"We have 12 seniors on our football team. in 8-man football, that's pretty unheard of. we have a lot of experience and guys who have been there before. our guys know we are good football team and if we correct those little things, we'll be just fine," says Head Coach Matt Hager.
The Great Lakes Fishery Commission released their progress report on fish-killing sea lampreys in the Great Lakes. Lakes Superior, Huron and Erie are above target levels for the invasive species, while Lakes Michigan and Ontario are near-historic lows.
A stretch of temperatures typical of January is allowing ice to quickly develop on northern Minnesota and Wisconsin lakes. Ice is never 100% safe, and early ice should be approached with caution. In the event of an emergency, the Duluth Fire Department has a new tool this year to help people in danger.