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Half of Wisconsin’s wolf-hunting zones close

December 4, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Half of Wisconsin’s wolf-hunting zones including the most-populated zone in Douglas, Ashland, Bayfield, Iron and Sawyer counties have reached their quotas and are now closed. Continue Reading

Reduced sentence for teen in Sawyer County stabbing

November 30, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

A Sawyer County teenager was sentenced Friday to eight years in prison and seven years of extended supervision for his role in the 2009 murder of 93-year-old Irena Roszak a reduction from the punishment the teen originally received. Continue Reading

Strong storms possible in Northland today; snow possible Thursday

October 24, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Dense fog across much of the Northland this morning may give way to strong, possibly severe thunderstorms across the region this afternoon. In the wake of the storms, light snow is possible on Thursday.
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Low-interest disaster loans available for residents, businesses in flooded areas

July 31, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Wisconsin and Minnesota residents and businesses affected by June’s severe storms and flooding can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration. Continue Reading

Organizers suspend campaign to recall Jauch

May 11, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

The Recall Bob Jauch Committee is suspending operations a week short of the petition signature deadline and won’t be submitting signatures to the Wisconsin Government Accountability Board, according to a committee spokesman.
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Task force tackles open arrest warrants in Sawyer County

March 27, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Police have been busy this month in Wisconsin’s Sawyer County. Beginning March 17, a task force was formed with the Sheriff’s Office to focus on 1,400 open arrest warrants in the county directly southeast of Superior’s Douglas County.
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Birkebeiner ski registration filling up

November 20, 2011 in Duluth News Tribune

The registration deadline for the cross-country ski race from Cable to Hayward is Jan. 21, but officials say they will close it if they meet the cap before then. Continue Reading

Prep football roundup: Proctor rallies on road to beat Cloquet

October 7, 2011 in Duluth News Tribune

Proctor rallied with two fourth-quarter touchdowns to edge Cloquet 28-23 in a Sea-Range high school football game Friday night at Cloquet.
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International Falls reaches record low temperature for September

September 15, 2011 in Duluth News Tribune

The temperature in International Falls dropped to 19 degrees this morning the lowest September temperature on record for the city. Continue Reading

Temperature reaches 70 in Superior; snow expected Tuesday

April 25, 2011 in Duluth News Tribune

After temperatures shot to a June-like 70 degrees in Superior this afternoon, and the 60s across nearly all of the Northland, the region will fall back into a more March-like weather pattern Tuesday and Wednesday. Continue Reading