PDD Quiz: September 2021 in Review

Fall into this month’s quiz of local-ish headlines and happenings!

The next PDD quiz will celebrate the season by exploring local spookiness; it will be published on Oct. 17. Submit question suggestions to Alison Moffat at [email protected] by Oct. 14.


You’ve got a head for the headlines! Bravo!

#1 Three paintings associated with this late night news satire show were on display at the Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids.

PDD has more on the story here.

#2 This downtown fitness center closed on Sept. 25.

The Duluth News Tribune reports on the closure here.

#3 This Grand Marais restaurant announced plans to open a Duluth location.

The second location is planned for 1810 W. Superior St.; read more on the Duluth News Tribune website.

#4 Organizers of the Duluth Winter Village announced that the outdoor market would move to this location.

CBS3 has more on the move here.

#5 This Duluth brewery’s stout took home a silver medal at the Great American Beer Festival.

PDD has more on the win (and past Twin Ports winners) here.

#6 A sweepstakes to spend two nights here was part of a marketing campaign this month.

The winner will get to spend two nights in the Nutmobile while it is parked by a Duluth lake. Learn more about the marketing campaign on the CBS3 website.

#7 What is the focus of the Duluth chalk festival that will open on Sept. 26?

Read more about the inaugural event on the WDIO website.

#8 AJ McLean, formerly of this boy band, bemoaned the lack of Ubers in Duluth in a TikTok video.

View the video on PDD.

#9 Indigenous painters are creating murals at which park?

WDIO covers the story here.

#10 A “rail-to-trail” segment of this trail was completed.

The Star Tribune has more on the trail improvements here.


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