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Join KOOL 101.7 At 10pm For A Fireworks Soundtrack Of Your Favorite American Music

KOOL 101.7 is happy to announce at 10pm we will feature local programming of American music to use as music to enjoy the fireworks tonight. The Fourth Fest fireworks officially begin at 10:10 pm and KOOL 101.7 will be playing the perfect music to enjoy the festivities with.

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Category: 4th of July, Featured
By:Spencer Platt
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Where To Avoid, How To Get Around Duluth For The 4th Of July Events

July 4th always presents a mess for traffic. With the annual Fourth Fest happening at Bayfront Festival Park, there is some parking in the area but it is very limited. Plus it is not easy getting around and sometimes you have to be creative. The Duluth Police issued a statement for how they plan to handle traffic.

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University Of Wisconsin-Superior Debuts New Data Science Masters Degree Program Online

A new Masters degree will debut this fall at the University of Wisconsin-Superior and its students will exist totally online!

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Highway 53 Relocation Receives Funding; Vote By Minnesota Legislators Allows Bonding By Minnesota Department Of Transportation

The Highway 53 relocation project on the Iron Range moved past a major hurdle yesterday:  Minnesota legislators voted to allow bonding by the Minnesota Department of Transportation.  The move was an important piece on the project;  without funding the move couldn't happen.

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Almost Thought We Were Giving Away A Co-Worker, Lacey Needs A Forever Home

Daryl called from Animal Allies, and mentioned to me that Lacey liked to sit on the couch and snuggle and that they were going to fix her. When I thought we were talking about a co-worker, Daryl laughed.

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Category: Animals, Featured, Pets
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You Can Meet Rick Springfield Just By Knowing His Rear End

How would you like to go to see Rick Springfield live at Bayfront Festival Park July 9th? Listen to Chris Allen around 7:30 and play "Rick's Rear End". Chris Allen will play a portion of the end of a Rick Springfield song, once you are the correct caller, if you can guess the right song you are a winner of 2 tickets and 2 meet and greet passes.

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4 Best Trails to Go Biking With the Family in Duluth & Superior

The Twin Ports is home to miles and miles of biking trails.  There's mountain bike trials, paved trails, and beautiful scenery all around.  Here's 4 of the best paved trails in the Northland to go biking on with the family.

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:Ethan Miller
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5 Best Duluth Superior Bands

I try to stay connected with local music. I have heard some great singers and some not so great. I am presenting to you the 5 best local bands. Keep in mind, some of them only do cover songs and some of them are solo artists

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5 Free Family Activities in Duluth Superior

There is nothing better than spending time with family. Being a family man myself, I put together a list of free family activities to do in the Twin Ports.

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Tony Hart, TSM Duluth Photojournalist
Tony Hart, TSM Duluth Photojournalist
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5 Things That Only People From The Duluth Superior Area Know

I have lived all over the United States and traveled to just about every state. One thing I have learned is that every area has a few things that only people from that area know. I think that's how people know you are NOT from that area

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Fourth Of July Holiday Weekend Travel Update; Minnesota Drivers Urged To Use Caution In Work Zones

As the 4th of July holiday weekend approaches, officials with the Minnesota Department of Transportation remind travelers that there are a large number of road construction projects throughout the state.  Even though the majority of these work zones will be shut down for  the weekend, the orange cones and barricades will still be in place;  drivers are urged to use caution.

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Blatnik Bridge Sweeping Project Scheduled For July 1

Crews with the Minnesota Department of Transportation will be sweeping debris from storm drains and the roadway on the Blatnik Bridge on Wednesday, July 1 between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM.

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