PDD Quiz: February 2019 in Review

Take a break from the neverending shoveling and give your brain a workout with this month-in-review quiz!

The next PDD quiz, on the history of Morgan Park, will be published on March 10. Please email question suggestions to Alison Moffat at [email protected] by March 7.


You’ve been paying attention to the headlines! Congratulations!

#1 Which brewery shuttle service began making the rounds this month?

The Hopper will provide free transportation among a variety of local breweries. Read more about it here.

#2 This Duluth native will do two stand-up comedy shows at the NorShor this month.

Although not a Duluth native, Tig Notaro did perform at the NorShor this month as part of the Duluth Comedy Fest.

#3 This business announced plans to transition from a pub to a “brewtique hotel.”

Read more about the history of the building and future plans here.

#4 Which establishment was voted Perfect New Restaurant by PDD readers this month?

Read more about Corktown here.

#5 The Duluth News Tribune reported this month that Lee Radzak, manager at Split Rock Lighthouse, is planning to retire in April. In what year did Radzak begin his role as the resident manager?

Read the Duluth News Tribune article detailing Radzak’s career here.

#6 In a TRY Channel video shared by PDD this month, folks from this country sample Minnesota craft beer.

Watch the video here.

#7 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers predicted this month that Lake Superior might hit what record this summer?

Read more about the predictions on MLive

#8 Blacklist Artisan Ales took home a silver for which brew at the Best of Craft Beer Competition this month?

Blacklist’s Classic Wit earned a silver in the Belgian-Style Witbier category.

#9 A train carrying this cargo derailed on the Fond du Lac Reservation on Feb. 16.

The cause of the derailment remains under investigation.

#10 Duluth set a record for the snowiest February this month. When was the previous record set?

33.9 inches of snow fell in February 1939.


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