Knowing Your Neighbors

Stokke's Liquor Expands to Lakeside Neighborhood

DULUTH, Minn. - After decades of being a dry neighborhood, there's now an additional liquor store in Duluth's Lakeside neighborhood. "I know that for a really long time, Lakeside didn't have a liquor store.…

Knowing Your Neighbors: Fred's Store

GOODLAND, Minn. - Tucked away about 20 miles from Grand Rapids is Fred's Store, the only business in Goodland, Minnesota. "Blink and you went through it," co-owner of Fred's Store Cindy Majewski said. "We're…

Oldenburg House Gearing Up for Re-Opening

CARLTON, Minn. - "When you're around good players, your ears start to hear the right stuff," Oldenburg House Proprietor, Glenn Swanson says. At five years old, Glenn Swanson developed a love for music. In…

Knowing Your Neighbors: Oasis Del Norte

DULUTH, Minn. - Oasis Del Norte has become a popular spot since its opening, bringing authentic Mexican food and culture to the area. "We're here to share our food with everybody," Oasis Del Norte owner…

Knowing Your Neighbors: Farmer Doug

PROCTOR, Minn. - With farmer's markets needing to adapt to the pandemic, Doug "Farmer Doug" Hoffbauer has taken his products to the end of the driveway. "We just started doing it self-serve and…

Knowing Your Neighbors: Perk Place Coffee

DULUTH, Minn. - "That's what all of this is, adapting and accepting your situation and trying to get creative and attempt to maintain the normalcy," Perk Place Coffee manager Ria Takhar said. After…

Knowing Your Neighbors: Lakes 10 Cinema

HERMANTOWN, Minn. - While movie theaters are currently shut down, Marcus Lakes 10 Cinema has decided to start selling large bags of their popcorn for curbside pickup. "Beforehand, company-wide, we had a program, when we…

KYN: 3D Printing

DULUTH, Minn. - Tyler Blom is using his time off from teaching at Proctor High School well. "This is a real-life situation. This is a real-life skill. And it ties nicely together with our pathways…

Knowing Your Neighbors: U-Roast-Em

SOLON SPRINGS, Wis. - U-Roast-Em sells more than forty kinds of green coffee beans sourced from growers and suppliers around the world. The company ships them to customers who roast their own coffee. "Once you've…

Knowing Your Neighbors: GeaCom

DULUTH, Minn. - One Duluth-based company has found a way to help with the screening process of the COVID-19 outbreak in the hopes of flattening the curve. "Can you imagine having 100 new patients…

KYN: 6th Street Market Set To Close

ASHLAND, Wis. - "It's just a nice, warm family run business." Come April 1, their corner store will be closing. Once customers found out, they came running. "That first I'd say 14 days…

Knowing Your Neighbors: Hugo's Pizza

ASHLAND, Wis. - For more than forty years, Hugo's has been serving up made-from-scratch pizzas in Ashland. Owner Tim Ledin tells us some loyal customers have been stopping by the restaurant since the day…

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