Daugherty Hardware Opens New Store

Nov. 17, 1976 As Daugherty Hardware conducts its going-out-of-business sale, here is a look back at when it opened the doors of its present building: Robert F. Lundberg, president of Lincoln Stores, Inc. – owner of the Daugherty Hardware & Appliances store in Duluth – said the store, now in its new building, is the…
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House Of Donuts

June 26, 1991 Myrna Rich digs into a snack at the House of Donuts on Fourth Street in Duluth. (Steve Stearns / News-Tribune) House of Donuts, which was located near where Whole Foods Co-op now stands, lasted up until just a few years ago and is much missed (according to News Tribune colleagues who have…
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Dary Delite

Feb. 5, 1979 This customer will have to wait a few months before getting service at Dary Delite (the correct spelling) at the corner of Rice Lake Road, Arrowhead Road and Arlington Avenue. (Charles Curtis / News Tribune) Whatever happened to Dary Delite? Does anyone out there know?

TV Flashback: Hugh Downs Goes Diving

Feb. 14, 1992 Dr. Sylvia Earle, world-record diver and environmentalist, went diving with Hugh Downs, anchor of ABC News’ "20/20," in the Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary to explore an ecosystem endangered by human abuse. The segment will air on an upcoming edition of "20/20." (ABC promotional photo)

At This Time Last Year…

March 1-2, 2007 One year ago, a blizzard hammered Duluth with 20+ inches of snow and winds in excess of 60 mph. Galleries of storm photos still are available at duluthnewstribune.com. Here are three photos I contributed to the DNT Web site during the blizzard – one from my walk to work along the Lakewalk…
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