The Blatnik Bridge connecting Duluth and Superior, Wis., has stood for 60 years but will be replaced and reconfigured in 2028.

Blatnik Bridge between Duluth and Superior to be rebuilt

Plans to fix the aging structure now point to a rebuild, though it might come in phases.
Duluthians walk a Lester Park trail in 2019. The Duluth City Council will soon consider asking voters to change the flat rate property owners are taxe

Duluth proposes property tax increase for parks

July 19
The share of revenue hasn't changed in more than a decade.
Duluth Mayor Emily Larson offered up key proposals from the Downtown Task Force on Monday, July 18, at Lake Superior Plaza.

Duluth to add another prosecutor in effort to create a safer city

July 18
On Monday, the Downtown Task Force offered suggestions for improving the quality of life in the neighborhood that has changed during the pandemic.
Elijah Ojanen

Baby is second person to die after 2-vehicle crash in Superior, Wis.

July 20
A police sergeant is charged with homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle.
Brady J. Hillis

Ex-cop from Canada gets 10 years in prison for molesting 3 preteen girls at Minnesota casino

July 20
All the incidents were captured by casino surveillance cameras, according to court records.

Superior, Wis., police sergeant charged with causing crash that killed man, critically hurt baby

July 19
He told officers he had had two beers and a mixed drink before the crash, according to charges.

A pound of fentanyl seized and three arrested on Iron Range

July 19
The three were bringing drugs back from Chicago when they were stopped by law enforcement officials.

Duluth Airshow returns with Thunderbirds

July 14
With about 50,000 spectators expected, the event is one of the city's largest tourist draws.

Rep. Stauber's small-business bill gets House approval

July 16
The Minnesota Republican's legislation passed the chamber with overwhelming support last month.