Despite high waves and red flag warnings about rip tides, the two had been swimming off a Park Point Beach. Numerous agencies assisted in searching for the 10-year-old girl and 38-year-old man.
Firefighters from a dozen departments will participate in a large fire training exercise at the former hotel in Eveleth, which fell into major disrepair after years of neglect and is now tax forfeited. It's expected to be demolished later this year.
St. Louis County Public Works has installed blue lights at 14 intersections in Duluth and Hermantown to help stop drivers who run red lights. Statistics show that most serious and fatal accidents in the Duluth area are caused by motorists running a red light.
One woman is recovering after being stabbed in the stomach at a Mt. Iron bar. Another woman has surrendered to deputies in connection with the crime.
Homeowners and renters still wanting to apply for a property tax refund for 2015 need to do so by August. 15. Last year, the average refund was $840 for homeowners and $635 for renters.
St. Louis County Courthouse
100 North 5th Avenue West
Duluth, MN 55802