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August 3, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

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Rubber Chicken Theater presents one-day ‘The Chicken Hat Plays’

March 23, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Rubber Chicken Theater will present eight world-premiere plays, all created in just 24 hours, during its latest go-round of The Chicken Hat Plays. The Chicken Hat Plays will be performed for one day only at the Harbor City International School Theater, located at 332 W. Michigan Street on Saturday, March 24. Continue Reading

Statewide nonprofit installs water wells in Cambodia

March 22, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

It was back in 1968 and 1969 when Fletcher Hinds, now of Duluth, decided he wanted to give back to the people of Cambodia. At the time, Hinds was serving in the Marines and fighting in the Vietnam War. He said he saw firsthand the suffering and poverty experienced by many Cambodians. Continue Reading

Hermantown Elementary’s ‘Lunch Bunch Boys’ organize book drive

March 9, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

“One, two, three, lunch bunch!” screams a group of second-grade boys at Hermantown Elementary School as they break from their huddle. The six boys are headed back to class after a gathering of the “Lunch Bunch Boys,” a group that meets every Thursday during their lunch hour. Continue Reading

Duluth, Arrowhead looking to tap homegrown energy

March 9, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Northeast CERTs team gets communities thinking about renewable resources
Minnesota imports 85 percent of the energy it needs. Of that, 40 percent is oil, 22 percent is natural gas, and 23 percent is coal all of which are non-renewable resources. Continue Reading

‘Uncle Sam’s New Deal’ puts today’s headlines into perspective

March 9, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

“Uncle Sam’s New Deal” will be exhibited March 15 through April 22. The exhibit was created by Minnesota Landmarks in partnership with the Minnesota History Center, of St. Paul. Continue Reading

350 attend United Way luncheon

March 3, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Agency surpasses annual fundraising goal Continue Reading

Morgan Park Middle School students help Haiti one necklace at a time

March 2, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Several days a week, art teacher Chrissy Valento heads to Morgan Park Middle School in the early morning to fire up the kiln in her classroom. In the kiln, she carefully places the snippets of colored glass students in her after-school EXCEL class have pieced together. Continue Reading

Local nutrition experts dish up advice during National Nutrition Month

March 2, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

March is National Nutrition Month. Created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, National Nutrition Month is an education and information campaign to help Americans develop sound eating and physical activity habits. Continue Reading

Storytelling supports language camp

February 24, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

More than 300 people attended a storytelling event and silent auction fundraiser in Sawyer on Feb. 18. The event raised money for an Ojibwe language immersion camp which will be held June 21 through 24 on the Fond du Lac reservation. Continue Reading