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malt shoppe
Cathy Kates
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The Portland Malt Shoppe Is OPEN! Did You Know What The Building Was Previously Used For?

We drove past the Portland Malt Shoppe on Superior Street and I was surprised to see the OPEN sign illuminated!  It sparked excitement because that's the gateway to summer, but also evoked a giggle since we had been receiving small snow squalls all day.

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rhubarb
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Heated Debate: Rhubarb, Is It A Vegetable Or A Fruit?

This debate started innocently enough. My friend kept saying she didn't like rutabaga pie.  What the heck was that?  I thought maybe she meant a pastie.  She was obviously confused and after some discussion and much laughter we determined she meant rhubarb.  THEN, the debate began, Rhubarb:  Vegetable or Fruit?

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marathon running
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Traffic Advisory For College Of St. Scholastic’s Reif Run On Wednesday

Expect short traffic delays and parking restrictions on Kenwood Avenue at College Street and at Hovland Drive tomorrow during the Reif Run through the College of St. Scholastica.

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Finished Pedicure
Cathy Kates
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It’s Flip Flop And Strappy Sandal Season, Have You Gotten Your Pedicure Yet? [VIDEO]

Ok, I realize it snowed last night and the next couple days we have crappy weather expected, but I have faith that warmer weather is on the way.  We were caught off guard last week with flip flop weather and my toes were gnarly.  Get your pedi now so you're ready for our next 70 degree day!

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Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images
Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images
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Red Cross Launches Powerful New App with Everything You Need to Know in an Emergency

When an emergency happens in your life, your first thought is what you need to do to protect your family and friends.  Access to information is crucial, and now the Red Cross has made it easier to get that information.

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By:Scott Olson
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By:Scott Olson Getty Images News
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Is There Such A Thing As A Safe Gun, Watch What This Teen Has Invented

The gun debate goes on and on in congress, in the world, and in public. Everyone has an argument for having guns or limiting rights for guns. What this teen has come up with may resonate on both sides of the argument.

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By:Joshua Lott
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By:Joshua Lott Getty Images News
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You Don’t Have To Speak The Language This Guy’s Laugh Is Hysterical

Everyone has their own laugh, people make fun of me because of my high laugh. My friend laughs like a machine gun. Woody Woodpecker has a funny laugh.. Some people can make other people laugh just by laughing.

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runner at finish line
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Don’t Make THIS Mistake When You Cross The Grandma’s Marathon Finish Line [VIDEO]

The Fitger's 5K is done and people are turning their sights on training for the William A. Irvin 5k and Grandma's Half and Full Marathons.  I can help you in two aspects.  Turn you on to professional help training for your race and what NOT to do as you cross the finish line!

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coho fishing
Cathy Kates
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Hopeful Early Morning Coho Anglers On The Aerial Lift Bridge Pier

The beautiful weather this weekend brought Northlanders out for many reasons. Dog walking, Grandma's Marathon training, and something you only see for a few weeks on the Canal Park Pier, Coho Salmon fishing.

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chester creek park
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Telecommunication Construction Starts At Chester Bowl [Video]

A press release I received from the City of Duluth informed of an upcoming project that will replacement a Sprint telecommunications pole with a new permanent mono-pine tower in Chester Bowl Park on the upper hillside. The project will begin on April 13 and that may cause some trails to close temporarily.

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Veterans Memorial
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Honor Flight Northland Plans A Trip For This June

I have friends that are dedicated to volunteering for the Honor Flight Northland.  My father was in WWII and I would have loved for him to have this opportunity.  If you know a Vet, especially a WWII Vet in your life, fill out an application!

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Garth Brooks
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Garth Brooks Talks Joys and Heartaches of Raising Kids

Garth Brooks walked away from a massive country career to raise his daughters, and he insists he wouldn't have traded those years for anything.

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