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Memorial Day events in Duluth
3 hours 19 min ago
Dennis Aho provides the memorial tolling of the ship's bell. The bell is rung eight times, four sets of two tolls, to signal a final changing of the watch. (Photo by Teri Cadeau)
Duluth commemorates National Maritime Day
2 hours 23 min ago
The Sunday after Bob Ballou Day, Ballou, left, continued to receive congratulations. Here he shakes hands with Kevin Peterson after the service at First United Methodist Church. (Photo by Doug Buell)
At 93 he runs, lift weights and sings
1 hour 42 min ago
David Bard, right, and family at Sarah's graduation. (Photo submitted)
A grateful graduation
29 min 57 sec ago
Hope the Bear (Photo submitted)
Gloria Dei holds onto Hope
44 min 25 sec ago
Abigail Etterson at the Poetry Out Loud finals in Washington D.C. (Photo by James Kegley)
Embracing the words of our time
58 min 45 sec ago
Apple and crabapple blossoms flourish on East Eighth Street. (Photo by Richard Thomas)
Photos: May 29 issue
3 hours 29 min ago
Veterans Service Office hosts town hall Wednesday
May 24, 2016 - 11:15am
The Blue Heron
Free science on deck Friday
May 23, 2016 - 4:31pm
Virginia spring beauties opens their pink petals on a sunny May day. Note the thin leaves. (Photo by Larry Weber)
Spring beauties carpet the forest floor
May 20, 2016 - 9:35pm
Last year's Dig in for the Downtown Waterfront District. (Photo: Greater Downtown Council)
Calling all beautification volunteers to get digging
May 20, 2016 - 9:26pm
Honeybee on a watermelon flower. (Photo by Stephen Ausmus, U.S. Department of Agriculture)
Action needed to protect pollinators
May 20, 2016 - 9:17pm
2016 University of Minnesota Duluth commencement. (Photo by Brett Groehler, UMD)
Behind the scenes at commencement
May 20, 2016 - 9:10pm
If I only had a brain? What about you?!
May 20, 2016 - 6:14pm
Nuclear attack drill, 1962. (Photo by Walter Albertin)
Which way to go, America?
May 20, 2016 - 6:06pm

Inside Duluth Budgeteer

Santa Claus rides in Canal Park on a December afternoon in 2013. (Photo by Clint Austin)

The Lakewalk. In the 1970s, as Duluth's economy started to decline, Canal Park became an industrial wasteland and car junkyard along the shoreline. In the 1980s, slowly but surely, ...