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Jessica Has To Decide Which Friend To Take To The Rod Stewart Concert In August

Carmodies 61 was rockin' last night as KOOL 101.7 was there to give away two tickets to the Rod Stewart/Santana show in August. Many people drove up from Duluth, some from Cloquet...wow...and some came from nearby Two Harbors.

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What Is A Foodie? Translating The Current Food And Cooking Buzz Into Action

First - a pet-peeve of mine by way of an example.  I recently stumbled across a picture of a cake on Facebook that looked absolutely delicious.  So, I clicked and clicked again (you know how social media makes you "unpeel" it's layers like an onion) to finally get to the recipe.  And then - in an instant, I was no longer interested.  You see, the cake looked wonderful and the description sounded great - but the initial part of the recipe called for a brownie box mix in addition to 10 or 12 other ingredients. Unfortunately, the recipe lost me at "box mix".

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Vladimir Cetinski
Vladimir Cetinski
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How Can I Obtain An Absentee Ballot In Saint Louis County? Two New Options Aim To Make The Process Easier

If you live in Saint Louis County, Minnesota there are two new options or tools to make the absentee balloting process easier for you.

John Rodriguez
John Rodriguez
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Far West Fest To Affect Gary-New Duluth Traffic, June 27-29

It's time for Far West Fest in Gary-New Duluth, June 27-29.  The festival attracts crowds of people with music, food, and plenty of fun things to do and see.  To accommodate the festivities, the Duluth Police Department wants to make sure that drivers know about road closures and detours that will take place this weekend.

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By: Mario Tama
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Some Summer Activities For Kids This Summer

Summer in Duluth is in full swing though it may not feel like it with the current fog and cooler temperatures. Nevertheless, there are numerous fun activities planned for people of all ages through the Duluth Parks and Recreation division and community partners. The summer line up is filled with lots of free programs that promote active and healthy lifestyles by exploring our city parks and facilities.

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Valleyfair Flooding Closes Three Rides And Restricts Parking

It's been a wet, cold spring and summer in Minnesota.  All of that moisture has caused flooding in many areas of the state.  Now, flooding is causing Minnesota's biggest amusement park to close some of their rides and alter their parking situation.

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Mark Stout
Mark Stout
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Minnesota State Fair Unveils Their New Foods For 2014; Here’s A Sneak Peek

Do you go to the Minnesota State Fair to see the animals, ride the rides, or - eat the food?  Chances are - if you're like most people - you're interested in what kind of gourmet (or not-so-gourmet) offerings they have from year to year

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Category: Featured, Food
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Teague Alexy Facebook used by permission
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Teague Alexy Plays His Original Brand Of Music At Twin Ports On Tap

Some people will know Teague Alexy from The Hobo Nephews Of Uncle Frank. Some know Teague is an accomplished solo artist too. He has an original approach to music and will feature his sound on Saturday at the Twin Ports On Tap at Barker's Island Festival Park on the main stage.

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Breanne Marie and Evan Tepler Among Featured Musicians For Twin Ports On Tap This Saturday

Breanne Marie is about to release her latest collection of music, a tribute to her brother who was killed in a car accident. The Timothy John EP. It is her second album and further solidifies her style. She has been playing bigger and bigger venues while still enjoying playing the small ones.

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By: John Lamparski
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Voices From Beyond, Recorded EVP Sounds, Is This Location Haunted

I have talked many times about my interest in the paranormal. I was at a location that I have wanted to investigate to see if it was haunted. One night I just did a walk around and recorded for 15 minutes. There is a lot of back round noise, but I think I may have caught 3 voices. See what you think.

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Is The Clock Ticking On Adrian Peterson Being A Viking

With Norv Turner coming to Minnesota that changes the face of the Minnesota landscape. The Vikings won't rely so much on Adrian Peterson running the ball. A young quarterback in Teddy Bridgewater and Jerrick McKinnon breathing down his back, Adrian could be on the trading block soon.

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Gas Service Being Restored To Central Hillside Following Morning Shutdown

Workers with the City of Duluth are restoring gas service to residents of the Central Hillside neighborhood, after a hiatus in service this morning.  Gas service had been halted due to utility repairs in the area. About 43 properties located between 4th and 7th Street and Lake Avenue and Mesaba Ave were impacted.

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