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UPDATE: Minnesota’s Frozen Ice Castle In Eden Prairie Opens January 23 [VIDEO]

A few years ago the Ice Castles were moved from the Mall of America and established in Eden Prairie, MN.  I think it's cool that people from the Twin Cities visit the Twin Ports to experience Bentleyville Tour of Lights and we can travel down to take in the amazing Ice Castles.  If you enjoy Lake Superior's Ice Caves you'll love this!

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Steven Peterson
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Duluth Man Rescues Deer From Icy Kettle River [VIDEOS]

Duluth resident Steven Peterson was returning to the Twin Ports from a trip to Missouri, when he saw a deer trapped in the ice on Kettle River near Interstate 35 north of Sandstone...

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Minnesota’s Frozen Ice Castle In Eden Prairie Opens In January [VIDEO]

A few years ago the Ice Castles were moved from the Mall of America and established in Eden Prairie, MN.  I think it's cool that people from the Twin Cities visit the Twin Ports to experience Bentleyville Tour of Lights and we can travel down to take in the amazing Ice Castles.  If you enjoy Lake Superior's Ice Caves you'll love this!

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Why Do People Chew On Ice? New GE Counter Top Appliance Makes Ice Nuggets

Like a lot of things - there are two camps:  Those who chew on ice cubes and those that don't.  Well, it looks like good news for those who like to chew on frozen water - or at least - good news for people looking for a convenient way to make ice cubes.

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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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Gusty Northwest Winds Open Up What Was a Mostly-Covered Lake Superior [PHOTO]

Many news outlets reported over the weekend and through the day Monday about how Lake Superior was approaching almost full ice coverage for a second year in a row. Things certainly have changed a lot in a day.

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Bryan Sikora, ThinkStock
Bryan Sikora, ThinkStock
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Thin Ice-Related Fatality This Weekend Serves As A Reminder To Keep Ice Safety In Mind

With colder than normal weather and ice developing on area lakes sooner than usual, the temptation to venture out on area lakes has many folks itching to head out and enjoy some frozen-water sports. Officials caution enthusiasts that while it has been cold and ice is present, ice thicknesses are still on the low end on many lakes.

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Ice Forming on Lake Superior Weeks Ahead of Schedule

Waking up to temperatures near zero degrees this morning made it feel a lot more like January than mid-November. Beside making us all dream of warmer weather, those unseasonably cold temperatures are leading to abnormally early ice on the greatest of the Great Lakes as well. 

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Icy Roads Make For A Slippery Sunday January 12, 2014 In Duluth [VIDEO]

Folks around the Twin Ports woke up to an icy surprise on Sunday morning, as freezing rain made for miserable driving conditions that even led to the DTA suspending bus service for a time.

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Jumping on a Trampoline in Sub-Zero Temperatures Is Crazy Cool [VIDEO]

While the polar vortex that has taken over the country has made life frigidly miserable for some, it's created the opportunity for fun for others.

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Gusty Wind Pushes Ice Onto Shore and Into Houses on Mille Lacs Lake [VIDEOS]

Cold and windy conditions and ice still covering many Minnesota lakes made fishing opener an uneventful day for many anglers. While ice hampered fishing plans, it also damaged buildings along the shore of Lake Mille Lacs.

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Johannes Simon, Getty Images
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Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Duluth / Superior Area, Northeastern Minnesota and Northwestern Wisconsin

After a few days of warmer than normal temperatures, things are about to get icy and very cold for the Twin Ports.

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Icy Staircase Causes Multiple Hilarious Winter ‘Fails’ [VIDEO]

Here’s the dilemma: You notice that a particularly icy stretch of a public stairway is taking down just about every other pedestrian who tries to traverse it.

Do you, A), post a sign warning said pedestrians of the impending danger? Or, B), find a good vantage point and record all of the slipping and sliding?

Based on the video below, one pedestrian obviously selected “B.”

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