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Bygones: In 1982, Duluth looked to move residents affected by bridge construction

Bygones is researched and written by David Ouse, retired reference librarian from the Duluth Public Library. He can be contacted at djouse49@gmail.com.

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News Tribune, March 1, 1982

  • Duluth Mayor John Fedo is asking federal officials for $2 million to help move homeowners affected by construction of access roads for the Arrowhead Bridge and Interstate 35. Forty-three homes around 46th Avenue West are being surrounded by traffic on new access roads.
  • A conference called "Duluth's Energy Future: Shaping the Vision" will be held March 26 and 27 at Greysolon Plaza in Duluth. The goals of the conference are to contribute to business development, foster energy planning, and create a blueprint for a self-reliant future.

News Tribune, March 1, 1922

  • The Disabled American Veterans of the World War last night adopted the name of Gilbert W. Nordmann for their newly organized post. Nordmann, son of Mrs. J. Nordmann of Duluth, was declared killed in action in France on Oct. 16, 1918.
  • Only four days remain until the end of the 1921-22 vaudeville season at the Orpheum Theater on Second Avenue East in Duluth. The decision to close the season several months earlier than usual was undoubtedly influenced by the weather and local economic conditions.
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Bygones is researched and written by David Ouse, retired reference librarian from the Duluth Public Library. He can be contacted at djouse49@gmail.com.
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