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State of the City

State of the City Address at 5 p.m. at DECC

At his first State of the City Address in 2008, Duluth Mayor Don Ness predicted challenging ...
Conversations With Harley

Alice Skadsberg’s Conversations With Harley: Kill ‘em with kindness

We have all heard the expression, “Kill them with kindness.” What does it actually ...
Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week returns to Downtown Duluth

By Kristi Stokes For the sixth year in a row, the Greater Downtown Council is pleased to announce ...
Hermantown junior forward Brendan Baker fended off Duluth Marshall defenseman Lane Krenzen on a move to the Hilltoppers' net in the Section 7A championship game Wednesday night at Amsoil Arena. The Hawks won 4-0. Howie /

Howie: Hermantown blanks Duluth Marshall, Section 7AA final tonight

Hermantown qualified for a sixth straight Minnesota Class 1A high school boys hockey tournament ...

Event: Lake Superior College Foundation fundraiser tonight

By Janet Blixt The Lake Superior College Foundation 2015 Vine & Dine Gala will be held ...
Duluth Public Schools Superintendent Bill Gronseth presented the award to Reiner. Submitted

Duluth Public Schools honors Renier for accomplishments in science

By Katie Kaufman During their regular February meeting, Duluth School Board members honored ...

Essentia Health recognized as national leader in hypertension control

By Maureen Talarico The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Million Hearts initiative ...
Alison Haider (Princess) and Alex Clennon (Frog Prince). Submitted

University Theatre presents The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon

By Tom Hansen Join UW-Superior University Theatre for some madcap fun as The Brothers Grimm ...

Bulldogs use long ball to sweep Mustangs

By Bob Nygaard The Bulldogs flexed some serious muscle and belted eight homers while cruising ...

Spring Community Day has St. Scholastica students helping out

By Bob Ashenmacher Students at The College of St. Scholastica are taking a break from their ...
Duluth Mayor Don Ness. Howie /

Howie: State of the City Address Monday

Good afternoon from my home office in Duluth. I’m assisted today by Winnie, my rescued ...

Soul Food dinner returns to UWS on Saturday

SUPERIOR, Wis. — The Black Student Union (BSU) organization will again be offering their ...
Jamarr Harkins and Duluth Denfeld will play host to Esko in a high school boys basketball game at 7:15 p.m. today at hisotric Denfeld Gym. Howie /

Boys basketball playoffs begin this week

The Section 7AAAA, AA and A boys basketball playoffs begin this week. In a Section 7AAAA quarterfinal ...

Chester Chat event Thursday

By Jane Pederson This Thursday at Glensheen, is the bi-monthly civic engagement series, Chester ...

St. Scholastica presents model for diversity mapping, offers example and dialogue opportunity to Northland

By Bob Ashenmacher As part of its goal of becoming an inclusive learning community, The College ...

Summit School

Summit School is an independent Infant-Kindergarten school located at 1600 North 8th Avenue East in Duluth.

Florist/Garden Centers

Engwall Florist, Greenhouse and Garden Centers

City of Duluth

The City of Duluth Parks and Recreation Division is preparing a mini-master plan for the West Duluth Sports Corridor which includes Wheeler Athletic Complex, Wade Stadium Complex and the Duluth Heritage Sports Center. A public open house is scheduled for Tuesday from 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at the Wheeler Field House. Read more.

Twin Ports Colleges

Fond du Lac
St. Scholastica


Boys Basketball Grand Rapids 64, Duluth Denfeld 62 (Section 7AAA quarterfinal)

Fond du Lac Ojibwe 93, Lakeview Christian 91 (Section 7A quarterfinal)

Esko 54, Moose Lake-Willow River 33 (Section 7AA quarterfinal)

Virginia 47, Proctor 41 (Section 7AA quarterfinal)

Boys Hockey
Superior 2, Hudson 1 (Sectional 1 championship)


The Los Angeles Kings on Friday reassigned Derek Forbort to the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League. The 6-4, 219-pound former Duluth East defenseman, a first-round (15th overall) selection by the Kings in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, had hoped to make his National Hockey League debut during a recent call-up.
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