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Our view: Good luck to Park Point history savers

December 27, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

The high-stakes bidding went back and forth, higher and higher, the tension mounting. And then, in the end: joy for a Park Point couple who prevailed in acquiring their neighborhood’s old, closed-since-June fire hall.
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Couple plans to renovate Park Point fire hall

December 14, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

A Park Point couple with a love for historic buildings were the high bidders at Friday’s auction of the old Park Point fire hall.
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Duluth fire hall auctioned to couple who plan to live in it

December 14, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

A Park Point couple with a love for historic buildings was the high bidder at Friday’s auction of the old Park Point fire hall.
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House raising on Duluth’s Park Point

December 7, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Dave Nagel uses a line to help position a prefabricated section of a duplex that Ideal Homes is building on Duluth’s Park Point as it is lifted into place Friday morning. Continue Reading

Hales holiday lighting display opens tonight on Park Point

November 29, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Park Point resident Marcia Hales will open her annual holiday lighting display to visitors at 5 p.m. today.
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Duluth council members protest sale of Park Point fire hall

November 26, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Councilor Sharla Gardner said she was deeply concerned about plans to sell Duluth Fire Hall No. 5, citing the building’s historic value, as well as public safety concerns about the Point having to rely entirely on a downtown station for protection.
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Fate of Park Point fire hall to be decided by high bidder

November 24, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Park Point’s now-defunct fire hall will go up for auction on Dec. 14. The minimum bid for the property at 2138 Minnesota Ave. will be $175,000. Continue Reading

Wild day of weather in the Northland

November 10, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

The Northland experienced several seasons’ worth of weather on Saturday as a storm system brought high winds, thunderstorms, snow and freezing rain to parts of the region. Continue Reading

Irish sport of hurling returns to Duluth

October 6, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

It has been more than 80 years since a hurling match has been held in Duluth, according to Ed Gleeson, one of the owners of Carmody Irish Pub.
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Duluth’s iconic Lift Bridge bathed in pink light to to raise awareness of breast cancer

October 6, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Duluth’s iconic Aerial Lift Bridge was bathed in pink light on Friday night to call attention to the fight against breast cancer. Continue Reading