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Island living poses unique challenges, Great Lakes Islands Initiative sets to create solutions Video included

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Out of the 32,000 islands on the Great Lakes, only 17 are home to year-round and seasonal residents.  Spread throughout those inhabited islands, there are nearly 8,000 residents year round and an extra 10,000 seasonal residents.  

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City proposes cracking down on vacant buildings Video included

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Neighbors are still displaced more than three weeks a partial roof collapse in Lincoln Park. The collapse happened back on June 5 on 2101 West 3rd street. According to the city planning and construction department, the building had been condemned for human habitation since 2013

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People against copper-nickel mining near BWCA protest outside Rep. Nolan's office Video included

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Protesters gathered in front of Congressman Rick Nolan's office Friday, saying they oppose copper-nickel mining near the BWCA. 

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Canal Bark celebrates "Take Your Dog to Work Day" by announcing new location Video included

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Friday is national "Take Your Dog to Work Day" and a few Duluth businesses took part. 

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Duluth man dubbed "Ball Slasher" pleads not guilty after allegedly slashing over 20 balls at Superior school

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The Duluth man, dubbed the "Ball Slasher", claims he's innocent when it comes to breaking into Superior High School after hours, and allegedly slashing over 20 exercise balls. 

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DCI assisting with investigation of Hayward man's death

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Authorities found Ryan Gedart dead along Tag Alder Road in Lenroot, Wisconsin Sunday morning.

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Charges filed following drug bust involving one pound of meth

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Cloquet Police say they arrested 31-year-old Michael Marquardt and 38-year-old Christina Garza of Moose Lake Thursday after an undercover investigation.

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Fines, prison time possible following Lake Nebagamon man's guilty verdict

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50-year-old John Lundberg now faces a sentence that could include up to 47 years in prison, up to $145,000 in fines, or both.

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Loon rescued by Minnesota Power workers

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Jeff Janacek and Dan Henrickson rescued the loon earlier this month near the Mississippi River after they heard the bird's mate calling for it.

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Police: Dogs who attacked collie have been euthanized

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According to police, on June 5th three dogs escaped from their yard enclosure and attacked a collie being walked in the neighborhood, killing it. 

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Live Asian carp discovered near Lake Michigan

Silver carp captured in St. Croix River. Silver carp captured in St. Croix River.
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Silver carp are among four Asian carp species threatening to invade the Great Lakes, where scientists say they could compete with native species and devastate the region's $7 billion dollar fishing industry.

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Johnson: Senate bill doesn't address health care costs

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin's Republican senator is one of more than a half-dozen GOP lawmakers who have signaled concerns about the bill Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell released Thursday.

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Blood alcohol level results from Iron Range crash could be weeks out

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The State Patrol says it could take several weeks to get the blood draw results back of a driver who they say was under the influence of alcohol when he crashed into a construction site on a Hibbing bridge Wednesday morning. 

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Escaped Gogebic County inmate back in custody

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The Gogebic County Sheriff's Office first started looking for Daniel Ferguson late Monday night. 

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Ask a Trooper: Speeding fine in construction zones

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Question: I was told that the speeding fine in a construction zone had gone up recently. Could you also explain the Zipper Merge when merging in a construction zone in Minnesota?

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Castile's family speaks out

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(KARE) -- So many people have an opinion on the death of Philando Castile. But for the Castile family, days of devastation started ten days before Philando would’ve celebrated his birthday.

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Johnny Depp jokes about assassinating Donald Trump at Glastonbury

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Johnny Depp is back in the wrong kind of news again. Speaking onstage Thursday at Glastonbury Festival in Somerset, England, Depp stepped into controversy with jokes aimed at President Trump that addressed presidential assassination.

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Pet owners: Bring your dog to work Friday!

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Your workplace could be a little more 'paw-some' on Friday, because it's National Take Your Dog to Work Day! 

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Rhubarb to dominate Duluth this weekend

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You will be able to sink your teeth into some tasty treats in Duluth on Saturday. 

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Weekend activities begin for Hayward's Musky Fest

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There are a whole lot of activities scheduled for the weekend, including the grand parade to wrap up the event on Sunday. 

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Jakubowski trial set for October

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A burglary suspect known for sending a political manifesto to President Trump will face a state trial in October. 

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US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

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Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer after U.S. government officials ruled that the population is no longer threatened. More>>

$1.6 million at stake for Duluth schools integration revenue

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The district has been eligible for this funding for nearly forty years, but this year a new interpretation and formula has the district worried that funding won't be available. 

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Part of Belknap Street in Superior will shut down for six days starting Saturday Video included

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Drivers can expect some added congestion come Saturday on Belknap Street in Superior. 

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