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Ian Redmond - TSM Duluth
Ian Redmond - TSM Duluth
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4 Things I Would Love To See In The Vacated Old Country Buffet Space

Ok, those are my 4 suggestions, what would you like to see in that space?

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Kenneth Roy Hayes
Kenneth Roy Hayes
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Make Your Lunch Plans, Superior BID Farmer’s Market Offers Two Food Vendor This Week

 

Make plans for lunch tomorrow at the Superior Business Improvement's (BID) Farmer's Market next to the Superior Public Library.  This week we two food vendors to choose from, El Oasis Del Norte who prepares made to order authentic Mexican food and The Rambler MN Food Truck.  I'm looking forward to it and you I'm sure you'll LOVE IT!!!

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Near-Record Heat Wave Grips U.S. East Coast, Midwest
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Authorities Warn of Summer Blacktop Scams in the Northland

I guess it's that time of year.  I tell you of the IRS scams in February and May, now that we're on the cusp of summer I need to share info about blacktop scams.  Honestly, you really can never let your guard down, you never know where the next scam will hit you!

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Matt Cardy/Getty Images
Matt Cardy/Getty Images
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Need A Job? Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank Is Hiring an Agency Relations Coordinator

I can't count how many times I've had friends and acquaintances tell me that they are in need of a job and to keep my eyes and ears open for them.  When I got the email about this job I thought I would share, it might be right up your alley.  Before you think it isn't for you, read on!

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Cathy Kates
Cathy Kates
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Last Week I Experienced the Best Customer Service, This Week The Absolute Worst!

Last week I wrote a blog about a company that surprised me with incredible customer service.  That kind of service is few and far between and maybe that's why it inspired me to write a blog, because it's so rare.  This week, the worst customer service EVER!  I feel like they boldly make it nearly impossible to accomplish anything on their website or on the phone so you'll just give up and go away.  But, I didn't!

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Cathy Kates
Cathy Kates
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A Businesses’ Customer Service Shocked Me Not Once, But Twice

I'm the kind of person that says thank you to the check out person and it peeves me when I say thank you and they don't.  It should be them thanking me for choosing their store to make my purchase, right?  We recently stumbled across a pet store in Coon Rapids that I had never heard of before, Chuck & Don's.  We were looking specifically for calming treats for our Schnauzer and thought we'd give the store a shot.  We were pleasantly surprised, not once, but twice.

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Cathy Kates
Cathy Kates
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My Comedy of Errors Leads to a Warning to You at the DMV

Buying tabs for your vehicle, camper, boat or any of your toys.  It seems like everything needs tabs.  Luckily or unluckily, some of our tabs are due at the same time so we have limited trips to the DMV.  I had to get two sets of tabs so I headed off to the DMV office in West Duluth.  I spent a good half hour of frustration there because I didn't have the knowledge that I'm going to tell you, so you're good to go when it's your turn at the DMV.

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Photo by Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Photo by Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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Hiring Fair at US Bank Stadium Looks to Fill Thousands of Jobs

You don't have to know anything about football to be part of the Minnesota Vikings Team.  Not an actual athlete, but one of the thousands of workers that is expected to be hired this week.  If you are a college student heading home for the summer or willing to relocate you should consider working at the new U.S. Bank Stadium.

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College of St. Scholastica
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The College of St. Scholastica Donates to the 48th Annual Kiwanis Auction

The 48th Annual Kiwanis Auction is coming up this Saturday on WDIO/WIRT TV starting at 6p.  I volunteer every year to be a guest auctioneer and it's amazing to see the community support both in donations and bidders.  Businesses, organizations and even our local colleges find a way to be involved.

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Cathy Kates
Cathy Kates
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Behind the Scene Video with United Piping Inc. a Huge Supporter of the Northern Lights Foundation

I sit on the board of the Northern Lights Foundation and was recently asked to appear in an in-house video for United Piping Inc. to talk about their involvement with our organization.  I was excited when I received a call to also narrate the video and others and thought you'd like to see how that works so the next time you're listening to a narrated video you can picture this.

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Mario Tama/Getty Images
Mario Tama/Getty Images
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Are You into Organic Baby Food, Gerber Recalls Two of Their Food Pouches

We've always heard that organic is suppose to be better, right?  Not in the case of recalled organic Gerber baby food.  The company announced they are voluntarily recalling the contaminated pouches and taking it off store shelves.  Here's what you need to know.

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The Trussell Trust Food Bank In Liverpool Distributes Christmas Hampers
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Need a Job? CHUM is Hiring a Director of Distributive Services

I can't count how many times I've had friends and acquaintances tell me that they are in need of a job and to keep my eyes and ears open for them.  When I got the email about this job I thought I would share and perhaps it can help someone have a comfortable lifestyle!  Before you think it isn't for you, read on!

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