Thomas Nides testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington in 2012. President Joe Biden has nominated the Duluth native to serve as ambassador to Israel.

Biden picks Duluth native for ambassadorship

If confirmed by the Senate, Thomas Nides will serve as ambassador to Israel.
This water level gauge in Duluth’s Chester Creek near Skyline Boulevard is one of 19 that the Natural Resources Research Institute is asking residen
Duluth

Researchers asking for public's help measuring Duluth streams

June 15
Crowdsourced data will help inform decisions that affect waterways.
Thomas Burke
Nfl

Former NFL player, Badgers star Burke charged with sex assault in Minnesota

June 15
A former NFL player and University of Wisconsin football star is accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting a young girl.
Visitors strolled the reconstructed Lakewalk in Duluth. The popular path reopened Friday after more than a year of work to make it better prepared for
Duluth

Duluth reopens Lakewalk in Canal Park, and it's megastorm-ready

June 12
Braced by boulders, it's built to weather megastorms.
Law enforcement officers formed a line between protesters and an Enbridge pump station Monday.
Duluth

Native American contractors' letter seeks end to protests over Line 3 pipeline

June 10
The letter said it's a 'false narrative that there is no Native American support for this project.'
A woman walked past the University of Minnesota Duluth football stadium last summer. The pandemic caused enrollment decline at UMD and other area coll
Coronavirus

Greater Minnesota colleges look to attract students after enrollment drop amid pandemic

June 11
Free applications, no testing requirement and new scholarships are expected to help bring back students.
In 1929, two Hibbing librarians and three schoolteachers researched and created a map of the Arrowhead region, which was printed off copper plates as
Duluth

Female mapmakers detailed Minnesota's Arrowhead back in 1929

June 12
The colorful, meticulously detailed map is packed with stories of Native American lore, French Canadian explorers and some fun facts and sketches.
Duluth

Manslaughter charge upgraded to murder in Hibbing death

June 11
A DNA match led investigators to the suspect in the 2017 case.
Duluth

Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth welcomes a baby monkey

June 10
The black-crested mangabeys are among only 28 in the United States.