NorthlandsNewsCenter.com was a popular place in 2012.
And with 2012 officially in the books, it is time to take a look back at the year that was on NorthlandsNewsCenter.com.
Here are NorthlandsNewsCenter.com's 20 most-viewed stories from 2012. Click the links to view the stories and photo galleries.
1. June's Massive Flood Photo Gallery (1,068,712 views)
2. Christmas City of the North Parade Photo Gallery (21,155 views)
3. Child Abducted in St. Louis County (17,938 views)
4. 8-year-old plays in puddles, falls through sewer (16,502 views)
5. Viral Photo Captures Attention and Hearts All Over the World (15,433 views)
6. Animals Drown at Lake Superior Zoo (13,885 views)
7. Leap Year Blizzard Snapshots (13,110 views)
8. Memorial Day Thunderstorm Photo Gallery (12,032 views)
9. Target Truck Drives into Icy Pond (10,729 views)
10. Hilarious Pics Show Some Families Love of Pets Goes a Little Overboard (10,684 views)
11. Duluth Police Need Help Identifying Four Suspects (10,530 views)
12. PETA Asking for Charges in Death of Zoo Animals (10,507 views)
13. Missing Teen Found Dead (10.029 views)
14. One child dead, three others in critical condition after car accident (9,688 views)
15. Northland Fall Colors (Photo Gallery) (9,259 views)
16. Just in Time for Father's Day: Awkward Dad Pics (9,184 views)
17. Firefighters Continuing Suppression Efforts in Ely Wildland Fire (Photo Gallery) (8,758 views)
18. Rolling out New Goodies: 2012 MN State Fair Food (Photo Gallery) (8,594 views)
19. Wisconsin Recall Election Results (8,098 views)
20. Goucher's Sister Talks London Olympics, Childhood/Future (7,423 views)