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Grandma’s Marathon Deadline Is Friday, Also, Still Needing Volunteers At All Locations

Bob Gustafson called to remind those of you that have aspirations of running a marathon that you must get your application in by Friday. It's not easy, and probably those people that haven't signed up are on the fence. Well, get off the fence and make a decision.

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What American City Was Just Named the ‘Laziest’?

America is known for its obesity crisis and penchant for lounging on the couch instead of getting up and doing anything physical. As it turns out, some cities perpetuate that stereotype more than others.

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Food And Health Education Group Meets Tuesday May 14th

Learn about healthy food choices and ways you can integrate them into your daily life at a free event, Tuesday May 14th.  The Food and Health Education Group will hold a meeting from 6:30-8PM at the Lake Superior Interfaith Community Church.

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What Would Happen To Kids If There Was No Homework Or Tests At School, That’s The Alpha School In Canada, See What Happened To These Kids.

The Alpha Alternative School in Toronto, Ontario is celebrating 40 years. It's a school that doesn't give homework and doesn't ever test it's students. The students, parents and teachers are in together on deciding what the children learn. Some studies are working with other kids and going out in nature and learning.

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Are Baby Carrots Good For You? Do Baby Carrots Contain Chlorine? The Truth About These Man-Carved Vegetables

As the resident "Foodie" in the building, I was recently asked about those baby carrots you find in the grocery store.  You know the ones that I'm talking about:  small, roundish-looking carrot chunks that are sold in clear plastic bags - ready-made for instant snacking.  My friend wanted to know if they were any better or worse for you than "non-baby carrots";  They also inquired about the viral rumor that the carrots contain massive amounts of chlorine.

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You Can Hear When Trees Are Thirsty, Because They Tell Us

We've all heard the sound of the the wind blowing through the trees. But now, scientists have discovered a way to tell when trees are thirsty...because they tell us.

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Category: Health, Science
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It’s More Dangerous Than Texting And Talking On Your Phone And Driving And You May Be Doing It

We’ve all been warned about the dangers of using our mobile phones while driving, many articles are out there how texting or talking can cause an accident. Now a new study claims that it’s even more dangerous to daydream behind the wheel. What?

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Your Beer May Have Arsenic In It, And Wine Too, Experts Aren’t Surprised

MMMMMMMM   BEEEEERRRRRR! To quote Homer Simpson. The look of the beer, how you can see the bubbles and the tint to it. Well, the way they filter beer to make it look that way is adding traces of arsenic to the barley soda you love so much.

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Does Size Matter? According to Australian Women, it Does

Most guys have tremendous ego's, especially when it comes to the length of a certain male member. Yup, we've been known to stand in front of a full length mirror calling ourselves "Mr. Big" on more than one occasion. As USA Today reports on the question of whether "size matters" to women, the results have been mixed, until now.

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Local Band MYNX Raises Money For Breast Cancer at Grandma’s

 

 Local band MYNX is performing a concert on Friday, April 26, 8:30 PM at Grandma's Sports Garden to benefit the Breast Health Center.  Tickets are $10 each for the all ages show, and all ticket proceeds will be donated to the Foundation. 

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Meet The Spokespeople for Step Out To Cure Diabetes Duluth

You are invited to Step Out to Cure Diabetes. Held again this year at the Miller Hill Mall on April 6th. This years ambassadors are sisters, Emma and Anna Arntsen they both haveType1 diabetes. Here is their story:

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What Is A Thigh Gap? The Newest Teen Body Obsession, Learn About This Unhealthy Trend

The new obsession among teen girls is also the new trend on many websites. It’s the thigh gap, described as a clear space, or gap, that can be seen between the thighs when a girl is standing with her knees together. The runway models have it, and teen girls want it.

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