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The Northland’s Forgotten Border

American policies have complicated life along the often remote and haphazard line dividing the United States and Canada. OPINION: Mr. Fox spent the last three years traveling along America’s northern border. By Porter Fox from The New York Times - July 22, 2018

Single-lane traffic begins July 23 on Highway 1 between Finland, Isabella

Motorists traveling on Minnesota Highway 1 between Finland and Isabella in Lake County will be restricted to a single lane of traffic controlled by flaggers when a resurfacing and culvert repair project begins Monday. From the Lake CountyNews Chronicle - July 21, 2018

Video: Elegant New Home Adds to Lundie and Vacation Home Tour

WDIO-TV continues its "A little place up the shore series" in this video report. By Amy Adamle of WDIO-TV - July 20, 2018

First phase of Nordic Star Development workforce housing nears completion

More than 20 applications have been received for the first four homes built by One Roof Housing, said Cook County EDA Director Mary Somnis. By Brian Larsen of The Cook County News Herald - July 20, 2018

Video: Vatten Hus Cottage Holds Rich History and Unique Story

WDIO-TV continues its "A little place up the shore" series. By Amy Adamle of WDIO-TV - July 19, 2018

A billion-year-old lake could help find alien life

To come up with these findings, Crockford teamed up with colleagues who had collected pristine samples of ancient salts, known as sulfates, found in a sedimentary rock formation north of Lake Superior. From Justin Dupuis of McGill University - July 18, 2018

Road Trip: 4 Days on Minnesota's North Shore

There's more to Minnesota than tater-tot hotdish. By Katherine LaGrave from Conde Nast Traveler - July 19, 2018

Grand Marais planning and zoning commission considers changes to downtown zoning ordinance

Public input is sought on the proposed zoning changes. Media Release from the City of Grand Marais - July 18, 2018. Contact Patrick Knight, Communications Director, City of Grand Marais - (218) 387-1848

2.75 trillion gallons of extra water has poured into Lake Superior in last 30 days

Heavy rainfall over Lake Superior in the last month has sent 2.75 trillion gallons of additional water into the largest of our Great Lakes. By Tanda Gmiter of Mlive.com - tgmiter@mlive.com - July 18, 2018

July 17 Committee of the Whole Meeting Highlights

This article features highlights and key priorities covered at the 5 pm, Tuesday, July 17 Committee of the Whole Meeting. Media Release from Cook County - July 18, 2018
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