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UPDATE: Firefighters respond to abandoned church fire in Duluth Video included

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Duluth firefighters responded to a fire in Duluth's East Hillside just before 5 p.m. Thursday. 

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Judge finds one of three suspects in massive heroin bust of over 100 grams guilty

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The St. Louis County Attorney's Office has confirmed that a judge found a drug bust suspect guilty at a court trial this week. 

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What's the future of mining near the BWCA after the last official day for public comment on mineral leases Video included

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Thursday was the last day for a public comment period to determine the future of copper-nickel mining near the Boundary Waters.  

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Man pleads guilty to preparing to sell over 100 pre-packaged heroin baggies

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A Duluth man, charged with first degree sale of drugs, has changed his plea from not guilty to guilty on Thursday.

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Authorities notify public of level three predatory offender moving into a Duluth area

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Authorities are notifying the public of a level three predatory offender moving into an area of Duluth. 

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Hermantown Police Chief involved in physical altercation

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City officials say the incident happened at the end of June, involving Crace, and a Saint Louis County Sheriff's Department Sergeant. 

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Tribal and Community College accredited by the WINHEC

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The school recently received accreditation by the World Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium or the WINHEC. 

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Former St. Louis County Sheriff Gary Waller dies at age 72

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Waller was Saint Louis County Sheriff from 1987, until his retirement in 1999, during which time he helped build the current County Jail, and implemented the popular D.A.R.E. program in area schools. 

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Grill Wars heats up Bayfront Festival Park Video included

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Some of the area's most popular restaurants competed for the title of best burger at Bayfront Festival Park on Thursday.

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Duluth gears up for solar eclipse Video included

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Amateur astronomers across the country are preparing for a short solar celebration and that includes the Twin Ports. With at least partial visibility in the 48 continental United States, they're calling it America's eclipse. 

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Human remains found near Lake Kabetogama

Sheriff's office officials say the severely decomposed remains were located by a wildlife technician working in a remote wooded area Southwest of Lake Kabetogama.

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Grants awarded to Cook County non-profits

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The Cook County Community Fund is aiding five area nonprofits with grants totaling more than $19,000.  Officials say the funds will help projects, including health, arts, and children's initiatives. They include $4,200 each for the North Shore Health Care Foundation, Cook County Local Energy Project and Grand Marais Playhouse. They also include $3,400 for Care Partners of Cook County, and $3,000 for the Gunflint Trail Historical Society.... More>>

Board OKs petitions for redistricting, sick time, pot drives

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The Michigan elections board has cleared three more groups to proceed with drives to put statewide proposals on the 2018 ballot.

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Wisconsin mayor orders removal of Confederate memorials

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A mayor says monuments to confederate soldiers are being removed from a cemetery in traditionally liberal Madison, Wisconsin, because the Civil War was "a defense of the deplorable practice of slavery."    

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Red flag warning in effect for Park Point

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You are asked to stay out of the water, regardless of swimming experience.

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