Brittney Merlot

“Super Wolf Blood Moon” This Weekend!

Viewing Times For The Northland (Weather & Cloud Cover Permitting)

Get your telescopes ready Northland! Sky-watchers will have a front-row seat to a rare cosmic event, as three lunar phenomena come together and give rise to a ‘Super Wolf Blood Moon’ on Sunday night! So what is all of that? Let me break it down for you… Super Moon: Is when the moon is closest to Earth and appears much…

Lungplus Helps You Breathe Warm During Arctic Blasts

Active Adventures: Ways To Stay Active Outside During Cold Snaps

DULUTH, Minn. — In this weeks Active Adventures we introduce you to Lungplus! Lungplus is a device you place in your mouth and it aids in warming your entire body, so that you can still go outside in the below zero temperatures! It also helps you breathe easier. It also helps you with colds, throat pain, dry cough and will…

Friday January 18, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Arctic Blast, Below Average Temperatures, Bitter Cold, Blustery, Cold Snap, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, lake effect snow, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wind chill advisory

Sweet Maple Bourbon Salmon

Cooking Connection: Lake Superior Catering Creates A Unique Sweet Glaze

DULUTH, Minn. — In this weeks Cooking Connection Lake Superior Catering is cooking up a sweet unique glaze for your salmon. In the video above you can check out the recipe to make at home yourself or you can have it catered at your next event! Categories: Community, Cooking Connection, Entertainment, Features, Minnesota, News, News – Latest News Tags: Bourbon…

Thursday January 17, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Arctic Blast, Bitter Cold, Cold Snap, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wind chill advisory

Wednesday January 16, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Arctic Blast, Bitter Cold, Cold Snap, cold spell, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Frigid Temperatures, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wind chill advisory

Tuesday January 15, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Arctic Blast, Chilly Temperatures, Cold Front, cold spell, Cold Wind Chills, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, High Winds, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Very Windy

Lightspeed Lift Helps People Walk Better Again

Local Invention Helps Northlander's Get Back On Their Feet Again

DULUTH, Minn. — In this week’s Knowing Your Neighbors a local physical therapist is helping give the gift of motion back through his personal invention that helps Northlander’s get back on their feet again. It’s called “Lightspeed Lift” and this creation all started with an idea that was sparked back in the early 90’s. Duluth physical therapist Malcolm Macaulay has…

Monday January 14, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, freezing drizzle, Light Flurries, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Mild Temperatures, Northland Weather Forecast, slippery roads, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Warm Temps

Kick Sled Rentals At Hartley Nature Center

Active Adventures: Local Winter Rentals From Snowshoes, Skiis & Kick Sleds

DULUTH, Minn. — In this week’s Active Adventures Brittney Merlot takes us to Hartley Nature Center where you can rent a bunch of different winter equipment. This varies from traditional and metal snowshoes, cross country skiis and kick sleds! Categories: Active Adventures, Community, Entertainment, Features, News, News – Latest News, Weather in the News Tags: Hartley Nature Center, merlot weather,…

Improve Balance & Reduce Falls With Tai Ji Quan Class

New Balance & Coordination Class Starts Next Week In Duluth, All Experience Levels Welcome

DULUTH, Minn. – With the icy conditions in place this time of year, the thought of falling can be serious. Especially the older you get and the less balance coordination you may have. One class starting next week helps improve your balance through martial arts movements. It’s called Tai Ji Quan. “It helps improve balance, coordination, strengthens lower extremities and…

Friday January 11, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, lake effect snow, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, North Shore Lake Effect Snow, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Calling All Adorable, Funny, Quarky Talented Pets To The Big Screen!

Furry Film Festival Needs Your Funny Pet Videos!

DULUTH, Minn. — Is your pet the star of the house? If you have a fur baby with a special talent, funny quarks or just plain cute you need to submit a video of them!   Fitger’s Film Festival will be showcasing a compilation of pet videos for your entertainment, hosted by Animal Allies. “I can’t imagine that it’s going to…

Lake Superior Brewing Expands Industry Night Specials To All

Working Class Gets Cheap Beer Specials On Craft Brews

DULUTH, Minn. — The bar and restaurant industry night is expanding it’s special prices to all working class people! That’s right, if you have a job, any job, you qualify for this special at Lake Superior Brewing. Every Thursday and Sunday all pint beers are $3 from open to close. They are providing us with this special on brews in…

Homemade Comfort Food To Warm The Soul In The Cold

Cooking Connection: Lake Superior Catering Makes Homemade Chicken Alfredo

DULUTH, Minn. — In this week’s Cooking Connection Lake Superior Catering prepares a delicious homemade chicken alfredo. In the video above you will learn the industry secrets and how you can make your own alfredo sauce at home. To book your catered event click here! PHONE: 218-428-1946 Categories: Community, Cooking Connection, Features, Links, Minnesota, News, News – Latest News Tags:…

Thursday January 10, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Chilly Temperatures, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, lake effect snow, Light Snow, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, North Shore Lake Effect, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Wednesday January 9, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Breezy, Chilly Temperatures, Cold Temps, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, lake effect snow, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Snowbelt Winter Weather Advisory, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, windy

Winter Rover Program Gets Kiddos Outside For Learning & Fun!

