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  • Duluth council sets maximum tax levy

    Today at 10:39 PM

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- The Duluth City Council set the maximum tax levy on Monday, and its higher than originally proposed. The maximum tax levy is now set at 17.6 percent, up from 14.9 percent originally in the resolution.

  • UMD students attend Presidential Debate watch parties

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Millions tuned into the first Presidential Debate Monday night with only a few weeks before the election and one of the candidates takes office. A couple watch parties were hosted at University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD).

  • Hermantown police say shooting was not a random act

    Hermantown (NNCNOW.com) -- In the past 36 hours, the Hermantown Police Department has taken four suspects into custody, including two juvenile males and two adult males. The department has also requested multiple charges.

  • It soon will be against the law to talk on phone while driving in Wisconsin work zones

    Madison, WI (NNCNOW.com) -- Most know that under the law you can not text and drive, but it is still legal in Wisconsin to talk on your phone while driving.

  • Duluth responds to call for higher voter turnout

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- When it comes to voter turnout Minnesota is almost always number one in the country, but after losing the top spot in 2014, Secretary of State Steve Simon challenges Minnesota to win back its title

  • Medicinal garden, community plots taking root in Lincoln Park

    A community garden, where people can harvest medicinal plants, will soon be rooting itself in Duluth's Lincoln Park neighborhood.

  • Self defense opens opportunities for women

    NORTHLAND (nncnow.com) -- National studies say that 1 and 3 women in their lifetime will experience some sort of physical assault. Over the weekend a self defense seminar in Superior taught women basic moves to defend themselves against any form of attack.

  • Bike riders hit the trails for Duluth Bikes Bash

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Whether it's Lake Superior, Canal Park or Spirit Mountain, Duluth is full of outdoor activities and sights to see. A Duluth bike advocacy group called 'Duluth Bikes' hosted an event to do just that.

  • Flags flown at half-staff to honor firefighters

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - From sunrise until sunset today, flags were flown half-staff in honor firefighters who have been killed or disabled in the line of duty.

  • Thousands attend public memorial for Jacob Wetterling

    ST. JOSEPH, MN (AP) - Thousands have attended a public memorial service remembering 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling, the Minnesota boy whose abduction nearly 27 years ago was recently solved with the discovery of his remains.