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  1. Rock tossed off Duluth overpass bruises driver's heart, breaks collarbone; no arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Star Tribune

    The rock struck Matthew J. Fijalkiewicz, 22, of Superior, Wis., in the chest as he drove south in I-35. The Minnesota State Patrol is looking for the public's help locating a person who tossed a large rock off an overpass in Duluth on Sunday evening.

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  2. Duluth mayor among those tapping brakes on sales tax proposal for St. Louis CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Star Tribune

    Duluth's mayor and other public officials are trying to tap the brakes on a County Board vote for a new sales tax for road repair in St. Louis County. Mayor Don Ness spoke before the board Tuesday after writing on his Facebook page that a proposed half-percent tax would disproportionately draw from Duluth and Hermantown, which have the lion's share of retailers but only a small portion of the county's roads.

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  3. Pregame: Lettieri cleared to play; Gophers return to Duluth for first time since 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Star Tribune

    Jason Gonzalez has covered an array of sports at all levels over the last six years. He learned ice hockey, however, long before - during the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, Utah .

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  4. Pregame: Gophers hoping for better start to home-and-home formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Star Tribune

    Jason Gonzalez has covered an array of sports at all levels over the last six years. He learned ice hockey, however, long before - during the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, Utah .

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  5. Rescued hummingbird to get a plane rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Star Tribune

    Jim Williams has been watching birds and writing about their antics since before "Gilligan's Island" went into reruns. Join him for his unique insights, his everyday adventures and an open conversation about the birds in your back yard and beyond.

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  6. Duluth methadone clinic cited for 22 violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Star Tribune

    State documents released Tuesday show the Lake Superior Treatment Center was cited for violations discovered during a review earlier this year. Keith Koegler of the Minnesota Office of Inspector General says the citations are "serious and substantial" in a letter dated Nov. 6 to Florida-based Colonial Management Group, which owns the treatment center for narcotics addition.

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  7. Burger Friday: Lake Avenue Restaurant & BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Star Tribune

    The burger : Welcome to the Duluth Road Trip version of Burger Friday. I recently spent a few hours in the Minnesota half of the Twin Ports a noon-hour layover on an Apostle Islands-St.

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  8. Front-line workers detail child protection challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Star Tribune

    People at the front lines of protecting children in Minnesota offered divergent explanations Wednesday for the system's failures: underfunded and overwhelmed social workers, abuse reports that go nowhere, a policy that appeases rather than punishes abusive parents. The second meeting of Gov. Mark Dayton 's task force on improving the child protection system revealed tensions between child protection workers and mandated reporters, police and children's advocates.

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  9. Online poll: Duluth is best outdoors town in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Congratulate Duluth's hard-working civic boosters. Their online voters swarmed a national outdoors magazine website to win the crown of Best Town in America on Sunday night.

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  10. A new option for shippingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Star Tribune

    A Dutch firm is filling frieghters with a variety of cargo from multiple customers, a change from the usual approach. When the St. Lawrence Seaway first opened to ocean freighters in 1959, ships arriving at the Port of Duluth carried everything from cars to coffee, beans, potatoes and liquor.

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  11. Gophers show off Big Ten hockey championship ringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Jason Gonzalez has covered an array of sports at all levels over the last six years. He learned ice hockey, however, long before - during the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, Utah .

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  12. Man accused of fatally shooting wife in Sawyer Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The 26-year-old man is due in court Friday for a bond hearing. He's being held on a possible charge of first-degree intentional homicide.

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  13. Minnesota Duluth to honor Mandy Matula on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The University of Minnesota Duluth will honor Eden Prairie 's Mandy Matula on Saturday by officially retiring the 24-year-old's softball jersey, No. 14. Matula disappeared in May 2013.

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  14. Dayton, Johnson go head-to-head in DuluthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The Minnesota Vikings stadium, MNsure and mining were among the topics at Tuesday morning's debate between Gov. Dayton and Jeff Johnson, the Republican who wants his job. The third debate of this race, at the Duluth Playhouse, was also the first to feature only Dayton and Johnson.

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  15. Minnesota will miss Duluth mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Minnesotans who fret that increasingly negative, hyperpartisan politics will repel good people from elective office have a new case in point: Duluth Mayor Don Ness cited his distaste for today's politics as he explained his decision Monday not to seek a third term. Ness has been an exceptional mayor of Minnesota's fifth-largest city.

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  16. Arizona man gets life term for killing Minnesota man in Superior; must serve at least 23 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Star Tribune

    An Arizona man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend's fiance in Superior last year. Forty-three-year-old Juan Padilla could be released on extended supervision after 23 years.

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  17. Duluth Mayor Don Ness won't run againRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Ness, who was first elected in 2007, announced Sunday he wouldn't seek re-election in 2015. "I've tried to do this job well and I know the next person to hold the job will do the same," Ness wrote in a Facebook posting.

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  18. Duluth mayor won't run againRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Duluth's popular mayor announced on social media Sunday morning that he will not seek a third term in office. Don Ness, often credited with helping to steer a renaissance in the industrial port city, will finish out his second four-year term in office next year, according to his posting on Facebook.

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  19. Midwest Traveler: Temperance River, Cascade River state parks two of the North Shore's gemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Star Tribune

    A couple took in the view from one of the many ledges along the Cascade River on the North Shore. Like a magnet, the North Shore draws us back in all seasons to savor its steadfast yet changing beauty.

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  20. Today in the governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Star Tribune

    With an insider's eye, Hot Dish tracks the tastiest bits of Minnesota's political scene and keep you up-to-date on those elected to serve you. Contributors in Minnesota: Patrick Condon, J. Patrick Coolican, Patricia Lopez , Ricardo Lopez , Abby Simons, Rachel E. Stassen-Berger and Glen Stubbe .

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