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Cold bracket busters
At least this cold weather could come in handy for something. Duluth and other Midwest cities have a chance to go all the way this year in the Toughest Weather City Tournament on weather.com. Minnes...
3/20/13 at 3:01 AM Marriage bill event in downtown Duluth 3/13/13 at 12:00 AM
Owl collection 3/2/13 at 1:00 AM
What Are The Vikings Doing?
If someone knows what the Vikings are doing, will you please let me know? For a team with the most pathetic receiving corps in modern-day football, they...
3/12/13 at 12:25 PM Now We Know Why 1/7/13 at 12:25 PM
I Guess I Was Wrong 12/31/12 at 1:40 PM
Larry the Neighbor Guy parted the White Sea for me
What I saw stopped me in my tracks. Someone had plowed a wide path through the deep snow in our backyard. Now I can once again roll our garbage and recycling receptacles around to the front sidewalk. ...
2/27/13 at 12:17 PM Going from here to there and back again 8/30/10 at 12:20 PM
Duluth Chamber’s Ross wins Solon Leadership Award
Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce President and CEO David Ross was presented the Sam Solon Leadership Award on Thursday at a legislative breakfast that capped the annual two-day Duluth and St. Louis Cou...
2/15/13 at 1:00 AM Duluth-area leaders bring a message of thanks to Capitol 2/14/13 at 1:00 AM
Duluth gets $285,000 grant to assist Georgia-Pacific workers; offer for plant site rejected 11/30/12 at 7:38 PM
The Ralph brings ball hockey to Grand Forks
Kyle Kosier from The Hockey Academy at Ralph Engelstad Arena tells us about Grand Forks' first ever ball hockey tournament... The Hockey Academy, in conjunction with the Ralph Engelstad Arena is host...
2/10/13 at 11:27 AM The 2012 Greater Grand Forks Official Visitor Guide has arrived, and it is...simply grand 1/18/12 at 11:35 AM
Give a taste of the North 12/12/11 at 12:15 PM
Historical Snowstorms and Blizzards
I've written about the Children's Blizzard today, but decided to put it into Reprint because of the focus on history. I'm very glad that the blizzard we had over the weekend did not kill 250-500 peop...
1/13/13 at 7:20 PM Hating on Iowa 1/8/12 at 5:22 PM
Farewell, Worthington 6/29/11 at 12:00 AM
GPA Wild Card Recap
Gregors Packer Analysis Wild Card Weekend Recap In this edition Houston moves on to face New England after beating Cincinnati Baltimore beats the Colts, making travel arrangements for Denver Russel...
1/8/13 at 8:08 AM GPA 2012 Wild Card Weekend 1/4/13 at 8:06 AM
GPA Week 17 Recap 1/1/13 at 8:45 AM
Ive been a football fan all my life. I grew up watching the Minnesota Vikings play each week, and that frequency has continued throughout my life. Ive probably missed fewer than 10 games during the...
12/31/12 at 7:45 PM The Super Bowl in Grand Forks 2/5/12 at 3:47 PM
The Return to National Prominence 1/14/12 at 1:02 PM
I Admit It...Men Mess It Up!
I can tell this story now because my wife's birthday was last August and she has calmed down by now. I think! I was simply trying to do right and I, well...oh, here's the whole story. Early last Au...
12/26/12 at 2:47 PM The View From The Edge of Fargo 9/4/12 at 3:54 PM
Fishing In Parts of Minnesota 8/2/12 at 11:54 AM
11/21/12 at 10:55 AM
Why did God invent Snow?
I know I live in northern Minnesota. I know northern Minnesota gets tons of snow every year. I know there are lots of fun winter activities to participate in. But I still don't like snow and if I didn...
10/17/12 at 9:07 AM Opinion: The Last Place on Earth in Duluth Minnesota 10/13/12 at 11:47 AM
They Are Replacements People 9/23/12 at 4:18 PM
Visiting The Viking Cafe, Fergus Falls
On Friday morning, I drove to the Twin Cities to begin our wedding weekend. My stomach churned with hunger an hour into the drive, so I stopped in Fergus Falls for an early lunch. I was happy to sto...
10/16/12 at 7:03 PM I-94 Is Delicious: Cafe 116 (Again) & White Horse 9/9/12 at 2:45 PM
2012 Minnesota State Fair Visit: Great Balls Of Fire! 9/2/12 at 4:30 PM
Round Lake, Minnesota: An example of where the job growth should be
When you hear of creating jobs, what comes to mind? A better living for yourself and your family? Having enough money to travel to the places you want to? Paying down or even paying off your debts? ...
10/12/12 at 6:41 AM Social Networking in the Classroom: An interesting concept but...... 8/9/12 at 8:27 AM
Germanarctica! 2/8/12 at 7:26 AM
Autumn in Minnesota...with Two French Women at a Winery
The colors and crisp weather make the upper Midwest a land many ought to envy. Something about the air in the autumn makes me feel more alive.In addition, harvest time is a recognition of a summer wel...
10/5/12 at 8:31 AM Lottery Scratch-offs Part 2: Stating the Obvious 9/12/12 at 10:52 AM
Lottery Scratch-offs Part 1: Not Just a Dollar Anymore 9/10/12 at 9:56 AM
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10/2/12 at 11:12 AM Big Sugar Bush Lake 9/26/12 at 10:58 AM
Happy trails 9/21/12 at 1:03 PM