Daily Briefing

As income grows, Cliffs reinstates dividend

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE: CLF) on Friday reported third-quarter results that reflect higher net income for the quarter and year. Read more

City announces new CAO

Noah Schuchman has been selected as Duluth's new chief administrative officer.He has broad municipal and leadership experienced with the ci… Read more

RSM: Middle market particularly susceptible to cybercrime

The age of big data translates to even bigger risk for businesses of all sizes, but middle market companies are particularly vulnerable, ac… Read more

USW, U.S. Steel reach contract agreement

United Steelworkers (USW) and U.S Steel on Monday afternoon reached tentative agreement on a new labor agreement. Read more


Around the Region

U.S. Bancorp reports record revenue, income

U.S. Bancorp reported record net revenue of $5.699 billion, record net income of $1.815 billion and record diluted earnings per share of $1… Read more

September was record month for Seaway traffic

The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership reports overall gains for the St. Lawrence Seaway with year-to-date (YTD) total cargo shipments through … Read more

The NWWIB is seeking Business of the Year nominations!

The Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board (NWWIB) is seeking nominations for their Business of the Year Award. Through this award,… Read more


Noteworthy Events

Manufacturers invited to supply chain readiness workshop in Superior

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), in collaboration with Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce, the Wisconsin Center f… Read more


Stolp hired as Perkins Grant Coordinator at LSC

Katherine Stolp has been hired for the position of the Carl D. Perkins grant coordinator at Lake Superior College (LSC). Carl D. Perkins fe… Read more

City of Duluth announces new hires

The City of Duluth Attorney’s Office has hired Attorney Elizabeth Sellers, Victim Services Coordinator Ragan Balzer and Paralegal Laura Ver… Read more

Sidenberg joins Food Bank

Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank has hired Rob Sidenberg to fill the newly created position of marketing and special events manager.… Read more

Chapin named Physician of Year

Dr. Cliff Chapin, Chair of the Emergency Department at Community Memorial Hospital in Cloquet, received Physician of the Year award from Es… Read more


BusinessNorth Exclusives

Memory Keepers assembles dementia, diabetes researchers in Duluth

A fire is kept burning at the Memory Keepers Discovery Team facility as a constant reminder of traditional American Indian values, and the … Read more


News from other media

Canada just legalized pot. Who could profit?

Recreational marijuana in Canada became legal Wednesday, opening up a new multi-billion dollar cannabis market to businesses and investors. Read more

U.S. holiday hiring hits highest since 2014 as consumer confidence soars

Holiday hiring of more than 700,000 workers by U.S. retailers would be the largest since 2014, according to a report by a global outplaceme… Read more

Minnesota Business magazine to cease operations

Minnesota Business magazine announced that its November/December edition will be its final issue before ceasing operations.  Read more

SuperAmerica is becoming Speedway

SuperAmerica gas and convenience stores, referred to as SA by generations of Minnesotans looking to fuel up their vehicles and purchase sna… Read more

USW: ArcelorMittal provoking work stoppage

VIRGINIA, MN – United Steelworkers say ArcelorMittal management is “provoking a work stoppage that promises to bring pain to the communitie… Read more

Fire Causes Thousands in Damage to Duluth Restaurant

Beijing Restaurant in Duluth suffered thousands of dollars in damage during a fire early Tuesday. Read more


Weather Today

Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the upper 30s.


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Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the upper 30s.

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Wind:W at 8 mph
Chance of Rain:0%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:07:34:33 AM
Sunset:06:10:30 PM

This Week's Forecast

Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the upper 30s.Sun
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Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.Mon
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 30s.Tue
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Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 30s.Wed
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Cloudy, periods of rain. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.Thu
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Showers. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.Fri
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Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 30s.Sat
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