Storm Clouds Over West Duluth

May 15, 1981 Storm clouds approach over the hills in West Duluth, in a view looking north on Central Avenue from Interstate 35. (Jack Rendulich / News-Tribune) Price of gas at the station on the left: $1.26. In the distance, maybe three or four blocks up the street, there appears to be a railroad bridge…
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TV Flashback: Hey, Where’s Bob Saget?

May 1987 John Posey (center) is a young widower with three daughters – Jodie Sweetin (left), Candace Cameron and baby makes three – in "Full House," a new half-hour comedy series airing this fall on the ABC Television Network. The program also stars (rear, l-r) Dave Coulier and John Stamos. (ABC promotional photo) ——————————- When…
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Duluth East – State Hockey Champs, 10 Years Ago

March 7, 1998 Duluth East hockey players celebrate after beating Anoka in the Class AA boys championship game at the St. Paul Civic Center. (Dave Ballard / News Tribune) GREYHOUNDS DOWN ANOKA FOR CLASS AA TITLE ST. PAUL The final high school hockey game in St. Paul Civic Center history turned into a Duluth East…
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Downtown Eveleth – Do You Know When?

Here is a photo of downtown Eveleth from the News Tribune archives, but it doesn’t have a date or any other caption information. There is a banner on the Chevy dealer that I think reads "1942," but I can’t be sure. Note the gas pumps at the curb. Anyone have a guess for the date…
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Sir Benedict’s, Early 1980s

Photos from Sir Benedict’s Tavern on the Lake in Duluth: March 11, 1982 On Wednesday nights, Sir Benedict’s is filled with the sound of bluegrass. Jamming are, clockwise from top left, guitar player Mike Monson, harmonica player Lyle Niemi, fiddler Ken Sherman, banjo players David Miller and Jeanne Anderson, mandolin man Ted Heinonen and listener Anne…
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