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  • Built-in parchute saves out of gas Cirrus pilot near Hawaii

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    Duluth, Minn. (NNCNOW.com) -- Duluth based Cirrus Aircraft is known through the aviation world as the company that puts emergency parachutes in its planes. On Sunday, a pilot near Hawaii found out just how important those chutes are.

  • Sex trafficking and social media: Task force works to prevent violence

    TWO HARBORS, Minn. (NNCNOW.com) -- At least one young Two Harbors woman has fallen victim to sex trafficking in the past.

  • NorShor to be renewed with City Council approved funding

    DULUTH, Minn. (NNCNOW.com)-- The Duluth City Council approved of funding NorShor renovation funding at Monday's meeting. In 2010, the Duluth Economic Development Authority (DEDA) purchased the historic NorShor, but the building wasn't being operated.

  • Grand Rapids juvenile sentenced in stabbing

    GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (NNCNOW.com) -- A juvenile has been sentenced in connection to a stabbing that happened in Grand Rapids in September.

  • Duluth task force offers Lakewalk trail connecting options

    DULUTH, Minn. (NNCNOW.com)-- The Duluth task force presented the City Council with options to connect the Lakewalk between 19th Avenue East and 25th Avenue East.

  • Surf's up! Lake Superior surfers catch winter waves

    Duluth, Minn. (NNCNOW.com) --- Every now and again winds kick up out of the Northeast and create what some would call "killer waves" on Lake Superior. Some Northlanders are taking part in a sport you wouldn't expect to find in Duluth in late January.

  • Consumer alert: Possible listeria contamination in J.J. Fuds pet food

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (NNCNOW.com) --- The MDA is warning people that the J.J. Fuds pet food, which has been distributed regionally and across Minnesota, could possibly be contaminated with listeria.

  • Explosion levels home south of Bemidji, one person injured

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (NNCNOW.com) -- A House south of Bemidji was leveled after an explosion that rocked other nearby homes Monday night, according to the Beltrami County Sheriff's Department.

  • Gov. Dayton unveils transportation plan: Includes tax increase

    DULUTH, Minn. (NNCNOW.com) - Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is proposing higher taxes to pay for the state's deteriorating roads and bridges. Gov. Dayton unveiled the plan Monday which includes a 6.5 percent tax on gas and higher vehicle registration fees.

  • Superior Police to implement body cams

    SUPERIOR, Wis. (NNCNOW.com)--- The Superior Police Department is following in the footsteps of Duluth police in implementing technology to protect themselves and the community.. Body cams are a new direction under a new Chief, providing a new sense of security for officers to hold themselves and suspects accountable.

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