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Get Your Picture Taken By The 22 Foot Snowman Near Kettle River

My Facebook friend Pam (thank you, Pam) told me about an amazing snowman near Kettle River, one much, much bigger than in the picture above.  This is a 22.5 foot snowman located a mile south of Kettle River on Highway 73. The man who constructed it says you're welcome to come get your picture taken by the monstrosity.

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Dogs Frolic In The Snow
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Winter And Cold Weather Tips For Your Pets

We've all heard how unsafe it is to leave your pet in a hot car in the Summertime. The Winter and the cold that comes with it presents it's own challenges. Here are a few tips that will help your pet during the freezing months ahead.

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"Historic" Blizzard Sweeps Through Texas Panhandle
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Wisconsin Releases Winter Survival List, How To Prepare And Prevail

Winters here in the Northland can be brutal. We started this season kind of mild but now we are in full winter cold. If you are traveling (hopefully to take a vacation) you may want to include a winter survival kit.

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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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Visit Duluth’s Canal Park on a -10 Degree Morning [VIDEO]

The winter of 2015-2016 has been incredibly mild so far, influenced largely by a strong El Niño. Today the Twin Ports saw the first real winter-like temperatures, with morning lows below zero and daytime highs struggling to get much above zero.

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Ken Hayes
Ken Hayes
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Easy Places To Ice Fish Near Duluth & Superior

We've had an unusually late start to the ice fishing season.  It's may be still too early to hit some of these spots, but here are some good easy places to get to and ice fish in the Twin Ports area...

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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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13 Visual Reminders Why Winter in the Northland Is Amazing [PHOTO GALLERY]

Sure, anyone can call the Northland a beautiful place when they visit during the summer and it's 75 and sunny. Winter months, when there's snow, ice, and subzero temperatures; it's more of an acquired taste.

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Massive Blizzard Hits New England
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8 Most ‘Duluth’ Ways to Warm Up This Winter

Twin Ports residents are hearty people. Heck, we wear shorts on the first 30 degree day after a cold snap. While we handle the cold well, that doesn't mean we don't need to find ways to keep warm...

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Cathy Kates
Cathy Kates
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Northland Winter Running, What Should I Wear? [VIDEO]

Whether you're training for an upcoming Spring or Summer race or your New Year's resolution involves a commitment to exercise more, running during our Northland winters is possible, if you dress properly.  I've learned from experience and this quick video will show you what I wear for a safe and comfortable winter run.

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Will the Duluth Area Have a White Christmas This Year? Here’s What the Odds Are

Here we are, in mid-December, and there's very little snow on the ground. As I'm writing this, it is actually raining. That isn't the most festive scene a person from the Twin Ports might expect this time of year. With El Niño firmly gripping our weather this winter, what are the odds we see snow in time for Christmas?

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Cathy Kates
Cathy Kates
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Avoid Injury With Cathy’s Personal Review Of In-Shower Body Lotion

It's that time of the year when the colder weather makes your skin dry and reptilian.  It's frustrating because no matter how much I lotion, I'm still dry.  There's a new way to lotion IN the shower by Nivea and I am so desperate to be soft and supple again, I tried it.  Here's my review:

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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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First Winter Weather Advisory of the 2015 Season For the Twin Ports Region

As a strong fall storm system approaches the Duluth-Superior area, it's looking likely it will deliver the first measurable snowfall and make for messy driving conditions.

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(Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
(Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
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MnDOT Urges Motorists To Drive With More Care In The Colder Temperatures

Here we go with the colder temps and forecast of snow coming soon, the roads are going to get slick and that means more accidents. Motorists need to remember your old driving school basics to keep safe and drive well.

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