Author: Brittney Merlot

Wednesday November 7, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Below Average Temperatures, Breezy, Chilly Temps Arrive, 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 Chills, windy

Wisconsinites Head To The Polls To Deliver Their Verdict On The Midterms

Election Day In Wisconsin Brings Quick Lines With Numerous Volunteers Helping

SUPERIOR, Wisc. — The race is on to the polls! The main concern for Wisconsin polling places are to keep the lines short to increase voter turnout. Superior election officials are dividing the tasks of election registrations at breakneck speed as numerous volunteers are helping out. The Chief Inspector in Douglas County Pamela Brokaw said, “It’s been very busy, there’s been…

UMD Helps First Time Voters Get To The Polls

The Minnesota Public Interest Research Group Helps Students With Voting Process

DULUTH, Minn. — Students at U.M.D. are trying to make the voting process for many first time voters, go smoothly! The Minnesota Public Interest Research Group set up a table right in Kirby Student Center, with one intention, to inform as many students as possible on where and how to vote. With laptops to register to vote on the spot,…

Minnesotans Waste No Time And Hit The Polls Early

The Secretary of State says more than 600,000 ballots have already been cast in Minnesota through the absentee process, putting Minnesota on pace to have the highest voter participation rate in the country.

DULUTH, Minn. — It’s finally election day and Minnesotans wasted no time in hitting the polls early! The Secretary of State says more than 600,000 ballots have already been cast in Minnesota through the absentee process, putting Minnesota on pace to have the highest voter participation rate in the country. But that didn’t stop many Northlanders’ from voting the old…

Tuesday November 6, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Election Day Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Election Day Forecast, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Monday November 5, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Dultuh Minnesota Weather Forecast, freezing rain, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, More Snow, Northland Weather Forecast, rain, snow, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wintry mix

Historic Haunted Tours of the Raspberry Inn!

Join Twin Ports Paranormal and the Ricigliano's to hear all about the activity discovered in the house, the history and the cover up!

SUPERIOR, Wisc. — This weekend ONLY you have the opportunity to tour the old historic Raspberry Inn. The home is said to be haunted, with many accounts and stories surfacing from this old inn. Locals Brandon & Jasmine Ricigliano decided to buy it and save it. Brandon says, “After I started hearing the voice from the third floor that was…

Are You Ready To Ski This Winter Season?

Active Adventures: Spirit Mountain Season Passes, Jessie Diggins & Snow Making Begins Soon!

DULUTH, Minn. — In this weeks Active Adventures we are talking with Spirit Mountain and why you need to plan ahead, Hurry, Hurry! Season pass sales are coming to an end, Jessie Diggins is skiing by the mountain and ‘snow making’ is about to begin! Categories: Active Adventures, Features, Minnesota, News, News – Latest News Tags: cross-country skiing, downhill skiing,…

Friday November 2, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Cloudy, Dreary, dry, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Fall Weather Ends, Lake Effect Showers, Last Day Of Fall, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Homemade Pop Tarts, Filled With Gourmet Seasonal Fruits & Flavors

Duluth's Best Bread Mixes Up A Special Filling For These Twin Ports Pop Tarts!

DULUTH, Minn. — In this week’s Cooking Connection Duluth’s Best Bread bakes homemade pop tarts for Fox 21’s Brittney Merlot. Mixing up the perfect seasonal fillings, you’ll be craving one by the end of the video! Pop Tarts are a pastry first invented in Vienna in the 1200’s, traditionally served at ceremonial occasions like royal weddings. Wait, who are we…

Thursday November 1, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: chilly temps, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, November Begins, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Winter Around The Corner

Raspberry Inn Paranormal Investigation

Medium Lady Ocalat & Twin Ports Paranormal Investigate A Haunted Superior Wisconsin Home

SUPERIOR, Wisc. — In this week’s Northland Uncovered the Fox 21 morning crew goes on a paranormal investigation into the Raspberry Inn, with Medium & Psychic Lady Ocalat and Twin Ports Paranormal. NOTE: The FULL extended version of our investigation will be posted after 3pm tonight on this website and you can also find it on Meteorologist Brittney Merlot’s Facebook…

Wednesday October 31, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Halloween Weather, Halloween Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Trick Or Treat Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

This Pumpkin Croissant Will Have Your Mouth Watering!

