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Lake Superior School Board approves slight proposed levy decrease
Lake County levy to increase 2.5 percent
Voyageurs National Park wolves eating beaver and blueberries, but not moose
Two Harbors Curling Club League standings: Dec. 6
Girls basketball: Mariners snag first win
Girls basketball: Hilltoppers bury Agates
Northland Nature: Shrews make trails in the new snow
baseball and softball
Legal Learning: Judges can evolve their opinions
Letter: Thankful for support of football team
Beuna May Bugel: Not your ordinary birthday party
Ask a Trooper: Was citation necessary if road was slippery?
Malcomb: The men I never knew
Melvin Evans "Red" Johnson
Carmen M. Lakso
Hilja Adele Anderson
Toni J. Almstedt
Roy Herbert Lampela
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Rotary event lights up Thomas Owens Park
Band Shell Park group earns $300,000 grant
arts and entertainment
Northland Nature: Shrews make trails in the new snow
Largest jack pine in U.S. confirmed in Voyageurs National Park
Paul and Irene Erickson
Monica Alice Johnson
February 5, 2018
Hibbing trucker sent to prison in fatal North Shore crash
Soon after a federal agency pulled his commercial trucking license and a judge ordered him not to drive, John Ray Carpenter was back behind the...
February 5, 2018 - 6:41pm
March 4, 2013
Heavy snow expected west, south of Twin Ports
A major winter snowstorm is already pummeling North Dakota and western Minnesota and is expected to make its mark on the Northland overnight. Snow...
March 4, 2013 - 3:28pm
February 9, 2013
Eh? 3 Northland teachers up for award
Three Northland teachers are among the 134 candidates for the 2013 Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Luanne Ellingsen of Lake Superior, Julie Stauber of Proctor and Mary Warner of Hibbing school districts were named this week. The winner will be announced May 5. We welcome your submissions...
February 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 29, 2013
Curling: Northland residents among U.S. senior champs
Despite a harrowing car accident before their first match, the Margie Smith rink went on capture the USA Curling Senior National Championships women's title Sunday night in Fairbanks, Alaska. Smith's team, which includes Norma O'Leary of Silver Bay and Lucy DeVore of Superior, went...
January 29, 2013 - 3:00am
Robotics on a roll in Minnesota schools
An explosion in the popularity of high school robotics teams suddenly has made it chic to be geek. Robotics team members are getting varsity...
January 29, 2013 - 12:00am
December 19, 2012
Hibbing-Chisholm tops North Shore
HIBBING-CHISHOLM 4, NORTH SHORE 1 Colten Perkins scored two goals and assisted on another in a three-goal third period as the Bluejackets won the nonconference game at Two Harbors.
December 19, 2012 - 12:00am
August 28, 2012
Section 7AA volleyball preview: Esko's path more difficult
The list of Section 7AA contenders always is deep, but over the majority of the past decade only Esko and Hibbing have succeeded in representing the section at the state tournament. This might be the best chance for a third team to crash the party. Two-time defending champion Esko...
August 28, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Embarrass, Iron Range flirt with frost; low temps in Northland
It was the coolest morning in months across parts of the Northland as temperatures dipped down into the 30s in some areas at sunrise today, including 33 in Embarrass, 34 in Bigfork and 35 at the Chisholm-Hibbing Airport. Unofficial lows also included 36 at Hayward and Crane Lake,...
August 17, 2012 - 7:43am
August 13, 2012
Bygones for Aug. 13
News Tribune Aug. 13, 1972 A ski resort near Silver Bay, complete with chalet, three slopes and 160 acres of land, is being sold by the Economic Development Administration. The property, known as the Mount Rockwood Ski Resort, is close to the shore of Lake Superior. The Community...
August 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 8, 2012
Linking taconite to disease may be fleeting
A comprehensive study on why so many taconite workers are dying of a rare lung disease is entering its final data-crunching stages with some results expected later this year. But in an update provided last week, key researchers confided that they may never find a link between a high...
June 8, 2012 - 8:00am
February 25, 2012
Prep playoff hockey capsules
Elk River (16-8-2) vs. Duluth East (25-1) What: Section 7AA semifinal When: 10 a.m. Where: Amsoil Arena Outlook: The fourth-seeded Elks edged Cloquet-Esko-Carlton 4-3 in Tuesday's quarterfinals, getting goals from four players and 26 saves by goaltender Anders Franke. Mitchell...
February 25, 2012 - 12:11am
February 15, 2012
Silver Bay Area edges Hibbing-Chisholm
Silver Bay Area 2, Hibbing-Chisholm 1 Taylor Guzzo scored the game-winning goal at 3:51 in the third period as the Mariners advanced in the Section 7A playoffs with a semifinal win at Cloquet Area Recreation Center. Anna Carman opened the scoring for Silver Bay Area at 15:29 in...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
Prep boys swimming honor roll
200 MEDLEY RELAY 1. Duluth East1:46.7 2. Grand Rapids1:47.0 3. Hibbing1:49.7 4. Virginia1:49.8 5. Mesabi East1:55.8 200 FREESTYLE 1.
December 15, 2011 - 12:00am
November 13, 2011
Prep report: Silver Bay falls to Kittson in 9-man
Kyle Petersburg scored four consecutive touchdowns, catching two of Zach Rynning's three scoring passes, as Kittson County Central rolled past Silver Bay 42-16 in a Minnesota Nine-Man high school football state tournament quarterfinal Saturday at Moorhead, Minn. The Bearcats (9-2)...
November 13, 2011 - 12:00am
October 11, 2011
Prep report: 3 second-half goals lift Hibbing past Two Harbors in girls soccer
Hibbing scored three second-half goals and goalkeeper Becca Marturano saved a penalty kick and an ensuing corner kick in the final minute to give the Bluejackets a 3-2 win at Two Harbors in a high school girls soccer game Monday. Lexi Sossala, Erin Jamar and Samantha Argir scored...
October 11, 2011 - 12:00am