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Can I Eat Snow? Here Are Some Things To Think About Before You Tell Your Kids It’s Safe To Do So

Can I eat snow?  It's a question that just about anyone who's ever lived in an area that receives snow in the winter has pondered at least once or twice.  If you didn't wonder about it as a kid - then your kids will probably make you question the safety of eating Mother Nature's white stuff after you become a parent.  (And, haven't we all heard the adage about snow of the yellow variety?)

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A Panda, Who Is A Dog, Looking For Forever Home, Animal Allies Pet Of The Week

Talked to Carrie on the phone from Animal Allies about a pet adoption this morning. One thing she mentioned is that it's hard to match a pet to an owner. Make sure the person you are buying for wants a pet. The best idea is to get a gift certificate and let the person come in and pick out their own pet.

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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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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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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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