Some of the dentist’s tools are making it into the delivery room as more and more women are choosing nitrous oxide to help them have their baby.
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Small, family-owned coffee shop
In this week’s Knowing Your Neighbor we make a stop in Grand Marais. If you’re in need of a Cup of Joe we can offer up a suggestion for a small, family-owned business, Java Moose Espresso Cafe.
Proctor Councilor Sparks Conversation, Resolutions
It’s an idea that’s generating interest here in the Northland, a city councilor’s resolution to bring an NFL team to Proctor.
St. Louis County Received Grant Money
St. Louis County isn’t backing down when it comes to tackling the issue of invasive species.
Beat out 30 Teams on Saturday
Duluth East’s Daredevils Robotics Team is now state champions.
Avian Influenza Causing Layoffs and Thousands in Lost Wages
Farm suppliers and trucking companies are also feeling the consequences of the bird flu.
The Company Which Owns Maurices Makes $2 Billion Deal to Buy Ann Taylor
Ascena Retail Group, inc. and ANN INC. Monday announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Ascena will acquire ANN INC. for a combination of cash and stock in an accretive transaction.
Authorities Suspect Arson in Hibbing Fire
The Hibbing Fire Department responded at 3:43 a.m. to a report of house on fire.
Budget Deadline Bearing Down on Minnesota Lawmakers
A midnight deadline for the Minnesota Legislature to approve a new two-year budget is bearing down on lawmakers, who could see their stay in St. Paul extended by a rift over preschool.
Minnesota lawmakers have approved legislation imposing regulations on police agencies that use license plate readers, but they will wait for now to set new laws for body cameras.
With the swish of the mane it was farewell to Darla the miniature horse.
Early Sunday Evening in East Duluth
Several shots were fired early Sunday evening in Duluth.
Popular baby names
Minnesota parents really liked Henry and Olivia for baby names in 2014.
Events planned all week
The week long Duluth Dylan fest kicks off today.
Finals hours of the session
More pieces of Minnesota’s next budget are falling into place.
Hundreds rolled to set a new Guinness World Record in Grand Rapids, Saturday.
The new state budget Minnesota lawmakers are assembling supplies $16.5 million to aid in the state’s response to the avian flu.
73-Year-Old man found dead in Clearwater Lake
Authorities say a 73-year-old Bethel man has drowned in Clearwater Lake in central Minnesota.
27-Year-Old pronounced dead
The Gogebic County Sheriff’s Office is continuing its investigation into a rollover accident that claimed the life of a 27 year old Marenisco man early Saturday morning.
Otter Tail County law enforcement locate body
Authorities say they’ve recovered the body of a California man who fell out of a boat and drowned on Jewett Lake, near Fergus Falls, in northwestern Minnesota. Authorities say he was not wearing a life preserver.
Lake in Northwestern Minnesota
Authorities say a body has been pulled from Little Detroit Lake in northwestern Minnesota after a local pilot and a police investigator spotted it from a plane.
Budget to be finalized before May 18th
Minnesota lawmakers are starting a three-day sprint to hash out the specifics of a budget deal.
WITC Graduate Ends College Career With One Last Important Question
Friday night at WITC graduation, one student topped off her college career with more than just a diploma.
Kentucky Derby-Themed Party Benefits Local Theater
Duluthians put on their dresses and big hats to celebrate the 7th annual Duluth Playhouse fundraiser.
MN Lawmakers Reach Deal Over Wild Rice Sulfate Standards
Lawmakers have reached a compromise with Gov. Mark Dayton’s administration over enforcing state standards for protecting wild rice.
DNR Proposes No Antlerless Quotas for 13 WI Counties
The state Department of Natural Resources plans to ask its board this month to prohibit hunters from killing antlerless deer in 13 counties in effort to regrow the herd.
Blues Legend B.B. King Dies
Blues legend B.B. King has died in Las Vegas at age 89, his lawyer says.
It was a night to shine Thursday for Duluth’s homeless and street youth.
Weekend Spotlight: May 15-17
What Experts Are Saying About Job Hunting in 2015
“It’s always an interesting time of the year,” said Director of Career Services at The College of St. Scholastica, Mary Anderson.
A picture that may be hard to look at includes a message that is going viral.
Red Cliff Police Seek Donations for New K9 Officer
The Red Cliff Police Department is kicking off a fund raising effort to provide a K-9 Officer to their Department.
Cooking Connection: Thunder Cookies
For this week’s Cooking Connection, Positively 3rd Street Bakery worked with the FOX Sunrise crew.
Feingold to Run for His Old Senate
Democrat Russ Feingold has decided to run for his old Senate seat in Wisconsin against Republican Ron Johnson, who defeated him in 2010.
Animals to be Unveiled Memorial Day Weekend
Members of a critically endangered seal species are coming to the Minnesota Zoo.
Orchestra to Perform this Weekend
Members of the Minnesota Orchestra are in Cuba, making a historic trip with political implications.
When you are not feeling well, you go see the doctor, but when you’re feeling fine, a trip to the doctor may be in order.
A cell phone company is in talks with the City of Duluth about installing an antenna at either Wade Stadium or the Wheeler Athletic Complex.
Road Collapses Near Red Cliff
No one was injured after a culvert collapsed on Highway 13 just south of Red Cliff, Wisconsin.
Two Danbury Teens Injured in Crash
Two Danbury, Wisconsin teens were injured when their SUV rolled off the road near Spooner, Wisconsin Wednesday.
Rodgers Wins "Celebrity Jeopardy"; $50,000 for Childhood Cancer Research
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has earned $50,000 for childhood cancer research playing “Celebrity Jeopardy.”
At Least 6 Dead in Amtrak Crash in Philadelphia
Heavy equipment is being brought in at the scene of an Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia that killed at least six people.
Nepalese Man's Family Alive but in a Bad Situation
That Nepalese earthquake is hitting close to home for a local man.
New Downhill Mountain Bike Trail Could be Coming Soon
Spirit Mountain’s Bike Park is one step closer to being awarded a Bell Helmets $100,000 grant.
School Board Considers Rescinding Removal of Art Johnston
The Duluth School Board has decided to reverse its course and will no longer try to remove board member Art Johnston.
Burnett Dairy Cooperative Fined for Worker's Death
A federal worker safety agency is proposing a $193,000 fine against a Wisconsin dairy co-op after a man died in a grain bin in November.
St. Michael Man Charged with Murders of His Father & Brother
The son of an Elk River police officer is accused of killing his father and brother in Wright County.
Construction and Cleanup Expected in 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Steel are putting $3.5 million toward the Spirit Lake cleanup plan.
Suspects Still on the Loose
A suspicious item left at the front desk of the Holiday Inn and Express in Superior caused a four hour evacuation of the hotel Monday night.
Four Confirmed Dead
A major earthquake has hit Nepal near the Chinese border between the capital of Kathmandu and Mount Everest, with at least four confirmed dead less than three weeks after the country was devastated by a quake.