Due to a profound budget deficit brought on by the pandemic, both Togo and Willow River Correctional Facilities are expected to close. We spoke to a former employee and the Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Corrections about their thoughts and feelings on the matter.
North Shore Estates LLC nursing home in Duluth and Diamond Willow Assisted Living in Proctor have been added to the Minnesota Department of Health's list of congregate care facilities with at least one case of COVID-19.
Two young children were rescued after falling from a cliff at Gooseberry Falls State Park on Saturday afternoon, the Lake County Sheriff's Office says. The two children were were airlifted to a Duluth hospital.