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Bikers take scenic ride up the North Shore Video included

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One of the most scenic bike races in the Midwest pedaled through the area today.  

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Chicago man charged in Duluth heroin bust Video included

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Duluth police along with the Lake Superior Drug and Violent Crime Task Force executed search warrants on July 17 at two apartments. 

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3 Minnesota prison officers resign after colleague killed

Minnesota prison officials say three correctional officers have resigned after the killing of one of their colleagues.

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Funeral services for Stillwater slain corrections officer announced Video included

Funeral services for a corrections officer that was killed Wednesday have been scheduled.  

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Ironwood deputy struck by drunk driver Video included

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An Ironwood man is behind bars and facing multiple charges after striking a deputy while drunk. 

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The Latest: Boat victims mourned

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A Missouri sheriff says at least 11 people have now been confirmed dead after a boat carrying tourists on a lake in a popular vacation city capsized and sank. More>>

More than 200 airmen from 148th Fighter Wing return home Video included

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Friends and family members gathered at the 148th Fighter Wing base on Saturday morning to await the arrival of their loved ones.

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Bicyclist hit by car in Duluth Video included

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Duluth Police are investigating after a bicyclist is hit by a car.

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Duluth Indigenous Commission backs Chief's decision to fire officer accused of using excessive force Video included

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The Duluth Indigenous Commission is backing the Duluth Police Chief's decision to remove an officer from the department who they say used excessive force.

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Superior Police and Fire Departments Square Off in 3rd Annual Guns-N-Hoses Game Video included

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Their duty is to protect and serve the community but on Friday night, the Superior police department and fire department had some fun on the softball diamond.

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'The Reader' hosts second annual ReaderFest

Duluth publication "The Reader" is celebrating 21 years today with its second annual ReaderFest.

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Lumberjacks and jills are still competing at the world championships

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The 59th annual Lumberjack World Championships in Hayward rolled into the second day of competitions today.  

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University of Minnesota-Duluth conducts Blatnik bridge research

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A group of UMD students took to new heights this week. 

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WATCH LIVE SATURDAY NIGHT: World Lumberjack Championships

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The Lumberjack World Championships is giving people who can't make it to Hayward a chance to watch this year's events online.

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ASK A TROOPER: Children riding in front of motorcycle driver

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What is the age for a child to legally ride as a passenger in Minnesota? A second question, is it legal for that child to sit in front of the actual operator?

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New psychiatric residential treatment facility launches into operation

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Officials with Northwood Children's Services say their new Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility is now ready. 

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Nolan, Swanson issue statements following allegations of sexual harassment by Nolan staffer Video included

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Rick Nolan, as well as Minnesota Gubernatorial candidate Lori Swanson, have issued statements following accusations of a former Nolan campaign staffer. 

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Prescribed burn scheduled for Moquah Barrens on Friday, Saturday

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Authorities with the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest say about 1,000 acres will be burned to reduce hazardous fuel loads, encroaching shrubs and trees, as well as improve wildlife habitat and promote native plant species over the next couple of days. 

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Man dies after falling overboard on Sawyer County lake

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A 75-year-old man from Elm Grove, Wisconsin is dead after falling overboard in Sawyer County. 

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Gov. Scott Walker requesting $13.1M in federal aid for NW Wisconsin flood damage

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Governor Scott Walker on Friday sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting a federal disaster declaration for six northwestern Wisconsin counties that sustained flood damage in June. 

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Minnesotans sickened by salmonella from raw turkey

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 90 people have been infected with the outbreak strain, 13 of them in Minnesota, the most of any state.
 

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Audit: Scholarship program cost public schools $4.1 million

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A new audit shows a state program that provides scholarships to private school students cost public schools $4.1 million over the last two years.

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Cleveland-Cliffs reports increases across the board for second-quarter

Cleveland-Cliffs reports increases across the board for second-quarter Cleveland-Cliffs reports increases across the board for second-quarter
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Cleveland-Cliffs reported its second-quarter results Friday morning, which showed increases across numerous parts of its operations.

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CN Train Derails in Superior

Cleanup is underway at a Superior rail yard after a train derailed late Wednesday night. It happened inside CN's Pokegama Yard. 

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Tornadoes devastate central Iowa Video included

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A flurry of tornadoes swept through central Iowa Thursday afternoon, flattening buildings and damaging the courthouse in Marshalltown and hitting an agricultural machinery plant in Pella as people were working.

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  • Survivor recounts boat accident that killed 9 family members

    Survivor recounts boat accident that killed 9 family members

    Saturday, July 21 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-07-21 04:18:42 GMT
    Sunday, July 22 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-07-22 10:15:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). People pray outside Ride the Ducks, an amphibious tour operator involved in a boating accident on Table Rock Lake, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). People pray outside Ride the Ducks, an amphibious tour operator involved in a boating accident on Table Rock Lake, Friday, July 20, 2018 in Branson, Mo.
    More than half of the 17 people killed when a tourist boat sank on a Branson lake were members of the same Indiana family, and they likely wouldn't have been on the ill-fated trip but for a ticket mix-up.
    More than half of the 17 people killed when a tourist boat sank on a Branson lake were members of the same Indiana family, and they likely wouldn't have been on the ill-fated trip but for a ticket mix-up.
  • 1 dead, dozens of hostages freed after Los Angeles standoff

    1 dead, dozens of hostages freed after Los Angeles standoff

    Saturday, July 21 2018 7:58 PM EDT2018-07-21 23:58:43 GMT
    Sunday, July 22 2018 6:14 AM EDT2018-07-22 10:14:43 GMT
    A large number of police and rescue personnel were responding to a Los Angeles supermarket, amid numerous media reports of possible gunshots.
    A large number of police and rescue personnel were responding to a Los Angeles supermarket, amid numerous media reports of possible gunshots.
  • Inspector warned duck boat company of design flaws last year

    Inspector warned duck boat company of design flaws last year

    Saturday, July 21 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-07-21 22:13:02 GMT
    Sunday, July 22 2018 6:14 AM EDT2018-07-22 10:14:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A man looks at an idled duck boat in the parking lot of Ride the Ducks Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Branson, Mo. One of the company's duck boats capsized Thursday night resulting in several deaths on Table Rock Lake.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A man looks at an idled duck boat in the parking lot of Ride the Ducks Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Branson, Mo. One of the company's duck boats capsized Thursday night resulting in several deaths on Table Rock Lake.
    A private inspector says he warned the company operating duck boats in Missouri about serious design flaws, less than a year before the accident that killed 17 people.
    A private inspector says he warned the company operating duck boats in Missouri about serious design flaws, less than a year before the accident that killed 17 people.
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  • Get Outdoors

    Get Outdoors

    KBJR 6 Today meteorologist Adam Lorch heads into the outdoors and showcases areas where you can enjoy Mother Nature.

    KBJR 6 Today meteorologist Adam Lorch heads into the outdoors and showcases areas where you can enjoy Mother Nature.

  • Northland's Very Own

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    Jennifer Austin tells us the personal stories of those in the Northland who make an impact on those around them.

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  • Operation Hat Trick

    Operation Hat Trick

    You can buy hats to support veterans here or at UMD stores, located on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus and at Amsoil.

    Hats cost $20, with an additional $2 for shipping.

    Contact Mackenzie Joyce or Angela Green to pick up a hat.

    You can buy hats to support veterans here or at UMD stores, located on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus and at Amsoil.

    Hats cost $20, with an additional $2 for shipping.

    Contact Mackenzie Joyce or Angela Green to pick up a hat.

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