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  1. UMD prepping for second round of budget cutsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    The University of Minnesota Duluth is half way through the tough task of shaving $12M from its budget. The job now is to find ways to eliminate the last $6M.

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  2. Ecolibrium3 Hosts Sustainable Energy Summit In DuluthRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    Finding the energy to drive Duluth forward into a sustainable future was the topic of discussion by a collation of environmental groups Wednesday evening. Participants came from as far away as Colorado to knock around ideas for increasing Duluth's reliance on less polluting energy sources.

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  3. Top 10 most stressful jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    "You can go from, you know right now, very quiet, to something that is life threatening," said Duluth Fire Chief, Bryan Bushey. "When we start getting into rescuing people, that gets a lot more stressful and that changes the game.

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  4. Head on collision sends one to hospital in DuluthRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    A 36-year-old woman was injured in a two car collision on London Road and 40th Avenue East, just before noon on Tuesday. Duluth police say the woman was east bound on London Road when she crossed the center line striking a west bound vehicle driven by a 51-year- old man.

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  5. From front lines to front cover: The story of Chris AxelsonRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    When his love of aviation landed him in the 148th Air National Guard, Chris Axelson found himself serving his country in Iraq and Afghanistan. As a former KBJR/KDLH photographer, he says he saw wartime through a unique lens, and set out to capture it.

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  6. St. Peter's Church in Duluth for sale with $150,000 asking priceRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    The move comes less than a month after the Duluth City Council rejected listing the 90-year-old Catholic church as a local historic landmark, which would've prevented it from being demolished. Father Peter Muhich, Rector of Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary, told councilors in January that the Diocese couldn't afford the church's needed repairs, estimated at $3.1 million.

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  7. Northland teen heads to state competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    One Duluth teenager, Jordan McMillian, is now vying for the state title of Youth of the Year and a scholarship, as he represents the Boys and Girls Club of the Northland. McMillian, 18, competed against other teens and was selected as an outstanding youth, and will now compete against other Boys and Girls club members from across the state.

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  8. Monkeys connect to the digial age at Lake Superior ZooRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    You may use an iPad or other touchscreen devices in your everyday life, but did you know that monkeys at the Lake Superior Zoo are now experimenting with that technology? That callamico monkey is doing what you'd expect at the zoo... grabbing lunch, but to enrich his and other primates' experience, zookeepers are experimenting with something that also keeps humans entertained. "The iPad is great for doing drawing and we've actually got a number of different drawings, original drawings have been done my our tamarinds, our callamicos and our swamp monkeys" said Primate Keeper, Jackie Fallon.

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  9. Mayor Ness calling on state funding for multi-million dollar Cirrus expansionRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    Cirrus aircraft in Duluth has announced they're expanding operations both on, and off, the runway, which would bring more jobs to the region, and help secure Cirrus's place in the world aviation market. The company is already in the process of moving some of its features that don't depend on having the Duluth International Airport runway into a new building along the Miller Trunk Highway.

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  10. Ask a Trooper: Can you pull onto the shoulder for phone use?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    Question: "I was driving on the interstate when my phone rang. I pulled off onto the shoulder to take the call, which I thought was the responsible thing to do.

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  11. $2.3 million grant approved for Wade StadiumRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    Duluth city officials along with sports enthusiasts and fans are celebrating the acceptance o a two-point-three million dollar grant from the Minnesota Department o Employment and Economic Development. According to the general manager for the Duluth Huskies, they've been seeking funding since 1996 and with part of a wall falling in at the stadium in 2013, the funding for renovation provides a big sense of relief.

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  12. Pedaling from the heart: Give a bike, improve a lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    The event raises thousands of dollars for the United Way of Greater Duluth because community members donate bikes to be resold. United Way will use the money to provide a homeless family with a safe place to sleep or it will give a child much needed after-school tutoring.

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  13. Blighted properties included in tax forfeited auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    Bid wars were in full swing as Northlanders fought for blighted and tax forfeited properties at the St. Louis County Land and Mineral Department auction today. "We're very pleased with a little over $200,000.

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  14. Part 2: What Makes a Millennial?Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    Defined by the Pew Research Center as people between the ages of 18- 34, a large number of millennials are asking themselves where they want to work and where they want to live. Marty Weintraub, founder of digital marketing company, aimClear, realizes millennials seek a company that provides more than just a place to work.

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  15. Duluth Police Lieutenant receives White House honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    A Duluth police Lieutenant who fatally shot a robbery suspect after being ambushed by gunfire in 2011 received high honors Wednesday at the White House. Lt. Brad Wick was awarded the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor by Vice President Joe Biden and Attorney General Eric Holder.

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  16. Special Report: What makes a millennial?Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    This year is the first in which millennials will surpass baby boomers as the largest living generation in the United States. That's according to the Pew Research Center, which says American millennials, defined as people between the ages of 18 to 34, will number 75.3 million in 2015.

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  17. Another Door homeless youth shelter celebrates success since DecemberRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    Young people, facing crisis housing situations, now have a new door to open in Duluth. "Another Door" will provide assistance for kids who feel they have nowhere to turn.

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  18. Duluth army pilot recalls flight with NBC's Brian WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    "There are times where things get hairy, you get a little worried. You have something that malfunctions on the aircraft," said Kelly.

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  19. Local schools to receive grants from MnDOTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation has announced the recipients of $250,000 in Safe Routes to School grants that support walking and biking programs at K-12 schools in the state. Mini-grants, which are up to $2,500, can be used for crossing guard supplies, maintenance equipment and incentives for walking and biking.

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  20. Water main repair to impact upper Lincoln Park/lower Piedmont neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    If you live or work in the upper Lincoln Park and lower Piedmont neighborhoods of Duluth, expect to be impacted by a water main break scheduled for repair on Wednesday, Feb. 11. Water service is expected to be temporarily shut off from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the locations specified in the map to the right. Repair work could also cause periodic outages in the area below 16th St. between 29th Ave. W. and 22nd Ave. W. To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required.

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