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North Shore Health Care Foundation Golf Scramble coming Sunday

The event will be held at Superior National golf course on Sunday, September 23. From Boreal Community Media - September 20, 2018

International Day of Peace to be celebrated September 22

The day is being celebrated in Cook County on Saturday, Sept. 22 with two events in Grand Marais, and an earlier event held September 19 in Hovland. By Brian Larsen of The Cook County News Herald - September 14, 2018

"Technology and Me" seminar coming to the Public Library

This presentation is aimed at individuals 55 and older and their family members. Media releases from the Grand Marais Public Library - September 13, 2018

Rally the Family Day coming September 16

Media Release from the Cook County Tennis Association - September 6, 2018

Superior National Pro to play 100+ holes for Folds of Honor

Folds of Honor Foundation provides post-secondary educational scholarships for children and spouses of military service men and women killed or disabled while serving our Great Nation. From Boreal Community Media - September 2, 2018

New Community Center Playground Now Open for Use

The new playground equipment at the Cook County Community Center is now open for use - one day earlier than expected.

MNOPEDIA profiles former Cook County Sheriff John Lyght

John Lyght, Minnesota’s first African American sheriff, faced different challenges than his constituents as one of the only African Americans in Cook County. From MNOPEDIA.org - August 27, 2018

Community Center Playground Set to Open Thursday

Media Release from Cook County - August 23, 2018

I Spy With My Little Eyes…: Reflections of a new Cook County resident by Traci Crotteau

Local resident, Traci Crotteau, shares her experiences of being a newcomer to Cook County.

Local American Legion Junior Baseball team advances to the state tournament

Just this past weekend our local American Legion Junior Baseball team advanced to the state tournament for the first time ever.
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