Warm Weather Won’t Dampen Duluth’s Ice And Mixed Fest

Despite high temperatures forecast into the mid-40s for Saturday, Duluth’s first Ice and Mixed Fest climbing event at Quarry Park is still a go. “It just means there’ll be less ice (climbing) and more mixed (climbing),” said Duluth’s Dave Pagel, one of the event’s organizers. “All events are still on.” “Mixed” climbing means climbers ascend…
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Ruffed Grouse Society To Hold Workshop Near Duluth

If you’re a serious grouse hunter, you might be interested in a Ruffed Grouse Society event happening March 5 near Duluth. The RGS will hold its 2016 Minnesota State Workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Clearwater Grille and Event Center, 5135 North Shore Drive. The event is free and open to RGS…
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Let’s Talk About Telling Stories

I’m looking forward to being part of the One River/Many Stories gathering tonight with Lucie Amundsen of Locally Laid Eggs and Dan Kraker of Minnesota Public Radio. We’ll talk about how we tell stories in many forms. It’s free. Join us from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Ecolibrium3, 2304 West Superior St., in Lincoln Park.

DNR To Propose Deer Permit Area Changes To Benefit Moose

In an effort to help maintain Minnesota’s declining moose herd, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials will propose a realignment of deer permit areas in Northeastern Minnesota, the agency has announced. Details of the proposed realignment won’t be made public until Friday. The proposed changes grew out of discussions last winter among DNR wildlife officials…
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Visit Me At The ‘Boat Show’

Come and say hello to me at the Duluth Boat, Sports, Travel and RV Show, getting under way tonight and running through Sunday at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. Hours are 5 to 10 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday; and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. I’ll be…
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