Noble Pour general manager Tyler Schwanke made one of their signature cocktails, Midnight Song, behind the bar this week. The cocktail lounge opens Su

With NY hot spots as inspiration, Duluth gets first true cocktail lounge

The Noble Pour opens Sunday in the city's burgeoning Lincoln Park craft district.
An artist’s rendering shows a planned 15-story apartment building along East Supeior Street in downtown Duluth.

Downtown Duluth 15-story apartment building is back on track

Construction of 204 market-rate units may start next spring.
University of Minnesota Duluth Chancellor Lendley Black annoucing $5.2 million in budget cuts at a Dec. 4 news conference.

UMD faculty leaders condemn handling of loss of School of Fine Arts

December 12
Faculty senate says it wasn't consulted, but administrators contest those claims.
With top speeds of 90 mph and an average speed of 60 mph, the Northern Lights Express train trip between the Duluth Depot and Target Field would take

Duluth leaders try to fire up legislators on passenger rail to Minneapolis

December 12
Money will again be sought for the Northern Lights Express line.
Visitors walked by and visited the popcorn stand in Bentleyville where animatronic elves making popcorn moved and came to life on Tuesday December 3,

Dayton's/Macy's elves, once abandoned, now reappear in Duluth holiday light display

December 11
The Bentleyville holiday light show reunites several figures from the beloved eighth-floor displays.
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August 29
Your one-stop check-in on coverage of Duluth area football teams. Schedules, results, statistics and rankings in one place.

U president asks university system to pay off $6.8M in debt at UMD

UMD has not had a balanced budget since 2011, when enrollment started to decline. $5.2 million in budget cuts will go on as planned.

With new federal grant, Duluth moves from testing rape kits to prosecuting cases

December 11
City will build on its work to end rape kits backlog.