The scientists and staff of UMD’s Large Lakes Observatory (LLO) are inviting the community to board and tour the Blue Heron research vessel on Friday, June 29 in the Twin Ports Harbor near the Great Lakes Aquarium. The LLO Science on Deck event is free and will take place from noon to 4 p.m. The…

Duluth Airshow seeks volunteer groups
The Duluth Airshow is seeking community groups to work at the event this July. In exchange for their time, the airshow will provide financial support to the volunteering organization. Each year the Duluth Airshow provides around $40,000 to local organizations who help work the event. Volunteers help fill a variety of roles from parking, tickets…

Veterans Memorial Hall, a program of the St. Louis County Historical Society, will unveil Minnesota artist Charles Kapsner’s Marine Corps tribute painting at the Duluth Depot. The temporary exhibition is an 8 foot by 10 foot oil painting and will include appearances by the artist. The painting will be displayed from May 17 to May…

The Duluth Sail and Power Squadron will host its annual Captain’s Platter Fishing Contest on Saturday, June 9 from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. The popular event typically draws more than 250 participants. The tournament headquarters is at the Power Squadron Dock in Allouez Bay, located at 44th Ave East and the Superior Bay.  There…

Area law enforcement officers and chaplains will gather to honor and remember colleagues who have sacrificed their lives in the line of duty, during the 29th annual Law Enforcement Memorial Prayer Luncheon. The luncheon will be held Thursday, May 17, at noon in the Great Lakes Ballroom in the Holiday Center, Duluth. It’s hosted by…

Following yesterday’s explosion and fire at the Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior, the University of Wisconsin-Superior and Yellowjacket Athletics have announced Saturday’s concert featuring Canaan Smith, Maddie & Tae, and Chris Hawkey at Wessman Arena will go on as scheduled. Doors will open Saturday at 6:30 p.m., with the music starting at 7 p.m.…