Season 2021: 2020-2021

Almanac North is your source for in-depth conversations around issues and events that affect our region, led by hosts Julie Zenner and Dennis Anderson. Every week we invite business leaders, educators, politicians, and local experts to share their knowledge with you, our viewer.

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Ely and COVID, Fertility, Community Memorial Hospital

Our series "Lessons from COVID-19" continues with a look at how communities like Ely, Minn

Ely and COVID, Fertility, Community Memorial Hospital

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DECC and COVID, Duluth Playhouse, Voices of the Region

Our series "Lessons from COVID-19" focuses on the devastating impact of the pandemic on la

DECC and COVID, Duluth Playhouse, Voices of the Region

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NAACP, Disabled & COVID. Voices of the Region

Duluth NAACP leader Classie Dudley reacts to the "guilty" verdicts in the Derek Chauvin...

NAACP, Disabled & COVID. Voices of the Region

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Lessons from COVID, Voices of the Region, COVID and Schools

Our special series "Lessons from COVID-19" continues this week...

Lessons from COVID, Voices of the Region, COVID and Schools

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Lessons from COVID, Pandemic Policy Review

We begin our new 10-part series "Lessons from COVID-19" with a look back...

Lessons from COVID, Pandemic Policy Review

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Derek Chauvin trial, Duluth NAACP on policing data

The Duluth NAACP claims LEAN Duluth analysis of police data shows...

Derek Chauvin trial, Duluth NAACP on policing data

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Practicing Philanthropy, MPCA Proposal for Funds

Shaun Floerke of the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation shares the importance....

Practicing Philanthropy, MPCA Proposal for Funds

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Lincoln Park, Women's History, Coast Guard

The Lincoln Park Children and Families Collaborative are working to erase health...

Lincoln Park, Women's History, Coast Guard

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Spirit Mountain, Fond du Lac & COVID, Mental Health

A task force on the future of Duluth's Spirit Mountain released its report this week...

Spirit Mountain, Fond du Lac & COVID, Mental Health

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Antiracism; Duluth Golf Future, Wisconsin Wolf Hunt

UMD is hosting a summit teaching the community how to be cognizant of practicing

Antiracism; Duluth Golf Future, Wisconsin Wolf Hunt

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Power Grid, Airport COVID Protocols, Northern MN vaccinatio

A massive cold snap caused electric outages in many part of the country, we talked with...

Power Grid, Airport COVID Protocols, Northern MN vaccinatio

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Duluth Schools, Diversity in Hiring, Ronald McDonald House

Duluth Public Schools are slowly returning students to the classroom...

Duluth Schools, Diversity in Hiring, Ronald McDonald House

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Superior Mayor, New Duluth NAACP President

Superior Mayor Jim Paine talks about the city's reenacted mask ordinance and COVID politic

Superior Mayor, New Duluth NAACP President

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COVID Treatment, Tiny Houses, Mask Out MN

Local hospitals are offering a COVID treatment for those at risk for a difficult time...

COVID Treatment, Tiny Houses, Mask Out MN

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46: Shipping News, Presidential Challenges, Voices of the R

We'll have an update on the 2020 shipping season with Deb DeLuca, Executive Director of...

46: Shipping News, Presidential Challenges, Voices of the R

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Sen. Tina Smith, Duluth Mayor, MLK Jr. Legacy, Iron Ore song

Minnesota Senator Tina Smith talks about the impeachment of President Trump...

Sen. Tina Smith, Duluth Mayor, MLK Jr. Legacy, Iron Ore song

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Congressman Stauber, Chancellor Black, 2021 Economic Outlook

Republican Congressman Pete Stauber responds to rioting at the U.S. Capitol; Chancellor

Congressman Stauber, Chancellor Black, 2021 Economic Outlook

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Northern Lights Task Force, Duluth Chamber, Homeless

Law enforcement officials have formed the Northern Lights Task Force...

Northern Lights Task Force, Duluth Chamber, Homeless

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Duluth Mayor, Homeless Shelters and Bentleyville

Duluth Mayor Emily Larson talks about COVID, its impact on 2021 tourism tax distributions,

Duluth Mayor, Homeless Shelters and Bentleyville

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New COVID Restrictions, Food Bank, Salvation Army

As COVID cases surge in Minnesota, the governor has ordered a 4-week pause...

New COVID Restrictions, Food Bank, Salvation Army

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COVID Crisis, Veterans Day, DWI Court

The number of COVID cases is rising quickly in Minnesota and Wisconsin, and death tolls..

COVID Crisis, Veterans Day, DWI Court

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Election Analysis, Voter Turnout, Igo & McEwen

The race for the presidency is too close to call, and recounts and lawsuits...

Election Analysis, Voter Turnout, Igo & McEwen

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Manufacturing Month, Loll Designs, MN House 3B & 11B

During National Manufacturing Month, Almanac North focuses on industry...

Manufacturing Month, Loll Designs, MN House 3B & 11B

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Deer River Anishinaabe Education Program, Native Grad Rates

Deer River's Anishinaabe Education Program is improving student outcomes...

Deer River Anishinaabe Education Program, Native Grad Rates