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Douglas County Blazing Paddles, made up of city and county employees and their family and friends, practices Wednesday evening for the Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival, which kicks off tonight on Barker’s Island in Superior. (Jed Carlson/

Dragons come to Barker’s Island

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Barker’s Island plays host to the 13th annual Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival. The Barker’s Island boat launch, swimming beach and fishing platform is closed today and Saturday for the festival.

The Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival is a free, public event.

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