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Thanksgiving on wheels: A look at the delivery teams that bring the DECC feast to you

The DECC Thanksgiving feast provides deliveries from Superior to Cloquet to Two Harbors every year. It's been a part of their services since the second or third DECC feast.

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Duluthians raise money to pay for Great Catsby memorial statue

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According to the GoFundMe page, the Great Catsby touched the lives of many members of the community, from residents at Ecumen Lakeshore to students on their way to East High School.

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Duluth hosts 28th annual DECC Thanksgiving Feast

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For the 28th year, the DECC opened its doors to thousands in the Duluth area looking for a Thanksgiving meal, and some company to enjoy it with.  This year, organizers say 700 volunteers worked throughout the week to put together and serve the free meal. 

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Duluth pedestrian hit by car, injured

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A 29-year-old woman is recovering from non-life threatening injuries after being hit by a vehicle in Duluth Thursday afternoon.

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Police investigating death of Duluth man

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According to police, they were called to the 800 block of East Fifth Street just after 10:30 a.m. on Thursday after a man called in saying his neighbor may have died. 

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Wisconsin, Minnesota among states pushing to collect online sales tax

Wisconsin and Minnesota have joined a group of states pushing to collect sales taxes from online purchases, even if the online retailer has no physical presence in that state.

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65-year-old Woodruff woman found dead in Gogebic County

A 65-year-old Woodruff, Wis., woman was found dead in the area of Rainbow Falls on Friday, Gogebic County Under Sheriff Ross Solberg said. 

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Gap in Minnesota law allows drivers high on certain substances to avoid DWI conviction Video included

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Adam Kendhammer, Bryan Rudell, and Jeremy Berchem were headed to a friend's cabin on July 13. They never made it.  

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After nearly four decades, UMD's Haagenson set to enter Hall of Fame Video included

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When Dale "Hoagie" Haagenson first started volunteering at the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD), it was for a very simple reason. "I just like hockey," he said, smiling. "I'm a big hockey fan."

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U.S. Sen. Al Franken faces two more sexual harassment allegations

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Two more women have come forward saying they were sexually harassed by U.S. Senator Al Franken in the past.

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Iron Range community petitions to have movie "Wonder" shown at local theater Video included

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A community on the Iron Range is finally getting its wish.  After weeks of petitioning to bring the movie "Wonder" to their local theatre, it did. Children on the Iron Range have been busy this winter reading the book "Wonder," it's about a fifth-grade boy, August, who has a rare medical facial difference. He starts school and later runs into bullying but with the help of his friends and family, it turns into acceptance.  After realizing the movie ... More>>

Wisconsin DNR investigating albino deer shooting

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According to a Recreational Safety Warden, the deer was found around three p.m. on Sunday afternoon.

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Hibbing Library users will be able to check out wireless hot spots

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Accessing the Internet just got easier for Hibbing Library users. 

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Volunteers prepare for DECC Thanksgiving feast Video included

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Every year volunteers help prepare free meals for thousands in the Duluth area who either can't make a meal for Thanksgiving or have no one to eat it with. 

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Duluth stores hoping for big sales on small business Saturday Video included

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Duluth businesses are asking shoppers to keep them in mind as holiday shopping weekend kicks off.

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Minnesota Sen. Schoen's attorney disputes harassment claims

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(KARE 11 Staff and Associated Press) --  An attorney for a Minnesota state senator accused of sexual harassment is raising questions about two of his accusers. 

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MnDOT pushes holiday travel safety as busy weekend approaches

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MnDot says, this is Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel weekends of the year as more than 50 million Americans are expected to take to the roads and the skies. 

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Ely man accused of sexually assaulting teen

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The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office says David Nielsen allegedly threatened the teen with a knife and sexually assaulted her.

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Crash claims life in Washburn County

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Authorities say the crash happened on County M/D in the Township of Long Lake.

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MN, WI see gas prices below national average during busy travel weekend

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The holiday rush is now underway across the country. 

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Shoppers begin Black Friday camp out at Minnesota Best Buy

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Some people are already thinking turkey, but others are already thinking Black Friday. 

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Essentia fires 50 employees who refused to get flu shots Video included

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The health care provider set a Monday deadline for employees to get flu shots or receive an exemption for medical or religious reasons.

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Minnesota State Senator Dan Schoen to resign following harassment accusations

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Paul Rogosheske tells the Star Tribune that Schoen plans to resign at a news conference on Wednesday.

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Nearly 14,000 fewer deer killed compared to 2016 in Wisconsin's gun deer season

Hunters registered nearly 103,000 deer from Saturday through Sunday compared with just over 116,000 deer during opening weekend in 2016.  

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Thanksgiving sees more fires than any other day of the year, how to stay safe

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The National Fire Protection Association says the Thanksgiving holiday is when the most cooking fires happen. That comes in the midst of what's been a deadly year in Minnesota. 

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Ashland teacher placed on paid leave after social media post surrounding officer-involved shooting Video included

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In a letter from the district, addressed to Sandra Gokee, Superintendent Keith Hilts says the posts, including pictures and text, were "defamatory and inflammatory."

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North Shore house fire investigated as arson

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The Cook County Sheriff's Office says an investigation confirmed that gasoline was used as an accelerant in the fire.

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After death of 8th child, Ikea relaunches dresser recall

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Ikea relaunches recall of 29 million chests and dressers after death of 7th child. More>>

Suspects charged in International Falls gas station armed robbery

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The clerk told police one of the men, wearing a mask, entered the Freedom Gas Station just after midnight Saturday.

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CBS fires Charlie Rose after misconduct claims

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(AP) -- CBS News has fired Charlie Rose after several women accused the veteran newsman of sexual misconduct.

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Wisconsin Manson follower "Mother Mary' graduated from UW Madison

A Charles Manson cult follower is a Wisconsin woman with a connection to UW-Madison.

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UPDATE: Missing man found safe Video included

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55-year-old Todd Sarkela was reported missing on Sunday. 

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Overnight fire destroys North Shore garage, damages home Video included

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A garage was destroyed and a home suffered damage during a fire early Tuesday near the North Shore. 

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Keystone Pipeline vote approved in Nebraska Video included

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The Keystone XL Pipeline will be able to cross through Nebraska. 

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    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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