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What Affect Does The Cold Weather Have On The Emerald Ash Borer? Superior’s Ash Tree Population Might See Reprieve

The deep-freeze we've been stuck in the last week or two might have an unintended benefit;  Sub-zero temperatures are fatal to the Emerald Ash Borer - the pest that has invaded our area, killing Ash Trees along the way.

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Nick Cooper, TSM Duluth | NASA/Getty Images
Nick Cooper, TSM Duluth | NASA/Getty Images
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It’s Been Out of This World Cold in Northern Minnesota Lately – Colder Than the Surface of Mars

Temperatures around the Duluth - Superior area this morning were between -15 and -30 Fahrenheit before wind chill was factored in. In America's icebox, places like Embarass and International Falls saw temperatures below -40 before factoring any wind chill. These temperatures have been colder than places in the Arctic Circle lately, but it turns out there is another shocking fact about this frigid cold.

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(Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)
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See The Minnesota Wild On January 11; Cloquet Community Education Bus Makes It Easy

Here's a great chance to battle Cabin Fever, see a professional hockey game, and leave the driving to someone else!  Cloquet Community Education still has room on their "fun bus" to see the Minnesota Wild take on the Colorado Avalanche - Saturday, January 11 at the Xcel Energy Center.

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(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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Cheese Brine Used In Wisconsin To Treat Icy Roads

Well, it IS the Cheese State after all!  Wisconsin cheese makers and road crews are helping each other out with a novel use for leftover brine.

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What Are The Worst Cities For Winter Weather? Duluth Makes The Top Five

After surviving last weeks snow and cold it's probably no surprise:  Duluth makes the list for Worst Winter Weather.

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Wind Chill Warning 121013-121213

Wind Chill Warning
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
418 AM CST TUE DEC 10 2013

...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS READINGS ACROSS THE NORTHLAND...

.ANOTHER SHOT OF VERY COLD ARCTIC AIR WILL PUSH INTO THE NORTHLAND
TONIGHT AND CONTINUING INTO THURSDAY MORNING

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(Photo by Rick Gershon/Getty Images)
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Highway 2/53 In Superior Re-routed Due To Water Main Break

The cold temperature has caused a water main break in Superior that will affect drivers on Highway 2 and 53 in East Superior.

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Where Does the December 2-4, 2013 Storm Rank in the Snowfall Record Books Among Duluth Snow Storms? Top 10 Largest 3-Day Snowfall on Record

The multi-day snow storm that spanned December 2, 3, and 4, 2013 packed a serious punch, dropping feet of snow across the Twin Ports region. With parts of Duluth seeing over 2 feet of snow, where does this storm sit in the record books?

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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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Photos from Early December 2013 Winter Storm [PHOTO ALBUM]

Wind, waves, cold, and snow hit the Twin Ports as the first major winter storm of the year passed through. Much of the area saw several feet of snow fall (see snowfall totals) to kick off the long winter season.

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How Much Snow Did We Get? Here are the Latest Snowfall Totals for the December 2-5 2013 Storm [UPDATED]

The first major snow storm of the season packed a serious punch, with waves of snow through the first week of December leaving Twin Ports and Northland residents digging out. So, how much snow did we get?

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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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Winter Storm Warning Remains in Effect with Another Foot or More of Snow Possible in This Final Round

While many places in the region have already seen between 1 and 2 feet of snow (see latest snowfall totals here), another heavy round is expected to hit today, leaving a final storm total of between 2 and 3 feet through much of the area before the snow clears out and frigidly cold conditions slide into the area.

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(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
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Important Things To Have In Your Car For Winter Survival

Here we go again, more snow, a chance you may be stranded in your car when we see so much snow and cold weather. What to put in your survival kit to keep in your car, just in case.

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