The Duluth Police Department is investigating vandalism at the Lester Park Elementary Playground. Someone set fire to the plastic mulch beneath a piece of playground equipment. The fire was small and it was put out quickly.
At the Duluth City Council meeting on June 27th, the council voted 5-3 in favor of lifting the ban of selling liquor in the Lester Park and Lakeside neighborhoods. The ban has been in effect since before 1900.