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Minnesota briefs - June 22 edition
UPDATE: Man dies of injuries sustained in Monday morning crash
Slow and steady wins the race: 33rd annual Turtle Fest dubbed a success
71-year-old man injured in motorcycle crash
One injured in rear-end collision on Highway 10
Perham Buzz regroup in victory over Ottertail Central
Perham earns split with Hibbing
Familiar faces take home Turtle Fest Road Race
Perham wins annual wood bat tournament
HOL announces baseball awards
Eveline Louise (Marquardt) Mueller
Roger H. Kawlewski
James Ray Peach
Dallas Martin Mursu
Lillyan Ann Schertler
Owen John Kimball
Area students graduate from MState
UND releases honor lists
Another year older and still kickin': Perham Health celebrates 115th anniversary
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
Perham health to celebrate 115 years with community picnic
Schoenenberger grand opening slated for June 11
United Community Bank named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Lender for home improvement loans
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Oh my aching head: Advice for headache and migraine sufferers
Has the 2016 election changed our perception of the truth? Hmmm...
Letter: The U.S. is weaker when it works alone
What are the rules regarding transporting fuel cans?
How to control those apple maggot flies DIY style
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
'The Turtle Keeper': Where Perham's racing turtles go when they're not being raced
November 8, 2013
Former Duluth teacher convicted of sex abuse now directs Arizona choir
A former Duluth high school teacher convicted of sexually abusing two students now is working as the choir director at an Arizona church, and that has drawn the ire of an abuse victims’ advocacy group. Eric Holtan, 42, who taught music classes at Duluth East High School, admitted...
November 8, 2013 - 9:53am
June 21, 2012
Those planning to travel to Duluth area urged to stay away
DULUTH - Those planning travel to Duluth and the North Shore areas in the coming days and weekend should check before traveling. A state of...
June 21, 2012 - 10:19am
December 4, 2009
Northland ski hills ready to open
DULUTH -- Skiers and snowboarders, grab your gear. The weather you've been waiting for is nearly here. The arrival of colder weather to the Northland has workers at ski hills at long last putting in long hours to make snow. Spirit Mountain and Giants Ridge will open at least one...
December 4, 2009 - 1:01pm
December 1, 2009
Princeton man in 120-mile chase was thinking of suicide
DULUTH -- The driver of a car that led police on a high-speed chase for almost 120 miles Saturday afternoon that ended in a fiery crash in Knife River was apparently suicidal at the time, the Minnesota State Patrol reports, and hadn't committed any major crime before the chase started. The...
December 1, 2009 - 10:29am
November 27, 2009
Wisconsin woman charged with assaulting abortion protester in Duluth
DULUTH -- A woman remains jailed Friday after allegedly holding a knife to the neck of an anti-abortion demonstrator in Duluth. Mechelle Tallulah Hall, of Superior, Wis., is charged with second-degree assault.
November 27, 2009 - 11:33am
Duluth-area homeowners return to discover burglary suspect fleeing their home
DULUTH -- A 34-year-old Duluth man is being held in the St. Louis County Jail after being caught burglarizing a Lincoln Park home by the homeowners Thanksgiving morning, police said. The suspect was known to the homeowners and had a brief confrontation with one of them before fleeing...
November 27, 2009 - 11:07am
October 22, 2009
La-Z-Boy crash leads to DWI near Duluth
DULUTH -- A Proctor man driving a motorized La-Z-Boy lounge chair hit a parked vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. Dennis LeRoy Anderson,...
October 22, 2009 - 1:33pm
October 20, 2009
Teen girls involved in Duluth-area muggings already have criminal records
DULUTH -- They're brazen and emboldened and act in concert with each other, but police aren't ready to call them a girl gang -- more like a group of teenage girls leading each other in the wrong direction. A 55-year-old woman told Duluth police she was walking along the Lakewalk...
October 20, 2009 - 9:00am
October 12, 2009
Duluth's 300-foot rental rule could become permanent
DULUTH -- It's back. The controversial 300-foot rule is again coming up for debate, as the city is proposing to make it a permanent part of the new zoning code. The rule, which bans new rental licenses in college neighborhoods within 300 feet of an existing one, with few exceptions,...
October 12, 2009 - 9:10am
October 8, 2009
Alpine slide proposed for Spirit Mountian ski area in Duluth
DULUTH -- Spirit Mountain ski area in Duluth is making a move to become a year-round destination with construction of an Alpine Coaster ride. The attraction would be open all year and whisk riders down a winding, 3,500-foot stainless steel track at speeds up to 26 mph. Riders, who...
October 8, 2009 - 10:45am
October 2, 2009
Duluth, Iron Range lost second-most construction, mining and logging jobs in U.S.
DULUTH -- The Twin Ports and Iron Range lost the second-most construction, mining and logging jobs in the past year of any metropolitan area in the U.S., according to a report released Wednesday. Carlton, Douglas and St. Louis counties suffered a 33 percent decline in employment...
October 2, 2009 - 10:01am
October 1, 2009
Warmth delays fall color in the Northland
DULUTH -- The good news? If you haven't had time to catch the peak of fall color, you haven't missed it yet. The bad news? There might not be as much peak as usual. Tree experts and other leaf-watchers confirm that the general changeover to fall color is more than a week behind...
October 1, 2009 - 2:38pm
September 28, 2009
Duluth meth ring leader gets 11 years in prison
DULUTH -- A leader of what's been called one of the largest meth rings in the Northland's history was sentenced Friday to more than 11 years in prison. Jimmy Jo Korf, 27, who grew up on the Iron Range and has lived in Duluth and St.
September 28, 2009 - 11:17am
September 16, 2009
Duluth dentist's blood-alcohol level 3½ times legal limit after he struck State Patrol car
DULUTH -- A Duluth dentist had a blood-alcohol content 3½ times the legal limit to drive when he plowed into a Minnesota State Patrol trooper...
September 16, 2009 - 10:20am
September 15, 2009
State forests may disappear due to climate change according to University of Minnesota research paper
DULUTH -- Substantial areas of what is now Northland forest may someday change to savanna or grassland, according to University of Minnesota...
September 15, 2009 - 8:56am