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WDBC to Honor Entrepreneurs at Sept. 13 Luncheon

The West Duluth Business and Civic Club (WDBC) announces that it will be honoring entrepreneurs in the business community of West Duluth with a Certificate of Appreciation. There are six new businesses that have opened their doors in the Western area of Duluth recently and the WDBC wishes to acknowledge […]

The West Duluth Business Club Honors Valley Youth Center Students.

The WDBC, in recognition and honor of two of the area’s local student volunteers, invited Ying Moua and Martin Erickson (pictured here) to join in the opening pitch of the Huskies v. Bordercats baseball game on June 21, 2017, the WDBC Game Night. These students were chosen as exemplary youth […]

Melvin Stelton

WDBC Remembers Melvin Stelton

The WDBC and community members gathered to remember Melvin Stelton with a candlelight vigil on the anniversary of his death in a tragic accident. Melvin was a local man well known in the West Duluth community, often doing good deeds around the area. He is also the namesake for the […]


Seeking Flag Sponsors for Memorial Day Parade

The WDBC is supporting the Northland Services Veterans Committee in their efforts to raise funds to purchase flags for the annual Memorial Day Parade. The NSVC puts on the parade each year and is looking to purchase 300 flags and poles to line the parade route along Grand and Central […]


WDBC Partners with Lincoln Park “Paws”itive Perks

The West Duluth Business Club has partnered with Lincoln Park Middle School to support  their Lincoln Park “Paws”itive Perks Program. The “Paws”itive Perks Program is: A positive behavior intervention program developed to increase academic performance, school attendance, behavior, and overall interest in school by “rewarding” successful school performance in these areas. Creates an atmosphere […]

WDBC Explores Creation of Special Service District

Board members from the WDBC went to Minneapolis to explore the opportunities of creating  a SPECIAL SERVICE DISTRICT for WEST DULUTH similar to the Down Town Council. The WDBC could create shared services to make West Duluth an even nicer place to work and play.  The group included board members from […]


Advance West Loan Program

The Advance West Loan Program is an exciting new program to help businesses grow and thrive in Western Duluth.  The West Duluth Business Club is proud to partner with the City of Duluth on this great initiative.  For more information on the program, visit the following resources: Advance West Loan […]

Disc Golf Sponsorships

Sponsor a Disc Golf Hole

Your business could be the exclusive sponsor of one of the 18 new holes at Quarry Park in West Duluth. Your one-time investment will provide everything needed to build a professional disc golf hole that will last a lifetime. Sponsorship includes: Disc golf basket – DISCatcher PRO28 Professional tee sign […]

Spirit Valley Days

Spirit Valley Days – August 3-7

Spirit Valley Days are almost here! Join us August 3-7, 2016 for fun and activities for the whole family. Since 1979 Spirit Valley Days has brought West Duluth friends and neighbors together to reunite and celebrate summer. Every day of the festival features lots of food, activities, vendors and live entertainment. […]

WDBC at Duluth Huskies Game

Club Night Out with the Huskies

Pictured above: WDBC Board members Charlie Stauduhar and Susan Coen man the WDBC table at the Duluth Huskies game at Wade Stadium. On June 21, it was West Duluth Business and Community Club night at Wade Stadium.  Numerous West Duluth businesses purchased mass quantities of tickets and treated local children and community […]