Let me tell you why you don’t care about Wrenshall, MN. You don’t, and it’s ok. You can admit it. Wrenshall is a small town located 25 miles outside Downtown Duluth, MN. Wrenshall only holds 391 inhabitants. It isn’t near any major highways. It’s not a tourist destination. Wrenshall has a few small farms, a […]
This coming July, Duluth’s Military Order of Cooties (MOC) will travel to Silver Bay Veteran’s Home to host a bingo game for the residents. They will arrive with $100 in quarters, $400 in all, and leave empty handed knowing they put smiles on the resident’s faces.
On a warm September day on the West Side of Manhattan, 32 year old recent UMD grad Josh Stenvick arrived at LAByrinth Theater, an off-Broadway production company whose performers have included people like the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman. It was his third day in New York, and Josh stood on the sidewalk inhaled the quiet […]
Twenty three year-old Nathan Petersen relishes the fact that he can come home from his job and know that he can make a difference in other people’s lives, but the experience can leave him emotionally drained. For two years, Petersen has been employed as a care assistant by one of Duluth’s 53 licensed group home companies. […]
“My Playlist” offers readers a way to discover new music that other people in their area are listening to. Each week will profile two local Duluthians and highlight their top five favorite musical artists. Name: Mariana Glitsos Glitsos is the campus organizer for the Minnesota Public Interest Research Group (MPIRG) at the University of […]
Like in any other city, I experienced the mad rush of traffic in the morning when driving into downtown Duluth. The streets begins to fill up with men clad in dark business suits. A man in a big hooded coat heads home after his second shift at the bar, and the city bus drops off another […]