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Tweets and twits and Brian, oh my!
August 21, 2015 - 12:22pm
Increased police calls leads to staffing changes
August 21, 2015 - 12:20pm
Education is forever
August 21, 2015 - 12:05pm
Attractions' true value to community are ancillary benefits
August 21, 2015 - 12:02pm
Welcoming visitors to Duluth
August 21, 2015 - 11:59am
A call for more conversations about gun violence
August 21, 2015 - 11:54am
August 21, 2015 - 11:39am
Sailboats at a Wednesday race as viewed from the Canal Park waterfront in July. The Duluth Yacht Club races will continue until the second week in September. The Duluth Yacht Club's motto is "Sail a real lake." To learn more visit (Photo by Trudy Vrieze/
'Sailing a real lake'
August 21, 2015 - 11:17am
Orb web with a dew cover. Note the threads that make up the spokes and spiral. The spider is hiding in a retreat of leaves above the web. (Photo by Larry Weber)
Wandering among the orbs
August 21, 2015 - 10:45am
Social Security gets older and it can get better
August 14, 2015 - 12:18pm
Books: not just for paperweights anymore
August 14, 2015 - 11:54am
Construction marks growth
August 14, 2015 - 11:46am
Photos: Aug. 16 issue
August 14, 2015 - 12:24pm
Sailboats pass under the Aerial Lift Bridge to enter the race on July 22. (Photo by Trudy Vrieze,
Bitten by the sailing bug
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Mingling and munching with the chamber
August 21, 2015 - 12:25pm

Inside Duluth Budgeteer

Sailboats pass under the Aerial Lift Bridge to enter the race on July 22. (Photo by Trudy Vrieze,, Anna Jones, 16, and her father, Derron Jones, race sailboats together on Wednesday nights. (Photo submitted), The boat Anna Jones sails on, Kixx, on Lake Superior at sunset. (Photo by Anna Jones), Each Wednesday evening in the summer, sailboats can be seen gliding across Lake Superior in the weekly races. (File photo by Naomi Yaeger), Sailboats during the race on July 22. (Photo by Trudy Vrieze)

On Wednesday evenings, Lake Superior becomes speckled with sailboats of all shapes and sizes, racing in Duluth's summertime nautical competitions. Most of these boats are crewed by adults, many of ...