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Outgoing fire chief plans for retirement
City compromises on Spruce St. parking
Traffic headaches start next week
Code changes slow new-home construction
Stepping Stones preschool program receives national accreditation
crime and courts
Girls lacrosse: Showing they belong
Boys lacrosse: Young Tigers take opener vs. Hill-Murray
Softball: Tigers win consolation at Mankato
Baseball: Tigers upset No. 1 North
Golf: Tigers ninth in South Suburban meet
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Your weekend: Steak fry, royal ambassadors' fundraiser are on weekend agenda
Severe Weather Week focuses on preparing for the worst
Monthly flea market starts April 25 in downtown Farmington
Pitch in and clean up Farmington's parks and ponds next weekend
arts and entertainment
Wells Fargo Bank vs Kerr
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Webber
ORD NO. 410-SS Empire Township
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. vs Deneen
Chase Manhattan Mortgage Corporation vs Ostrom
Irene Jo Spaniol, 98
Joseph F. Ruhr, 96
Myron E. 'Mike' Napper, 89
Lorraine Gloria Kurtz, 87
Helen Mae Fischer, 88
Editorial: Pietsch gave a lot to Farmington
Student voices: There’s no easy answer when you try to define love
Column: The pool is just great this time of year
Editorial: A lot to like in Farmington
Faith notes: What if there was no Easter?
Get Out! Deals
November 4, 2008
Clinton stumps for Franken in Duluth; Giuliani in St. Paul
Hillary Clinton barnstormed into Duluth Monday for one last really urging northern Minnesota voters to help bolster the Democrats' majority by...
November 4, 2008 - 12:00am
October 14, 2008
'First Dude,' Todd Palin, to visit Duluth
Todd Palin, the husband of Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, is slated to be at Duluth's Gander Mountain store Thursday to bolster local support for his wife and John McCain. The 2 p.m. rally featuring Alaska's self-proclaimed "First Dude" is organized...
October 14, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Customs cuts seen as threat to Duluth port
Cuts in the staffing of Duluth's U.S. Customs and Border Protection operations could jeopardize the city's future as an international port and handler of cross-border air traffic. For Adolph Ojard, executive director of the Duluth Seaway Port Authority, a letter he received from...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
July 15, 2008
'The Bachelor' visits Duluth, recruiting for U.S. Navy
He's a doctor, a Navy lieutenant, a triathlete and formerly the star of a reality TV show designed to find him a soul mate. And ladies, he's still single. "The Bachelor" star Lt. Andrew Baldwin hit Duluth on Monday and will be here until tomorrow as part of Navy Week, an event designed...
July 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Planned combat simulation scheduled for Duluth Airshow comes under attack
A group of humanitarian aid workers and refugees in Iraq face starvation and imminent attack from terrorists. Your mission: Hop aboard an armed Humvee to transport aid to the workers while using machine guns and a missile launcher to wipe out terrorists who stand in your way. That's...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
U.S. Customs, Border Patrol to lease offices in Duluth
The federal government has reached a lease agreement for new U.S.
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am
Man arrested after calling police on stolen cell phone
A 29-year-old Duluth man was arrested early Wednesday after calling police with a cell phone from a purse he's accused of stealing. A reporter told Duluth police Sgt. Don Boso that it didn't appear that the suspect arrested by Officer Kristina Schulte early Wednesday has a prior...
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
Truck drops Caterpillar off Duluth bridge, damages I-35
DULUTH, Minn. -- A Caterpillar earth scraper fell off a flatbed trailer coming down U.S. Highway 53 and plunged more than 40 feet to the ground below Wednesday morning, clipping an elevated section of northbound Interstate 35 during its fall. Several people were injured in the accident,...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Caught-naked burglar sentenced to five years probation
The Duluth burglar who was arrested in the nude after a homeowner caught him in the act and stripped him of his clothes while fighting received a sentence of five years supervised probation Wednesday and was ordered to complete chemical dependency treatment and another rehabilitative...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Minneapolis-Duluth/Superior Passenger Rail Alliance gets half of request from state
The Minneapolis-Duluth/Superior Passenger Rail Alliance received half of the money it had requested of the state Legislature to help pay for a study of the line. A bill containing $900,000 for the study made it past the governor's veto pen, but another that would appropriate $1 million...
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am
Judge grants extension in music download case
The federal judge who presided over the nation's first music download trial has granted the request of attorneys for more time to file legal briefs to state their positions in the case. In October, a Duluth jury determined that Jammie Thomas of Brainerd was liable for $222,000 damages...
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am
March 25, 2008
Clooney, Zellweger visit Duluth
George Clooney and Renée Zellweger brought the witty banter from their on-screen characters in "Leatherheads" to real life when they visited Duluth's Depot on Monday. The stars chugged into the old train station on the back of a train, joking that they were exhausted from their...
March 25, 2008 - 12:00am