Great Outdoors: Lake Superior Estuarium Hosts 2 Free Events At Barkers Island For Preschoolers & Kindergarteners

SUPERIOR, Wisc. — The Winter Rovers Program brings kiddos ages 3-7 together outside to learn! It’s like an old fashioned play date hosted by the Lake Superior Estuarium. “We are just trying to connect them to the community in the area and then also get them outside.” explained intern Megan Hogfeldt. “Show them some fun things that they can do…

Tuesday January 8, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Gogebic County Winter Weather Advisory, High Winds, lake effect snow, Light Snow, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Snowbelt Winter Weather Advisory, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Monday January 7, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Black Ice, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, freezing drizzle, freezing rain, Icy Roads, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, rain, Rain in January, sleet, Slick Roads, slippery roads, Slush, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, winter weather advisory, wintry mix

Enjoy The Outdoors & Try New Winter Activities At Bluefin Bay On Lake Superior

Active Adventures: Skiing, Snowshoeing, Yaktrack Rentals and More To Get You Outdoors!

TOFTE, Minn. — In this week’s Active Adventures we take you to Bluefin Bay Resorts on Lake Superior! They offer free rentals of skis, snowshoes, yaktraks and more with your stay at the resort! Temperance River State Park is 2 miles away and it’s a great option to get out and test out a new outdoor activity without having to…

Friday January 4, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: 40’s in Minnesota, 40’s in Wisconsin, Above Average Temperatures Felt, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Melting Snow, merlots weather, Merot Weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Nortland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, warm up, Winter Heat Wave

The First Meteor Shower of the Year Peaks Tonight

The Quadrantid Meteor Shower Will Be Visible By The Northland Overnight

DULUTH, Minn. — The Quadrantid meteor shower peaks tonight, one of the best annual shows in the night sky, according to NASA. A moonless night should help our chances to see it between midnight and dawn, but location is also a factor with this one-night-only meteor shower peak. Those in the Northern Hemisphere, especially Europe and the surrounding areas, will…

Breakfast Bruchetta Arrives In The Northland

Cooking Connection: Corktown Deli & Brews Adds Breakfast To Their Menu

DULUTH, Minn. — In this week’s Cooking Connection Corktown Deli & Brews shows us how to make Breakfast Bruchetta! It’s featured on their new breakfast menu and a one of a kind recipe you don’t want to pass on! INGREDIENTS: Buttermilk French toast, cherry wood-smoked bacon, pecans, onion jam and scrambled eggs. RECIPE: Watch the video above for a step…

Thursday January 3, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Dangerous Black Ice, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, freezing rain, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, sleet, slippery roads, Superior Wisconsin Weaterh Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wintry mix

Lake Temperature Data Unavailable Due To Government Shutdown

The Partial Government Shutdown Is Affecting The Northland Directly, Especially Meteorologists

DULUTH, Minn. — With the partial Government Shutdown still underway the affects are being felt here in the Northland, even by local Meteorologists as they forecast this winter weather. First things first says Fox 21’s Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, “As a Meteorologist an important reading we need this time of year is the water temperature. It helps us determine lake effect…

January 2, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Below Average, Bitter Temperatures, Dangerous Cold, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, warm up, wind chill advisory

January 1, 2019: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Below Average Temperatures, Cold Snap, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wind chill advisory, Wind Chill Warning

Build A Community Of Snowmen!

Northland Gets Hit With More Snow, So Build A Snowman!

DULUTH, Minn. — In this week’s Active Adventures we are grabbing a handful of snow and rolling it into a community of snowmen across the Northland, one snowball at a time! Join Fox 21’s Brittney Merlot for her tips and tricks on how to quickly create the perfect snowman or snowoman! Send her your pictures after you’ve built yours, she…

Monday December 31, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Blowing Snow, December Snow Storm, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Freezing Spray Warning, heavy snow, Heavy snowfall rates, High Winds, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, More Snow, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, snow storm, Snowy, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, windy, Winter Storm Warning, winter weather advisory

Dangerous Snow Covered & Icy Roads: After Heavy Snowfall & Flash Freeze Overnight

Lake Effect Continues To Pile Up & Cold Air Surges In

DULUTH, Minn. — Overnight the Northland experienced a heavy dumping of wet snow as our temperatures dropped below freezing. All of the slush and water on the roads froze and became solid ice. Driving this morning was a headache to say the least and plows have been clearing the streets around Duluth, but travel is not advised on HWY 2…

