Stone Ridge Shopping Center Construction, 1993

May 14, 1993   This is an aerial view of the construction site of the Stone Ridge Shopping Center near the intersection of Trinity Road and Central Entrance/Miller Trunk Highway. (1993 file / News-Tribune) The above photo shows the location of the Stone Ridge Shopping Center as it was on May 14, 1993, during its…
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President Kennedy In Duluth, 1963

Sept. 24, 1963 President John F. Kennedy greets admirers during a visit to Duluth in this Sept. 24, 1963, photo. (File / News Tribune) President John F. Kennedy visited Duluth in September 1963, less than two months before he was assassinated. Kennedy, who also appeared in the Northland as a presidential candidate in 1960, gave…
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Duluth Arena-Auditorium Construction, 1963-66

1964 Project foreman Buz Beechler (left) and William Colt work on construction of the Duluth Arena-Auditorium. (1964 file / News Tribune) This week’s groundbreaking of the $57 million DECC expansion may elicit memories of construction of the then-Duluth Arena-Auditorium in the 1960s. Groundbreaking of the Duluth Arena-Auditorium took place on Dec. 20, 1963, and construction…
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Pennant Fever, 1987

Oct. 15, 1987 Bruce Kraushaar (left), a licensed vendor from Connecticut, shows off his wares to Terri Smith of New Duluth as he plys his busy trade near the intersection between Miller Hill Mall and Target. (Steve Stearns / News Tribune)   Oh, 1987. 3 Men and a Baby was a smash hit at the…
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The News Tribune Attic Is Closed

Well, I had hoped to keep this site going for a long time to come, but it was not meant to be. As of today, for reasons beyond my control, the Attic is no more. I’ve cleared the board and posted everything that had been in the holding queue, so you have a few last…
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