STAFF BLOG ASTRO BOB You absolutely must see the Winter Hexagon tonight
There's a reason the winter sky is so full of sparkling stars. A great many are concentrated around the constellation Orion the form of a gigantic hexagon. How big is it? I made a fist and reached m... Posted on 1/17/13 at 11:11 AM
ALL ABOUT FOOD Pumpkin Pie? No, thank you.
A custard-like mixture of pureed pumpkin, eggs, seasonal spices, sugar and cream makes its way to the dinner table in many homes in America on Thanksgiving Day. I'll pass on that, thank you.
It's not... Posted on 11/23/11 at 7:15 AM
STAFF BLOG CLOQUET FAMILIES What can you do over Christmas break?
The best antidote to children annoying each other (and you) into a frenzy over the holidays, in my opinion, is keeping them busy. Busy outdoors is even better, because all that fresh air will turn the... Posted on 12/23/10 at 3:20 PM
OBSERVATION HILL Final roundup of snowfall totals
Here's one more roundup of snowfall totals from the weekend storm. These are reports relayed by the National Weather Service in Duluth from Sunday morning through early Monday morning:
11 ... Posted on 11/15/10 at 12:12 AM
RINK & RUN Canada 3, USA 2, OT
By ALAN ROBINSON, Associated Press writer
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — With the flick of Sidney Crosby’s wrist, Canada found Olympic redemption.
F... Posted on 2/28/10 at 12:40 PM
With Carlton County and surrounding areas still blanketed in snow and ice – and with more forecast for this weekend – an innovative group of city residents and employees has come up with a plan to make the best of a winter weekend in January.
While many of us navigate through these days of frigid winter weather, complaining about the cold, the snow and the inconvenience of it all, we sometimes lose sight of the fact this can also be the most deadly time of the year.
Allowable winter load limits on highways in the north frost zone will increase up to 10 percent at 12:01 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 13, and in the north central frost zone at 12:01 a.m. Monday, Dec. 14, the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced.
Entering their first game in the Esko Coaches Classic on Thursday, the Wrenshall girls basketball team was undefeated, but still wondering just how good they were. After taking two wins and a narrow championship game loss against a Class AAA team, the Wrens should have a darn good indication they will make a good run for the Class A Section title.
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