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Dec 16, 2017 ● By Editor

We're proud that our neighbors appreciate all the benefits Boreal brings to Cook County and the Arrowhead. Please show your support and make your donation today.

Sunrise at Disappointment Mountain Is An Iconic Print Celebrating the Boundary Waters. Donate to Boreal Today!

Dec 15, 2017 ● By Editor

For your donation of $50 and up to Boreal Community Media, you can remind yourself everyday of the best days your life iin the Boundary Waters with this limited edition poster. Donate today!

Sip Your Morning Coffee from this MN Wilderness Mug. Donate To Boreal Today!

Dec 14, 2017 ● By Editor

For a $50 and up donation to Boreal Community Media, get this elegant limited edition black ceramic mug celebrating Minnesota's natural beauty and iconic wilderness areas.

Get all Minnesota State Parks on wood. Donate to Boreal today!

Dec 13, 2017 ● By Editor

For a $50 and up donation to Boreal Community Media, get this limited edition poster featuring all Minnesota State Parks laser engraved on a wood plaque.

Why is this Loon pretty in pink? She's helping find a cure for breast cancer. Donate to Boreal today!

Dec 12, 2017 ● By Editor

Get this limited edition Pretty in Pink Loon poster for a $75 and up donation to Boreal Community Media and $10 will be given to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. Donate today!

Read "Mira's First Day Of Wonder" to the children in your life. Donate Today!

Dec 10, 2017 ● By Editor

Boreal's Holiday Fund Drive has a gift for everyone in the family, including your youngest. For a donation of $25 and up, you can get "Mira's First Day of Wonder" this holiday season.

Our "Sunrise at Disappointment Mountain" Campfire Mug Will Warm Your Soul. Donate Today!

Dec 09, 2017 ● By Editor

With a contribution of $50 and up, this one of a kind campfire mug inspired by the Boundary Waters can be yours when you become a supporter of Boreal Community Media.

Susan and Kyle Have Their Boreal Hats On. Put Yours On. Donate Today!

Dec 08, 2017 ● By Editor

From a small contribution of $25 and up, you can join the Nelson's in supporting Boreal Community Media during our Holiday Fund Raising Drive.

Get what these students are sporting: A Boreal Tee. Donate Today!

Dec 07, 2017 ● By Editor

It is all smiles when you show your community pride by wearing a Boreal t-shirt. Get your holiday gift with a donation of $25 or more to the Boreal Community Media Holiday fund-raising drive.

Give A Holiday Gift To Boreal and Get "The Lake and Stars"

Dec 06, 2017 ● By Editor

For a donation of $75 or more, you can enjoy this limited edition poster to celebrate your love of the Big Lake and our Dark Skies.
  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/18/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/18/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Come celebrate the holidays with your family and friends at Harbor House Grille. Chef Ed promises...


  • 1/2 Price Burgers!

    12/18/2017
    11:00AM — 09:00PM

    1/2 Price Burgers at Moguls Grille and Tap Room


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/18/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Honey Glazed Meatballs, Potato, Mixed Vegetables/Dessert/Milk


  • Co-Dependents Anonymous

    12/18/2017
    05:30PM

    Co-Dependents Anonymous is a Fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healt...


  • Open Mic Every Monday at 6PM!

    12/18/2017
    06:00PM — 11:55PM

    Grand Marais Music Collaborative presents "Open Mic Night", every Monday at Grandma Ray's! The s...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/19/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/19/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Come celebrate the holidays with your family and friends at Harbor House Grille. Chef Ed promises...


  • Overeaters Anonymous

    12/19/2017
    11:00AM

    Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and...


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/19/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Shepherd's Pie/Fruit/Date Bar/Milk


  • Kids Eat Free

    12/19/2017
    04:00PM — 09:00PM

    1 free kids meal with any paid adult meal Available after 4pm


  • Colvill All-Levels Yoga

    12/19/2017
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

    Join us for yoga. Vinyasa-style yoga set to world music. Come rest your mind and energize your ...


  • Trivia Night at Grandma Ray's

    12/19/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Trivia Night from 7:00-9:00pm every Tuesday down at Grandma Ray's.


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/23/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/23/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Voyageur Brewing Company Brewery Tour

    12/23/2017
    11:30AM — 12:30PM

    We offer tours on most Saturdays beginning at 11:30am but you need to reserve your space online i...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/17/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/17/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Come celebrate the holidays with your family and friends at Harbor House Grille. Chef Ed promises...


