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  • Duluth stepping up pothole filling efforts

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Duluth's mayor Don Ness addressed the issue of potholes in the city. Crews were hard at work filling in holes and the city plans to keep the pace going as long as the weather cooperates.

  • Melted Snowbanks reveal buried treasures

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Who doesn't dream of striking it rich? Here in the Northland, some do when the snowbanks melt and reveal their secret stashes.

  • Owner of Molly the Dog speaks out, says city shelter wants $350 before she can get dog back

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com)-- Molly's owner, Candace Mead, is speaking out for the first time since her dog was found lying in a yard of a Duluth firefighter with her front legs zip tied.

  • Spirit Mountain: last day slopes open

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A sure sign of spring in the Northland? The last day slopes are open for skiing and snowboarding... which was the case Wednesday for Spirit Mountain in Duluth.

  • Gov. Dayton signs anti-bullying bill into law

    St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Minnesota has a new approach when it comes to tackling bullying. Governor Mark Dayton signed the monumental Safe and Supportive Schools Act into law at the Capitol this afternoon. At its core, the measure requires school leaders to develop a comprehensive anti-bullying policy, train staff to prevent bullying and quickly investigate allegations.

  • Minn Senate approves $9.50 minimum wage hike

    St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) - The measure bumps the state's minimum wage to $9.50 an hour and to $7.75 an hour for small businesses over the next three years.

  • Minn House lawmakers unanimously approve synthetic drugs bill

    St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) - The fight against synthetic drugs is about to heat up across Minnesota after a move by House lawmakers on Wednesday.

  • WI registered sex offender charged with welfare fraud and theft in St. Louis County

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The St. Louis County Attorney says a registered sex offender is accused of wrongfully obtaining public assistance by providing false information to the St. Louis County Public Health and Human Services Department.

  • Where are they now?

    Washington, D.C. (NNCNOW.com) --- Who remembers Felix Humphrey? Felix was the weekend weather man at KBJR from 1980 to 1986. Many remember him for running Grandma's Marathon, bare foot, in each of the six years he lived in Duluth.

  • Grant scams are amidst the Northland

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The Better Business Bureaus (BBB) of Minnesota and North Dakota are warning people to be wary about some grant scams being distributed by phone, mail and/or email.

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