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Heavy snow expected for parts of Northern Wisconsin Monday evening

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A winter weather advisory is in place for Douglas, Bayfield, Burnett, and Washburn counties through midnight on Monday, and a winter storm warning is also in effect for Ashland, Iron, Sawyer, Price, and Gogebic counties through midnight. 

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Plans to end government shutdown clears Congress, heads to President Trump

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Congress has approved a bipartisan agreement to re-open the federal government after a three-day partial shutdown.

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Facebook to emphasize 'trustworthy' news via user surveys

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Facebook is announcing its second major tweak to its algorithm this month, saying it will prioritize news based on users' votes. More>>

Ice blown to pieces at Meyers Beach sea caves

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If you were hoping to get a glimpse of the ice caves near Cornucopia in the near future, you're in for a long wait. 

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Deteriorating conditions causes closure of U.S. Highway 2 in Ashland, Bayfield counties

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The Ashland County Sheriff's Office says they will be closing the bayfront section of U.S. Highway 2 between State Highway 13 in the Town of Eileen and State Highway 112 in Ashland at 4 p.m. on Monday. 

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End to government shutdown in sight as Dems halt filibuster

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Shutdown continues into workweek, as Senate talks drag on. More>>

Winter weather cancels, delays flights at Duluth, MSP

In addition, the FAA has listed the MSP Airport under an advisory due to the snowy and icy conditions. 

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Xcel Energy gives tips on staying safe ahead of the upcoming snowfall

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Due to the upcoming winter weather moving through the area, officials with Xcel Energy are giving tips on how to stay safe in winter weather.  

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Cheapest Super Bowl tickets: $4,000+

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If you want tickets to this year's Super Bowl, be prepared to really open your wallet. TicketIQ, which tracks Super Bowl ticket prices, said Monday morning's cheapest available ticket on re-sale markets for Super Bowl LII is $4,370. 

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Officials: 750 WI Guard members to be furloughed during government shutdown

The Wisconsin National Guard is seeing an impact from the government shutdown, as lawmakers reach a stalemate in a vote on a spending bill. 

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Voyageurs National Park open to public despite government shutdown

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Across the country, officials at national parks are keeping them as accessible as possible during the federal government shutdown. 

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Duluth Council to discuss tobacco sales, City Hall upgrades Video included

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The Duluth City Council will officially open the conversation into how to handle flavored tobacco product sales.

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Senate to vote on funding bill Monday Video included

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The government shutdown could come to and end Monday. 

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Vikings fans say the season was one to remember Video included

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Fans packed bars and restaurants tonight to watch the Vikings battle the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship game.

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Frosted Fatty wraps up at Spirit Mountain Video included

The Fat Bike celebration at the regions only lift-access fat bike ski area continued Sunday with a two-day Bike Festival. 

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Snowmobile safety awareness week begins in Minnesota

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This an opportunity for the Department of Natural Resources, volunteer safety instructors, the Minnesota United Snowmobilers Association and its 250 member snowmobile clubs to join together to recognize the importance of safe, responsible snowmobiling.

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Beargrease art exhibit makes a stop in Duluth

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The community had the chance to see the Beargrease Art Exhibit Sunday morning. The art exhibits showcased photographs from last year's John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. This year watercolor artists were featured in the exhibit. Photographer, Kyle Krohn is the organizer of the event. The gallery opening was free and took place at the Great Lakes Aquarium. This is the 8th year being held at the Great Lakes Aquarium. "I love finding a spot on the trail that shows the team ... More>>

Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island to reopen amid shutdown

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The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island will be open for visitors Monday, with New York state picking up the tab for the federal workers. More>>

Accidental cooking fire engulfs kitchen in Lincoln Park home

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The Duluth Fire Department responded to a call of a structure fire in the Lincoln Park neighborhood just before 2 p.m. Sunday. 

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66-year-old Solon Springs woman is dead following a car crash Video included

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A Solon Springs woman is dead following a car crash Saturday morning. At around 11:42 am Saturday, 66-year-old Leita Antonson was driving southbound on USH 53 and made a left turn onto North Boundary Rd, crossing in front of a northbound pickup truck towing an enclosed trailer.  Antonson's vehicle was struck broadside in the passenger side door and all units ended up in the ditch on the east side of the highway. The driver of the northbound pickup, Brandon Braun, 36, Iowa, wa...

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Family and Bad River Tribal members protest justification in Jason Pero's death Video included

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Following Friday's news that no charges would be filed against Ashland County Deputy Brock Merdjenovich for shooting and killing 14-year-old Jason Pero in November, a protest took place in Ashland Saturday. 

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Superior police and fire departments investigate vehicle fire Video included

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The Superior fire and police departments are investigating the cause of a vehicle fire that happened early Saturday morning. 

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  • SLIDESHOW: Vikings fans celebrate incredible playoff win

    SLIDESHOW: Vikings fans celebrate incredible playoff win

    Monday, January 15 2018 2:58 PM EST2018-01-15 19:58:05 GMT

    WHAT. A. GAME. 

    WHAT. A. GAME. 

  • Photographers capture first super moon of 2018

    Photographers capture first super moon of 2018

    Tuesday, January 2 2018 2:23 PM EST2018-01-02 19:23:48 GMT
    Although it was a cold night, the skies were clear for the first super moon night of 2018. Photographers captured the moon, as well as the ring around it, with their lenses, and shared them with us. We've compiled them into a slideshow for you. If you have a photo you'd like to include, send it to connect@kbjr6.com. 
    Although it was a cold night, the skies were clear for the first super moon night of 2018. Photographers captured the moon, as well as the ring around it, with their lenses, and shared them with us. We've compiled them into a slideshow for you. If you have a photo you'd like to include, send it to connect@kbjr6.com. 
  • Deer hunters bagging bucks throughout the Northland

    Deer hunters bagging bucks throughout the Northland

    Monday, December 4 2017 3:19 PM EST2017-12-04 20:19:49 GMT

    Hunters in Wisconsin and Minnesota have submitted photos of their prized buck to us, and we couldn't help but share them with you!

    Hunters in Wisconsin and Minnesota have submitted photos of their prized buck to us, and we couldn't help but share them with you!

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  • Get Outdoors

    Get Outdoors

    KBJR 6 Today meteorologist Adam Lorch heads into the outdoors and showcases areas where you can enjoy Mother Nature.

    KBJR 6 Today meteorologist Adam Lorch heads into the outdoors and showcases areas where you can enjoy Mother Nature.

  • Northland's Very Own

    Northland's Very Own

    Jennifer Austin tells us the personal stories of those in the Northland who make an impact on those around them.

    Jennifer Austin tells us the personal stories of those in the Northland who make an impact on those around them.

  • Operation Hat Trick

    Operation Hat Trick

    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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