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  • New:
    Self defense opens opportunities for women

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    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.

  • Bayfront Park transforming into Bentleyville

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Bayfront Festival Park is starting to transform into the largest free light display in the country.

  • Robert Ballou of Duluth dies at age 93

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Robert Ballou a prominent Duluthian passed away on Friday at the age of 93. Ballou served as a Military Police officer in World War II and served in Germany.

  • More than 300 cards collected in Northland for Wetterlings

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- More then 300 cards have been collected in the Northland over the last few weeks for the Wetterling family. Mike Letica is the general Manager of several Northland Super America Stores.

  • Northlanders walk for healthy hearts

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Northlanders laced up their shoes for yet another five-K, this time to support those fighting Heart Disease. Heat Disease is the nation's number one killer of men and women, according to the American Heart Association.

  • Driver dies in one vehicle car crash

    Esko, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- A single vehicle crash has left one person dead in Carlton County.

  • Duluth Diocese making efforts to unify schools

    DULUTH, MN - The planning process has begun for phase two of the "Called to be One" initiative for the Duluth Area Catholic Schools.