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Midday Update 6-17-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Wednesday, June 17, 2020

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Northern Lights Cutting Center Sparks Equestrian Interest in the Northland

Talmadge River Ranch, home of Northern Lights Cutting Center, is Open for Private Lessons

DULUTH, Minn. – It’s something you may have taken part in as a kid at least once or twice – horseback riding. FOX 21’s Brett Scott digs deeper into the competition world of cutting and shows how one local family is looking to share their talent with adventure seekers living in the Northland. “I think they’re shocked that it’s something…

Morning Update 6-17-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Wednesday, June 17, 2020

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Midday Update 6-16-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Tuesday, June 16, 2020

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Morning Update 6-16-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Tuesday, June 16, 2020

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Midday Update 6-15-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Monday, June 15, 2020

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Morning Update 6-15-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Monday, June 15, 2020

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Midday Update 6-10-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Wednesday, June 10, 2020

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Lake Superior Zoo Plans ‘A Walk on the Wild Side’ Reopening

Indoor Exhibits Will Remain Closed as the Zoo Takes a Phased Approach to Reopening

DULUTH, Minn. – Under the latest phase of Minnesota’s ‘Stay Safe’ executive order, many public facilitates are allowed to reopen with health restrictions in place. On the list to reopen is the Lake Superior Zoo. Staff is breathing a sigh of relief after losing roughly $500,000 in earned revenue since being forced to close doors almost three months ago. Before…

Morning Update 6-10-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Wednesday, June 10, 2020

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Midday Update 6-9-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Tuesday, June 9, 2020

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Morning Update 6-9-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Tuesday, June 9, 2020

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Midday Update 6-8-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Monday, June 8, 2020

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Morning Update 6-8-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Monday, June 8, 2020

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Second Harvest North Central Food Bank Ready to Help Residents in Need

Resources Are Available for All Residents in Itasca County Facing Food Insecurities

ITASCA COUNTY, Minn. -With school out and the coronavirus pandemic continuing to have a lasting impact on communities, health officials in Itasca County want to stress the importance of nutrition and food access services in the region. Second Harvest North Central Food Bank continues to provide food to 130 agencies in the region, from International Falls to Princeton. Research shows…

Midday Update 6-5-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Friday, June 5, 2020

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Morning Update 6-5-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Friday, June 5, 2020

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Midday Update 6-4-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Thursday, June 4, 2020

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Morning Update 6-4-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Thursday, June 4, 2020

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Midday Update 6-3-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Wednesday, June 3, 2020

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Morning Update 6-3-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Wednesday, June 3, 2020

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Midday Update 6-2-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Tuesday, June 2, 2020

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Morning Update 6-2-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Tuesday, June 2, 2020

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Midday Update 6-1-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Monday, June 1, 2020

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Morning Update 6-1-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Monday, June 1, 2020

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COVID-19 Update: 53 Cases, 9 Deaths Reported in Itasca County

Health Professionals Advise Residents to Maintain a Healthy Diet, Exercise Routine

ITASCA COUNTY, Minn. – As of Friday Itasca County Public Health Officials confirm 53 positive COVID-19 cases within the county. The youngest case is reported in an elementary aged individual. The county also reports a total of nine deaths related to coronavirus. Grand Itasca Clinic & Hospital has tested over 1,000 residents for COVID-19. This comes as health professionals continue…

Midday Update 5-29-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Friday, May 29, 2020

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Morning Update 5-29-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Friday, May 29, 2020

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Minneapolis Police Station Torched Overnight Amid George Floyd Protest

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey Spoke Around 2:00 a.m. Friday Morning

AP Photo John Minchillo MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) — Cheering protesters torched a Minneapolis police station that the department was forced to abandon as three days of violent protests spread to nearby St. Paul and angry demonstrations flared across the U.S over the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer kneeled…

Midday Update 5-28-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Thursday, May 28, 2020

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Morning Update 5-28-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Thursday, May 28, 2020

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State Patrol: Sharp Increase in Speed Citations on Minnesota Roads

