Today's Headlines


Essentia Health board of directors approves Vision Northland project

By Maureen Talarico Essentia Health’s board of directors has demonstrated its strong commitment to the health of Essentia’s patients, the economic vitality of the community and the work environment for…

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Foundation celebrates ‘So Much Good’

By Rob Karwath A discussion among grantees and a scholarship recipient about the impact of charitable giving in the Northland was among the highlights at the Duluth Superior Area Community…

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Thursday Scoreboard

TODAY’S EVENTS Major League Baseball New York Mets at Brewers, 7:10 p.m. High School Boys Golf Proctor, Duluth Denfeld, noon Giants Ridge Grand Rapids at Brainerd, 1:15 p.m. High School…

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FDLTCC president’s retirement party June 6

Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College will honor retiring President Larry Anderson with a public reception at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 6, on the campus in Cloquet. The…

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Hawks look to sweep Hibbing today in late regular season baseball doubleheader

Hermantown’s high school baseball doubleheader at Hibbing this afternoon looms large for both teams, especially for the Hawks who with a sweep could snatch a top-four seed and a first…

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UW-Superior Student Support Services programs honored at annual TRIO Awards Day

Outstanding students and tutors in the University of Wisconsin-Superior Student Support Services programs were honored recently at the university’s annual TRIO Awards Day. “On behalf of all TRIO, we would…

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Essentia Health nurse wins national award

By Maureen Talarico Clinical Nurse Specialist Laura Kitch (right), an advanced practice nurse in the Emergency Department at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center, has been recognized with a prestigious national…

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Leno named registrar at Lake Superior College

Melissa Leno (right) has been named registrar at Lake Superior College. Prior to this role, Leno served in a number of roles within LSC’s Admissions department including the director position…

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Aerial Lift Bridge to begin summer lift schedule

By Pakou Ly The Aerial Lift Bridge will begin its summer lift schedule Friday. The bridge will lift on the hour and half hour from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m….

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UW-Superior announces 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships program award recipients

By Jim Biros This year 17 student-mentor teams will take part in the Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURF) at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. With the support of the UW-Superior Foundation,…

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