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June 1, 2013
Danny Sullivan, founding editor of Search Engine Land, describes how Google's "conversational search" allows users to ask the popular search engine questions and get real-time answers. Sullivan was speaking at Zenith Duluth SocialCon Thursday morning at the Greysolon Ballroom. (Photo by Tom Olsen)
Local businesses get a lesson in digital marketing
June 1, 2013 - 8:48pm
May 4, 2013
Mariah McKechnie shows off the vault in the new downtown storefront for her Northland Special Events business. The vault, which came from the 1939 New York World's Fair, has now been turned into a conference area for event coordinators and clients to meet. (Photo by Tom Olsen)
Event planning business expands with downtown Duluth presence
May 4, 2013 - 9:45pm
April 27, 2013
Tami Lapole Edmunds and her husband, Dan Edmunds, won the Emerging Entrepreneur Award for their business Art in the Alley. (Naomi Yaeger photo)
Labovitz Award recipients announced
April 27, 2013 - 8:13pm
April 20, 2013
Jamar Company president Mike McParlan holds up a sheet of yellow paper that he called "banana paper" during the 100-year celebration held at the Jamar Company in West Duluth on Tuesday. He said that when he first started with the company he didn't like it. "I didn't have the courage to change it," McParlan said. "Now, it's much too important to our company to change." He said the yellow stationary is used for proposals and cover letters and distinguishes his  company from its competitors. (Photo by Naomi...
Duluth contracting company celebrates 100 years
April 20, 2013 - 9:10pm
Duluth Chamber Ambassador Rhonda Corey visits with Mike Lundstrom after he gave a presentation on the importance of the aviation industry to Duluth's Economy. (Photo by Naomi Yaeger)
Aviation industry brings a multiplier effect to Duluth economy
April 20, 2013 - 8:55pm
Pamela Porisch
Beltone announces new hire, promotion
April 20, 2013 - 8:53pm
Nicole Behm
Duluth credit union expands mortgage department
April 20, 2013 - 8:51pm
February 16, 2013
Duluth chefs to team up for Community Garden Program fundraiser
February 16, 2013 - 12:52am
February 9, 2013
A multi-tasking entrepreneur, Amber Griffith, owner of Cake Occasions, talks on the phone while carrying a tray. Griffith was one of the panelists to share her experiences of starting a business during an event sponsored by Twin Ports Connex. (Photo by Naomi Yaeger)
Duluth business owners stress networking for young entrepreneurs
February 9, 2013 - 10:11am
Peter Gravett, Sandy Karnowski, and Alison Wood share a laugh before Karnowski presents a $15,000 check to Peter Gravett. Karnowski is Cliffs Natural Resources district manager for public affairs in Minnesota. Gravett is the education director at Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center, and Wood is a science teacher at Denfeld High School. The donation is allowing 23 Denfeld students to take part in Wolf Ridge's Science Immersion Program. (Photo by Tom Olsen)
Cliffs donation gives Denfeld students new science opportunities
February 9, 2013 - 9:31am
December 15, 2012
Dr. Amanda Bruce opened PetCare of Duluth in May with the goal of providing basic pet care services at affordable prices. She is offering free checkups for cats and dogs every Thursday through the end of the year. (Submitted photo)
PetCare of Duluth aims to bring affordable pet care to Lincoln Park
December 15, 2012 - 8:25pm
November 24, 2012
Downtown Duluth welcomes new coffeehouse
November 24, 2012 - 11:13pm
November 10, 2012
Mike Abrahamson, Burger King area supervisor; Karin Swor, Veterans' Memorial Hall board member; Kerrie Wittkop, Burger King office manager; and Keith Brodin, Burger King restaurant manager for the London Road location, listen to Veterans' Memorial Hall program director Dan Hartman talk about a new fundraiser going on now at Burger King restaurants in Duluth to support Veterans' Memorial Hall. (Photo by Thomas Vaughn for the Budgeteer)
Burger King restaurants offer a 'Whopping' good way to honor vets
November 10, 2012 - 9:48pm
October 13, 2012
Louise Berg (left) and her husband, Lyle, stand in front of their home in West Duluth before 40 volunteers organized by the Arrowhead Builders Association arrived to re-side and reroof their home. (Submitted photo)
Local builders pull together to help West Duluth veteran
October 13, 2012 - 11:47pm
October 7, 2012
"Monkey Man Talks and Thinks at the Same Time" by Cecilia Schiller on display as part of the show "Playground" at the Prøve Gallery in September. The gallery showcases contemporary and experimental art. (Photo by Tony Zappa)
Downtown Duluth's Prøve Gallery hosting special first anniversary exhibit
October 7, 2012 - 1:37pm