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Steve Tanko

Here's more than you ever cared to know about me. I'm a "lifer".  ...Born and raised on Minnesota's Iron Range...moving to the Twin Ports area 20 years ago. I've worked for these radio stations for18 years and love every minute of it.  Although you hear me on the radio during the mid-day, my main role is Production Manager for our stations - writing and producing commercials. In my spare time (what's that?)  I'm married with one child.  I'm active in my son's school and volunteer in the community and serve on a variety of boards and committees.  I love to cook and have collected records for my entire life.  Although I spin "the Northland's Favorite Hits" on the radio, my collection is mostly comprised of classic country.   I'm also interested in business and economics. Thanks for listening!!
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What Are Law Enforcement Officials Doing About Domestic Violence In Duluth; Media Event On January 29 To Highlight A New Initiative

Domestic violence is an important issue that puts a strain on families, relationships, and resources.  That's why officials from the City of Duluth, St Louis County, and other community leaders have teamed up to do something about it.

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How Do I Use An iPad? Learn The Basics At The Duluth Public Library On February 12

If you received a new E-reading machine for Christmas - maybe an iPad or tablet or even a Nook or Kindle - and aren't confident in how to operate it, you're in luck!  The Duluth Public Library is holding a free event to help you out.

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How To Make Dorito Bread; Bon Appetit Magazine Comes Under Social Media Fire For Sharing This Recipe

As a regular reader of Bon Appetit magazine, I can tell you that many of the articles and recipes that they publish have to do with the higher-end of the culinary pyramid;  You won't find many tater-tot hotdish recipes within its pages.  That's why I was surprised to see them share a recipe for Dorito Bread on their Facebook page over the weekend.

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How To Clean Those Hard-To-Clean Parts Of Your Kitchen; Life Hacks You Can Use For Your Weekend Housecleaning

I love Martha Stewart.  Yes, she can be a little pretentious at times - but she has every right to be:  The woman knows her stuff!  That's why when I ran across this article on her website, I was quick to check it out.

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Saint Louis County To Update Zoning Ordinances; Provide Input At A Series Of Public Meetings

The current set of zoning ordinances for St Louis County haven't been updated since 1993.  Those regulations govern how land can be used within the confines of the largest county in the State of Minnesota.

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What Do People In Minnesota And Wisconsin Like To Eat? New Survey Discloses The Most-Popular “American Cuisine” State-By-State

The term American Food or American Cuisine gets tossed around by people all of the time.  But what does it really mean?

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Minnesota Traffic Deaths Down In 2014; Downward Trend Continues 18 Year Trend

Minnesota drivers should be proud!  In 2014, they were the safest they've been since World War II. While any traffic fatality is one too many, the numbers from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety show that we're getting safer on our roadways.

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