Since Stay-at-Home Restrictions Were Put in Place in March, 232 Drivers Have Received Speed Citations in Excess of 100mph

DULUTH, Minn. – The Minnesota State Patrol is warning of an alarming increase in speed-related citations since mid-March when COVID-19 restrictions were put in place. Since then, more than 230 drivers in the state have been pulled over for speeding in excess of 100mph. Officials believe the increase points to less traffic on roadways. Officers say a common misconception right…

Midday Update 5-27-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Wednesday, May 27, 2020

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Animal Allies Moves Forward With Reduced Summer Camp Class Sizes

Summer Camps Will Begin in June With Reduced Class Sizes Due to COVID-19

DULUTH, Minn. – Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many summer events are canceled, but Animal Allies Humane Society in Duluth has figured out a way to still host educational summer camps with restrictions in place. “We worked really hard collaborating with other humane societies to see what we could offer our community after a stressful period of sheltering in place and…

Morning Update 5-27-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Wednesday, May 27, 2020

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Midday Update 5-26-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Tuesday, May 26, 2020

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Morning Update 5-26-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Tuesday, May 26, 2020

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Midday Update 5-25-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Monday, May 25, 2020

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Gary New Duluth Veterans Memorial Ceremony Adapts During COVID-19 Pandemic

Typically, a Large Crowd Would Have Gathered at the Gary New Duluth Veterans Memorial to Commemorate Memorial Day

DULUTH, Minn. – The Gary New Duluth community prides itself on being extremely supportive of the men and women of our military. However, this year’s Memorial Day ceremony had to be conducted virtually due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Due to the virus, residents were unable to host their annual ceremony at the Gary New Duluth Veterans Memorial, as they…

Morning Update 5-25-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Monday, May 25, 2020

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Midday Update 5-22-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Friday, May 22, 2020

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Morning Update 5-22-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Friday, May 22, 2020

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Remember Food Safety as Summer Barbeques Begin

St. Luke's Clinical Dietitian Dr. Brenda Schwerdt Reminds of Food Safety, Healthy Eating During Summer Months

DULUTH, Minn. – As Memorial Day weekend approaches, dietitians at St. Luke’s want to remind everyone to practice food safety precautions. Experts recommend limiting your consumption of meats and mixing in a large number of fruits and vegetables during your backyard barbeques. St. Luke’s Clinical Dietitian Dr. Brenda Schwerdt suggests grilling peaches and pineapple as well as vegetables like peppers,…

Midday Update 5-21-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Thursday, May 21, 2020

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Multiple Residents Displaced After Apartment Fire in Eveleth

The Fire Broke Out Around 6:45 Wednesday Evening

EVELETH, Minn. – More than a dozen fire departments on the Iron Range responded to an apartment fire at the Countryside Apartment complex in Eveleth Wednesday evening around 6:45 p.m. According to Friends of the Northland FireWire, all residents were safely evacuated. Officials believe more than 20 people have been displaced from their home as a result of the fire….

Morning Update 5-21-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Thursday, May 21, 2020

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Midday Update 5-20-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Wednesday, May 20, 2020

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2020 All Pints North Festival Canceled

The Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild Board of Directors Released the Details Wednesday Morning

DULUTH, Minn. – Wednesday morning the Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild (MNCBG) Board of Directors announced the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 All Pints North Festival scheduled for August 1, 2020, at Bayfront Festival Park in Duluth. The decision comes amid many other summer cancellations due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. “The health and safety of craft beer fans, brewery…

Experience Shearing Day at Frosty Ridge Alpaca Farm

Frosty Ridge Alpacas Will Soon Be Open to the Public for Free Farm Tours

DULUTH, Minn. – Can you imagine shearing more than 50 alpaca all in a matter of six hours? It happened Tuesday morning at Frosty Ridge Alpaca Farm located along Maple Grove Road in Duluth. “Believe it or not we sell more socks in the winter than the summer,” said Loni Blumerich, owner of Frosty Ridge Alpaca Farm. The process only…

Morning Update 5-20-20

Local News and Weather Making Headlines Wednesday, May 20, 2020

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