The Gonska Guest Artist Symposium featuring Melanie Marnich and Lee Blessing will be held from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Dudley Experimental Theater on Tuesday. Melanie Marnich’s residency is in advance of UMD Theatre’s March production of her play These Shining Lives, which follows the path that led to labor safety standards reform and worker’s rights…

The UMD women’s hockey team will take part in its first-ever Hockey Day Minnesota on Saturday, one day after facing St. Cloud State University in a conference showdown Friday at 3:07 p.m. at Herb Brooks National Hockey Center. On Saturday, the Bulldogs and Huskies will hit the outdoor ice of Eastman Park on Lake George…

The Duluth Public Utilities Commission will hold a public hearing regarding proposed natural gas interruptible transportation service rate increases. The hearing will be held on January 16 at 5:15 p.m. in City Council Chambers (411 West 1st St. Room 300). The purpose of the hearing will be to explain the proposed increases to the gas…

Kern and Kompany and the Duluth Airshow on Wednesday will distribute 4,000 meals and 200 blankets to veteran organizations for homeless and low-income military veterans across the region. Veterans can begin to collect food and blankets starting Thursday in St. Louis County and Douglas County.…

Duluth Mayor Emily Larson, Kristi Stokes of the Greater Downtown Council and several Duluth small business owners will hold a news conference Wednesday to recognize and promote “Small Business Saturday,” which officially takes place November 25. The news conference will be held at 11:15 a.m. at the American Indian Community Housing Organization, located at 202…

Construction project to close 10th Avenue East south of St. Luke’s Hospital The City of Duluth is notifying the public of the temporary closure of the lower section of 10th Avenue East, approaching Superior Street. A contractor is working on a construction project at the St. Luke’s Lakeview Building located at 1001 East Superior Street.…