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Daily Briefing

Blacklist Artisan Ales wins two National Beer Award

Blacklist Artisan Ales recently began canning its Belgian-inspired brews after moving into their new location at 120 East Superior S… Read more

Fairview Range offers new outpatient mental health program

Fairview Range has opened an adult partial hospitalization program (PHP) at Fairview Range Medical Center in response to the communi… Read more

Minnesota Chamber: Legislative session was good for business

The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce views the past legislative session as one of the most successful in recent memory – at least in te… Read more

St. Luke’s celebrates groundbreaking for new Chequamegon Clinic

St. Luke’s celebrated the start of construction on its new Chequamegon Clinic building with a groundbreaking ceremony Monday.  Read more


Around the Region

Nashwauk Mayor announces candidacy for Itasca County Commissioner

A Nashwauk elected official and business owner announced he will enter the special election for the newly vacated Itasca County Board seat. Read more

UCare opens Duluth office

UCare has opened an area office at 4310 Menard Drive, Suite 600, in Hermantown. The company’s headquarters is in Minneapolis. Read more

Itasca County Commisioner Mandich resigns

On Tuesday, Itasca County Commissioner Mark Mandich announced his resignation from elected office, effective immediately. Health iss… Read more


Noteworthy Events

Phase I of Superior Street reconstruction to be discussed Wednesday

The Greater Downtown Council and City of Duluth are teaming up to host a discussion on the first phase of Superior Street Reconstruction.  Read more


Two Wipflii employees earn CPA designation

The Duluth office of Wipfli LLP CPA and Consultants announced that Makenzie Korby and Emily Andrews have both earned their CPA desig… Read more

LISC adds two employees

Duluth LISC has hired Emily Nygren as assistant program officer and Jessica Deville as administrative assistant.   Read more

LHB among ‘Top 150’ workplaces

LHB has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune.  Read more

UMD names new dean of the School of Fine Arts

Dr. Robert Kase has been named dean of the UMD School of Fine Arts (SFA). Read more


BusinessNorth Exclusives

Photographer expands her options with 360-degree company pix

Professional photographer JoAnn Jardine started a new phase in her career two years ago at Google, which contacted her asking if she… Read more


News from other media

Tourism, hospitality, manufacturing groups bristle at highway tolling talk

Some Wisconsin business leaders say introducing highway tolling in the state could harm its economy, even as top lawmakers cite the … Read more

Wisconsin craft brewers fear last-minute regulations in state budget

MADISON - Wisconsin’s craft brewers and wineries are banding together to head off a plan they fear could force them out of business … Read more

Takata, maker of dangerous air bags, seeks bankruptcy protection

Japan's Takata Corp. at the center of the auto industry's biggest-ever product recall, filed for bankruptcy protection in the United… Read more

Labor group urges support for Line 3 project

BEMIDJI—The connection between petroleum and the economy, pipeline industry standards and employment opportunities were the themes T… Read more

Minnesota pontoon manufacturer declares bankruptcy

Premier Marine, maker of Premier Pontoons, filed for Chapter 11 restructuring as a result of a “failed acquisition of another pontoo… Read more

Minneapolis to buy Kmart site that blocks at Nicollet Avenue

Years of negotiations and $8 million have brought Minneapolis one step closer to achieving a longtime goal: reopening Nicollet Avenu… Read more


Weather Today

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75° 56°

Partly cloudy

Humidity: 44%
Cloud Coverage: 49%
Wind: SW at 14 mph
Chance of Rain: 0%
UV Index: 8 Very High
Sunrise: 05:16:15 am
Sunset: 09:05:52 pm

This Week's Forecast

Day Precip Temp
Partly cloudy Tue
0% 75° 56°
Thunderstorms Wed
100% 59° 54°
Mix of sun and clouds Thu
20% 70° 54°
Showers and thunderstorms late Fri
40% 59° 54°
Scattered thunderstorms Sat
50% 64° 55°
Mix of sun and clouds Sun
10% 72° 55°
Mix of sun and clouds Mon
10% 70° 56°