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Judge upholds indictments in Duluth murder case

Three defendants will stand trial on first-degree murder charges in last year's fatal shooting of a Duluth college student. Sixth Judicial District Judge Mark Munger recently denied motions to dismiss the grand jury indictments against 22-year-old Deandre Demetrius Davenport, 19-year-old Noah Anthon

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-20 23:32:22

Duluth actor to guest on 'Law & Order: SVU'

It's Valeri Mudek's turn for what she refers to as a "rite of passage" for actors in New York City: The former Duluthian has a guest spot on an episode of "Law & Order: SVU," which airs Wednesday on NBC. "Everyone takes a turn," she said in a phone interview from her home in Brooklyn. "My number was

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-20 23:37:45

Northland Uncovered: Lake County Courthouse

TWO HARBORS, Minn. - County courthouses are visited for necessity and oftentimes the history represented within the walls is overlooked. One courthouse in the Northland has been standing for over 100 years, but it wasn't always that way. Two Harbors resident Mitchel Costley knows all about the Lake

FOX 21 ONLINE - 2018-03-20 16:06:42

Earth Rider beer now in cans

Earth Rider beer is now available in 12-ounce cans, the Superior-based brewery announced last week. This will include its Superior Pale Ale, North Tower Stout, Precious Material Helles and Caribou Lake IPA, according to a news release. Earth Rider beer had been exclusively available on tap in local

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-20 17:50:35

Man abducted from his home in Superior

Authorities are searching for the victim and suspects in an early morning abduction in Superior. The Superior Police Department reported that 35-year-old Charles E. Day Jr. was kidnapped from his residence in the Homecroft Court trailer park at about 6 a.m. Tuesday. "The initial investigation indica

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-20 21:01:40

St. Patrick's Day DWI arrests increase statewide

More Minnesotans were arrested for drunken driving over St. Patrick's Day weekend than in recent years. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that it made a total of 370 arrests statewide for driving while intoxicated between 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Sunday. A total of 424 people were arrested for D

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-19 19:01:21

Judge refuses to void charges in Duluth slaying of St. Paul police officer's son

DULUTH, Minn. - Three defendants will stand trial on first-degree murder charges in last year's fatal shooting of a Duluth college student who was the son of a St. Paul police officer. St. Louis County District Judge Mark Munger recently denied motions to dismiss the grand jury indictments against 2

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-03-21 03:26:32

Commercial Shipping Season Underway in Twin Ports

DULUTH, Minn.- The Erie Trader made it's way out of the Duluth port heading to Two Harbors to load up on some iron ore. Spring is in the air but ice is still on the lakes, which didn't stop the first boat of the season. The first shipping vessel of the season left the Twin Ports Tuesday afternoon. T

FOX 21 ONLINE - 2018-03-21 02:44:47

Shipping season to begin at Duluth-Superior this week

DULUTH, Minn. - Officials say the expected departures of six vessels this week will mark the star of the 2018 commercial shipping season in the Twin Ports of Duluth and Superior, Wis. The Duluth Seaway Port Authority says departure times are hard to pinpoint, but the first two vessels plan to leave

PIONEER PRESS - 2018-03-20 04:36:57

Despite Chains Closing, Some Local Toy Stores Continue to Expand

Legacy Toys Has Stores in Ely, Duluth, and Fargo and Looking to Open More DULUTH, Minn. - Many Toys-R-Us stores are closing across the country as the retail giant files for bankruptcy, but some local toy stores continue to expand. Legacy Toys has stores in Ely and at Duluth's Miller Hill Mall, and t

FOX 21 ONLINE - 2018-03-20 02:48:05

First Ship Expected to Leave Twin Ports Tuesday

The Duluth Seaway Port Authority says it appears the Erie Trader/Clyde S. VanEnkevort, which spent the winter at the Clure Public Marine Terminal, will be the first commercial vessel to leave port. The tug/barge is expected to get underway before Noon on Tuesday, bound for Two Harbors to load iron o

WDIO-TV - 2018-03-19 21:20:27

Update: Duluth movie theater evacuated

Marcus Duluth Cinema in Canal Park was evacuated Saturday afternoon due to an emergency. The Duluth Fire Department responded to the scene shortly before noon. According to the fire department, the cause of the evacuation "was a heating system water leak in need of cleanup. " Eyewitnesses could see


Duluth streams hard-hit by development

Duluth's bounty of urban streams have been hard-hit by development, pollution and other human impacts, according to a report released Monday by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. All 11 of the designated trout streams that were assessed recently had at least one form of "impairment," the PCA no

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-19 23:53:03

Bikers Prepare for Upcoming Motorcycle Season

DULUTH, Minn. - Motorcycle season is fast approaching. Local bike repair shops say they're packed with customers getting their motorcycles ready for the warm weather. Because Northland summers are so short, bikers take advantage of every day they can get out on the open road. "You've only got so man

FOX 21 ONLINE - 2018-03-20 02:22:55

Two Harbors junior earns prestigious leadership award

Ask Kristin Haveri, 17, what extracurricular activities she's in, and she'll offer to email you the full list. "I forget them if I just rattle them off," Haveri, a Two Harbors High School junior, said. In short, it's over a dozen, and she holds leadership positions in most of them. That's all while


3 charged locally in federal drug case

A dozen people were indicted last week on federal charges for their alleged roles in heroin trafficking in the Twin Ports. U.S. Attorney Gregory Brooker said during a March 8 news conference that the network was responsible for bringing a near-constant supply of highly potent heroin into the city of


Duluth Man Avoids Prison Sentence Because of Cooperation

A Duluth man avoided a prison sentence on Friday, after attorneys and the judge agreed that his cooperation made a difference in a shooting case. Advertisement - Content Continues Below Nicholas Lamerand, 22, pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of ammunition late last year. He and his atto


Update: Jail Time for man Convicted of Drive-by Shooting Last Year

Two others were also facing charges in this case. DULUTH, Minn. - Nicholas Lamerand received a year in jail and four years supervised probation for the drive-by shooting incident that took place in February 2017 on I-35. Duluth police had initially responded to a call at a local hospital after rece


Photos and video: Lake Superior ice shatters along the shoreline

Pushed by a gentle southwesterly wind, a thin sheet of ice on Lake Superior break into thousands of individual "puzzle pieces" or plates along the beach just north of the Lester River Saturday morning. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)2 / 4 Freshly-cracked slabs of Lake Superior ice slip, slide and


Tribal councilor won't face theft charges, petition dismissed

A Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa tribal councilor will not face criminal charges for theft of a reservation check because she's participating in a diversion program instead. Vanessa Northrup, FDL District 1 Reservation Business Committee representative, was charged in Sixth District Carl