Taystee Bakery Closes In Duluth’s West End, 1987

November 13, 1987 Lights glow at the Taystee Bread bakery, 2326 W. Superior St., as loaves are “baked while you sleep” in March 1983. The beam of light is from a passing car. (Joey McLeister / News-Tribune) After today, Taystee bakes no more By Mike Hughlett, News-Tribune staff writer Today will be the last time…
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2012 Attic Calendar Is On Sale Now

The 2012 Duluth Memories calendar, featuring historical photos from the News Tribune archives, is on sale now. The calendar features 13 photos from the Twin Ports dating from the 1950s through the 1980s. It sells for $7; $10 is shipping is required. You can purchase calendars during business hours at the News Tribune offices, 424…
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36th Anniversary Of The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald

Today, Nov. 10, 2011, is the 36th anniversary of the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald in a November gale on Lake Superior. Last year, on the 35th anniversary, I compiled a pretty extensive collection of photos and video related to the wreck. You can view that entry here. I may try to dig up some…
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Coming Soon… The 2012 News Tribune Attic Calendar

Back by popular demand for a second year, there will be a 2012 News Tribune Attic photo calendar going on sale soon. Many of you purchased our 2011 calendar (thank you), which ended up selling out. Keep an eye out on this site for more details about where and when you can purchase the new…
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Old Aerial Photos Of Downtown Superior

I found a couple of undated aerial photos of downtown Superior in the News Tribune files. They were taken by the News Tribune’s Earl Johnson, probably in the early 1960s – though if you see any clues in these that could help pinpoint the date, please post a comment. The first two photos below are…
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