Cooking Connection: Duluth's Best Bread Seasonal Treats

DULUTH, Minn. — In this week’s Cooking Connection we are making seasonal treats with Duluth’s Best Bread! This pumpkin croissant you can whip up and home, for the perfect holiday treat! Categories: Community, Cooking Connection, Features, Minnesota, News, News – Latest News Tags: Cooking Connection, Croissant, Duluth’s Best Bread, Fall Treat, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Pumpkin Croissant

Northland Winter Weather Outlook 2018-2019

Wondering What This Northland Winter Has In Store? Check Out The Fox 21 Weather Teams Forecast

DULUTH, Minn. – Halloween is right around the corner.  Along with the parties, kids are getting ready for trick-or-treating.  But, Northlanders know that the weather can very well be more of a trick rather than a treat. Last year, just in time for Halloween weekend, more than ten inches of snow fell in Duluth.  While an inconvenience, that pales in…

Monday October 29, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Cloudy Day, Dry Weather, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Mild Temps, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Thursday October 25, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Cloudy, Dreary, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, rain, Rain for Days, Showers, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Wednesday October 24, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Frost, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Mild Temps, Northland Weather Forecast, Scattered Showers, Showers Late, Sun ahead of a rainy weekend, sunny, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, warm up

Tuesday October 23, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: chilly, Cool, Cooler, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, fall temps, Fall Weather, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, sunny, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Monday October 22, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Breezy, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, Merlots Weather. Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Nice Fall Day, Northland Weather Forecast, sunny, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, warm, windy

Get Lost In A Corn Maze!

Oulu Wisconsin Features A Corn Maze, Flashlight & Haunted Maze, Games, Barn Animals, Snacks & Prizes!

OULU, Wis. — In this week’s Active Adventures, Fox 21’s Brittney Merlot gets us lost in a corn maze!  Just a short 40 minute ride from Duluth/Superior or 45 minutes from Ashland or Hayward. The field is tucked away in beautiful Bayfield county on Ken Johnson’s farm. When you get there, go right into the barn and get your ticket…

Cranberry Brie Pinwheel, Easy Fun Fall Appetizer

Easy To Cook & Serve Fall Pinwheels Tought From A Private Cooking Instructor You'll Want Lessons From!

DULUTH, Min. — Cooking Connection with Fox 21’s Brittney Merlot and Private Instructor Arlene Coco! This week we are cooking up a Cranberry Brie Pinwheel that is perfect for appetizers, parties and the holidays! RECIPE: Cranberry Brie Pinwheels Makes 12 Servings Yield: 2 dozen This recipe is a starting point for countless variations. Think cheddar cheese, pesto, and other delicious…

Nopeming Sanatorium Paranormal Investigation

Medium Lady Ocalat & Twin Ports Paranormal Investigates The Old County Tuberculosis Sanatoria

DULUTH, Min. — Fox 21’s Northland Uncovered October Special investigates The Old County Tuberculosis Sanatoria, Nopeming. Nopeming was built in 1912 to help house and care for individuals diagnosed with tuberculosis. The building went through many changes in structure, tenants, employees and management since. Nopeming has been privately owned by Orison Inc. which is a non-profit since 2009. Orison has…

Tuesday October 16, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Breezy, Brisk Winds, chilly, Cool Fall Day, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Fall Weather, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, sun, sunny, sunshine, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Monday October 15, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Black Ice Roads, Breezy, Duluth Flurries, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, flurries, Gale Warning, High Winds, Icy bridges, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Slick and Slippery Icy Roads in Minnesota and Wisconsin, Strong Gusts, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Rake Leaves Into A Jumbo Spider Leaf Bag! Perfect Halloween Decoration Family Fun!

Brittney Merlot Turns Fall Chores Into A Workout & Art!

DULUTH, Min. – After strong winds topped 64mph on Wednesday’s storm, many leaves have fallen off of the trees. So we need to turn that chore of raking into something fun! In this week’s Active Adventures we are building a Halloween Spider leaf bag with Meteorologist Brittney Merlot. If you make one of your own this weekend, be sure to…

Friday October 12, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: chilly, cold, Cool, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Sunny Day, Sunny Fall Day, Sunshine Returns, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, wind chill

Duluth Train Depot Paranormal Investigation

The Train Depot Is Said To Be Haunted, Fox 21 Investigates This Historic Union Station

DULUTH, Min. — For this week’s Northland Uncovered the Fox 21 morning crew is continuing a special series throughout the month of October! It’s centered on exploring old historic locations across the Northland and the existence of any paranormal activity within. This week’s paranormal investigation takes us to the Historic Train Depot in Duluth, Minnesota. It was built as a…

Ratatouille: Flavorful & Low Calorie Fall Dish

Cooking Lessons With Merlot & Coco

COOKING CONNECTION: This week we have Arlene Coco, a professional cooking instructor, teaching Fox 21’s Brittney Merlot how to make Ratatouille! RECIPE: This technique can be used for winter vegetables and tubers as well. Equipment: 9×13 pan or 14 inch black iron skillet 2 red onions can be substituted for yellow onions to add more color. 3 medium zucchini 3…

Thursday October 11, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Cloudy, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, flurries, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, snow, Snow Accumulation, Snowy, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Wednesday October 10, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Black Ice, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Flood Watch, Flooded Roads, Gale Warning, High Waves, ice, Lakeshore Flood Warning, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Road Closures, sleet, snow, snow storm, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, winter weather advisory

Tuesday October 9, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Areal Flood Watch, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Gale Warning, Lake Shore Flood Watch, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Nortland Weather Forecast, Strong Winds, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Monday October 8, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: chilly, Cool, Dreary, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Flash Flood, Flood, Flooding, fog, foggy, Leaves in Drains, Localized Flooding, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Rainy Week, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

First Measurable Snowfall Accumulates in Northern Minnesota!

