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City of Proctor honored for supporting local military members Video included

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Representatives from the Governor's office and the Minnesota National Guard traveled to Proctor to declare the city a Yellow Ribbon Community.

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Calling all art lovers, Art in Bayfront Park is underway Video included

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Calling all art lovers, Art in Bayfront Park in underway.

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More than 100 people attend Two Harbor's kids block party Video included

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More than 100 people packed the streets Saturday at the kid's block party in Two Harbors.  

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Barnum resident attends county fair 70 years in a row Video included

Jim Newman attends Carlton County Fair for 70 years Jim Newman attends Carlton County Fair for 70 years
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This weekend marks the 127th annual Carlton County Fair and Jim Newman is no stranger to the summer event.

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"Olcott Fountain Brew Fest" aims to raise funds to complete restoration effort Video included

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The city of Virginia is getting closer and closer to the day the Olcott Fountain is operational. 

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Garage sale held to raise money to restore Gloria Dei

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The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd hosted a garage sale today to raise money to restore the Gloria Dei Lutheran Church. 

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Duluth family driving south to witness solar eclipse Video included

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The "Great American Total Solar Eclipse" Will darken skies from Oregon to South Carolina.  

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Drivers dodge potholes on Duluth's crumbling streets Video included

Potholes in Duluth Streets Potholes in Duluth Streets
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The problem has been growing for years and some drivers are paying the price. 

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Duluth superintendent's wife responds to article questioning her ethics

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A Duluth publication is questioning whether there was a conflict of interest during a recent screening of Duluth School Board candidates. 

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Two charged following confiscation of 117 grams of cocaine

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Two suspects have officially been charged following the confiscation of 117 grams of cocaine by authorities.

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Iron Range authorities investigate cases of BB gun shootings of car windows

© Police plea on Facebook asking public to help them solve crimes. © Police plea on Facebook asking public to help them solve crimes.
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Virginia Police are asking for the public's help after several cases of car windows being shot out with a BB gun.  

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Virginia's 'Bridge Daze' celebrates new Highway 53 bridge Video included

Community members in Virginia are celebrating the upcoming opening of the Highway 53 bridge in their first ever Bridge Daze. Festivities started Thursday and they go until Sunday. 

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Olcott Park Fountain Restoration Committee plans to begin project Monday Video included

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The city of Virginia's Olcott Park fountain will be gifted a new life for it's 80th anniversary. After more than a year and a half of planning and fundraising, the restoration of the historic fountain will finally begin. 

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Remembering former Saint Louis County Sheriff Gary Waller Video included

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This past week former Saint Louis County Sheriff Gary Waller passed away at the age of 72.  

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Lake Vermilion-Soudan Underground Mine State Park could open this fall

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DNR officials say they have their sights set on a September opening with a date yet to be confirmed.

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New border crossing program to be launched at Northwest Angle

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Federal authorities are rolling out a pilot program to make border crossing easier for travelers to the northernmost point of the lower 48 states, known as Minnesota's Northwest Angle.

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Duluth National Weather Service pushes red flag warning

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Three days this week alone, red flag warnings were posted on Park Point warning beachgoers of dangerous rip currents.In the wake of last week's water emergency that took the lives of a father and daughter, the National Weather Service here Duluth is putting extra effort in to make sure that doesn't happen again.    The National Weather Service issues the hazard statements between Memorial Day through October first.  Of course, it does vary depending on the speed of ...

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Average water level in Lake Superior approaching record high Video included

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After an average spring, water levels in Lake Superior have risen to near historic highs.  

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International Falls man killed in crash

Fatal crash in Gogebic County Fatal crash in Gogebic County
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An International Falls man was killed Friday in a vehicle crash on Highway 217 in Koochiching County.  Officers say Lonnie Ray Schmidt, 58, was not wearing a seat belt when his 2005 Dodge Ram veered off the road and rolled into the ditch. It happened at the intersection of Highway 217 and County Road 110. The crash remains under investigation.  More>>

Grill Wars raises $13K for Boys and Girls Clubs of the Northland

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Thursday's Grill Wars at Bay Front Park raised the money thanks to the more than two thousand hungry people who sampled burgers from more than a dozen restaurants.

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Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon out at White House

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(CNN) -- President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon is out at the White House, two administration officials told CNN on Friday.

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Homes evacuated after hazmat fire in Paynesville

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(Dana Thiede, KARE) -- Dozens of homes were evacuated in Paynesville overnight after a semi trailer truck hauling hazardous materials caught fire.  

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Charlottesville mayor to announce future of confederate leader's statue Video included

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The mayor of Charlottesville is set to make an important announcement Friday regarding the Robert E. Lee statue at the center of last Saturday's deadly clash. 

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Mylan to pay $465M in Epi-pen settlement Video included

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Pharmaceutical Company Mylan has agreed to pay $465 million in a settlement with the Department of Justice.

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Drinking and driving crackdown begins Friday in MN Video included

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Starting Friday, more than 300 law enforcement agencies across Minnesota are cracking down on drunk driving, and repeat offenders. 

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