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Despite some frustration, Duluth bowhunters take 570 deer

January 5, 2013 in Duluth News Tribune

Duluth city bow hunters took 570 deer in the city’s 2012 hunt, according to preliminary registrations with the Arrowhead Bowhunters Alliance.
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Old pipes leave city on shaky ground

January 2, 2013 in Duluth News Tribune

The ruptured main that sent more than 3 million gallons of water streaming down Duluth’s Superior Street on Tuesday afternoon offered yet another vivid reminder of the perils of neglecting to replace the city’s aging infrastructure.
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Electric Fetus borrows flour bags to hold back flood

January 2, 2013 in Duluth News Tribune

Tuesday’s water main break was Duluth’s largest in recent years, but it did relatively little damage to Superior Street businesses between First Avenue West and First Avenue East. Continue Reading

Midway seeks annexation agreement with Duluth

December 28, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Duluth Mayor Don Ness announced Friday that the city has entered negotiations for an orderly annexation of Midway Township, whose property along the Interstate 35 corridor into Duluth has drawn interest for commercial development.
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City of Duluth considering annexing Midway Township

December 28, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Duluth Mayor Don Ness announced today that the city will consider an orderly annexation agreement with Midway Township that was initiated by the township’s board last week. Continue Reading

As Duluth struggles with less state aid, some criticize using it

December 23, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Since 2003, the city of Duluth has seen the state money it receives through local government aid fall victim to budget-cutting. Continue Reading

Three Duluth developments delayed

December 19, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

The Duluth Economic Development Authority received updates on three ambitious projects Wednesday and agreed to push back timelines for all of them.
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NorShor Theatre receives commitments for restoration project

December 18, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

The NorShor Theatre restoration project has received recent commitments of financial support from two grants and a multimillion-dollar tax credit that will go toward the building’s restoration project. Continue Reading

Duluth City Council backs effort to reduce military spending

December 18, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Duluth has joined a group of city governments calling on Congress to reduce military spending and increase its focus on domestic programs as the nation moves closer to the so-called fiscal cliff. Continue Reading

Duluth City Council to pay off retirees’ overpayments

December 18, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

City retirees received a welcome bit of holiday news Monday from the Duluth City Council.
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