Tower Avenue is set to reopen this afternoon! Chris Ouellette - the Regional Communication Manager for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation-Northwest Regionhas announced that the project will be complete and the roadway will be ready for traffic later this afternoon.
You're invited to make a difference in the lives of families in need in the Twin Ports! The Harbor House Crisis Shelter is hosting their annual Making A Difference Event - Friday, November 15, 5:30PM at Clyde Iron Works in Duluth.
They protect us and keep our communities safe every day - but do you now the police officers who serve you on the force? Here's your chance to meet them - face to face - and find out more about the issues that confront our area at another Coffee With A Cop session, coming Tuesday October 22 at Hardees in Superior.
Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation had hoped to re-open Tower Avenue to vehicle traffic at some point this week (Oct 14-20). However a delay with traffic signals has now pushed that date to next week.
It seems like the Twin Ports fox population is on an upswing. The past few years have seen fox throughout the city limits of both Duluth and Superior. I've personally had two or three roaming my yard and I have witnessed one running down the sidewalk on Belknap in Superior. WIld foxes have also been showing up on Park Point. Now, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is asking residents to stop feeding them.
Just in time to get a little early Halloween or even Christmas shopping done - the Douglas County Association for Home and Community Education is hosting a Craft Sale, Saturday October 12 in the Multipurpose Building at the Head Of The Lakes Fairgrounds.
Superior Police have released information on the arrests in connection with the Little Store convenience store robbery from two weeks ago. Kyle James Krivinchuk and Tara Shannon Evert-Mize have been arrested and are pending a court date of November 7, 2013.
One of the most wonderful things about living in this area or visiting the Twin Ports and North Shore is the breathtaking scenery throughout the year. With the varied terrain and Lake Superior influencing the weather, this area's fall foliage can vary greatly from one place to the next.
The anticipated finish date for the Tower Avenue road project is the end of October. A lot of progress has been made over the last week and if you get a chance - stop by the orange barricades at the side-streets to take a peak for yourself.
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