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Details Announced for 2022 City of Duluth Fourth Fest

The Fourth of July will be here before we know it now is the time to start making plans for the holiday weekend in the Northland. Bayfront Festival Park will certainly be busy that entire weekend as Bayfront Country Jam starring Jake Owen takes place Friday, July 1. On Saturday July 2, families can attend 'A Salute To Disney In The Park'. Sunday, July 3 finds Hairball returning to Duluth.
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Scott Antonutti Resigns as Esko Girls Basketball Coach

ESKO, Minn. – After 14 seasons on the hardwood, Esko girls basketball coach Scott Antonutti has decided it is time to let go. Antonutti announced this month that he is stepping down as head coach of the program. In his time with the Eskomos Antonutti has led the team to three state tournament appearances and recorded over 300 coaching wins at this alma mater.
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Mysterious Mermaid Sits 3.5 Miles Off the Shore of Minnesota

Just recently there was a guy who claimed to have seen bigfoot up in northern Minnesota, near Duluth. Now people are starting to see mermaids off the shore of Minnesota! Ok, it's a statue of a mermaid, it's still a very cool site to see regardless, and she sits only about 3.5 miles off the shore of Minnesota.

Iron Rangers hold vigil to end domestic violence

VIRGINIA, MN (CBS 3 Duluth) - On the Iron Range, a vigil to raise awareness of domestic violence and to honor all victims, survivors, and anyone else impacted was held Wednesday night. The event is inspired by Kristen Bicking of Virginia, who was murdered last year. Her ex-boyfriend, Derek Malevich,...
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Duluth Farmers Market Back Open for the Summer

DULUTH, Minn. – The Duluth Farmers Market is back for the summer. Homegrown Minnesota flowers, potted plants, veggies, eggs, and maple syrup can all be found at the market. The Duluth Flower Farm, one of the businesses at the market has had a busy start to the season as hanging baskets and lettuce bowls are high in demand.
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Local School District Acting to Prepare, Prevent Shootings Inside Buildings

DULUTH, Minn. – The recent mass shooting inside an elementary school building in Uvalde, Texas, the deadliest since Sandy Hook in 2012, has school districts across the country reviewing their own ways to prevent and react to similar situations. That is also the case in the Northland. “I think...
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More police patrol Northland schools after Texas shooting

DULUTH — Some schools around the Northland heightened their security Wednesday after a gunman killed 19 students and two teachers the day before at a Texas elementary school. Several school districts in the Duluth area asked for larger law enforcement presence this week, according to their respective superintendents, and...
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24 Spartans Recognized for College Commitments

SUPERIOR, Wis. – Around seven percent of high school athletes move on to play in college. Superior high school has produced many talented student-athletes over the years, including the class of 2022. Wednesday night 24 Spartans were recognized for their decision to continue their athletic careers at the college...

City by City: Cook County, Bessemer, Cohasset

Cook County, MN- Earlier this week the County Road 45 Pike Lake Road Reconstruction project began and it’s expected to run through September. The closure will impact Country Road 44 to County Road 7 and Cascade River west to Babineau Corner. The work will reconstruct certain gravel roads, fix ditches, as well as realign roads for better sight lines. Cook county is expecting several more construction projects this summer.
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Blatnik Bridge Work Begins Next Week; Will Last All Summer

Maintenance work is kicking off next Tuesday on the Blatnik Bridge. Crews will be fixing the concrete, sealing, painting, and work on other projects like the drainage system and deck. You’ll see single lanes closed going north and south, but one lane in each direction will still be open at...
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Stores Prep For Memorial Day Weekend

DULUTH, Minn.– The Memorial Day holiday weekend is almost here. As Northlanders get ready for what consider the unofficial kickoff to summer, stores selling certain items are definitely keeping busy. Burggraf’s Ace Hardware in Duluth is stocking up on popular holiday weekend items. Supplies like grills, charcoal, and propane...

Local districts share safety protocols following Texas school shooting

DULUTH, MN. (CBS 3) - Maple, Wisconsin sits east of Superior in Douglas County. In their public school system, there are two elementary schools, a middle and a high school. “We have about 1,300 students, 4K through grade 12,” said Dr. Sara Croney, Superintendent of Maple Schools. According to...
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Ampact Learning Program Looking For Tutors

DULUTH, Minn.– The pandemic has been forcing students to learn online for quite a while now. That means many of the usual school routines have been disrupted. Potentially causing some kids to fall behind in their educational development. Ampact is a national nonprofit organization trying to help. Reading Corps,...