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St. Scholastica grad embarks on cross-country bike ride for mental health awareness

By Bob Ashenmacher A College of St. Scholastica graduate and Hermantown native will take the ...

Greyhounds stun St. Thomas Academy in 2A quarterfinal

Ryan Peterson scored at 1:31 in overtime to lift Duluth East to an improbable 6-5 victory over ...

Presentation at St. Scholastica to explore humanism

By Bob Ashenmacher A renowned history professor at The College of St. Scholastica will give ...

Gearing Up for Grandma’s 2015 pre-race training seminar set for March 21

By Bob Gustafson If you are training for a race during Grandma’s Marathon weekend in ...
Hovick. Submitted illustration

Saints’ Hovick named to All-UMAC first team

By Jesse Robinson St. Scholastica senior guard Mariah Hovick has been named to the All-Upper ...

Superior fifth-graders gather at UW-Superior for Track-o-Rama

Approximately 350 Superior fifth-graders will gather in UW-Superior’s Marcovich Wellness ...

Saints open Sunday in Florida

The Saints will open the 2015 baseball season against Penn State-Behrend and La Roche College ...
Katie McMahon. Submitted

Katie McMahon brings Irish music to St. Scholastica

By Bob Ashenmacher A singer known for her solo vocals in the famous “Riverdance” stage ...

Grant workshop to benefit social service providers

By Bob Ashenmacher The social work department of The College of St. Scholastica is offering ...
Deidre Shauna Lynch

Jane Austen expert to give free talk at St. Scholastica

By Bob Ashenmacher A Harvard University professor and renowned expert on author Jane Austen ...
Children's Museum

Duluth Children’s Museum seeks community input for future planning

The Duluth Children’s Museum has undergone tremendous changes in recent years, moving to ...

Maurices fashions ‘have never looked better’ as company reports record profits for second quarter Fiscal 2015

Maurices achieved record profit results and had industry-leading comp store sales results for ...
Jaiden Cofield (left) and Thunder Coach Sylvester. Submitted

Take a Bow: Cofield earns three postseason honors

By Tom Urbanski Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College Thunder women’s basketball ...

Loll Designs and Minnesota Power Foundation donate $65,000 to COGGS’ Duluth Traverse trail project

On March 3, 2015, Duluth Mayor Don Ness, Loll Designs, the Minnesota Power Foundation and Cyclists ...
Duluth Mayor Don Ness. Howie /

Howie: Former councilor says ‘Ness will be remembered as the most outstanding leader Duluth has known in several generations’

Former Duluth City Councilor David Wheeler on Don Ness’ accomplishments in his first ...
Conversations With Harley

Alice Skadsberg’s Conversations With Harley: Kill ‘em with kindness

We have all heard the expression, “Kill them with kindness.” What does it actually ...
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Hickel, Lacquette named All-WCHA Second Team

Summit School
Summit School is an independent Infant-Kindergarten school located at 1600 North 8th Avenue East in Duluth.
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Events Guide
The Head of the Lakes Jazz Festival will be held Friday and Saturday at Weber Music Hall and Marshall Performing Arts Center at University of Minnesota Duluth. The Tom Harrell Trio will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Weber Music Hall. While many baby boomers and artists are heading into retirement, trumpeter and composer Tom Harrell is busier than ever and at the top of his game. Jazz trombonist and clinician Paul McKee performs at 5 p.m. Saturday at Marshall Performing Arts Center.
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