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Friday Night Frenzy Preview 12-16-16

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Join Dilan Michaels and Adrienne Robbins for all your latest local sports on the Friday Night Frenzy happening after Fox 21 News at 9. Categories: Friday Night Frenzy

Deadline approaching to mail Christmas packages

DULUTH, Minn. – With Christmas less than two weeks away, it’s time to get packages in the mail if you haven’t already. The Mail Room in Duluth has had people coming in non–stop to get gifts sent off. This is the busiest time of year for the USPS, so they recommend having packages in the mail by this Friday in…

Officials: Fatal Fire Caused from Cigarette

HIBBING, Minn. – A man is dead after a house fire in Hibbing. Authorities say the victim, Michael Ready, 58, died from complications from the fire. The fire broke out Friday morning on the 2200 block of 3rd Avenue West. On Monday, authorities said the fire was caused by a cigarette while smoking in bed. The home did not have…

Brett Scott

MORNING ANCHOR

Brett Scott comes to FOX 21 Local News as a native Northlander. Growing up an hour north of Duluth in Silver Bay, Brett has always enjoyed exploring, learning, and getting to know new people across many parts of Northern Minnesota. Brett started his career with FOX 21 in May of 2016, walking in the door as an intern to finish…

Dan Hanger

ANCHOR / REPORTER / PRODUCER

Dan co-anchors and produces FOX 21 News at 5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Dan joined FOX 21 as a reporter in October 2010 before being promoted to main anchor in August 2011.  He has more than 17 years of experience in television, radio and online journalism. Before FOX 21, Dan worked at GAP West Broadcasting for a cluster of radio…

Alexandra Burnley

ANCHOR / REPORTER

  Alexandra Burnley anchors FOX 21 News at 5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. She was raised in Alexandria, Virginia, about a half-hour away from the nation’s capitol. Growing up near Washington, D.C. fueled Alexandra’s interest in news and politics. She went south for college, graduating with a journalism degree from the University of Georgia. Alexandra enjoys getting outside, taking fitness…

Jeff Schwarten

MORNING PRODUCTION LEAD - DIRECTOR

Jeff Schwarten joined the FOX 21 News Team in October of 2011 as a Production Assistant. In July of 2013 he was promoted to Assistant Production Manager. Jeff moved to Duluth to in 2003 where he earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Minnesota – Duluth. In his free time Jeff enjoys the local music scene, and…

9/27 Weather Forecast

Things started off pretty well this morning with light winds and clouds not producing any rain but that quickly changed mid morning as the rain started to fall and hasn’t ended since. Temperatures are nice and cool across the North-land with a lot of us seeing temps in the upper 40’s. Everywhere across the country is seeing warmer than normal…