – Valentine's Day to April Fools' Day
Climate: Saving snow
Richard Joseph Grupe
Dorothy Helen Puent
Calvin D. Gruver
Catherine L. Borka
Miss Pre-Teen Lake County seeks applicants
Food shelf donations matched in March
Finland to celebrate St. Urho
Lake County Past: March 11
Two Harbors Chamber to host information meeting about sales tax
arts and entertainment
DNR Report: March 9
DNR Report: March 5
North Shore sees coho salmon earlier than usual
DNR Report: Feb. 24
DNR Report: Feb. 16
Mike and Diane Holbeck
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
January 29, 2018
Cliffs CEO promises continued growth in '18
Cleveland-Cliffs had a good year mining and selling Minnesota and Michigan iron ore in 2017, the company reported Thursday, Jan. 25, and should...
January 29, 2018 - 5:30am
June 9, 2017
Artist digs in to stand out
Somewhere in the Sax Zim Bog between Duluth and Hibbing, a man parks his pickup, grabs a fishing pole, a bucket and a shovel and heads into the...
June 9, 2017 - 4:00am
July 22, 2016
Ely residents sharply divided over mining near BWCA
Wednesday is the last day for the public to comment on whether two controversial mining leases near the Boundary Waters should be renewed. Twin Metals Minnesota is exploring building a vast underground copper-nickel mine on the doorstep of the wilderness area. On Tuesday night, nearly...
July 22, 2016 - 4:00am
May 7, 2016
Crews battling new wildfires near Finland, Embarrass
Read an updated story here. --- Two new wildfires drew the attention of fire crews in the Northland on Saturday -- one in the Embarrass area, and another near Finland. The Northland FireWire reported that "numerous" fire departments were battling a wildfire near the intersection of...
May 7, 2016 - 7:02pm
March 14, 2016
Range unemployment legislation may be headed to negotiation
ST. PAUL -- A two-part bill to extend Iron Range unemployment benefits and reform a trust fund that pays the benefits appears destined to be negotiated by a House-Senate conference committee. After legislative leaders promised to deal with the issue in the session's first week, the...
March 14, 2016 - 5:43pm
January 27, 2016
Cliffs hanging on, but waiting to reopen plants
Cliffs Natural Resources had a terrible year in 2015, losing money and slashing production, but the company expects demand for its taconite iron...
January 27, 2016 - 3:38pm
January 14, 2016
Laid-off mine workers in Silver Bay hear from legislators
Laid-off workers and local officials gathered Wednesday evening in Silver Bay to hear from state legislators about what's being done to combat...
January 14, 2016 - 11:55am
July 31, 2015
United Taconite to idle, 420 jobs impacted
Cliffs Natural Resources Wednesday said it will idle its United Taconite operation on the Iron Range, forcing 420 layoffs as the storm in the U.S. domestic steel industry continues. The company said it has a glut of taconite iron ore pellets on hand while demand from its customers,...
July 31, 2015 - 12:00pm
October 18, 2013
Bayside chatter: Mariners lose to Chisholm
The Mariners fell to Chisholm, 42-14, at home in a contest that they let get away from them. The Mariners ran 71 plays from scrimmage compared to 45 for the Bluestreaks. The Mariners twice fell short on downs or time while within the Bluestreak 15-yard line in the first half and one...
October 18, 2013 - 12:00am
July 28, 2013
Frost advisory issued for parts of the Northland for tonight
Clearing skies meant sunshine and warmer weather in the Northland today - but they'll also lead to some chilly conditions tonight. The National Weather Service in Duluth has issued a frost advisory for the early morning hours Monday for northern parts of the Northland, including...
July 28, 2013 - 4:05pm
July 24, 2013
Key figure in Reserve Mining lawsuits dies
The man who led Reserve Mining Co.'s handling of a federal environmental lawsuit over the disposal of taconite tailings into Lake Superior has...
July 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 6, 2013
Snow ending in Northland; more than a half-foot reported in some areas
Accumulating snow has largely ended in the Northland this evening. The early spring storm dropped more than a half-foot of snow in some locations. Roads...
April 6, 2013 - 8:51pm
Snow, sleet causing difficult travel in parts of the Northland today
Heavy snow and sleet is causing difficult driving conditions in parts of the Northland this afternoon. Scanner reports have indicated several rollover accidents in the Virginia and Mountain Iron areas, as well as along state Highway 169 south of Tower. A band of heavy snow continued...
April 6, 2013 - 1:55pm
March 17, 2013
Winter storm still on track to hit the Northland on Monday
A late-winter storm still is on track to affect the Northland starting late tonight and lasting through Monday night. The National Weather Service has issued winter weather advisories for the region for the potential of a half-foot of snow or more in some areas.
March 17, 2013 - 10:51am
March 9, 2013
Eh? Make a March match
There's no better time than now to give to food shelves. This month the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign, and the Feinstein Foundation will provide a matching incentive fund for cash and food donations and affects 24 Northeastern Minnesota food shelves, including Aurora, Cloquet,...
March 9, 2013 - 12:00am