Final Report: No Connection Found Between Cloquet Super 8 Shooter and Victims
The Cloquet Police Department provided an update today on the investigation into the tragic shooting incident at the Super 8 Motel back in January that left 3 people dead. Was There a Connection Between Shooter and Victims?. The investigation included interviews, analysis of the suspect's electronic devices, and toxicology reports....
Mike's Cafe & Pizzeria in Esko to close in May
Between Duluth and Esko, the cafe had been in business for more than 40 years.
Duluth Police Bodycam Video Goes Viral – ‘Duluth Is A Real Life Fargo Movie’
Police found a woman dragging a gunshot victim down the sidewalk in Duluth. Investigators learned it was a mob hit. The victim was shot 8 times but survived.
Driver Seriously Injured In ATV Crash
GREEWOOD TOWNSHIP, MN (KDAL) – An ATV crash on Friday night has sent a Faribault, Minnesota man to a Duluth hospital with serious injuries. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Department says the incident occurred around 8:45 p-m in the 2600 block of County Road 77 in Greenwood Township.
First Alert: Temperatures will start to slide on Monday for a late, light snow chance later
WEATHER STORY: Sunday was mild in the thermometer but stiff winds made a wind chill factor that made it feel brisker in real life. Sunday night will get clouds and rain and even some random non-severe thunderstorms, too. This will be brought on by a low lumbering out of the Dakotas. By Monday, its backside will cool things down and induce a few flurries in the morning. That cooling trend could lead to another shot of snow starting on Thursday.
Don’t Miss The Annual Motorhead Madness Car Show In Duluth
Cars, trucks, rat rods, motorcycles, and more will be on display at this great event!
Don’t Be Alarmed: Duluth Police Conducting ‘Realistic’ Training Scenarios Today
People in one Duluth neighborhood might see some heavy police activity this afternoon, but officials say there's nothing to worry about. The Duluth Police Department shared on their social media account this morning (Monday, March 4) that the department's tactical response team will be conducting some training exercises later today that will look like real-life operations.
Gordy’s Hi-Hat In Cloquet Announces Opening Date For 2024 Season
A tasty sign of spring in the Northland has arrived!
Central MN Boys Basketball Section Pairings Announced
The boys basketball section playoffs start tonight with a section 8-4-A play-in game between 9th seeded Sartell-St. Stephen and #8 Elk River. The Sabres play at Elk River at 7 p.m. The winner gets top seeded Rogers Wednesday in Rogers.
Healing Paws Holds Adoption Event for Rescued Pups
DULUTH, Minn. — Some furry friends found their forever homes today thanks to Healing Paws Rescue!. The dog rescue puts on monthly events to help find families for the dogs in their care. Healing Paws said they just got a transport of thirty four puppies from Texas, where hundred of dogs are euthanized each day. At PetSmart in Duluth, customers and interested dog lovers gathered around to pet the available dogs sporting matching bandanas.
Mentor North launches campaign asking community to nominate mentors
DULUTH, MN. (Northern News Now) - Mentoring a young person not only makes a big difference in their lives but can be incredibly rewarding. On Monday, Mentor North, a non-profit in Duluth, launched a month-long campaign “March into Mentoring.”. Leaders are asking community members to nominate a caring adult...
Chum sets goal to raise $100K for Minnesota FoodShare Month
DULUTH, MN. (Northern News Now) - A Duluth food shelf set a goal of raising $100,000 and 50,000 pounds of food in one month. Chum is participating in Minnesota FoodShare Month and they’re looking to stock their shelves with supplies. Representatives with Chum said there is usually a major...
Growing 101: Class teaches Duluthians basics of cultivating cannabis
DULUTH, MN. (Northern News Now) - A class teaching the basics of growing marijuana hoped to spark interest in the budding industry. In August, Minnesota legalized the possession, use, and home-growth of marijuana for adults over the age of 21. “People really just look at this plant as a plant,”...
A new film spotlights Bad River Band’s fight against Line 5 pipeline
A new documentary film features the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa and its David vs. Goliath battle against the Line 5 pipeline. They’re up against the Canadian energy company Enbridge, which uses the pipeline to shuttle oil from Superior, Wisconsin, through the Great Lakes and back up to Sarnia, Ontario. On its way, roughly 12 miles of pipe run through the Bad River reservation, near the namesake river that flows into Lake Superior. It’s a fight the Band says is necessary to defend its home and waters from the 71-year-old pipeline — and protect the lake for future generations.
Check Out This Construction Career Night In Duluth, Minnesota
Earn as you learn in the Construction Trades!
Coffee Conversation: Addressing Health Needs Beyond the Clinical Space
DULUTH, Minn. — Addressing health needs goes beyond medicinal support; often times it’s rooted in the basics like access to transportation, food security and more. Essentia Health has 10 community health workers (CHW) who work to ensure that individuals are supported inside and outside of the hospital. CHW...
GMN Sketch: Brenna
Each morning, Good Morning Northland likes to showcase the artistic talents of our young viewers, with the GMN Weather Sketch. Good Morning Northland would like you to send in your Weather Sketch. Draw a picture and send it to:. WDIO-TV WEATHER SKETCH. P.O. Box 16897. Duluth, MN 55816-0897. Join the...
Duluth local leaders call for “Uncommitted” votes on Super Tuesday
On Saturday, March 2nd, state leaders gathered to encourage Minnesotans to vote “uncommitted” in the DFL Presidential Primary on Super Tuesday. This call to action is due to the fighting happening in Gaza. Elected officials in Duluth gathered at the Minnesota Power Plaza downtown. Those who attended said...
UMD men’s basketball head to conference championship
SIOUX FALLS, SD. (Northern News Now) - The UMD men’s basketball team is heading to the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Championship Game. On Monday, the men defeated the Winona State Warriors 90-76 in the conference semifinals in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Fifth-year senior Drew Blair led the team...
Golfers Hit the Course as Big Lake Golf Resort Opens
CLOQUET, Minn. — It’s Tee time! Golfers are already hitting the fairways during spring-like conditions. Big Lake Golf Resort in Cloquet opened its course today, making it the course’s earliest opening to date. Many eager golfers hit the greens for the first time in months. One of the owners of Big Lake says the course is in good shape, and after reviewing the upcoming weather, the decision was made to open.