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The 56th Annual Lions Club Fisharama at Lake Nebagamon [GALLERY]

 

My wife Sue & I took a walk right after the start of the Fisharama on Lake Nebagamon. Even though it was 20 above, it was windy, so everyone was dressed for warmth.

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(Photo by Sandra Mu/Getty Images)
(Photo by Sandra Mu/Getty Images)
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How Cold Causes Frostbite

Every time i turn on my weather radio art home, it says something like "frostbite can occur in as little at 10 minutes," or something like that. It also says to "be sure to wear hat and gloves."

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By: Elsa Getty Images Sport
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Join Me at The Lake Nebagamon Lions Club Fisharama This Sunday

The annual Lake Nebagamon Lions Club Fisharama wil be this Sunday, January 25, the “off” Sunday of the NFL Playoffs prior to the Super Bowl.

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Category: Events, Featured, Outdoors
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Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Facebook Page
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Weekend Wind Breaks Up Ice at Apostle Islands Ice Caves

Up until this weekend, there was tempered optimism that the Apostle Islands Ice Caves may be open for the second year in a row. Significant wind over the weekend broke up ice along the shoreline, setting back progress, and postponing the possibility of visitors returning this year.

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Major Nor'Easter Hits East Coast
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Items Needed To Make A Quick Survival Kit For Your Car

My buddy told me the other day his car quit on a side street and he was thankful it was in town. He didn't have anything in his car or trunk to help him had something gone wrong. Everyone needs one of these and here are some things to have in it, Your Auto Survival Kit.

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Sonja Snow Dog By Hallbjorn Is About A Real Dog

On KOOL 101.7 we are featuring a song by Hallbjorn that is called "Sonja Snow Dog Loves the Snow". A kind of quirky, folky tune that is nonetheless fun to listen to and fits with all the Christmas Music featured on the station.

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Running in snow
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Duluth Jingle Bell Run/Walk This Saturday In Canal Park To Raise Money For Arthritis

The Duluth Jingle Bell Run/Walk gets underway this Saturday starting at 8 am. This event is a fundraiser for the Arthritis Foundation and wins awards for one of the best themed races. Arthritis is nation's leading cause of disability. You can race, or you can just walk however far you want to.

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(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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20 Mistakes To Avoid During the Winter Season

Although we're not yet in the depths of winter, now is a good time to examine things we definitely do not want to do, courtesy of the Weather.Com After reading the article, I picked up a couple "don't" things I've been doing. Maybe you will too.

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Bentleyville Comemorative Ornamet Presentation This Saturday, Get Yours To Raise Funds For The Tour Of Lights

Small business Saturday is coming this weekend, a chance for you to visit the locally owned shops and stores. Part of the festivities is a limited edition Bentleyville ornament. The ornament is being offered as part of a fundraiser for Bentleyville tour of lights.

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The Gobble Gallop On Thanksgiving, What Is It, and How To Get Around It

Besides the normal delay of traffic because people are going to relatives houses and hitting the road, there will be some delays on the roads. Downtown Duluth will be making room for the Gobble Gallop Races. Here's the official delays from the Duluth Police.

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By: Chip Somodevilla
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By: Chip Somodevilla Getty Images News
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Today is Snowplow Driver Appreciation Day in Wisconsin

I can't tell you how many times the snowplows have saved me. They've gotten me to work in deplorable conditions, and gotten me home safely when the weather conditions were so bad I shouldn't even have been on the road.

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Category: Featured, Outdoors, Weather
(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
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Minnesota Winter Hazard Awareness Week Underway, Good Reminders To Be Prepared

Winter made a quick appearance in Minnesota and Wisconsin this year.  The snowfall was a good reminder of what season we are transitioning to.  Now it is time to get ready for the upcoming winter season.  Vehicles are getting a pre-winter check-up, snow removal equipment is being prepared for use, winter clothing is being seen etc.

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