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Sheriff’s Office Welcomes Newest Member: K-9 Deputy Eddy

The newest member of the Cook County Sheriff’s Office arrived at the Law Enforcement Center this week. Media Release from Cook County Sheriff's Office - February 2, 2018

Beer made from yeast blown in from Lake Superior to release this month

A Grand Rapids Michigan-area brewery took yeast floating in the air over Lake Superior and Marquette to make a wild, sour golden ale releasing this month. By Robert Allen of The Detroit Free Press - February 2, 2018.

New feature from Severe weather updates on home page.

Severe weather alerts and warnings will now automatically appear at the very top of your home page. Click on the banner to see the full details of the weather alert.

Bitter weekend forecast ahead.

The cold wind chills continue to be the main story for the next several days. Another round of wind chill advisories expected tonight as we only rise above criteria for a few hours this afternoon. National Weather Service Duluth MN - 5:44 AM CST Thursday, February 1, 2018

Knife River looks to restore depot

By Jamey Malcomb of The Lake County News Chronicle on January 29, 2018

Little ice on Lake Superior so far

You can see a NOAA map of ice coverage on Lake Superior on the right side of the Boreal home page. It is updated regularly. Article by John Myers of The Duluth News Tribune on Jan 31, 2018

New feature on Lake Superior Ice Coverage Map

The map is part of NOAA Great Lakes forecasting system and is generated by the Great Lakes Environment Research Laboratory and the National Weather Service. The map is located on the right side of our website home page and is updated regularly. Click on the map to enlarge.

Aurora and Duluth meetings provide opportunities for public comment on recently released draft PolyMet permits

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - January 30, 2018

MPR suggests Twin Citizens get out of town for Super Bowl.

I know. Telling Minnesotans to go to the North Shore is like telling someone in Phoenix they should check out the Grand Canyon. Still, the always stunning drive along Lake Superior's rocky shore offers a very different perspective in winter — with a fraction of the crowds. By Dan Kraker of Minnesota Public Radio - January 30, 2018

Redington wins John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon

Musher Ryan Redington won his first John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon title this morning, crossing the finish line near Duluth at 5 a.m. By Andrew Krueger of The Duluth News Tribune - January 31, 2018
Lake Superior Ice Coverage Map. Click on map to enlarge. [GLERL Ice Concentration for Lake Superior]

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