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Clay Club program starting soon

An exciting free program for community youth ages K-12 to learn about creating with clay will begin soon.

Minnesota tunesmiths Barbara Jean and Molly Dean combine as Dusty Heart

Jean only just moved to Minneapolis from the woods around Grand Marais a few years ago. She lived along the North Shore for nearly a decade and made a name for herself in the Duluth music scene BY CHRIS RIEMENSCHNEIDER - THE STAR TRIBUNE - MARCH 15, 2018

Film Review: "Virginia Minnesota"

Shot on location in Grand Marais and on the North Shore. Among the storylines, lead character Lyle "drives to Grand Marais, Minnesota, to fetch her childhood friend, the uncooperative Addison, who, for no reasons in particular, is an unhappy fiancée and a disgruntled guide on boat tours of Lake Superior." From The Hollywood Reporter - March 11, 2018. Read the review and watch the trailer here.

Calling all artists, North Shore Health is requesting submissions

From Staff Reports by the Cook County News Herald - March 10, 2018

Mirrored off-grid prefab can be a tiny home, office, or sauna

Coulson is using the first prototype models to build a Retreat Center near Grand Marais and construction is already underway, with the homes slated to go on sale in 2019. By Barbara Eldredge of @barbaraeldredge March 6, 2018

Porphyry Island residency seeks artist applications

Program offers two-week summer stay, room and board, studio space. From CBC News · Posted: Feb 22, 2018

Benson named one of the winners of Lake Superior Magazine photo contest

From the Cook County News Herald - February 16, 2018

Fibers for Kids Program at North House Folk School

The Northwoods Fiber Guild will once again teach fiber-art classes to children and adults during the annual Northern Fibers Retreat at North House Folk School. It is the eighth year for this fiber-filled event, which takes place February 14-18. By Kay Rosenthal from The Cook County News Herald - February 9, 2018

Michigan man takes Grand Prize in Lake Superior Magazine photo contest

The winners of our 23rd annual Lake Superior Photo Contest have been announced in the February/March 2018 issue of Lake Superior Magazine, and 10 of the chosen photographers are from Michigan.

Lutsen sculpture studio changes ownership

Tom Christiansen of Last Chance Studio and Gallery is moving on to a semi-retired lifestyle and selling the studio to Greg Mueller. Mueller, a sculptor originally from Mankato, will be creating his work in the studio and foundry built in 1999. From the Cook County News Herald - February 2, 2018
Boreal Ship Spotter - larger view here

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