THE BRIDGEHUNTER'S CHRONICLES Introducing: The 2013 Smith Awards for Spectacular Disasters
Aside from new categories for the 2013 Othmar H. Ammann Awards, the Smith Awards, where the author picks the best and worst news in the world of (historic) bridges, also has a new category that will... Posted on 10/29/13 at 9:50 AM
STAFF BLOG EH? PLUS Fire truck or bus?
Four Duluth elementary students earned rides to their schools in a fire truck after winning the Duluth Fire Departments fire-prevention safety contest.
Today a Laura MacArthur first-grader and a Pied... Posted on 10/9/13 at 11:00 PM
EVERYDAY GOURMET Bananas Foster
I am on a bit of a banana kick this spring, but thisrecipe is a little flashier than others, literally. Bananas Foster. Ripe bananas cooking gently in a bubbling syrup made from brown sugar, butter, c... Posted on 5/7/13 at 7:51 AM
HEALTHY TIDBITS Car on Fire
A car was on fire near our house. The fire department came and put the fire out. The car is trashed because it was a bad fire. I heard this was the second fire in a car today. What causes car fires? I... Posted on 3/9/13 at 6:27 PM
PRODUCT RECALLS Samsonite Recalls Dual-Wattage Travel Converter Kits
Samsonite Recalls Dual-Wattage Travel Converter Kits Due to Fire, Burn Hazards
Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a rec... Posted on 2/28/13 at 9:12 AM
Zion Church in Finland is gone. On Saturday night it was struck by lightning and burned to the ground. A friend called us on Sunday to tell us the sad news. I could hardly believe it and couldn’t picture it, so we drove into Finland to see it.
The Twin Ports saw its first rip-current warning Saturday — a reminder that with summer weather finally here, beachgoers on Lake Superior need to be mindful of the potential of dangerous underwater currents.
Mary Kingston remembers the Pagami Wildfire like it was yesterday, though it occurred almost two years ago. The 92,000-acre wildfire came within two miles of her home on Wilson Lake, which is about 30 miles northeast of Finland. She and her neighbors were evacuated.
Two Harbors and Silver Bay volunteer firefighters responded to a garage fire at 627 Eighth Avenue in Two Harbors on Saturday. The house, which was undamaged, and the garage are owned by Mark Blankenship.
Dogs lured by the smell of grilled bratwurst and hamburgers meandered in and out of the fire station. Kids donned red plastic fire helmets and filled in fire prevention-themed coloring books. Adults chatted amiably as oldies and country music played.
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