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People Miss Out On Making Great Memories With Retail Stores Closing And Malls Seeing Less People

The latest information is that the retail industry is suffering for a couple of reasons.  One of course is the option to shop on line and have it delivered to your home.  The other is that popular retail stores are feeling the crunch of on line shopping and closing their retail spaces.  Sad.  I have such great memories of going to the mall, from a child to pushing my child in a stroller.

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17th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards - Show
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Bob Dylan’s Debut Stage In Hibbing To See $3.1M Restoration

The much-revered auditorium that Northland-native Bob Dylan made his debut in is about to see some restoration work.  Officials with the Hibbing High School are looking to spend about $3.1M on maintenance work that will restore the facility to it's original grandeur.

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St. Louis County Residents Can Now Apply For Building And Land Use Permits Online

Residents of St. Louis County needing a building or land-use permit will have now have a digital option in addition the the standard paper process.  The county rolled out their new online application process about a month ago - giving a 24/7 option at the fingertips of landowners.

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PIGS Motorcycle Group Does Great Things In The Community, Receives Plaque Recognition

The PIGS Motorcycle Group does great things in our community for the Veterans and children.  They are gearing up for their fundraising efforts for 2017 and I had the honor of attending one of their meetings and presenting a recognition plaque for their donation to the kids of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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China Prepares For 2008 Olympic Games
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Prevent Dock-Sourced Electric Shock At Your Cabin

It's probably something that you've never thought of - but if you own a cabin or spend any amount of time at the lake in the summer months (and it's easy to do so here in the Northland), it could be a matter of life or death.

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Amanda Demme Portrait Shoot
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Consider Donating To The Salvation Army When Spring Cleaning Your Home

Call me crazy (it wouldn't be the first time), but I'm looking forward to another week of wintery mix before we get some warm spring weather in the Northland.  It will give me a little more time to do some much needed spring cleaning.  If you are planning to do the same, consider donating your clothes and other household items to the Salvation Army.

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Superior City Councilor Graham Garfield Arrested On Charges Of Domestic Violence And Weapons Charges

The Douglas County Sheriff's Department has arrested Superior City Councilor Graham Garfield on charges of Domestic Violence and Weapons charges.  According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Inmate Roster page, the 26-year old Graham was taken into custody last night.

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Defense Secretary Hagel Marks Veterans Day At The Vietnam War Memorial
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Veterans Expo Happens April 25 In Superior

Whether you're a veteran, have a family member who served in the military, or just want to get involved in the veterans community, a free event coming up on Tuesday, April 25 is one you won't want to miss.  It's the 4th annual Veterans Expo - from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Yellowjacket Union Great Room on  the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Superior.

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Early Morning Gun Shots In My Duluth Neighborhood, What Is Happening In Our City?

It's something that you hear happening in other parts of our country.  It's unnerving and you're glad that you don't live in that state.  Then, you hear a news story that there are gun shots in your city, that's a bit more shocking and you're glad it's not in your neighborhood.  This time, it WAS in my neighborhood and myself and my neighbors are concerned and left wondering why it happened.

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Duluth Police Seek Suspect In Stolen Check Incident

The Duluth Police Department has had great success with reaching out on social media in the efforts of finding suspects.  That's why they're doing it again - this time in a stolen check case.

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More Details About This Summers Oliver Bridge Work Released

Details about the work to be performed this summer on the Oliver Bridge continue to slowly trickle out from the authorities involved.  Since the initial word was released that the bridge would see daytime closures again this summer, officials have revised the start date - from April 17 to April 24...

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Urban Gardening Growing In Popularity
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St. Louis County Extension Office Presents A Living Off The Land Workshop On April 25

A lot of Northlanders plant gardens and many have thought about ways of improving their harvest.  A presentation from the St. Louis County Extension office aims to help people get the skills and know-how they need to make that happen.  As part of the two-part gardening series "Spring Gardening Extravaganza", a session on Living Off The Land:  Your Edible Landscape has been planned for April 25 at the First United Methodist Church (the Coppertop Church).  Check in starts at 4:45 PM and the actual session runs 5:30 to 8:45 PM.

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