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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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4 Fun Ways to Get Around Canal Park in Duluth

There is a lot to see when you visit Canal Park in Duluth, MN.  Whether you are a local or someone who is visiting from out of town you can choose a variety of ways to get around and ensure you see all there is to offer and most modes of transportation add FUN to the equation.

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Drink Up
Keith Bell
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Are They Really Going To Stop Making Dr. Pepper?

I'm a skeptic.  I don't believe much of anything I hear from other people;  It usually takes me personally consuming the story from a valid news source before I attach any validity to it.  So even though I knew that it had to be a viral rumor, I was surprised over the weekend to hear three different people - at three different venues - relate to me their die-hard belief that there were serious plans to stop making Dr. Pepper after this summer.

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Cathy Kates
Cathy Kates
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My Rummage Sale Purchase Could Have Killed Me

 

Recently I was rummage sale(ing) in Anoka and bought the huge dish pictured above. My plan was to use it to serve my Filipino noodle dish called Pancit, it would have been perfect. WOULD have been in the key word. It wasn’t until I got home and flipped it over to put it in the dishwasher that I was horrified to find out I shouldn’t, I couldn’t use it for what I intended.

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Steve Frost
Contributed by Steve Frost
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It’s A Sidewalk So Get Your Bike off the Side Walk

With this great weather people are out on their bikes. I was heading home and I was about to turn left, I also see a bike coming up pedaling down the sidewalk and simply breezes through the intersection causing vehicles turning left to make an abrupt stop almost causing an accident.

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Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
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My National Salad Month Tip: Go for the Flat Bags of Lettuce [Recipe]

May is National Salad Month and a great time for me to share a recipe and a tip if you purchase pre-cut, pre-washed lettuce in bags.  Some people are leery of the bags of lettuce because of the outbreak of Listeriosis.  Still, they are one of the most purchased pre-packaged food at the grocery store, which suggests we will push fear aside for convenience. Here's a tip that will help you pick the freshest package.

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Farewell
David Kay
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How Will I Die? An Interactive Data-Graph Allows You To See Results For Your Sex, Race And Age

Death is a subject that most of us like to not think about.  However, death is a part of life and it touches us all in many different ways throughout our lives.  As we grow up and live out our years, everyone eventually loses the friends and loved ones around them.  And - it is the eventual end to our own lives.

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Snow White
Amanda Coley, YouTube
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Autistic Boy Falls Head Over Heels for Snow White at Disney World

Disney World truly was the happiest place on Earth for one awe-struck little boy.

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Category: Lifestyle, Video
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henrischmit
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Is Minnesota next for the 21 smoking age? And this does include E-cigarettes

Hawaii was the first state outlawing smoking for anyone under 2,1 California has hopped on board as well,

Do I believe that the 21 and under law will make an effect on smoking...

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30 Years Since Chernobyl Contamination Remains A Silent Threat
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Should Mother’s Day Be Spent with Kids or Away from Them?

Since I was a single mom due to divorce when my daughter Kylee was very young, Mother's Day has always been my day to spend with her.  Never thought of it any differently.  However, after talking with some full-time moms, I got the sense that they would like the "day" to be just for them, not all about them.  What side of the fence are you on?

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Cathy Kates
Cathy Kates
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New Candles Are Safer for Homes, Children and Can Be Set On A Timer [VIDEO]

During a visit to my sister's home she turned me on to these new candles that I love!  Not only because they are safer, but because I can set them on a timer and not worry about going to bed or leaving the house forgetting I have an open flame burning.  They are so cool and I'm excited to show you!

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Photo by Ron Houk
Photo by Ron Houk
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National Two Different Colored Shoes Day

May 3rd is set aside for you to show your uniqueness, can you loosen up and take a risk and enjoy "Two different colored shoes day"?

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Maternity
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Woman Wants Maternity Leave to Exist for People Without Kids

A woman is making waves because of a unique proclamation regarding maternity paternity leave.

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Category: Lifestyle

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