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Lake Nebagamon Car Show a Classic Hit [GALLERY]

I was a great day in Lake Nebagamon on Saturday due largely to the Annual Lake Nebagamon Car Show. With over 100 cars, vendors, great food and a cooperative weatherman, attendance was great.  Along with the car show, we had many boaters on the lake, plenty of overnight campers in our parks, and several families cooling off on the beach

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Sophie Bengtsson;
Sophie Bengtsson;
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How To Beat The Heat Using Food

The Northland is getting ready to experience one of those hot stretches of weather that happen once or twice a summer.  Living in northern Minnesota and Wisconsin it seems that we're better prepared to handle extremely cold temperatures with good humor; When the thermometer stretches to its upper reaches, we don't seem to know what to do to stay cool.

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chris allen
chris allen
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Miss Hermantown Crowned Kicking Off Hermantown Summer Fest

Congratulations to Rhonda Grussendorf Tomlin for another great presentation of the Miss Hermantown Pageant. The night started at Hermantown High School with the singing of the National Anthem by Cally Stanich and then Rhonda introduced the girls.

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Steve Tanko
Steve Tanko
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Kwik Trip Superior’s 28th Street Location Update; Recent Pictures As Of July 18

Wondering how the project is progressing at the 28th and Tower location of Kwik Trip in Superior?  As of July 18 it appears that most of the rough excavating work is done, the canopy is in place, the building is up - sided - and roofed.  It should also be noted that the main sign is in place - with a space for E-85.

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Spencer Platt via Getty
Spencer Platt via Getty
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Superior Resident Reconized With Regional Red Cross Volunteer Award

A northland volunteer has been recognized for her exceptional and tireless dedication to helping those in need following natural disasters.  The American Red Cross Northern Minnesota Region has named Diane Dunder, from Superior, WI, the 2014 Distinguished Volunteer Leader of the Year.

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David Kay
David Kay
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New Trend In Funeral’s Leaves The Deceased Sitting Up

How do you want people to view your body at your funeral?  At a New Orleans funeral home, they're changing the way that people think about viewings and visitations - with an emphasis on giving the customer what they want.

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Joe Raedl
Joe Raedl
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Chipotle Ordering Manners; Thirteen Things To Avoid Doing

Now that Duluth has a Chipotle - and the opening day-line has diminished - it's a good time to review ordering ettiquete.  In some ways, these tips are transferrable to just about any restaurant - especially fast food places.

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duluth city hall in 1889 photo supplied by st. louis historical society from duluth public library
duluth city hall in 1889 photo supplied by st. louis historical society from duluth public library
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Lunch With The History People, Duluth’s City Hall, Some History Of Our Mayors

Lunch with the History People takes an interesting turn this week. The guest speaker  Tony Dierckins is a local author, who has many books to his name. He only writes about the history of the area

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By: Jason Kempin
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By: Jason Kempin Getty Images Entertainment
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Weird Al Comes Up With Another Gem, Learn Your Grammer

I love Weird Al Yankovic, both when I was a kid and now as an adult, he still makes me laugh. Since, he is visual too, the computer animation works so well for him. He is releasing songs from his new album "Manditory Fun". He says he wants to come up with videos for his whole album.

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(Photo by Michael Bradley/Getty Images)
(Photo by Michael Bradley/Getty Images)
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Annual Park Point Sandmodeling Contest and Water Safety Expo Today At Park Point

Park Point will be host to a couple of events today that you can take part of or just go to enjoy. The Annual Sandmodeling Contest, and the Water Safety Expo. There will also be some staff from the YMCA to lead with some activities like tug of war, water balloon games, and a treasure hunt. Here's the times for the fun....

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XtremerX
XtremerX
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Meadowlands Resurfacing Project To Close Highway 133 Starting July 14

A road resurfacing project is expected to close a highway near Meadowlands for three weeks starting Monday, July 14.

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Scott Olson
Scott Olson
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Applebee’s Duluth Location Part Of Minnesota E Coli Investigation

The Duluth location of Applebee's is one of of the locations that is tied to an outbreak of E. coli in Minnesota;  Thirteen cases have been reported so far with seven of the patients having Applebee's as their common link.  Five Applebee's locations have been mentioned in the investigation:  Blaine, Duluth, Monticello, Roseville, and Woodbury.

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