Friday December 28, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Bad Roads, Dangerous Icy Roads, December Snow Storm, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, heavy snow, ice, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Minnesota Snow Storm, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Snow covered roads, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Wisconsin December Snow Storm

WINTER STORM WARNING UNDERWAY AS WIDESPREAD HEAVY SNOW BLANKETS THE NORTHLAND

Over A Foot Of Snow Is Forecast To Dump On The Northland This Late December, Creating Holiday Travel Headaches

Forecast WINTER STORM WARNING UNDERWAY AS WIDESPREAD HEAVY SNOW BLANKETS THE NORTHLAND Good morning Northland! Here is a look at your current snowfall totals. Heavy snow will continue to fall this morning through the overnight hours. Putting down a half of a foot to over a foot of snow for the Northland. Roads are completely snow covered and will continue…

Thursday December 27, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Dangerous Driving, December Winter Storm, Duluth Minnestoa Weather Forecast, heavy snow, Holiday Winter Storm, merlots weather, Merot Weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Road Conditions, slippery roads, snow, Snow covered roads, snow storm, Snowballs, Snowmen, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Winter Lovers, Winter Storm Warning

Balsam Bough Harvesting: Make Your Own Wreath!

Active Adventures: Harvesting Boughs And Assembling A Holiday Wreath

SUPERIOR NATIONAL FOREST, Minn. — In this week’s Active Adventures, Fox 21’s Brittney Merlot takes us deep into the woods to collect balsam boughs! Then we head inside to learn how to assemble your own wreath! A permit is required for collecting balsam boughs and can picked up at the district DNR offices for $25. Minnesota is a leader in…

Friday December 21, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, First Day Of Winter, Holiday Travel, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Snow Overnight, Some Sun, Superior Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Winter Kicks Off, Winter Solstice

Holiday Cranberry Chutney, Quick & Easy Appetizer

Cooking Connection: Regional Cooking Instructor Teaches Us How To Make A Holiday Appetizer Friends & Family Will Devour!

DULUTH, Minn. — In this week’s Cooking Connection we are joined by Regional Cooking Instructor Arlene Coco and we are baking a holiday appetizer, Cranberry Chutney! It’s a perfect dish to bring for the holidays and bursting with flavor. RECIPE: Holiday Cranberry Chutney (Makes 12 Servings) Canned cranberries; can be substituted for fresh when they are not in season, just…

Thursday December 20, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Black Ice, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Flash Freeze, ice, Icy Roads, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, SLIPPERY, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wintry mix

Cut Down Your Own Christmas Tree!

Active Adventures: Hike Into The Superior National Forest For A Family Tradiation!

SUPERIOR NATIONAL FOREST, Minn. — In this week’s Active Adventures we are headed into the thick of the woods, to cut down our own Christmas Tree! First things first, MAKE SURE TO GET YOUR PERMIT! On average, 200-300 permits are sold annually! It’s only $5, cash or check only. It can be quickly picked up at the Superior National Forest…

Wednesday December 19, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: above average temperatures, December Heat Wave, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Warm Northland Decemeber, warm up

Tuesday December 18, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Above Average Temperautres Week Before Christmas, December Heat Wave, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, sunny, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, warm up

Cut Your Own Christmas Tree From The Superior National Forest!

Great Outdoors Holiday Tradition

SUPERIOR NATIONAL FOREST, Minn. — In this week’s Great Outdoors we are headed into the thick of the woods, to cut down our own Christmas Tree! First things first, MAKE SURE TO GET YOUR PERMIT! On average, 200-300 permits are sold annually! It’s only $5, cash or check only. It can be quickly picked up at the Superior National Forest…

Tuesday December 11, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: above average temperatures, Dultuh Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Mild Temps, Mix of Sun and Clouds, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, warm

Latte Art, Warming The Heart!

Cooking Connection: Duluth Coffee Company Teaches Brittney Merlot Latte Art & Barista Training

DULUTH, Minn. — In this weeks Cooking Connection we are warming your heart with a little latte art! Latte art is a method of preparing coffee created by pouring microfoam into a shot of espresso and resulting in a pattern or design on the surface of the latte. It can also be created or embellished by simply “drawing” in the…

Cruisin’ The Gunflint Trail

Active Adventures: Winter Wilderness

GUNFLINT TRAIL, Minn. —  In this weeks Active Adventures we are taking you through 57 miles of wilderness that you can drive on! It’s part of the Superior Scenic Byway in Cook County. The road passes through the Superior National Forest and borders the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Canada’s Quetico National Park. Snowshoeing, skiing, mushing and snowmobiling trails…

December 7, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Below Average Temperatures, chilly, Cold Front, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Wind Chill Temps