  • Blue Water Cafe

    12/17/2017
    06:00AM

    Floor is finished and will reopen Saturday December 16th at 7 a.m.


  • We are looking for new board members to serve on the U of M Extension Committee and the Cook Coun...


  • Holiday Movies in the Brewery

    12/17/2017
    12:30PM — 02:00PM

    Are you craving some beer with your holiday cheer? We will see you at Voyageur Brewing Company on...


  • 20th anniversary exhibit, Begin | Continue

    12/17/2017
    04:00PM — 06:00PM

    A celebratory 20th anniversary exhibit titled Begin | Continue will feature the work of North Hou...


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    12/17/2017
    06:30PM — 07:30PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/18/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/18/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Come celebrate the holidays with your family and friends at Harbor House Grille. Chef Ed promises...


  • 1/2 Price Burgers!

    12/18/2017
    11:00AM — 09:00PM

    1/2 Price Burgers at Moguls Grille and Tap Room


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/18/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Honey Glazed Meatballs, Potato, Mixed Vegetables/Dessert/Milk


  • Co-Dependents Anonymous

    12/18/2017
    05:30PM

    Co-Dependents Anonymous is a Fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healt...


  • Open Mic Every Monday at 6PM!

    12/18/2017
    06:00PM — 11:55PM

    Grand Marais Music Collaborative presents "Open Mic Night", every Monday at Grandma Ray's! The s...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/19/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/19/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Come celebrate the holidays with your family and friends at Harbor House Grille. Chef Ed promises...


  • Overeaters Anonymous

    12/19/2017
    11:00AM

    Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and...


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/19/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Shepherd's Pie/Fruit/Date Bar/Milk


  • Kids Eat Free

    12/19/2017
    04:00PM — 09:00PM

    1 free kids meal with any paid adult meal Available after 4pm


  • Colvill All-Levels Yoga

    12/19/2017
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

    Join us for yoga. Vinyasa-style yoga set to world music. Come rest your mind and energize your ...


  • Trivia Night at Grandma Ray's

    12/19/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Trivia Night from 7:00-9:00pm every Tuesday down at Grandma Ray's.


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/20/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/20/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Come celebrate the holidays with your family and friends at Harbor House Grille. Chef Ed promises...


  • Wellness Wednesday

    12/20/2017
    09:00AM — 07:00PM

    Everyone saves an additional 10% on most wellness items! Plus enter to win the Wellness Wednesday...


  • Anxiety/Depression Support Group for Women

    12/20/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Weekly support group for women. $2.00 suggested donation. No registration required. Please joi...


  • 1/2 Price Bottles of Wine

    12/20/2017
    11:00AM

    1/2 Price Bottles of Wine


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/20/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Creamy Chicken Enchilada/Refried Beans/Jello/Milk


  • Craft and a Craft Market

    12/20/2017
    04:30PM — 06:30PM

    Voyageur Brewing is proud to host weekly craft markets until Christmas with local Cook County art...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/21/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/21/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Come celebrate the holidays with your family and friends at Harbor House Grille. Chef Ed promises...


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/21/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Pot Roast /Potato & Gravy/Beets/Pumpkin Bars/Milk


  • 6 PM Thursday, December 21st outside the Red building on the North House campus. Dress warmly! Br...


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    12/21/2017
    06:30PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • A Hovland Family Christmas Concert

    12/21/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Join us for a wintry evening full of songs and friends and Christmas treats... at the Hovland Tow...


  • A Hovland Family Christmas Concert

    12/21/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Join us for a wintry evening full of songs and friends and Christmas treats... at the Hovland Tow...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/22/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/22/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Come celebrate the holidays with your family and friends at Harbor House Grille. Chef Ed promises...


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/22/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Chili/Salad/Pudding/Milk


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/23/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/23/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Voyageur Brewing Company Brewery Tour

    12/23/2017
    11:30AM — 12:30PM

    We offer tours on most Saturdays beginning at 11:30am but you need to reserve your space online i...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/24/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/24/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • We are looking for new board members to serve on the U of M Extension Committee and the Cook Coun...


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    12/24/2017
    06:30PM — 07:30PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/25/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/25/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • 1/2 Price Burgers!

