PDD Quiz: January 2023

The first month of 2023 is nearly over; how many of its headlines do you recall? Jump into this week’s PDD quiz to find out!

A Valentine’s Day-themed quiz comes your way on Feb. 12. Submit question suggestions to Alison Moffat at [email protected] by Feb. 9.

#1 Which local destination saw more than 200,000 visitors in 2022, its highest attendance in 20 years?

The aquarium last passed the 200,000 visitor mark in 2001. Read more on the Duluth News Tribune website.

#2 Superior FunLand recently opened in the Mariner Business Center. What is Superior FunLand?

The Superior Telegram reports on the new business here.

#3 Which Superior restaurant relocated to Duluth?

Fox 21 has more on the move here.

#4 This former state representative announced a mayoral run.

MPR News reports on Reinert’s campaign announcement here.

#5 A recently-aired episode of America’s Forests with Chuck Leavell featured this Duluth band in the outro.

PDD links to the full episode here.

#6 This business announced that it would acquire Superior Ridge Resort.

WDIO has more on the acquisition here.

#7 Which dance team won its first national championship?

Read more about the story on the Northern News Now website.

#8 This singer and her family announced plans to open a deli specializing in Palestinian food.

Read more on the Duluth News Tribune website.

#9 An image of a painting by this Duluth artist was selected to be sent to the moon.

The Star Tribune reports on the story here.

#10 This local snow sculptor lit up his latest creation on Jan. 11.

Read more about Welty’s past creations on PDD.


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