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  • Duluth city council rejects measure calling for evidentiary hearing on PolyMet's permit to mine

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- It was standing room only in the Duluth City Council Chambers on Monday night over a resolution calling for an evidentiary hearing on PolyMet's permit to mine.

  • Community leaders make game plan to tackle mental health

    Duluth, MN (NNCnow.com) -- An on-going problem in Minnesota took another step forward Monday as various stakeholders met to discuss mental illness at Essentia Health St. Mary's in Duluth for the Minnesota Governor's Task Force. The group was established by Governor Mark Dayton to identify gaps in Minnesota's mental health system and offer solutions.

  • UMD continues to recover from budget cuts

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- The University of Minnesota Duluth is continuing to work towards recovering from its budget deficit.

  • I-535/Blatnik Bridge traffic switch scheduled for Sept. 14 in Duluth

    Duluth, MN. - The southbound lanes of I-535 will reopen on Wednesday, Sept. 14th on the Blatnik Bridge in order for the northbound lanes to be closed for about four weeks.

  • Northland in for a colorful autumn

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com)-- Those in the Northland can expect the leaves on the trees around them to be changing colors relatively soon. Experts say we will likely see the peak color conditions in mid-September to early October.

  • 10th annual Minnesota Mile

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- Hundreds of people ran through downtown Duluth Sunday morning for the 10th annual Minnesota Mile.

  • Family and Friends welcome home car crash survivors

    Superior, WI (NNCnow.com) -- The Superior community welcomed home family members, who own the Guadalajara restaurant after a car crash left them in Mexico recovering. Back in March Juan, Maria and their daughter Jessica Jacinto were in Mexico on vacation when their car turn over killing Juan and his mother.

  • Nortlanders remember 9/11

    Duluth, MN ( NNCNOW.com) -- It's been exactly 15 years since the terror attacks on American soil left thousands dead. To remember those who have lost their lives, Governor Mark Dayton issued all United States and Minnesota flags to be flown at half staff at state and federal buildings.

  • Fatal car crash in Cass County

    Leader, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- A two car crash in Leader Minnesota has left one person dead. According to the Cass County Sheriff's office, 42-year-old Erik Mathison of Little Falls Minnesota was found dead at the scene after a head on crash. 

  • UMD athletes walk around Malosky Stadium track for those with disabilities

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - UMD athletes walked a mile around the Malosky Stadium track Saturday for those who are unable to be active. This is Udac's 9th annual 'Walk a Mile in Our Shoes' fundraiser.