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Private Screening Of "Food Chains"
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Local Sophomores And Juniors Plan Their Future With The Northland Foundation’s Pathway To Careers

Tuesday will be a big day for local 10th and 11th grade students and me!  They will be gathering information to shape their future careers and I will be a first time panelist at the Kids Plus Pathway to Careers, an event organized and conducted by the Northland Foundation.

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Always Wanted To Learn To Scuba Dive? Join A Local Scuba Diving Class

You don't need to be near the ocean to scuba dive, they do it right here in Lake Superior.  I haven't done it myself, but I know of people that have dove in Lake Superior to explore various ship wrecks.  Intrigued?  Join a local scuba diving class and get yourself certified.

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This Animated Map Will Change The Way You Look At The Globe! It’s Crazy! [VIDEO]

Our map system that we learned in school was flawed.  These size comparisons are insane.  Wait until you see the comparison between Australia and Brazil!

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Things Only People Who Live In a 100 Year Old House Will Understand

Old houses are pretty cool!  They have lots of character, they have stood the test of time, and many people buy them every year.  If you live in a house built in the late 19th century, or early 20th century than you no doubt have dealt with these things.

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Library Books
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Duluth Public Library Has Fun, Free Activities For Your Kids June 15-19

The kids just got out of school, JUST and some of you may be hearing "I'm bored" already.  The Duluth Public Library is on it like a puma!  They have already put together fun, free programs for the week of June 15 that you're kids will love! (and YOU will too)!

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Ken Hayes keeps his fishing license in a special place - Photo Ken Hayes
Ken Hayes keeps his fishing license in a special place - Photo Ken Hayes
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It’s National Safe Boating Week, A Good Reminder Just Before Memorial Day Weekend

One week-end we're talking to the Co-Ho Salmon Anglers in Canal Park and the next week-end we see several of them have moved from casting to out-rigging.  Fishing season is in full swing.  If you're taking your boat out for the first time this year, the  MN DNR provides a list to check for safety.

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College of St. Scholastica
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A Personal Thank You To The Retiring President Of The College Of St. Scholastica

President Larry Goodwin has been with the College of St. Scholastica for years and he has announced that he will be retiring in 2016.  He is the longest-serving president in the history of St. Scholastica and achieved double enrollment during his tenure.  But, I have a personal thank you for something much bigger that involved the community.

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From Grandma's Marathon
From Grandma's Marathon
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Olympic Gold Medalist Dan O’Brien to Visit Northland Middle Schools Next Week

Grandma's Marathon's Young Athletes Foundation continues it's partnership with Duluth Public Schools and Essentia Health to bring an amazing speaker and athlete to the Northland next week.

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Photo by NOAA Photo Library/Getty Images
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Minnesota and Wisconsin Practice Safety With Tornado Awareness Drills This Thursday

 

Even though I am sharing this information with you, I KNOW that when I hear the sirens blow to signify the start of the drill/test this Thursday, I will wonder (usually out loud to myself), "what are those going off for now?"  You should know it's just a test, here is the schedule.

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This Free Personality Test is Scary Accurate!

I saw on Facebook today a personality test an old college roomate took.  He shared his result and I thought it fit him pretty good.  So, naturally I took the test, and wow!  It nailed me!

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Kraft Mac & Cheese
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A Warning To Parents: Kraft Recalls Mac & Cheese

When my daughter was young Kraft Mac & Cheese was a staple in our home along with hot dogs, chicken nuggets and juice boxes.  I've always trusted Kraft and I'm sure they feel horrible.  This blog is just to make parents aware, not to blast or shame Kraft.  I've used their products for years and will continue to do so.

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By: Frazer Harrison Getty Images Entertainment
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Why Is Ashley Judd Pressing Charges Against People Who Harassed her On Twitter

Ashley Judd is a great American actress, she is also an activist, there have even been rumors that she is going to run for an office again. She is also a huge Kentucky Wildcat fan. That is where the trouble began.

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