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UPDATE: Police: Woman found on fire outside Fire Training Center not accident at the school, being investigated as a crime

Police say the woman was taken to a hospital, and are now looking for witnesses who may have been in the area at the time. 

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Senate passes 2018 budget blueprint

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The U.S. Senate has voted to approve a budget blueprint for the 2018 fiscal year. 

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USDA finds more money for wolf control in Minnesota

A week after federal money ran out for helping Minnesota farmers and ranchers who lose livestock to wolves, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has come up with money to continue providing wolf control services through the...

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Advanced Wound Clinic opens in Cloquet, includes hyperbaric oxygen chambers

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If you have ever been injured, and did not respond well to traditional treatment, this could have been the clinic for you. 

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Real Men Wear Pink event raises money for a good cause

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You have most likely heard of this campaign before - Real Men Wear Pink.

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Area partnership helping put roof over heads of Mt. Iron family Video included

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Karen Kniefel and her sons were spending their morning in Saginaw, at the Kylmala Truss facility.

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Iron Range leaders say MPCA sulfate standards could be devastating Video included

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Iron Range leaders are calling an MPCA wild rice sulfate draft proposal ineffective and a potential death blow to their economy. The MPCA said their proposal is simply an update to existing standards.

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Loose manhole plate disturbing residents in Chester Park neighborhood

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We're hearing concerns from neighbors along 21st Avenue East in Duluth on what they are calling serious noise pollution.

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"Manufacturing Month" celebrated in Duluth Video included

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Manufacturing jobs in Minnesota have grown by 3.4% in the past five years. That's according to data from the Department of Employment and Economic Development.  

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Cloquet City Council appoints police chief in 4-3 vote Video included

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A seven month period of uncertainty for the Cloquet police department is now over. After a contentious city council meeting Tuesday, interim chief Jeff Palmer has become the city's official Police Chief. 

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DOC officers to randomly visit homes of Wisconsin sex offenders during trick or treat hours

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More than 65,000 offenders are supervised by the DOC's Division of Community Corrections, including 5,771 registered sex offenders on community supervision. 

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Hayward man found safe after getting lost on ATV

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The Sawyer County Sheriff's Office says they received a call just before nine Monday night saying a man was overdue to arrive at his home after leaving his relative's home around five that evening. 

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Dogs test positive for drugs in Alaska's Iditarod

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For the first time in the history of the world's most famous sled dog race, several of the high-performance animals have tested positive for a prohibited drug.

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Enbridge Line 3 opposition cuts public hearing short Video included

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An Enbridge spokesperson tells KBJR 6 that it is unfortunate that a public hearing was cut short Wednesday night in Duluth due to protesters. 

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Legal battle still underway in 2013 Germann Road fire

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A legal battle continues years after a fire that scorched more than 8,000 acres across Northwestern Wisconsin.

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NOAA predicts cooler, wetter winter for the Northland

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Winter weather lovers, rejoice! 

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Northland war museum looking for new home: current building declared "unsafe" Video included

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For nearly 20 years, the Duluth Commemorative Air Force Museum (CAF) has called hanger 101 at the Duluth International Airport home. However, that partnership may be coming to an end.  

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Lundgren's recognized for commitment to employing those with disabilities

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Big praise for an Iron Range business. Minnesota, Iron Range and Eveleth representatives alongside the East Range Developmental Achievement Center presented Lundgren's Ford Lincoln of Eveleth with the Outstanding Disability Award for the company's commitment to employing people with disabilities. 

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R.O.V.'s recalled over exhaust crack concerns

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Fire and burn hazards have prompted a recall of about 6,300 Ace 325 Polaris R.O.V's. 

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Ford recalls over 1M trucks

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Ford says it'll recall about 1.3 million trucks in North America to fix a problem that may result in a door not opening or closing. 

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Receptionist's family sues over fatal Minnesota school blast

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The family of a school receptionist is suing over an explosion that killed her at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis this summer.

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Workshop looks to bridge Duluth's community divide Video included

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A workshop taking place in Duluth's Lincoln Park neighborhood, is focusing on bridging the gap between the city's different communities.

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District: wood mulch meets playground standards, investigating claims Video included

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A new report obtained by the Duluth School Board claims mulch installed at school playgrounds was contracted for engineered wood fiber (EWF). The report by outside mulch company Sylva alleges it's not engineered wood fiber, but waste wood. 

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