It's time for Friday night lights, and Eyewitness Prep Sports Extra. Where we focus on High School football games going on in the Northland for the weekend of October 4.
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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12
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US and Partners Begin Airstrikes in Syria
The aerial effort against the extremist group Islamic State has been expanded from Iraq into Syria. The Pentagon says the operation involves warplanes from the U.S. and its partners.
Ebola Worker with Northland Ties Killed in Guinea
A pastor and clinic administrator with ties in Duluth was killed in Guinea last week. Moses Mamy was part of an Ebola awareness team traveling from village to village. When they reached Womey last Tuesday, residents attacked and killed Mamy and seven others. Mamy's friends say he will be remembered for "his generous heart."
Saint Louis County Board Forum Gets Heated
There were some tense moments during a candidate forum for the Saint Louis County Board Monday. Two sets of candidates answered some tough questions during the forum set up by the Duluth News Tribune. In District One, Jim Booth is challenging incumbent Frank Jewell. Former state legislator Tom Rukavina and Christina Hujanen are fighting for the District Four seat.
Duluth Authorities Increase Reward for Information about Historic Home Arson
As the Duluth Police Department continue to search for whomever allegedly set a historic Duluth house on fire, they announced on Monday that the reward for information has increased.
City Councilor Joins Growing Field Vying for Superior Mayor
City Councilor Mike Herrick made the official announcement on Monday night. He says his campaign will focus on continuing to grow the city, keeping young people in the city, and making Superior more business-friendly.