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Tanski new Visit Duluth President & CEO

When Visit Duluth’s new leader starts her job on February 20, she’ll have had a 23-year head start in selling Duluth around the world as a convention and tourism destination. So it will be a smooth transition when Anna Tanski moves from [...]
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Mattson headed to Visit St. Paul

Former Visit Duluth leader Terry Mattson has been named president and CEO of Visit St. Paul, Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal is reporting. Read more.
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Bong Veterans Center calendar on sale

The Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, in partnership with Kernz & Kompany, for the third year in a row has produced a unique calendar and most Twin Ports residents will instantly recognize the individuals who make up the respective [...]
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Mattson leaving Visit Duluth after 28 years

The face of Duluth’s booming tourism industry for nearly a quarter of a century is moving on. Visit Duluth President & CEO Terry Mattson, who earlier this year was named Minnesota’s “Outstanding Individual in Tourism,” is leaving [...]
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Tall Ships Duluth 2013 activities begin today with Grand Parade of Sail

The countdown is on for the greatest spectacle on Lake Superior. Tall Ships Duluth 2013 kicks off with a Grand Parade of Sail at approximately 2 p.m. today underneath Duluth’s Aerial Lift Bridge and into Canal Park. It’s a rare chance to [...]
Tall ships will pass beneath the historic Duluth Aerial Lift Bridge during a parade of ships at 2 p.m. Thursday. Howie / HowieBlog.com

Local Pulse: Tall Ships Duluth 2013

A local pulse, from regional movers-and-shakers, on Tall Ships Duluth 2013, a major Duluth summer festival which begins Thursday along the beautiful waterfront: Duluth Mayor Don Ness: “Tall Ships is a great showcase for many of the unique [...]
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Howie: Duluth 4th Fest an amazing event

A big hats off to Visit Duluth (Terry Mattson, staff), the DECC (Dan Russell, Jeff Stark, others) and the City of Duluth (Don Ness, David Montgomery, Duluth City Councilors, others) for yet another amazing Duluth 4th Fest event on Thursday [...]
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Visit Duluth announces annual volunteer award winner

At its annual membership meeting on May 7, Visit Duluth recognized the recipient of its annual “Monnie and Erwin Goldfine Volunteer of the Year” award. This year’s award was presented to Ken Aparicio, owner of the Cotton Mansion Bed & [...]
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Schooner Halie and Matthew adds more sails to Tall Ships® Duluth 2013

Thanks to the addition of Schooner Halie and Matthew, Visit Duluth is adding more opportunities for tall ship fans to sail. More day sail tickets go on sale Saturday, April 20 at 11 a.m. CDT. Another 1,200 day sail tickets are being offered [...]
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Tall Ships® Duluth 2013 tickets on sale Monday

Tickets for Tall Ships® Duluth 2013 will be available beginning at 10 a.m. Monday. The major Duluth event will be held July 25-July 29 along Duluth’s beautiful waterfront. Purchase tickets online by going to visitduluth.com or calling [...]