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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Waukesha County to consider regional sales tax for new Milwaukee arena
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Snowstorm making its way through state today
Ellsworth Village Board leaning towards chlorination 24/7
Road builders from Wisconsin and Minnesota to work on new St. Croix bridge
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: State flags at half-staff in honor of Mandela
crime and courts
Ellsworth grapplers eke out win over SVE at Ellsworth Invite
Elmwood boys get first win of season
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher pucksters top Michigan State
Girls Basketball: Ellsworth loses on the road
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wisconsin men's hoops snaps losing streak to Marquette
Auditions for 'Morning's at Seven' open Tuesday
Santa delivers pizza plus fun Saturday
Celebrate 'Coastal Christmas' Saturday along the shores of Lake Pepin
Old Cowbell: I love Christmas!
Parmeters to celebrate 50th
arts and entertainment
Arley Jerome Huber, 91
George W. Darland, Jr., 78
Lorraine Zignego, 94
Gordon Brahmer, 79
Al Quackenbush, Sr., 67
Editorial: Beware - winter's on its way
Editorial: Act to avoid falls, prevent rabies
Editorial: Put pedestrians first
Affordable Health Care: No one should fall through the cracks
Editorial: How about local control?
TOWN OF EL PASO: 12/9/13 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF MARTELL: 12/10/13 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: MEETING CANCELLATION - 12/11/13 Solid Waste Mgt. Board Meeting
TOWN OF SALEM: 12/10/13 Town Board Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/4/13 Law Enforcement Committee Meeting
September 7, 2012
Murder charge dropped, defendant released
DULUTH - A Duluth man held in the St. Louis County Jail since April on a murder charge has been released. Prosecutors have dropped charges against 37-year-old Nakota Benjamin, one of two men accused of killing 28-year-old Joshua Olson at an apartment building in Duluth last April....
September 7, 2012 - 9:05am
September 5, 2012
Daughter: Candidate for Duluth seat abandoned her
DULUTH — The daughter of the leading Democratic write-in candidate for the seat of a disgraced Duluth lawmaker is coming forward to say her father abandoned her when she was 2. The Duluth News Tribune reported Wednesday that Erik Simonson confirmed that he hasn't seen his 20-year-old...
September 5, 2012 - 9:50am
September 3, 2012
Some flood-damaged roads are close to reopening
By Steve Kuchera, Forum Communications Two months after floods closed several roads in the Northland, some are close to reopening. For starters, visitors should be able to drive into Jay Cooke State Park by the end of October. But they will only be able to reach the park from the...
news / region
September 3, 2012 - 9:15pm
August 28, 2012
Duluth man accused of assault with a cane
DULUTH -- A Duluth man had to be subdued with a Taser as police tried to arrest him for reportedly assaulting someone with a cane. The victim of the assault told police the man entered his apartment about 10 p.m. Sunday to use the bathroom but then attempted to steal several items,...
August 28, 2012 - 8:43am
August 25, 2012
History of the sulfate standard
Forum Communications Sulfates are ions containing sulfur that can come from decaying plants and animals as well as from industrial processes such as mine discharges, mine stockpiles and waste piles, tanneries, steel mills, pulp mills, textile plants and wastewater treatment plants....
news / region
August 25, 2012 - 11:50pm
Beyond wild rice: When sulfate goes up, so do mercury, phosphates
By John Myers Forum Communications Even if scientists, regulators, politicians and industry leaders find common ground on how much sulfate is too much for wild rice, the issue of sulfate in Minnesota waterways isn’t going away. Scientists studying wetlands in northern Minnesota...
news / region
August 25, 2012 - 11:49pm
August 24, 2012
Man who had sex with deer in trouble again for Hermantown incident
DULUTH -- The man who received international notoriety when he was convicted of having sex with a dead deer is in trouble with the law again. Bryan James Hathaway, 25, current address unknown, was arraigned Wednesday in State District Court in Duluth charged with four crimes — including...
August 24, 2012 - 4:05am
Dream turns into a bear
By SAM COOK Forum Communications DULUTH — John Steitz remembers having a dream while he was napping along the Superior Hiking Trail Tuesday afternoon. A very vivid dream. Steitz, 26, and his hiking partner, Samuel Roberts, 25, both of Minneapolis, had started hiking about 5:30...
news / region
August 24, 2012 - 1:06am
Man who had sex with deer in trouble again
DULUTH — The man who received international notoriety when he was convicted of having sex with a dead deer is in trouble with the law again. Bryan James Hathaway, 25, current address unknown, was arraigned Wednesday in State District Court in Duluth charged with four crimes —...
news / region
August 24, 2012 - 12:55am
August 23, 2012
Gauthier says he’s withdrawing from Minnesota House race
By Brandon Stahl Forum Communications DULUTH — After starting Wednesday by announcing that he would seek re-election, embattled Duluth Representative Kerry Gauthier ended the day by saying he wouldn’t run after all. Gauthier made both announcements to Northland’s NewsCenter...
news / region
August 23, 2012 - 1:05am
August 22, 2012
140 jobs lost with plant closure in Duluth
DULUTH -- Georgia-Pacific will permanently close its Duluth hardboard plant at the end of the month, putting 140 employees out of work. The property will be put up for sale, Eric Abercrombie, a company spokesman in Atlanta, said. “We are going to be looking to reallocate any useable...
August 22, 2012 - 7:43am
June 21, 2012
Flooding ravages Duluth and Northland roads and homes
Floodwaters engorged by a 24-hour deluge of up to 10 inches crumbled roads and damaged homes and businesses in Duluth, Superior and surrounding...
June 21, 2012 - 8:54am
January 15, 2011
Gopher women top UMD in shootout
MINNEAPOLIS - Katherine Wilson tied the score midway through the third period and goaltender Jennifer Harss made 27 saves as Minnesota Duluth...
January 15, 2011 - 10:39am
Early power play goals lift Duluth to 2-0 win over UW
DULUTH, Minn. - Two power-play goals in the first period were all Minnesota-Duluth would need for a 2-0 WCHA victory over Wisconsin Friday night....
January 15, 2011 - 9:57am
November 25, 2009
H1N1 linked to six Duluth deaths, one in an otherwise healthy adult
DULUTH, Minn. - "It's just unbelievable," said Debbie Walczynski of her son's improbable death last week after a bout with the H1N1 flu. Matthew James Walczynski, 32, of Duluth came home from work Nov. 6 running a fever of 103.8 degrees, and went straight to bed, according to his...
November 25, 2009 - 11:53am