    12/25/2017
    11:00AM — 09:00PM

    1/2 Price Burgers at Moguls Grille and Tap Room


  • Co-Dependents Anonymous

    12/25/2017
    05:30PM

    Co-Dependents Anonymous is a Fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healt...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/26/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/26/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Overeaters Anonymous

    12/26/2017
    11:00AM

    Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and...


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/26/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Cook's Choice


  • Kids Eat Free

    12/26/2017
    04:00PM — 09:00PM

    1 free kids meal with any paid adult meal Available after 4pm


  • Colvill All-Levels Yoga

    12/26/2017
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

    Join us for yoga. Vinyasa-style yoga set to world music. Come rest your mind and energize your ...


  • Trivia Night at Grandma Ray's

    12/26/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Trivia Night from 7:00-9:00pm every Tuesday down at Grandma Ray's.


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/27/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/27/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Anxiety/Depression Support Group for Women

    12/27/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Weekly support group for women. $2.00 suggested donation. No registration required. Please joi...


  • 1/2 Price Bottles of Wine

    12/27/2017
    11:00AM

    1/2 Price Bottles of Wine


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/27/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Turkey Broccoli Bake/Potato//Fruit/Milk


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/28/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/28/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/28/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Baked Chicken/Potato Salad/Calico Beans/Dessert/Milk


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    12/28/2017
    06:30PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/29/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/29/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Lunch at the Senior Center

    12/29/2017
    12:00PM — 12:30PM

    Spaghetti/Salad/Pudding/Milk


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/30/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/30/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Voyageur Brewing Company Brewery Tour

    12/30/2017
    11:30AM — 12:30PM

    We offer tours on most Saturdays beginning at 11:30am but you need to reserve your space online i...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    12/31/2017
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    12/31/2017
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • We are looking for new board members to serve on the U of M Extension Committee and the Cook Coun...


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    12/31/2017
    06:30PM — 07:30PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    01/01/2018
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    01/01/2018
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • 1/2 Price Burgers!

    01/01/2018
    11:00AM — 09:00PM

    1/2 Price Burgers at Moguls Grille and Tap Room


  • Co-Dependents Anonymous

    01/01/2018
    05:30PM

    Co-Dependents Anonymous is a Fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healt...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    01/02/2018
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • YMCA Classes

    01/02/2018
    12:00AM

    Click to view our current list of Group Exercise classes, pool schedule and gym schedule!


  • Overeaters Anonymous

    01/02/2018
    11:00AM

    Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and...


  • Kids Eat Free

    01/02/2018
    04:00PM — 09:00PM

    1 free kids meal with any paid adult meal Available after 4pm


  • Colvill All-Levels Yoga

    01/02/2018
    05:30PM — 06:30PM

    Join us for yoga. Vinyasa-style yoga set to world music. Come rest your mind and energize your ...


  • Trivia Night at Grandma Ray's

    01/02/2018
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Trivia Night from 7:00-9:00pm every Tuesday down at Grandma Ray's.


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    01/03/2018
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • Anxiety/Depression Support Group for Women

    01/03/2018
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Weekly support group for women. $2.00 suggested donation. No registration required. Please joi...


  • 1/2 Price Bottles of Wine

    01/03/2018
    11:00AM

    1/2 Price Bottles of Wine


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    01/04/2018
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    01/04/2018
    06:30PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


  • Wooly Worlds: Make a Felted Diorama

    01/04/2018
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Wooly Worlds: Make a Felted Diorama Instructor: Elise Kyllo Dates: January 4th, 11th, 18th Thu...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    01/05/2018
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • Tettegouchee January Artists Reception

    01/05/2018
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    Stained Glass Mosaic Artist Sherri Kruger will be featured as the January Gallery Artist at the T...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    01/06/2018
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • Voyageur Brewing Company Brewery Tour

    01/06/2018
    11:30AM — 12:30PM

    We offer tours on most Saturdays beginning at 11:30am but you need to reserve your space online i...


  • Terra Bella Floral fall hours

    01/07/2018
    12:00AM

    Monday and Tuesday Noon to 6 Wednesday through Friday 10 to 4 Saturday 10 to 2 Sunday Closed


  • Alcoholics Anonymous

    01/07/2018
    06:30PM — 07:30PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and ho...


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