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The Busy Life of a Railroad Tower Man

The Busy Life of a Railroad Tower Man

Superior’s Central Avenue Interlocking, Part 2

Originally published March 2015 Last month we explored the history and executive battles that surrounded the railroad territory at Central Avenue in South Superior, Wisconsin. This month’s story explains how trains were safely routed through the area. The Dispatcher’s Hidden Helpers The men who kept track of all of the trains moving across a division… Continue Reading

Halloween Howl: Night at the Museum

Halloween Party with the Douglas County Historical Society Saturday, October 29

‘So Rich in Beauty’

A History of Duluth's Lincoln Park

The 1889 Phoenix Block

This Month's Lost Landmark

Murder Most Swedish

The Killing of Dr. J. J. Eklund

Remembering Bessie, Duluth’s Elephant

This month's memory from Jim Heffernan

Dock 5

This Month's Ghost Sign

Don LaFontaine, Duluth’s ‘Voice of God’

This Month's Forgotten Duluthian

Third Regiment Armory / Shrine Auditorium

This Month's Grand Old Building

Paul Metsa live in concert Friday, October 13

Benefit show to support the Douglas County Soldiers and Sailors Relief Fund

The 1889 Hartley House

This Month's Past & Present Pic