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Daily Briefing

Dock wall being refurbished at CHS in Superior

Major improvements are being made to the Cenex Harvest States (CHS) grain elevator facility in Superior, where 35 to 40 maritime vessels ar… Read more

Business, community, labor leaders credit Trump for turnaround

Duluth, long considered a DFL stronghold, looked like solid Donald Trump country when the U.S. President visited the city Wednesday. Read more

Senate passes land exchange between PolyMet, Forest Service

The U.S. Senate on Monday approved legislation for a land exchange between the Forest Service and PolyMet Inc. that will allow the nonferro… Read more

Kraus-Anderson names Markham operation director

The Duluth office of Kraus-Anderson Construction Co. (KA) has promoted Dan Markham to director of operations.  He was hired earlier this ye… Read more

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Around the Region

Adams Publishing acquires Florida media group

Adams Publishing Group (APG) announced Monday that it has purchased Sun Coast Media Group based in Venice, Fla. APG is the parent company o… Read more

New loan program unveiled in Cloquet

Cloquet developers have unveiled a program designed to help spur business development in the city’s Historic West End Business District and… Read more

Freighter runs aground in Duluth harbor

A 1,004-foot freighter ran aground Sunday afternoon in the Duluth Harbor, coming to rest just offshore from a breakwall in Canal Park. Read more

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Noteworthy Events

UWS to host Aeronautics and Aerospace Camp for high school girls

The University of Wisconsin-Superior’s Transportation and Logistics Research Center will host its Aeronautics and Aerospace Camp for High S… Read more

Newsmakers

Korte joins Entrepreneur Fund as loan officer

The Entrepreneur Fund has hired Mike Korte as a business loan officer to strengthen the organization’s financing team Read more

Coda to direct Ports of Indiana

Former Duluth Seaway Port Authority Executive Director Vanta E. Coda II has been named  the Ports of Indiana's next chief executive officer… Read more

Essentia Health employee receives national award of recognition

Essentia Health Clinical Documentation (CDI) Manager Tracy Boldt has been honored with a national award of Recognition of Professional Achi… Read more

Essentia Health hires pathologist in Duluth

Dr. Gregory Ausmus, a pathologist, has joined  Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth. Read more

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BusinessNorth Exclusives

Community banks score regulatory win

Eight years after the passage of Dodd-Frank - legislation meant to rein in the banking industry - federal lawmakers have opted to loosen th… Read more

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News from other media

UPS strikes deal with Teamsters, averting national strike

United Parcel Service workers and their union have reached a tentative agreement on a five-year contract. If approved, the pact averts what… Read more

New Fast Food Restaurant Coming to London Road

Taco Bell may soon be coming to London Road. Read more

Tesla to close a dozen solar facilities in nine states

Electric car maker Tesla Inc’s move last week to cut 9 percent of its workforce will sharply downsize the residential solar business it bou… Read more

Inmates Get Second Chance Through WITC

It was a big day for a group of Gordon Correctional Center inmates. 14 inmates have graduated a 5 week Gas Metal Arc Welding program at Wis… Read more

Obama cyber chief confirms 'stand down' order against Russian cyberattacks

The Obama White House’s chief cyber official testified Wednesday that proposals he was developing to counter Russia’s attack on the U.S. pr… Read more

Cabin life up north is a summer generational ritual in Wisconsin

Almost a century ago, Joy Adams' great-uncle bought a cabin near Minocqua. Read more

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Weather alert

Beach Hazard Statement from 4AM CDT SUN until 8PM CDT SUN

bulletin remains in effect until for Carlton/South St. Louis County, MN

Weather alert

Small Craft Advisory until 10PM CDT SUN

bulletin remains in effect until for Two Harbors to Duluth MN County,

Weather Today

Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 40s.

Today

54° 47°

Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 40s.

Humidity:76%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:ENE at 20 mph
Chance of Rain:0%
UV Index:7 High
Sunrise:05:14:52 AM
Sunset:09:06:37 PM

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 40s.Sun
0%54° 47°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 50s.Mon
10%61° 51°
A few thunderstorms possible. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 50s.Tue
40%55° 50°
Cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s.Wed
20%74° 58°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.Thu
20%80° 62°
Thunderstorms early. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Fri
40%82° 64°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.Sat
20%77° 62°