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Inside the devastation of the Great Lakes — and the cautious recovery underway

In “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes,” journalist Dan Egan crafts a cautious yet hopeful narrative using history, reporting, and his own experiences to highlight the threats posed to the world’s largest freshwater system. By Alison Thoet of the PBS News Hour - April 20, 2018

WDIO-TV: Exclusive Tour of First Distillery to Operate on Upper Midwest Tribal Land

A Wisconsin couple say they will be operating the first distillery on tribal lands in the Upper Midwest at the Red Cliff Reservation. From WDIO-TV - April 20, 2018

Major road construction to affect U.S. 61 on North Shore.

North Shore businesses brace for impact of road construction this season. By Kitty Mayo of Business North - April 19 2018

The mini-Titanic: British ship preserved for 107 years hundreds of feet under Lake Superior.

A ship's bell, table, chairs and even a piano revealed inside the incredible wreckage of a British ship. See this remarkable photo essay. By George Martin of The Daily Mail - April 17, 2018

Sheriff’s Office Leads Unwanted Prescription Drug Take Back

Contact: Valerie Marasco, Director of Emergency Management & Public Information, mobile 218-387-5366 or

For the love of a pet

Boreal staff member, Lisa Bauer, shares her story about pet therapy visits.

North Shore Arts Scene

North Shore Arts Scene gives you the low down on the latest arts scene events and activities from one of the most creative communities in Minnesota. Read Joan Farnam's blog here. Photo: Matt Herberg

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