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UPDATE: Flames are out at Husky Energy, evacuation order still in effect

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An explosion with multiple injuries was reported at the Calumet Oil Refinery in Superior Thursday morning, according to the Superior Fire Department.

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Transformer falls into lake causing outage on Madeline Island

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Power is out on the north side of Madeline Island Thursday morning. 

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Enbridge claims recommended Line 3 route would increase gas prices

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The Enbridge Line 3 replacement project could bring higher gas prices. 

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Dayton to outline new plan to combat opioid abuse

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Minnesota lawmakers will take another stab Thursday at shutting down an issue that continues to plague our region.

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Historic season comes to an end for Timberwolves

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The Minnesota Timberwolves have been eliminated from the NBA playoffs. 

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Court documents: Noor to enter not guilty plea

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The former Minneapolis Police officer accused of shooting and killing Justine Damond plans to plead not guilty in the case.

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Wheel Fun Rentals closed for summer due to damaged lakewalk Video included

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Storm damage to Duluth's lakewalk will take a hit to one of the many popular tourist activities. 

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Rep. Emmer takes 1st place in MN Congressional Delegation Hotdish Competition

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Four judges put their taste buds to the test against the best hotdishes Minnesota's Senators and Representatives had to offer.

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John Shuster reflects on White House State Dinner Video included

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In a Facetime interview Wednesday from D.C. Shuster said during the event he met and took pictures with President Trump, House Speaker Paul Ryan and Apple CEO Tim Cook. 

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Biwabik area sees sewer, water lines cut off due to washout Video included

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A massive washout out along the Mesabi Trail in Biwabik has led to several sewer and water lines being cut off. 

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Former colleagues at UWSP reflect on Wood Co. man killed Video included

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Just days after 57-year-old Andrew Gokee was shot and killed in Minnesota, former colleagues at UW-Stevens Point are giving a closer look at who he was as a person.

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Grandson indicted in Minnesota couple's killing

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) - A central Minnesota man now faces first-degree murder charges in the killings of his grandparents, who had taken him into their home. 

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MN fugitive, alleged murderer could face death penalty Video included

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The Minnesota woman who allegedly killed her husband and a Florida woman could face the death penalty.  

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DNR seeking input on new MN deer hunt plan

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Minnesota is hoping to make deer hunting the best it can be, and they want your feedback. 

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Wine prices to increase after massive production drop

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The price of wine is going up. 

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Pence to join with Walker, Foxconn executive at forum

Vice President Mike Pence plans to join with an executive from Foxconn Technology Group, Gov. Scott Walker and U.S. Rep. Glenn Grothman at a public forum in Milwaukee to talk about the Republican tax overhaul.

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NAACP delegation embarks on historic journey down south Video included

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The group is taking a bus down south to visit the new National Memorial for Peace and Justice.

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John Shuster attends White House state dinner

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Olympic gold medalist John Shuster attended Tuesday night's White House state dinner.

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Formal charges filed in fatal Carlton County shooting Video included

A 32-year-old man has been formally charged after allegedly killing a man during a shooting in Carlton County over the weekend.

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Former Kozy building owner suing the city

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Erik Ringsred filed the lawsuit, claiming the city is not doing enough to preserve the historic landmark building.  

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  • Migrant 'caravan' gathers on US-Mexico border for final push

    Migrant 'caravan' gathers on US-Mexico border for final push

    Thursday, April 26 2018 8:26 PM EDT2018-04-27 00:26:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hans-Maximo Musielik). A mother dresses her child at the Alfa & Omega migrant shelter in Mexicali, Mexico, Thursday, April 26, 2018, as they travel north with a caravan of Central American migrants. The caravans have been a fairly common ...(AP Photo/Hans-Maximo Musielik). A mother dresses her child at the Alfa & Omega migrant shelter in Mexicali, Mexico, Thursday, April 26, 2018, as they travel north with a caravan of Central American migrants. The caravans have been a fairly common ...
    About 175 people in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers are on the final leg of a monthlong journey to the United States.
    About 175 people in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers are on the final leg of a monthlong journey to the United States.
  • Trump boasted he'd open all JFK files, but now says he can't

    Trump boasted he'd open all JFK files, but now says he can't

    Thursday, April 26 2018 8:13 PM EDT2018-04-27 00:13:10 GMT
    President Donald Trump has decided not to release classified documents about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
    President Donald Trump has decided not to release classified documents about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
  • Federal agency says it lost track of 1,475 migrant children

    Federal agency says it lost track of 1,475 migrant children

    Thursday, April 26 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-04-27 00:23:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2014, file photo, boys wait in line to make a phone call as they are joined by hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children that are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2014, file photo, boys wait in line to make a phone call as they are joined by hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children that are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs...
    A bipartisan Senate subcommittee has found that the government risks placing migrant children in the custody of human traffickers because federal agencies have delayed crucial reforms needed to keep the children safe.
    A bipartisan Senate subcommittee has found that the government risks placing migrant children in the custody of human traffickers because federal agencies have delayed crucial reforms needed to keep the children safe.
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    KBJR 6 Today meteorologist Adam Lorch heads into the outdoors and showcases areas where you can enjoy Mother Nature.

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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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