Fuse Gives Back


Tomorrow, June 25th, 2014 United Way’s annual Day of Caring will begin with the help of Fuse Duluth’s new Volunteer Focus Committee for the first time. An enthusiastic group of 10 Fuse Duluth Volunteers will meet at the Depot (506 W. Michigan Street) at 8:00 a.m. to begin their morning by giving back to the […]

Fuse Leadership Council Nominations Requested


You have an exciting opportunity to strengthen Fuse by nominating a talented young professional leader to serve on the Fuse Leadership Council. This talented leader can be a colleague or yourself. In doing so you will join in our efforts to connect young people and strengthen our community. Serving on the Leadership Council is an […]

Duluth Wins Best Town (article by Duluth News Tribune)


Duluth claims victory in magazine’s ‘best outdoors town’ competition By Andrew Krueger on Jun 15, 2014 Congratulations, Duluthians. You live in the best outdoors town in the country. That’s the verdict after six rounds of online voting came to an end late Sunday night in Outside magazine’s annual “best outdoors town” competition. Duluth cruised to […]



Our beloved Zenith City – located on the Greatest of the Great Lakes – may soon be identified as Outside Magazine‘s Best Outdoor Lifestyle City in America. We are in the final stretch of a contest that started with Outside Magazine‘s 64 favorite towns in the country. Duluth and Provo, Utah are the two remaining […]

Bus Bike Walk Month


The weather’s finally nice and if you’re like me you want to be outside, all the time!  For me, bussing or biking to work is just the mental transition I need to start and end my day. Throughout the month of May Duluth highlighted active transportation with a number of fun events. There were Savvy […]

Help Us Defining the Housing Needs in Duluth


Fuse is on a mission to define the growing need for affordable housing in our beloved community. Whether you are single and looking to rent an apartment downtown or a family of six looking for a new home in a quiet neighborhood for over $500,000, we want to hear from you.  Fuse is proud to […]

Fuse Gives Back


Give back, get ahead. The title for Fuse Duluth’s latest Words From the Wise luncheon couldn’t be more accurate. Echoed in the sentiments from the experienced panelists, giving back helps you get ahead, in every aspect of your life. On May 8th, Kraus-Anderson Construction graciously sponsored our wide array of panelists and delicious Blackwoods meal. […]

The West Side Feels Like Home to Me


We all know housing can be an issue for young professionals, and if you’re like me, you’ve likely heard the stereotypes of the east and west sides shortly after moving to Duluth, and especially, if you grew-up here. They seem to be entrenched stereotypes that can keep many young first-time home buyers from looking at […]

What Exactly IS Fuse Membership?


Since beginning my role as Director of Fuse this past February, I’ve been asked the recurring question: Does Fuse Duluth have a formal membership? In short, the answer is no. Let me explain. Historically speaking, Fuse Duluth did require a membership in years past.  Annual dues would allow members to attend any and all events […]

Fuse Flash 4/23/14


Dear Fusers, I was pleased to attend the 22nd Annual Joel Labovitz Entrepreneurial Success Award ceremony today in recognition of our many Chamber member nominees.  As a young professional myself, it is inspiring, encouraging and exciting to watch organizations – both young and… established – continue to thrive in our community.  Duluth truly is a […]