Volunteering in the frigid backwoods

January 1, 2020
Richmond woman volunteers at annual sled dog race In January, visitors are welcome to observe and enjoy the annual John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon, which begins in Duluth and runs along the north shore of Lake Superior. There are two ...

Northern Days Gone By: Do si do

November 1, 2019
What a shock!  The Eighth Avenue East boys in Duluth were surprised.  Entering grade 6 in Grant School we learned that we would be attending the 6th Grade Party in the spring.   Having a party was one thing but our ...

Northern Days Gone By: Always buy some lemonade, but never drink it

August 1, 2017
We boys in 1953 were broke. Not one of us had an allowance. We did not consider ourselves poor, but we had no discretionary money unless our parents or grandparents gave us a few nickels. The nickels we were given ...