PDD Quiz: June 2021 in Review

See how many of this month’s headlines you remember with this week’s current events quiz!

The next PDD quiz will test your ability to match historical buildings to their modern occupants; it will be published on July 18. Submit question suggestions to Alison Moffat at [email protected] by July 15.

#1 Jay Byrd Films, the production company responsible for a viral drone video of Bryant Lake Bowl, created a promotional film for this Duluth landmark.

PDD has a link to the video here.

#2 This residential treatment facility announced its closure after 112 years in operation.

The Duluth News Tribune has more on the closure here.

#3 This Canal Park institution will close its deli and install an outdoor ordering/pick-up window.

Read more about the remodel on the Star Tribune website.

#4 Duluth native Thomas Nides was appointed to this position by President Biden.

Read more on the Duluth News Tribune website.

#5 This ice cream shop opened a second location in Canal Park.

CBS3 has more on the story here.

#6 The Duluth City Council voted to donate this ship to a nonprofit group.

MPR News has more on the story here.

#7 A developer announced plans to build tiny homes in this neighborhood.

The Duluth News Tribune has more on the story here.

#8 This Superior restaurant announced its permanent closure.

Read more on the CBS 3 website.

#9 This taqueria is opening a permanent location in Canal Park.

The Duluth News Tribune has more on the restaurant here.

#10 The Duluth City Council approved three resolutions to make $2.5 million worth of improvements to this park, including new classroom space and improved ADA access.

WDIO has more on the story here.


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