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"Fragments of the North" coming to Johnson Heritage Post

Join the JHP Art Gallery on Friday, August 17 from 5-7:30pm for the Opening Reception of “Fragments of the North” – an exhibition of Oil Paintings by artist Reid Thorpe.

Manager's photos rival natural attractions at Grand Portage State Park

An increasing number of visitors to the Grand Portage State Park are using the falls as an excuse for a chance encounter with park manager Travis Novitsky, a guy who's become something of a celebrity for what he does in his free time. By Tim McNiff of KARE 11 TV - August 9, 2019

Public Library to host Summer Reading Picnic on Saturday, August 18.

Grand Marais Public Library will once again hold a summer picnic to celebrate the end of summer and the summer reading program on Saturday, August 18, at 11:00 am, rain or shine. Media release from The Grand Marais Public Library - August 2, 2018

Night Sky and Nocturnal Creatures at Chik-Wauk

Activities that will be held the week of August 6 – August 12 at Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center. Media release - August 2, 2018

Beaver Bay Daze coming August 3-5.

Join us in Beaver Bay, MN Aug. 3 – 5 for Beaver Bay Daze. From Boreal Community Media - July 29, 2018

Northwestern Ontario's UFO encounters the topic of new documentary

Northern Lights expected to be complete by the fall, filmmaker says. By Kris Ketonen · CBC News · July 28, 2018

Lake Superior as Dinner Table: Q&A with the author of ‘Life in a Northern Town’

From James Norton of The Growler - July 24, 2018

These 10 books capture the feeling of northern Minnesota

Gwen Danfelt, manager of Drury Lane Books in Grand Marais, has come up with a list of books to put your mind Up North even if you can't be there yourself. By Laurie Hertzel from the Star Tribune - July 13, 2018

Summer Theater Festival launches Shrek the Musical and Mom's Gift.

The Grand Marais Playhouse will be performing the two productions alternating each night beginning at 7pm Thursday through Saturday and 2pm on Sunday starting July 19. From Boreal Community Media - July 13, 2018

Peter Mayer to perform at Arrowhead Center for the Arts

On Aug. 18 at 7:30 p.m. Peter will take the stage at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts. General admission tickets are $15 in advance at or can be purchased at the door the night of the show. By Kate Fitzgerald from the Cook County News Herald - July 6, 2018
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