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Arctic Weather Arrives In The UK
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When Will Northland Roads Get Better? MNDOT Offers Insight Into This Winter’s Slippery Roads

If it seems like the roads in the Northland have been extraordinarily slippery this winter - you're probably correct.  A so-called "perfect storm" of weather conditions - alternating cold and snow - have left our highways and side streets a virtual skating rink of black ice so far.

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City Of Chicago Prepares For Another Winter Storm
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Salt Or Sand: What Impacts Plow Truck Decisions?

In a winter where we've seen pretty messy driving conditions - a question often comes up:  Why do the plow trucks sometimes use sand and sometimes use salt when treating the roadways.  The answer has a lot to do with science and temperature conditions.

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East 'Meats' West Dinner Hosted By Michael Mina And Marc Forgione Sponsored By Far Niente Wine And Dolce - Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival
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Boat Club Restaurant To Open In February

A local restaurateur is getting ready to expand his business in the Northland.  Jason Vincent - the owner of the Vanilla Bean Restaurant in Two Harbors and the Vanilla Bean Coffee Shop in the Fitger's Complex is readying a new, different establishment for Duluth:  The Boat Club Restaurant - set to open some time in February.  The new restaurant will open in the former Midi location.

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Cloquet Police Look For Individuals Wanted In Connection With A Theft Incident

The Cloquet Police Department is asking for your help.  They're looking for two suspects for questioning in regards to a theft incident.

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First Snow In Southern Germany
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Wisconsin DOT Officials Remind Drivers To Use Their Headlights

With our recent rounds of snow and with winter driving fresh on  the minds of a lot of drivers, officials with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation are reminding everyone of the need to use their headlights in darkness of when weather conditions warrant the visibility;  Vehicles need to have their lights on if they're within 500 feet of another vehicle.  This isn't just common sense - it's the law.

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Duluth Police Look For Help Locating Individual Wanted In Regards To Super One Theft Incident

The Duluth Police need your help.  They're asking members of the community for assistance in locating the individual pictured in these surveillance photos.  The male pictured is wanted for questioning in relation to a theft incident at Super One Foods.

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7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits New Zealand
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St. Louis County Public Works Completes Record-Setting 2016 Construction Year

If it seemed like the road crews around St. Louis County were busy this past year- you're right!  The Public Works Department just wrapped-up a record-setting year of accomplishments.

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Sears Expands With "Essentials" Stores
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Sears And Kmart Announce More Store Closures; Minnesota and Wisconsin Locations Included On List

Sears Holdings has announced two different rounds of store closures for their Kmart and Sears stores - with a total of 150 stores to shut their doors prior to the end of March.  Most of the stores have already started clearance sales to liquidate their inventory.

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U.S. East Coast Digs Out After Historic Snowstorm
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Duluth’s Alternate Side Parking Makes Snow Removal Easier

The Duluth Police Department is reminding residents about the importance of abiding by the Alternate Side Parking Regulations that are in effect for the city.  While the law is important all year long, it gets spotlighted this time of year when crews are busy trying to remove snow from the streets;  the switch-over allows them access to both sides of the street on a weekly basis - which gives them a chance to properly keep up with snow removal.

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Votes Are Counted In The Richmond Park By-election
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How Minnesota’s Switch To A Presidential Primary System Will Affect You

January 1, 2017 will mark a new chapter in Presidential politics in the State of Minnesota.  Historically, the state has chosen their nominees by using a caucus system - a plan that has come under scrutiny the last few election cycles.  With the passage of new legislation that takes place in 2017, Minnesota will now join the majority of other states that use the primary system.

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O.J. Simpson Seeks Retrial In Las Vegas Court - Day 5
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2017 St. Louis County Budget Sees Increases For Children And Family Services

At their last meeting of the year, St. Louis County Board officials voted to approve the 2017 budget - totaling $387,159,183;  that figure includes an 8.5% tax levy increase to property owners.

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Parking Ramp Maintenance To Close Part Of East First Street On December 27

Downtown drivers will want to avoid a portion of East First Street on Tuesday, December 27.  According to the City of Duluth, crews will be working on the roof of the Essentia Health Parking Ramp between the hours of 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM.  In order to accommodate the crane that will be in place, East First Street will be closed between North 4th Avenue East and North 7th Avenue East.

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