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Local entrepreneur shares another side of her life with her newly published book

Anna Hamilton, owner of Hughie's Tacos, shares many of the life lessons she learned in her latest book, "Boy".

Beer, Bread and a Farmer: The Leftovers from a day of Brewing

Go behind the scenes of Voyageur Brewing Company to read about their unique brewing process. By Traci Crotteau, Development Director for Boreal Community Media - April 9, 2018

Buy a House in Cook County They Said...It’ll be Fun They Said: Reflections of a new Cook County resident

New Cook County resident and Boreal Development Director Traci Crotteau shares her secondt in a series of what it is like to be a "cheechako" - a brand new resident in an unfamiliar place - Cook County MN - April 4, 2018

Be aware of bears this spring; DNR lists tips for avoiding conflicts

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - April 2, 2018

Gary Zinter retiring—sort of.

By Brian Larsen of the Cook County News Herald - March 30, 2018

Chamber, Moving Matters announce 2018 Great Place Project funding winners

Great Place Project funding has been awarded to 11 groups and individuals who submitted proposals for 2018, reports Jim Boyd of the Cook County Chamber and Maren Webb of Sawtooth Mountain Clinic’s Moving Matters Project. Staff report from The Cook County News Herald - March 30, 2018

Cook County Jewish Community Celebrates Passover

The Cook County Jewish Community celebrated the Passover holiday recently at the First Congregational Church in Grand Marais. For more information contact Gary Latz at 832-364-0310 or gary.bohlkeco@oplink.net

Ready or Not Here I Come: Reflections of a new Cook County resident

New Cook County resident and Boreal Development Director Traci Crotteau shares her first in a series of what it is like to be a "cheechako" - a brand new resident in an unfamiliar place - Cook County MN - March 12, 2018

Hovland resident finds lifesaving help through Boreal email service

One local resident shares her amazing story how an email helped save her life.

Cook County Senior Center hosts another successful tech event

The Cook County Senior Center has created a wonderful program, pairing tech-savvy high school students with seniors in the community who are in need of technical assistance.
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