A 60-year-old Hibbing man was arrested for driving under the influence after rolling his ATV on the Chisholm ATV trail. The man was taken to a local hospital for treatment of a minor head injury, then was brought to jail.
An 80-year-old woman, who'd been reported missing Friday after she failed to return from grocery shopping, was found dead. Investigators believe she missed a turn - possibly due to foggy conditions - and drove into Island Lake.
Five county roads in the area of Makinen, Markham and Palo had to be temporarily closed due to flooding caused by heavy rainfall. The roads are expected to remain closed through the weekend.
A wetter than normal summer and discovery of more rock than anticipated has delayed progress on the rebuilding of 4th Street in Duluth. The work from 23rd Avenue East to Wallace Avenue, and on Wallace Avenue will be delayed until next spring.
The County Board will approve the 2018 maximum property tax levy on Sept. 26. They've given preliminary approval to a $132 million levy, which would have a .5% impact on property tax payers.
St. Louis County Courthouse
100 North 5th Avenue West
Duluth, MN 55802