The Trump administration turned the decision about whether people should be allowed to choose which bathroom to use based on gender identity or biological sex back to the states and individual school districts. President Barack Obama had created guidelines that said students should be able to choose.
Lt. Col. Ole-Ivar Overleir of the Norwegian Air Force is in Minnesota for an exchange program with the National Guard, and he got a chance to see a special relic from his homeland -- the Viking ship that used to sit in Leif Erikson Park.
Minnesota's Lt. Gov. Tina Smith stopped by Duluth Friday to tout the #InnovateMN campaign and get local business leaders' input. She said she wants the state's economy to diversify and improved broadband.
Just over two days since a fatal shooting in Duluth's East Hillside neighborhood, Police Chief Mike Tusken took questions from reporters. Chief Tusken said on Thursday that a homicide is the most important investigation police deal with and that around the clock, investigators have been trying to piece together what happened.
When bullets fly on our streets and in our neighborhoods, there are unintended victims. They may not be physically shot, but surrounding communities are left unsettled and loved ones are left mourning. They were not targeted, they were just Caught in the Crossfire.
The Friends of Animals Humane Society in Cloquet will finally be moving into a new home this Spring. Wednesday, the city received plans for the move and redevelopment of their current space - set to become a Taco Bell.