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Families share what autism means to them

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April is Autism Awareness Month. For many parents, figuring out how to accommodate the needs of their child can be different from family to family. It's not an easy question to answer, "what does autism mean for your family?""It's changed our lives completely," said Paula Barnhart.

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Making a Difference: Women's fitness Video included

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After months of searching for a buyer, a Duluth gym that specializes in women's fitness was on the verge of shutting down. Women all shapes, sizes and ages are here for one common goal to lose weight but instead they almost lost their gym until an unlikely buyer stepped up to the plate. 

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Northland to celebrate Earth Day

In addition to Enger Tower being lit up in green, events will be held in Duluth and Grand Marais.

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Coast Guard warns of cold water temperatures on the Great Lakes

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Over the weekend, water rescues were performed on three of the five Great Lakes, with one person suffering from hypothermia.

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Making a Difference: Access Granted

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While access to music lessons is limited at public schools and can be extremely expensive if you sign your children up for private lessons a Northland organization is hoping to make a difference by providing children access for free.  "Just having access to all of the gear and the equipment and the teachers that come through here it would be a difficult thing to pull off just paying for on your own," says Darren Bergsven, one of several music instructors at the Armory ... More>>

Wisconsin DNR finalizes migratory game bird hunting seasons

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The seasons will be an almost exact replica of those in 2016. 

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Making a Difference: The Gift of Sight Video included

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After participating in a missions trip to Mexico, one Saint Scholastica Junior says he's committed to changing the lives of children all across the world  one pair of glasses at a time. 

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Making a Difference: ReEmployAbility Video included

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How do employers and employees move forward after an on the job injury? Typically the process involves complex workers comp paperwork, expensive doctors appointments and idle time for the injured employee. Transition 2 work, a nationwide ReEmployAbilty program, is a benefit offered by 210 employers in the Northland. The model is designed to benefit injured workers, local non profits and the business that offers it. "Right after I was injured I went from 100 miles an hour to...

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Glass bottom pool hangs atop building Video included

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A Houston, Texas pool is either giving people nightmares, or giving them a new dream destination.

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Making a Difference: The Power of Mentorship Video included

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A Northland man was presented the "Making a Difference" award by the Mentor Duluth organization for his dedication of nearly a decade to the youth in Duluth. For eight years Peter Williamson has served as a mentor to one child he now considers like family. "Officially our program relationship ends when he turns 18 but I think I am going to be like a third grandfather for a number of years," says Williamson. The pair was not expecting to win an awa...

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