Robbery Foiled At Godfather’s Pizza, 2001

March 17, 2001 Godfather’s Pizza employees (left to right) Michelle McDonell, Zeb Hodel, David Tyson, Joe McDonell and Pete Boyechko foiled a robbery attempt Saturday night. (Rick Scibelli / News-Tribune) PIZZERIA WORKERS FOIL ROBBER By Bob Linneman, News-Tribune After fighting off an attempted robbery last weekend, workers at the Duluth Godfather’s Pizza on London Road…
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Cousin Jack Pasty Inc., 1965

January 1965 Mrs. Hazel Toikka (left) folds vegetable-beef filling into pie dough while Mrs. Aletha Birno (right) holds a finished Cousin Jack Pasty in Duluth in January 1965. In the background are Mrs. Alvera Haltli and Mrs. Ella Isaacson. (News-Tribune file photo) I can’t find much in the files to accompany this photo of the…
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NorShor Theatre History

With Monday’s announcement that the city of Duluth is planning (again) to buy the NorShor Theatre, let’s take a look back at the long history of the downtown landmark. Here are a variety of photos and stories from the News Tribune Attic: Duluth’s NorShor Theatre, shortly after opening in 1941. (News-Tribune file photo) July 10,…
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Complete 1973 WDIO Newscast

Someone recently posted to YouTube a complete WDIO newscast from 1973. It’s broken up into five separate videos. Enjoy:  

A And Dubs, 1996

July 7, 1996 Customers fill the parking lot at A & Dubs, 3131 W. Third St. in Duluth, on a warm evening in the summer of 1996. (File photos by Kathy Strauss / News-Tribune) WEST END ICON DULUTH’S LAST DRIVE-IN SERVES SIDE OF TRADITION WITH BURGERS News-Tribune It’s a hot, sticky night — a rare…
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