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Superior’s Wisconsin Point Receives $1.4 Million Grant

It's no secret that Lake Superior looms large as probably the largest natural resource we have in our area.  The Twin Ports benefits from the largest freshwater lake in the world in many ways.  Both Duluth and Superior have a variety of man-made and natural access points to Lake Superior.  A recently-awarded grant will help to shore-up one of those access points on the Superior side.

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Rising Energy And Food Prices Cause Wholesale Prices To Spike Upwards
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Downtown Duluth Farmers Market Starts Summer Season On July 18

Nothing says summer like fresh produce from the garden.  If you're not lucky enough to have a garden for fruit and vegetables on your property there's still a way:  The Northland is home to a variety of Farmers Markets that offer abundant, locally-grown food for sale.

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Which Does Your Family Prefer, Catalina Or Western Dressing?

My husband started a garden last year and this year we're reaping bountiful lettuce sooner than expected.  We were going to a friend's house for a barbecue and we proudly brought a giant bowl of garden lettuce laced with fresh veggies.  While in the grocery store choosing dressing we got into the conversation of which we should bring to the barbecue, Western (often called French) or Catalina.  Which one sits in your fridge?

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Near-Record Heat Wave Grips U.S. East Coast, Midwest
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Highway 169 Temporary Lane Closures Begin July 17

Summer is the season of road construction!  As we near the half-way point to the summer construction season, officials with the Minnesota Department of Transportation are alerting drivers to some work that will require temporary lane closures well into fall.

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A Day At The Wade, Fun For Kids, Raises Money For Kids July 19th

The 1st-annual Day At The Wade will take place July 19th at Wade Stadium from 4 to 8 pm. This is a fundraising event for youth organizations operating in the Western part of Duluth. Communities involved extend from Fond Du Lac through Lincoln Park and up through Piedmont/Duluth Heights. The public is invited to have fun and help a good cause.

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Western Duluth Little League Team Going To Regionals, Need Help To Get There

Western 2016 12U All-Star Team from Duluth MN is on a quest to make it to the Little League World Series! A local Duluth Little League All-Star baseball team comprised of 12 and 13-year-olds are representing the state of Minnesota July 20th in the Regional Tournament in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The timing of the win is a short turnaround which means they need fundraising help.

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Chrylser To File For Bankruptcy
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Duluth Loses Some Of Its One-Way Avenues Next Week

If you drive in the downtown area you'll want to be a little more alert starting next week.  Three of the one-way avenues in downtown Duluth will be converting towards being two-way roads starting Monday, July 17.  The project is designed to ease access to downtown businesses and the area in general.  The move will be gradual and in stages over the next week.

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Sign Up To Volunteer At Super Bowl LII – Coming To Minnesota In 2018

The 52nd Super Bowl will be here before you know it.  On February 4, 2018 Minnesota will once again host football's biggest game - for the first time since 1992.  Just like any big event, organizers are putting together a crew of volunteers to donate their time to make sure it's a success.

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