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Daily Briefing

WEDC pursuing legal action against Kestrel Aircraft Co.

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation is pursuing legal action against an aircraft company that once planned to build a pla… Read more

Enbridge says rebuttal evidence reaffirms need for Line 3

Enbridge on Thursday disputed the lack of need to replace its Line 3 – a conclusion drawn by the Minnesota Public Utilities Commissi… Read more

Martinetto joins Northrock board; firm acquires Lehtinen's shares

Bill Martinetto was elected to the board of directors of Northrock Development Co. in a unanimous Oct. 6 vote. He is the general man… Read more

State assists in relocating ASV parts distribution center to Grand Rapids

ASV Holdings, Inc., a provider of rubber-tracked compact track loaders and wheeled skid steer loaders in the compact construction eq… Read more


Around the Region

Two Harbors newspaper office to close Oct. 20

The Lake County Chronicle newspaper will no longer have an office in its hometown of Two Harbors. Read more

Large crowd greets Duluth Aldi

Aldi Food Market opened its second store in the Twin Ports Thursday, attracting a line of people that stretched for more than a block. Read more

LHB designs award-winning business center

The Saint Paul Port Authority and United Properties’ Midway Business Center in St. Paul received a 2017 Award of Excellence in the L… Read more


Noteworthy Events

Oct. 18 public hearing will address Enbridge Line 3

A public hearing for the proposed Enbridge Line 3 replacement is scheduled from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Oct. 18 … Read more


Lapcinski joins Sterling Bank residential loan team

Sterling Bank has named of Aerial Lapcinski as a loan officer at its Rice Lake branch. Lapcinski, will primarily be helping customer… Read more

Generations elects board officers, adds board members

Generations Health Care Initiatives has announced the election of new board officers and the addition of two new board members. Read more

St. Luke's celebrates receiving international award

St. Luke’s held a special ceremony Wednesday to celebrate its designation as a Baby-Friendly birth facility, a prestigious internati… Read more

Entrepreneur Fund receives 2017 SBA Minnesota Lender Award

The Entrepreneur Fund was recognized by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as its top Minnesota microlender from July 1, 2… Read more


BusinessNorth Exclusives

Hospital expansion nears completion

After being under construction for more than two years, Northshore Health hospital and care center in Grand Marais is nearing the co… Read more


News from other media

Telemark Resort closer to being purchased, redeveloped

CABLE, WI - The former Telemark Resort is one step closer to being purchased and redeveloped.  Read more

Wells Fargo hit by surprise charge from pre-crisis mortgages

Nearly a decade after the financial crisis, Wells Fargo & Co. is getting stung by bad behavior in the housing bubble. Read more

Trump throws a bomb into health insurance market

The administration announced late last night that he will immediately halt cost-sharing reductions. These $7 billion in annual subsi… Read more

Pro-Trump energy group blasts plan to help coal, nuclear

An energy policy think tank, whose political arm endorsed President Trump, is panning the administration’s proposal to mandate highe… Read more

Arby's tests elk sandwiches and releases venison sandwiches nationwide

The fast-food chain known for having "the meats," is putting its money where its mouth is this year with the release of venison sand… Read more

Details announced of proposed merger of UW System two- and four-year campuses

University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross officially announced a proposal Wednesday to merge two-year colleges with four-ye… Read more


Weather Today

Plenty of sun


59° 43°

Plenty of sun

Humidity: 67%
Cloud Coverage: 23%
Wind: SW at 14 mph
Chance of Rain: 0%
UV Index: 3 Moderate
Sunrise: 07:27:29 am
Sunset: 06:19:01 pm

This Week's Forecast

Day Precip Temp
Plenty of sun Mon
0% 59° 43°
More sun than clouds Tue
10% 67° 51°
More sun than clouds Wed
0% 64° 43°
Times of sun and clouds Thu
0% 62° 50°
Mostly sunny Fri
10% 68° 58°
Chance of afternoon showers Sat
50% 66° 49°
Plenty of sun Sun
10% 57° 48°