In our communities, native women and girls are especially vulnerable to being trafficked into prostitution, but now, a partnership between law enforcement and a local nonprofit adds a new layer of protection for them. Sex trafficking is a significant threat in Duluth considering the port city's large native population.
Bridging the gap between different student populations is the goal of a new class at Proctor High School. It's called unified physical education, and it's a curriculum being used at only two other schools in the state.
The Northland is finally seeing melting after constant snow and cold this winter, but when it comes to clearing sidewalks, waiting for warmer temperatures to do the shoveling work, might be a bad gamble.