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Police: Man who scaled Duluth courthouse was bored

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Working with the Duluth Fire Department, police were able to get the man down from the second floor ledge just after 3 p.m.

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Superior Police say body cameras help keep them in check Video included

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In light of the recent shooting by a police officer that killed an Australian woman, Justine Damond,  it has people questioning their local police departments on their body camera policy. Less than three years ago the Superior Police Department adopted the body camera policy. 

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O.J. Simpson to learn parole decision Thursday

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O.J. Simpson will find out if he will be released early from prison Thursday. 

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Sand artists to show off work on Park Point

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The annual Park Point Sand Modeling Contest is part of the Summer Beach Bash and Water Safety Expo. 

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Lumberjacks battle for top honor

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One of Northwest Wisconsin's biggest events of the summer kicks off Thursday. 

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Walker signs bill requiring voucher school background checks

Gov. Scott Walker has signed into law a bill that won bipartisan support in the Legislature requiring private schools in Wisconsin's voucher program to conduct employee background checks.

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Minneapolis officer doesn't have to talk to state agents

A Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot a woman who called 911 to report a possible rape still hasn't spoken with investigators and doesn't have to.

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Sick and safe time proposal gets second listening session Video included

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Duluth's sick and safe time proposal got another listening session Wednesday night. 

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Gordy's Hi-Hat has new space for four-legged customers Video included

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Gordy's Hi-Hat in Cloquet has built an outdoor space where their canine customers can unwind.

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Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer Video included

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Arizona Sen. John McCain has been diagnosed with a brain tumor after doctors removed a blood clot above his left eye last week, his office says. 

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Iron Range offers resources for addiction and mental health Video included

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There were numerous booths with information on programs such as outpatient therapy, addiction recovery, mental health therapy, and prevention programs. 

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Camp Ripley hosts competition to find nation's best soldier Video included

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This week,4 Army National Guard Soldiers out of 350,000 total soldiers from across the US are vying for the title of top dog right here in Minnesota. 

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Students say goodbye to Duluth Business University Video included

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Dozens of students and faculty members at Duluth Business University are saying goodbye to the school after 126 years in Duluth. 

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Lawsuit will head to trial: Former coaches vs. U of M

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A trial will go forward in a lawsuit despite a judge encouraging those involved to settle out of court. 

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Cyber tip lands Ashland man behind bars on child pornography charges

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Detectives arrested the 29-year-old Tuesday after executing a search warrant on a home in the city. Inside authorities found evidence of child pornography.

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St. Paul runaway identified as victim of serial killer John Gacy

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(KARE) -- A Chicago-area sheriff has identified another victim of notorious serial killer John Wayne Gacy as a teenage runaway from St. Paul.  

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No updates in case where young man was found dead in Sawyer County

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The Sawyer County Sheriff's Office says there are no new details in the death of a 21-year-old man who authorities found face down along a road in June.  

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Transcripts of Justine Damond 911 call released

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The conversation with a Minneapolis Police dispatcher at 11:27 p.m. Saturday night reads as follows:

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Judge rejects Dayton veto of Legislature funding

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A Ramsey County judge has ruled in favor of the Minnesota House and Senate in a lawsuit against Governor Mark Dayton.

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Haze from British Columbia wildfires settles over Minnesota Video included

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A rough wildfire season in British Columbia has led to the evacuation of 40,000 residents, and left dozens of homes destroyed. 

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Sheriff: 40K mink release 'an act of domestic terrorism'

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(KARE) -- Fur Commission USA, the mink farming industry group, announced Tuesday a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrests and conviction of the perpetrators. 

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Duluth Business University announces closure

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Duluth Business University announced it plans to close after 126 years educating those in the Northland.   

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Iron Range forum Wednesday aims to stop drug abuse

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Authorities are taking a big step Wednesday to squash the growing drug epidemic in St. Louis County. 

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More security for Canada-U.S. fliers

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Airline passengers traveling from Canada to the United States will now face heightened security measures. 

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