A new attraction that opens Thursday at Spirit Mountain in Duluth sends riders zooming downhill through the woods. Spirit Mountain tells us with multiple exclamation points that the ride Minnesota’s first “alpine coaster,” not a ho-hum “alpine slide.”
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Quick, who can name the “author-in-residence” at the Minnesota State Fair? It’s Debra Frasier, a children’s book writer who mines the kaleidoscope of colors at the fair in her latest book, “A Fabulous Fair Alphabet.”
Concordia College in Moorhead turns to Paul Dovre, one of its former leaders, as interim president. The college is conducting a national search for a new president following the sudden death of Pamela Jolicoeur this month.