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Study: Ships Move Non-Native Species From Lower Great Lakes To Superior

Study Recommends Researching Ballast Water Treatment, Shipping Industry Says More Research Is Needed. By Danielle Kaeding of Wisconsin Public Radio News - June 1, 2018

Seasonal Restrictions on County Roads 70 & 71 To Be Lifted Monday

Public Notice from Cook County - June 1, 2018 Contact: Krysten Foster, County Engineer, 218-387-3014 or

Free septic system and private well homeowner education class coming Wednesday

University of Minnesota and Minnesota Department of Health Homeowner Seminar will be held on Wednesday, June 6 at two locations: 9-11 a.m. at Schaap Community Center, Firehouse 1, Gunflint Trail, and 6-8 p.m., Grand Marais Community Center. From Staff Reports from The Cook County News Herald - June 1, 2018

Best places for fish in Minnesota

Dockside Fish Market in Grand Marais is among those places featured. By Cortney Mohnk from WCCO - May 31, 2018

Don’t Fool With Mother Superior

A journey to Isle Royale gives the author new respect for Lake Superior. By JANE SCHMIDT of May 30, 2018

Transportation officials petition Congress to fund new lock

The Mid America Association of State Transportation Officials (MAASTO) has officially petitioned the U.S. Congress to fund the construction of a new lock at Sault Ste. Marie. From WLUC-TV - May 30, 2018

Season restrictions lifted for County Road 16

Public notice from Cook County - May 29, 2018

Locals prepare for Highway 61 construction

As construction is getting started in Two Harbors for Highway 61, businesses and community members are prepping for traffic jams and detours. By Alejandra Palacios of From WDIO-TV - May 29, 2018

New radio stations sign on for the North Shore, Boundary Waters

Branded as "Radio North of Ordinary", WVVE-FM 95.3 FM will transmit from Grand Marais and KZJZ 106.7 FM will broadcast from Ely. From Boreal Community Media - May 29, 2018

Cook County Weekly Sheriff's Report

Read the weekly report from May 21-27 in the attached PDF. From Cook County Sheriff's Office - May 29, 2018
Minnesota DNR Fall Colors Map
Boreal Ship Spotter - larger view here

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