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Image: Law Enforcement Memorial Prayer Lunch is May 16

The 27th annual memorial event is hosted by the St. Louis County Law Enforcement Chaplain’s Association. Retired Duluth Police Chief Scott Lyons will be the keynote speaker.   Read More...

Image: Use of force ruled justified in officer involved shooting

The County Attorney's Office has reviewed the investigation reports of the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and concluded that officers were acting to protect themselves and fellow officers when they shot a suicidal woman who brandished a handgun at them. The woman survived her injuries.   Read More...

Image: Work on Duluth's Arlington Ave scheduled for April 19

Motorists should expect delays or seek other routes along Arlington Avenue, Tuesday, as crews work to level manholes following last summer's major road reconstruction project. Also on the 19th, an informational meeting will be held for residents regarding extending the sidewalk on the east side of Arlington.    Read More...

Image: Culvert work to temporarily close Arkola Road in Cotton

Beginning Monday, April 18, and lasting up to 15 days, County State Aid Highway 52, also known as Arkola Road, will be closed between Hwy 53 and CSAH 7. The culvert work is in preparation for a resurfacing project that will take place this summer.   Read More...

Image: Low interest loans available for first time homebuyers

Nearly $3.5 million in low interest loans is available to provide affordable mortgages to first-time homebuyers through a collaboration between Minnesota Housing and St. Louis County.   Read More...

Image: Fire destroys unoccupied house south of Ely

The house in Eagles Nest Township was vacant at the time of the blaze. Sherff's deputies and the State Fire Marshall are investigating the cause.   Read More...

Image: David Lee hired as Public Health and Human Services Director

Lee previously served in a similar role in Carlton County. He replaces Ann Busche who is retiring after leading PHHS for more than 11 years.   Read More...

Image: Deputies investigating missing person case

Sheriff's deputies are looking for Jeremy Morrell. The Cook man has been missing since March 29. Anyone with possible information on his whereabouts is asked to call 218-742-9825.   Read More...

Image: Help us improve our website

We are considering ways to make our website more user friendly, and would appreciate your feedback regarding what you like and don't like about our existing site. Please take this short survey.   Read More...

Image: Northland Community Wellness Day is Saturday

The 7th annual event is free and open to the public, and features a rock climbing wall, bouncy house, various games in the gym with UMD athletes, an outdoor family hike and a bicycle obstacle course, plus 75 vendors focusing on a range of good health topics.   Read More...

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Public Works Image: Public Works They maintain 3,000 miles of roads in the summer, and then plow those roads in the winter and spring. They’re always planning ahead – sometimes years into the future – on road and bridge reconstruction projects, and yet, as was proven following the 2012 flood, can shift resources at remarkable speed to respond to disaster.

With approximately 300 employees, the Public Works Department is the second largest department in the county. It’s also the most spread out, operating out of 18 garages to provide the best service across the county’s 7,000+ square miles. As part of its responsibility for roads, the department also oversees nearly 600 bridges and 40,000 traffic signs.

This year, the Public Works Department expects to wrap up its last major flood-related project – the rebuilding of Highland Street and 57th Avenue West. The above photo was taken in June and shows the construction of what will be a 183-foot bridge spanning Keene Creek. The $10.7 million project is the second largest ever for the county. (The largest project – the rebuilding of Haines Road – was completed last year and has since been recognized as the best project in the state by the Minnesota County Highway Engineers Association.)

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    Top five salaries
    The Federal Funding Accountability Transparency Act (FFATA) requires all agencies that receive federal grants, cooperative agreements, loans, and other forms of Federal financial assistance to report the compensation of its top 5 executives. Minnesota Statutes section 471.701 requires counties and cities with a population of more than 15,000 to annually notify its residents of the positions and base salaries of its three highest-paid employees.

    In keeping with the requirements for both, the top earning St. Louis County titles and salaries as of Jan. 1, 2016 are: 

    County Administrator:  $170,623 
    County Attorney:  $151,611 
    Public Health and Human Services Director:  $144,643
    Public Works Director:  $137,738
    Assistant County Attorney:  $131,893
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    St. Louis County c/o CorVel Corporation
    3001 NE Broadway #645 
    Minneapolis, MN  55413
    Fax: (866) 450-9388
    St. Louis County’s Payor ID: E9080
    CorVel Representative: (612) 436-2400
    For dates of injury or claim number information, please call:
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    (218) 726-2613

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    By Dana Kazel on 5/6/2016 1:06 PM
    Opioid addiction is now an epidemic, according to The Centers for Disease Control (CDC). That includes addiction to both the illegal form - heroin, and legal versions - painkillers. In fact, four out of five heroin addicts say they started on prescription drugs. The results are devastating: skyrocketing incidents of overdoses, more and more children being removed from homes where parents battle addiction, and other heartbreak

    Senator Amy Klobuchar has been holding forums throughout the state seeking input from those on the front lines in this battle, and today she stopped in Duluth. The panel discussion included two St. Louis County representatives: County Attorney Mark Rubin and PHHS's Marcia Gurno, who helps coordinate the Substance Abuse Prevention and Intervention Initiative (SAPII). Also participating were representatives from local law enforcement, substance abuse treatment programs and medical experts.

    By Dana Kazel on 4/18/2016 11:55 AM

    As the St. Louis County Board considers a draft ordinance that would allow all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) on County Roads, Public Works Director Jim Foldesi addresses concerns about safety.

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    Duluth Courthouse
    100 N 5th Ave W
    Duluth, MN 55802

    Government Services Center (GSC)
    Government Services Center (GSC)
    320 W 2nd St
    Duluth, MN 55802

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    Virginia Courthouse
    300 S 5th Ave
    Virginia, MN 55792

    Northland Office Center
    Northland Office Center
    307 1st St S
    Virginia, MN 55792

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    1810 12th Ave E
    Hibbing, MN 55746

    Hibbing Annex
    Courthouse Annex
    1814 14th Ave E
    Hibbing, MN 55746

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    St. Louis County Service Center
    320 Miners Dr E
    Ely, MN 55731

    Joint Public Works Facility
    2210 E Sheridan St
    Ely, MN 55731

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    1st District
    Commissioner Frank Jewell
    Vice Chair
    100 N 5th Ave W - Room 202
    Duluth, MN  55802
    Term Expires: 1/7/2019 

    2nd District
    Patrick Boyle
    100 N 5th Ave W - Room 202
    Duluth, MN 55802
    Term Expires:1/3/2017

    Chris Dahlberg - County Commissioner 3rd District

    3rd District
    Commissioner Chris Dahlberg
    100 N 5th Ave W - Room 202
    Duluth, MN  55802
    Term Expires:1/3/2017 

    4th District
    Commissioner Tom Rukavina
    St. Louis County Service Center
    320 Miners Drive East
    Ely, MN  55731
    Term Expires: 1/7/2019

    5th District
    Commissioner Pete Stauber
    100 N 5th Ave W - Room 202
    Duluth, MN  55802
    Term Expires: 1/3/2017

    6th District
    Commissioner Keith Nelson
    Virginia Courthouse
    300 S 5th Ave
    Virginia, MN  55792
    Term Expires: 1/7/2019 

    7th District
    Commissioner Steve Raukar
    Board Chair
    Hibbing Courthouse
    1810 12th Ave E
    Hibbing, MN  55746
    Term Expires: 1/3/2017

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