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Snow moving into the Northland, freezing rain also possible during overnight hours

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The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch and a Winter Storm Advisory for nearly all of the KBJR 6 viewing area.

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Trump wants to ban bump stocks; ATF doesn't know if it can

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President Donald Trump wants the Justice Department to ban rapid-fire bump stock devices. More>>

Mother concerned over Superior High School threat, not all bags were checked

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Thursday morning, before students could enter Superior High school they had to undergo a security search.  Students were confused at what was happening meanwhile some parents wasted no time and took immediate action.  

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Man rescued from Ironwood fire says he's left with nothing Video included

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The morning after a deadly fire took away part of their community, the people who live and work on this Aurora street are still getting used to seeing a crime scene where their neighbors used to be.

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The Latest: GOP senator says young people don't need AR-15s

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President Donald Trump is continuing to talk about the possibility of arming teachers, saying he means concealed weapons for "gun adept teachers with military or special training experience.". More>>

Scammer claiming to be with Public Utilities calling Cook County residents

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Authorities say the caller claims the resident is behind payment, and requires them to make good on the bill by providing credit card information immediately or their power will be shut off within 15 minutes.

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Hibbing man charged with aggravated robbery

A Hibbing man made his initial appearance in court Thursday after holding a man against his will earlier this month. 

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UPDATE: Threat at Superior High School is resolved, students safe Video included

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In an updated audio message sent to parents, district officials say the threat was sent from a computer in Flagstaff, Arizona.

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Women's hockey wins first gold medal for Team USA in 20 years

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The United States women's hockey team defeated rival Canada for its first gold medal since 1998. 

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Four MN Curlers going for gold, history at Winter Olympics

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Team Shuster is headed to the gold medal match in the Winter Olympics. 

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UPDATE: Second body found, two unaccounted for in Ironwood fire Video included

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The Ironwood Fire Chief confirmed with KBJR 6 that the fire is considered suspicious, and they are treating the area as a crime scene. 

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Birkie skiers, fans cheer on team USA Video included

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The United States got their first ever gold medal in cross-country skiing in the team sprint Wednesday night.

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Minnesota hospital errors rose slightly over past 4 years

An annual report says medical errors reported by Minnesota hospitals and surgical centers have been rising slightly for the past four years, and the number of resulting deaths rose in 2017.

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Hill City School classes canceled after alleged threats sent to students

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According to the Hill City School's Facebook page, they canceled class after threats were sent through social media and apparently directed at some Hill City students. 

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Birkie events begin Thursday in Hayward

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Hayward and Cable are kicking off American Birkebeiner events Thursday. 

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Duluth City Hall offices closed during active shooter training

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Duluth's City Hall is holding an active shooter drill Thursday.  

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Northland skiers encouraged by Olympic Gold Video included

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The U.S. brought home it's first gold medal in the sport. 

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AP: Charges: Minneapolis father beat, raped twin daughters

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A 51-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of beating his mentally disabled twin daughters, raping them and chaining them to a bedroom door in a case described as torture, the Associated Press pulled details from Stat Tribune. 

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UMD workshop encourages community inclusiveness Video included

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It's all part of their 2018 Summit on Equity, Race and Ethnicity.

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Citizens poll regarding proposed Superior power plant highlights concerns over cost

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The poll was conducted by the non-profit consumer advocacy group Citizens Utility Board of Minnesota. 

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Drinking water advisory issued for Ironwood area due to unclear water

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Brown or cloudy water conditions are possible in the Ironwood area on Wednesday, causing a drinking water advisory to be issued. 

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Walz breaks with NRA, supports Minnesota assault weapons ban

U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, a Democratic candidate for Minnesota governor and longtime gun-rights supporter, has proposed an assault weapons ban in the state.

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Bill would add staff to county district attorney offices

Nearly 54 additional prosecutors would be hired statewide under a Republican-backed proposal designed to address a shortfall of staff in Wisconsin district attorneys' offices.

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Minnesota lawmakers attend sexual harassment training

Minnesota House members are pausing from their legislative duties to attend a day-long training on sexual harassment and workplace discrimination.

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Police: More than 150 people bought fake Super Bowl tickets

Minneapolis police say 154 people didn't learn that they bought counterfeit Super Bowl tickets until they arrived at U.S. Bank Stadium Feb. 4.

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Young boy battling deadly disease gets to star in a horror movie Video included

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A Northland boy is finding his dreams of the silver screen are coming true.  

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Team Shuster advances to semi-final, will play for medal

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The United States men's curling team had a crucial victory early Wednesday morning over Great Britain. 

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Minnesota DNR seeking feedback on new cross-state, four-wheel trail

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A new cross-state, four-wheel trail is in the works, and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is looking for your feedback.

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Authorities ask for your help finding 27-year-old missing Minnesota woman

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The Red Lake Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are asking for your help finding a 27-year-old woman who was last seen leaving her Ponemah, Minn., home on January 27th.

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Wisconsin Assembly passes school guard grant bill

The Latest on gun control bills in the Wisconsin Legislature (all times local):

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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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