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When Will It Green Up This Spring? Here Are the Average Dates of When the Vegetation around the Twin Ports Comes to Life for the Year

This spring's constant back-and-forth between 30 degree and 60 degree days is making it seem like it is taking forever for spring to finally show up. Just how far off from average are we from seeing our lawns and trees greening up for the season?

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How Do I Get Rid Of Road Salt And Sand? Cirty Of Duluth Invites Residents To Dispose Of WInters Leftovers At Approved Collection Sites

Northlanders know that the spring melt brings back all of the road salt and sand that's leftover form the past winters road crews.  Those remnants can be harmful to our local waterways if left to wash down storm sewer drains.

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Mats Ylinikka
Mats Ylinikka
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When Can We Expect Frost In The Twin Ports?

Northlanders love to watch the weather - especially those that garden!  One of the tell-tale signs of winter starting (or ending) is the first and last frost date.

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Springtime Means Cleaning, And Checking Your Alarms And Batteries

We are finally losing some of the snow, with all the fast melting, we have some dry conditions on our hands. Now is a good time to check all your safety alarms. Have your fire extinguisher checked, check your smoke alarm, make sure batteries are fresh.

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Claudio Divizia
Claudio Divizia
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5 Things To Do Before Summer; Accomplish These Projects Now So You Can Enjoy The Season Later

The countdown to summer is on!  As winter and spring finally give way to nicer weather - this is the perfect time to think about accomplishing some projects around the home.  Some things are best to be done at this time of the year and others will allow you to spend less time working and more time playing when the summer sun finally decides to shine

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(Photo by Carlos de Andres/Cover/Getty Images)
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Spring Cleaning Offers A Chance To Make Some Money From Unused Things Around The House

Yes, I know the weather has not been our friend. So many people waiting for the weather to change to more spring like weather. Well, I say, don't wait! Start spring cleaning now, here are a few ways to help your wallet.

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Source: Old Shoe Woman via flickr
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Spring Truck Weight Restrictions Have Been Lifted For Southern Minnesota

Officials with the Minnesota Department of Transportation want to inform drivers that while spring truck weight restrictions on state highways in the Twin Cities Metro and the southern part of the state have been lifted, they are still in effect in the central, north-central, and north frost zones.

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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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After Multiple April Snow Storms, Warmer Weather is on the Horizon [FORECAST]

After a barrage of snow storms dropped feet of snow over the course of the month of April, it looks like a welcome change may be on the way for next week.

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Duluth’s annual Clean and Green Week will kick off on Monday, April 8th with help from Mayor Don Ness and the Duluth Boys and Girls Club.

Getting back into Spring, the City of Duluth has many areas that need help. You can make a difference by cleaning your area around your house, picking a place in the city to pick up garbage, but you are invited to help Clean and Green week starting Monday.

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Punxsutawney Phil Does Not See Shadow; Predicts Early Spring

Spring will arrive early this year, according to America's most famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil.

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Missoni woven espadrille flats ($225)
Missoni woven espadrille flats ($225)
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20 Spring Flats and Flatforms You Need Now

Hey Girls, Spring is right around the corner, lets get an idea of whats hot in footwear this season. I really loved the Missoni Woven Espadrille Flats, and totally flipped over the Derek Lam Flatform. Getting ideas is fun and exciting

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