I'm almost certain that everyone in the Northland either has a family member or knows of someone who serves in one of our Armed Forces. The holidays are always a tough time for those families when they're loved one is deployed. Years ago the only correspondence was a written letter that took a very long time to reach it's destination. Thanks to modern technology we can now skype, facetime on ou
The Navy sent me this photo of one of our great service people that are doing big things in their service. This is Senior Chief Mass Communication Specialist Misty Hubbard, a native of Duluth, at a huge Defense information school.
Here is their caption of what is going on, Senior Chief Mass Communication Specialist Misty Hubbard, a native of Duluth, Minnesota, who serves as the Defense Informati
Navy Week is being celebrated right now! This week long event is something that the Navy has been doing since 2005. My most memorable Navy Week was when Andy Baldwin (a former bachelor contestant who is also a Navy doctor came to town). ;) This year, members of the USS Minnesota will be in the Northland to give us insight to what it is they do and what the Navy is all about.
A few months ago I had mentioned that an anchor was going to be transported from Texas to it's home in Duluth. It was sitting in a scrap yard, how sad! The anchor will now have a dignified final resting place. In order for it to be placed on the Lakewalk they need to temporarily close a portion of it.