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City Of Duluth Announces Online Renewal For 2017 Pet Licenses

Wow, the City of Duluth is on top of it this year.  While on their website I noticed that you can already go online and get your pet licensed for 2017.  I've lived in the country most of my life, so moving to Duluth was a culture shock where pets are concerned.  My dog is now on a leash in the yard for safety concerns, his and that of people passing by.  Before you get busier with holiday festivities, get your 2017 Pet License renewed and cross it off your list.

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Update: Kudos To City Of Duluth For Clean Up After First Storm Of The Season [VIDEO]

This amazing photo explains why the the beach and Lakewalk in Canal Park were covered in rock, snow, ice and debris.  Locals will recognize this as the lighthouse on the pier by the Aerial Lift Bridge.  My friend and photographer, Marcie Crain took the photo at the height of the first storm of the season showing an angry Lake Superior.  In my first video it showed the Lakewalk buried under rocks and debris and wondered how long the clean-up would take.  The City of Duluth surprised me as you'll see the difference in my new video.

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Cathy Kates
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You Are A True Duluthian If… [LIST]

Whether you are a native of the area or a transplant, if you now live in Duluth and have done any of the following or uttered any of these words you are a true Duluthian.  Admit it.

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UPDATE: The City Of Duluth No Longer Accepting Bagged Leaves For The Rose Garden

As you lazily stretch and yawn, you watch your neighbor through your front window raking their leaves.  UGH!  You know it's something on your never ending to-do list, but what  do you do with all those bags of leaves. 

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Meet One On One With Mayor Larson And City Councilor Barb Russ

Something that Mayor Don Ness was known for was always listening. He would meet with the public often to hear ideas. Mayor Emily Larson and City Councilor Barb Russ will continue the open door policy and invite the public to attend "City Hall in the City," on October 18, 2016.

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Duluth’s Third Dog Park Is Officially Opened On Riley Road

I grew up in the country, the whole world was my dog's "park".  It wasn't until I moved to the city and saw the smaller yards that I understood the need for dog parks.  The first dog park in Duluth was introduced in 2004, the next in 2011, now we have a third.

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Possible Expansion Around O'Hare Airport
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When Cleaning Up Road Sand, People Are Asked To Use Collection Sites

I was on a walk with my son Sam when he noticed all the sand and garbage along the side of the road and Sam asked me, "Dad, I know where to put the garbage, but what do we do with all the sand?". I thought it was a good question, and now just days later the City of Duluth issued a statement for residents.

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Road Construction Projects Will Impact Travel In Duluth

The city of Duluth reminds us that Kenwood Avenue, 10th Avenue East and East 4th Street will be worked on next week, some will alter travel and some will entail a complete closure.  Here are the full details so you can plan ahead accordingly.

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Dancers From The Scottish Ballet Prepare For The Christmas Season
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50 Years Of History Will Be Featured At The Fall Gala Performance For The Minnesota Ballet

Congratulations to the Minnesota Ballet, to be around for 50 years says you are doing something right, and doing something the people want to see. To celebrate that many years of putting on productions showcasing the talent of the Minnesota Ballet, they are putting on a show of shows, to bring back the history,the people that were a part of it, and debut a Robert Gardener Original.

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Totally Unsolicited Endorsement from Rich Cole from the Romantics [VIDEO]

Last Thursday night we all partied with Rick Springfield and the Romantics at Bayfront Festival Park. When the Romantics were done onstage; they signed a guitar for us, and we ask Rich Cole for a some P.R. work for us.

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Traffic Advisory For Grandma’s Marathon Weekend Festivities, See All Traffic Closures

Getting around Duluth gets hard every year for the Grandma's Marathon Festivities. Duluth Police have released how they plan to deal with the traffic problems. They have included  the race times and then the traffic closure times.

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This Just In, Local Singer Songwriter Rachael Kilgour Wins Award

Rachael Kilgour was in studio about a month ago talking about her music and raising money to compete in a music competition in North Carolina. I am proud to say she has let us know she won the event.

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