PDD Quiz: October 2021 in Review

Happy Halloween, folks! Treat yourself to this current events quiz and see how many of this month’s headlines you remember.

The next PDD quiz will explore Superior Laws (a complement to the September quiz on Duluth laws); it will be published on Nov. 14. Submit question suggestions to Alison Moffat at [email protected] by Nov. 11.

#1 Which members-only warehouse story opened a location in Duluth on Oct. 28?

Read more about the grand opening on the Duluth News Tribune website.

#2 Which Mexican restaurant announced plans to open a location in the space formerly occupied by Shorty’s?

The Superior Telegram has more on the story here.

#3 Gaelynn Lea will compose the score for a Broadway production of this Shakespeare play.

The Star Tribune has more on the story here.

#4 Construction is underway to connect the Duluth Heritage Sports Center and what building?

Learn more on the Fox 21 website.

#5 Which private school purchased the property previously occupied by the Hills Youth and Family Services?

WDIO has more on the purchase here.

#6 Dustin Heckman, the new executive director of Glensheen, most recently oversaw this museum.

The Duluth News Tribune reports on the story here.

#7 According to this satirical newspaper, one of the things your partner is actually thinking during sex is “I’d rather be having sex in Duluth, MN.”

PDD reports on the story here.

#8 Northwestern Bell’s former Hemlock telephone exchange building, home to this music venue from 1993 until 1997, is being remodeled into an apartment building.

The building was featured in the Duluth Preservation Alliance’s virtual historic properties tour; PDD has more on the story here.

#9 Which pizzeria is planning a second location on Central Entrance?

Fox 21 has more on the story here.

#10 Which private school will expand with a nature-based primary school?

WDIO has more on the story here.


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