Positively Northland from WDIO News

Positively Northland

WDIO News is working to give our viewers stories that are uplifting. Stories about the people and organizations making a positive impact on life here in the Northland.

Dalas on display in Duluth


Miracle Eleven donates $5,000 to local non-profits


Family needed for Habitat for Humanity house

Blue Santa program delivered smiles in squad cars

Duluth YMCA receives part of $4B donation

Free MREs for vets in need

Duluth Fire Dept. shops for Salvation Army


500 pairs of socks donated to Life House


Duluth's gingerbread walking tour begins Saturday


Mid-State Truck Service donates hundreds of toys to Toys for Tots

NAACP handing out masks before & after Thanksgiving

Harry Potter week wraps up at CSS

Duluth judge awarded for work with those experiencing substance abuse

Decker Dwellings Affordable Housing project begins

2500 for Hunger: A long journey on a longboard

A caravan of trucks lifted the spirits of co-worker dealing with cancer

7-year-old on the Range collecting donations for the homeless

Panel installation begins for Lincoln Park Solar Garden


Project Joy launches to-go and drive-through event

Duluth Area Family YMCA offering free meal kits

Fudge for Troops kicks off for holiday donation

Back to school mask drive underway in Itasca County, Hibbing

BOLD-choice Theatre awarded for enrichment program

Seventh grader raising money for basketball scholarships

Garage sale fundraiser for Montessori School

Bayside Sounds Concert Series continues

Positively Northland: Supplying masks, Bayfield Co. Fair begins virtually

Positively Northland: Wienermobile visit, Real Ranger, and cleaning parks

The Oscar Meyer Wienermobile rolls into the Twin ports; Real Rangers show some Minnesota nice, and a 10 year old cleaned up Oaks Park with friends.


CHUM's Annual Backpack Drive still in need of donations

CHUM is asking for your help in their annual backpack drive, they're hoping to fill 1,400 backpacks with school supplies for students in need.


Cleaning up garbage at Oak Park

After seeing all the garbage around her neighborhood park, Tylee Savoye gathered her pals and created a clean-up crew at Oak Park.


'Back the Blue' rally supporting police

'Back the Blue' rally in Grand Rapids Tuesday night showed support for police officers.


Real Ranger aims to inspire people to share positive stories

Real Ranger is a community movement developed with the future of the Iron Range in mind, encouraging people to share positive stories.


Positively Northland: Honoring essential employees, hometown heroes

An outdoor group is taking to the wilderness, hoping to combat PTSD in veterans and law enforcement. And essential grocery story employees are getting much-deserved recognition.


Hometown Hero Outdoors helping so many heal

The great outdoors can be a great healing space, and that's why Hometown Hero Outdoors continues their mission to help veterans and law enforcement.


Positively Northland: Chalk Your Walk for Craig

Craig Holgate has been battling cancer for 5 years, and his loyal listeners created a Facebook page to make him smile. 


Chalk Your Walk for Craig campaign on the Range

Radio DJ Craig Holgate has been battling cancer for five and a half years, and during that time he's shared his journey with his listeners. Just recently, two of them started a campaign on Facebook called Chalk Your Walk for Craig.


Northwoods Credit Union donation to Cloquet Library

Northwoods Credit Union made their first installment of an $80,000 donation going towards the Cloquet Library.