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John Shuster Meet And Greet To Help Team And Family Get To The Olympics

John Shuster and his team thrilled us with the American Curling matches to qualify for the next round to make it to the Olympics. Then he beat world teams to become an Olympic entry. Now he needs your help. It costs a lot of money to get to the Olympics, both for the team and for the families.

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The Next Round Of Snow Removal Begins January 23 For Duluth

The city of Duluth has been doing a good job clearing snow and removing it from downtown streets and other streets. Now the next round is set to begin so here's the schedule so you don't get a ticket.

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Navy Week Comes To Duluth This Summer, One Of Six Cities

America’s Navy is coming home to Duluth, Minn., in 2014, one of six cities selected to host a Navy Week. Navy week will take place August 18th thru the 24th. It's a time to get to know the Navy, what they do and some of the equipment they use.

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Minnesota Drugstore Where Mick Jagger Met Mister Jimmy Being Turned Into A Pizzaria

They say "you can't always get what you want" - but apparently at the Beacon Drugstore you CAN - as long as it's pizza!  The infamous Minnesota landmark in Excelsior where Mick Jagger met Mister Jimmy and turned the event into one of their signature songs is being turned into a pizza place by developers.

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Where Are The Best And Worst Drivers In The United States? Minnesota And Wisconsin Rankings Might Surprise You

I think everyone thinks that they're surrounded by the worst drivers in the country while on their daily commute - but  - how do those motorists around you rank on a list of the best and worst drivers in the United States?  An automobile insurance company recently reviewed statistics and came up with their rankings.

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John Shuster And Team USA Curling Now 2-1 After First Three Matches

John Shuster is trying to qualify for the Olympic games in Russia. He has to be one of the top two teams in Germany after this week. He had a rough start losing an ugly game to the Czecks, but his team's luck changed.

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Mayor Ness Turns Down His Raise From Duluth City Council

 

In an impressive move today, after the city voted to give Mayor Don Ness a raise, he refused to accept it. The city council voted a 25 percent pay increase,  from $78,000 to $97,500. He said it was the right thing to do.

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There’s A Turkey In The White House; Minnesota Turkeys Make Their Way For 2013 Pardon By Barack Obama

There's a turkey in the White House - and it's not what you're thinking and it also has Minnesota ties.  Two turkeys raised on a farm in Thief River Falls will play a central role in the 2013 Thanksgiving Turkey Pardon.

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The City of St. Cloud Bans Couches on Decks and Porches – Should Duluth and Superior Follow Suit? [POLL]

The St. Cloud City Council passed a measure this week to ban couches and other upholstered furniture from decks and porches. Should other cities like Duluth and Superior do the same?

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Don’t Be Fooled By The Minnesota Power Phone Scam, Here’s Details

Minnesota Power has released details about a phone scam going on with their customers. First of all, a warning to everyone, don't be afraid to ask questions of anyone calling you wanting information or money. If they are legit, they will have the right answers, and if they don't satisfy your curiosity, you can hang up. That being said:

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Archaeological Discoveries Unearthed In The Cloquet River? Lunch With The History People Will Reveal The Secrets

Did you know that the Cloquet River is one of the oldest rivers in the state of Minnesota. I didn't know that there was a grant given to study it and while they were looking at it, they found some things.

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(UPDATE) Minnesota Vikings Break It Off With Urlacher, Coach Frazier Says They Will Fill The Position With In House Talent

Brian Urlacher was reported to be talking to the Minnesota Vikings about playing the LB positon. This morning on the NFL network, Coach Leslie Frazier said they would start in house first. He didn't say it wouldn't happen, nor did he say it would.

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