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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 months in the calendar. The calendar titled Celebrating Their Service pays homage to local historical […]

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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 attributes Duluth brings to the upper Midwest. Our maritime heritage, the natural beauty of our city, the […]

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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 at beautiful Bayfront Festival Park. The park looked fantastic, the event was professionally marketed and […]

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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 & Breakfast for his extraordinary volunteer efforts. Ken is a former Visit Duluth board member serving […]