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  1. How'd you like a new job operating the Duluth lift bridge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | TwinCities

    Duluth has a job for someone who's not afraid of heights - the city's landmark Aerial Lift Bridge needs a new operator. Bridge supervisor Dave Campbell tells WDIO-TV that bridge job openings don't come up often.

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  2. How did that car come to be upside-down, out by the radio station, on New Year's Day in '63?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | TwinCities

    Christy of Menomonie, Wis.: "On New Year's Day 1963, 16-year-old future-husband's job involved signing on the small town's radio station. "It was a little before 7 in the morning when hubby pulled into the driveway of the radio station.

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  3. Duluth zoo's famous seal Feisty moves to New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | TwinCities

    SEAL1230c1 -- Feisty is a new male harbor seal at the ABQ BioPark. The 25-year-old seal from the Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth, Minnesota via Como Park Zoo and Conservatory in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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  4. North Shore's trails hampered by downed trees, result of recent wet snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | TwinCities

    While many of northern Minnesota's winter recreation trail systems have been off to a slow start due to a lack of snow, the problem in parts of Minnesota's Arrowhead is too much snow -- or at least the wrong kind. Heavy, wet snow that fell in mid-December was enough to bend and break many trees, especially from Duluth up the North Shore.

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  5. Duluth-Superior Islamic center hopes meal with mayor will change viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | TwinCities

    Ibrahim Al-Qudah said his phone has been beeping like crazy in the wake of controversial comments made by Superior, Wis., Mayor Bruce Hagen before Christmas. But instead of condemning Hagen, Al-Qudah, as president of the Islamic Center of the Twin Ports for Duluth and Superior, "decided to take a different route," he said, and invited the mayor to dinner.

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  6. Medical-marijuana patients star in effort to counter pot stigmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | TwinCities

    Jess Blake, left, and her parents, Rick and Kathleen Blake, are working together as a family to get medical marijuana treatment for Jess as she battles a brain tumor. Armed with stories from patients whose lives have turned around after using medical marijuana, the state's companies that cultivate and sell the medications are hoping to counter the longstanding stigma that still surrounds Minnesota's newest medicine.

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  7. After 6 months, stakeholders assess Minnesota medical cannabis programRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | TwinCities

    The first six months of medical marijuana in Minnesota have been a mix of ups and downs, stakeholders said this week. The rollout of the program since July 1 has largely been successful for Minnesota Medical Solutions and LeafLine Labs, but a lot of work still remains in shifting public opinion.

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  8. Court upholds Duluth man's sentence in daughter's suffocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | TwinCities

    Thirty-one-year-old Christopher Dennis Peterson pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the July 2014 death of his daughter Layna. Peterson admitted he would place his hand over the girl's mouth and pinch her nostrils closed to stop her crying.

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  9. Will St. Paul's revolving river-view restaurant ever return?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | TwinCities

    This is one view from the 22nd floor of St. Paul's InterContinental hotel. The floor housed Carousel, a rotaing restaurant with spectacular views of the Mississippi River and downtown St. Paul, until 2006.

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  10. Minnesota lakes seeing record-breaking ice-in datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2015 | TwinCities

    Minnesotans may be seeing some record-breaking late ice-in dates for lakes across the state, although a lack of accurate data may not allow for much verification. Shagawa Lake in Ely still had areas of open water on Wednesday, staff at Grand Ely Lodge confirmed Thursday.

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  11. Driver who killed Duluth pedestrian had used heroin, charges sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | TwinCities

    Prosecutors say a Duluth man was under the influence of heroin when he was driving a car that struck and killed a pedestrian. The crash happened Saturday as 37-year-old Brian Jacob Respler was walking on a sidewalk on Grand Avenue.

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  12. Ship can leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | TwinCities

    The German-operated cargo ship M/V Cornelia sails out of the Lake Superior port of Duluth, Minnesota, in this photo taken Friday, Dec. 18, 2015. The Liberian-flagged Cornelia and its crew of 19 had been detained by the U.S. Coast Guard for six weeks over alleged environmental violations until an agreement was reached to let the oceangoing ship depart.

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  13. Ship held at Duluth port for more than a month can leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | TwinCities

    The Cornelia nears the Duluth Ship Canal on Wednesday afternoon. The ship entered the harbor to refuel and take on provisions.

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  14. St. Paul's Rose Ensemble celebrates 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | TwinCities

    An 18-member group based in St. Paul, the Rose Ensemble performs music that spans 1,000 years and more than 25 languages. In celebration of their 20th year, the group will perform "Christmas in Baroque Malta: Italian Majesty at Mdina Cathedral" on Friday night at St. Paul's Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church.

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  15. Planners cut costs in order to make Minneapolis-to-Duluth rail link a realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | TwinCities

    A little more than four years from now, state-of-the-art passenger trains could be traveling between the Twin Ports and the Twin Cities four times a day, bringing riders to Target Field Station in 2 1/2 hours for a fare of between $30 and $32. That was the vision presented on Wednesday as advocates for passenger rail presented a scaled-down version of the sidetracked and long-dreamed-of Northern Lights Express rail connection.

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  16. Stranded cargo ship allowed to dock in Duluth, could soon departRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | TwinCities

    Two surfers wait for the right waves off of Park Point near Duluth, Minn., on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, as the Cornelia sits at anchor in the distance. The 575-foot-long vessel has been at anchor since Nov. 5, the subject of an investigation for alleged violations of environmental regulation.

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  17. Facing $5M abuse judgment, Duluth Diocese files for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | TwinCities

    The Roman Catholic Diocese of Duluth, at 2830 East Fourth St. in Duluth, covers 10 counties in northeastern Minnesota. Facing a nearly $5 million verdict, six lawsuits and a dozen additional claims stemming from child sexual abuse cases, the Diocese of Duluth on Monday filed for bankruptcy protection.

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  18. State agencies nix PolyMet public health impact reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | TwinCities

    This undated file photo shows the LTV Steel processing plant near Hoyt Lakes, Minn., which was taken over by PolyMet Mining Corp. to use as a copper-nickel processing plant. Gov. Mark Dayton has decided not to conduct a human health assessment of the proposed PolyMet copper mine project after all, agreeing with state regulatory officials that the study isn't needed.

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  19. Duluth Catholic Diocese files for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | TwinCities

    Facing a nearly $5 million jury verdict and numerous pending lawsuits over child sexual abuse committed by priests, the Diocese of Duluth turned to bankruptcy protection Monday. The Rev.

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  20. Stranded Duluth ship might actually get to leave soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | TwinCities

    Two surfers wait for the right waves off Park Point near Duluth, Minn., on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, as the Cornelia sits at anchor in the distance. The alleged environmental violations that have stranded a German-operated cargo ship for about a month outside the Lake Superior port of Duluth involved the discharge of oily water, and negotiations are underway for the vessel's release, the U.S. Coast Guard said.

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