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Coffee Conversation: Duluth's North Shore Ballroom

DULUTH, Minn. – North Shore Ballroom in Duluth is full of excitement and passion for ballroom dancing. The instructors are all about helping beginners all the way up to the most experienced. FOX 21’s…

Local Schools Face Food Service Staff Shortage

DULUTH, Minn. -- Schools across the nation are in desperate need of food service workers, including Lowell Elementary School in Duluth. The shortage is not only in the area, but throughout the country and…

UN Health Agency Chief Declares Monkeypox A Global Emergency

LONDON (AP) — The expanding monkeypox outbreak in more than 70 countries is an “extraordinary” situation that qualifies as a global emergency, the World Health Organization chief said Saturday, a declaration that could spur further investment in treating the once-rare disease and…

Hundreds Cast Their Lines For ALS

"I am very fortunate to be put here today to fish for people. To step up and donate towards the cause. To be able to help others that are fighting this horrible disease,"…

Planned Parenthood Workers In 5 Midwest States Seek Union

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - About 400 workers at Planned Parenthood offices in five Midwestern states plan to unionize. The move comes as their employer deals with the potential loss of business in states where abortions may become illegal if…

St.Lukes Free Hearing Aid Battery Giveaway Week

DULUTH, Minn.-- St.Lukes is recognizing 'better speech and hearing month' by giving away free hearing-aid batteries. Nearly 100 of the batteries are being handed out to anyone in the community at no cost, while…

Second Harvest Announces Indoor Mask Requirement

DULUTH, Minn. -- Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank is going back to requiring masks indoors for any employee, volunteer, or guest entering its establishment. "Due to St. Louis County’s “high” level of COVID-19 transmission, effective immediately we will be…

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