1-3" of Heavy Wet Snow Fell Overnight & Early Morning

THE FIRST MEASURABLE SNOWFALL OF THE SEASON HAS ARRIVED! Snow amounts range from a trace to 3″ of heavy wet snow! It began falling around 8pm Thursday evening and came to an end on the Arrowhead at 10am Friday. It is the perfect snow to make snowmen, have a snowball fight and build forts! But the heaviness of the snow…

Hiking Cook County & Lutsen Mountain Peak Fall Colors

Active Adventures: Hiking Through Fall Colors

LUTSEN, Minn. — On the Lake Superior Hiking Trail fall colors are popping! For the next 3 weeks colors are at peak up the north shore and it’s a great time to visit Cook county and Lutsen Mountains. Whether you are hiking or biking the trails or taking a ride in the gondola up the mountains, there is a sight…

Friday October 5, 2018: Morning Forecast

First Snow Accumulation of the Season

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Delicious Honey Garlic Salmon Recipe For Fall, Ya’ll!

Cooking Connection: Cast Iron Bar & Grill

DULUTH, Min. – In this week’s Cooking Connection we are bringing you to Cast Iron Grill in Pike Lake where the chef is cooking up Honey Garlic Salmon! As the weather turns chilly, meals become slightly heavier thus this week’s delicious recipe features salmon and potatoes with some of the best flavors of the season! RECIPE: Drizzle butter on salmon…

Thursday October 4, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Below Average Temperatures, Cool Down, Duluth Minnestoa Weather Forecast, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, sun, sunny, Sunshine Returns, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast

Wednesday October 3, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: above average temps, Duluth Minneota Weather Forecast, fog, foggy, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Mist, Northland Weather Forecast, Rainy Day, Scattered Showers, Severe Thunderstorms, Stormy Weather, Strong Storms, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, warm up

S.S. Meteor Paranormal Investigation

The Last Whaleback Freighter In The World Is Said To Be Haunted, Fox 21 Investigates This Superior Wisconsin Ship

SUPERIOR, Wis. — For this week’s Northland Uncovered the Fox 21 morning crew is starting a special series throughout the month of October! It’s centered on exploring old historic locations across the Northland and the existence of any paranormal activity within. This week’s paranormal investigation takes us to the S.S. Meteor in Superior, Wisconsin. The S.S. Meteor is the last…

Canoe & Kayak Through Fall Colors on the Brule River!

Active Adventures: Brule River Canoe Rentals

BRULE, Wis. — Join Fox 21’s Brittney Merlot for a colorful ride down the Brule River! It’s a great way to immerse yourself in the changing leaves of Wisconsin. Take a calm beginner trip (where you won’t get splashed or wet). Or get your adrenaline pumping on novice or advanced rapids!  Wet suits are available for the chilly fall days…

German Apple Chutney Pork Chop – Perfect Fall Flavor

Cooking Connection: Cast Iron Bar & Grill

DULUTH, Minn. — In this week’s Cooking Connection we are bringing you to Cast Iron Grill in Pike Lake where the chef is cooking up a pork chop drizzled with apples and fall flavors! RECIPE: 10oz pork chop, drizzle butter and salt and pepper on top. Cook for 25min where the inside temperatures is 145°. Chutney: Onions, orange zest, 1/2…

Friday September 28, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Below Freezing, Below Freezing Overnight, Chance of Snow, Cold Night, Duluth Minnesota Weather, First Hard Freeze, first snowfall of the season 2018, flurries, Freeze Warning, Freezing Evening, Frost, Growing Season Ends, Hard Freeze, Light snow dusting, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, Widespread Minnesota…

Thursday September 27, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Breezy, Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Gusty, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Weather Forecast, Overcast, Rainy, Scattered Showers, Superior Wisconsin Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast, windy

Wednesday September 26, 2018: Morning Forecast

Categories: Weather Video Tags: Duluth Minnesota Weather Forecast, Fall Sunshine, Fall Weather, merlot weather, merlots weather, Meteorologist Brittney Merlot, Northland Fall Weather, Northland Weather Forecast, Scattered Sprinkles, Showers, Sun Retuns, Sunnier Days, sunshine, Superior Weather Forecast, Twin Ports Weather Forecast