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Late Winter, Early Spring Temperature Outlook: Colder Than Average in Parts of North,

By Linda Lam of The Weather Company - January 19, 2018

North Shore businesses search far, wide and close to home for workers.

The effort aims at recruiting underemployed rural workers and students in small-town night schools, starting a culinary school program on the North shore and reaching out to displaced Puerto Ricans. By Pam Louwagie of The Star Tribune - January 20, 2018

Snowmobile safety awareness week set for Jan. 20-28

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - January 16, 2018

Trapped on an Island With Wolves, the Only Way Out for These Caribou Was Up


In the Great Lakes, They’re Battling Ice, and Time. Take a Look.

By Mitch Smith of The New York Times - Photographs and Video by Sam Hodgson - Jan. 18, 2018

January 16 Committee of the Whole Meeting Highlights

Media Release from Cook County. Contact: Jeff Cadwell, Cook County Administrator, 218-387-3687 or

Historic shipwreck preservation in danger in the Great Lakes

By Traci Samilton of Interlochen Public Radio - January 16, 2018

Halfway through winter: Colder, less snow than normal

Look on the bright side: We're halfway through winter. There's light at the end of the tunnel. We're on the downslope. Over the hump. By John Myers of the Duluth News Tribune on Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Cook County Sheriff's Weekly Report

Access the weekly Sheriff's Report on the attached pdf.

1-16-18 Cook County School District - ISD 166 School Board Agenda

The meeting is today at 5:00pm. Agenda for the 1.16.18 Cook County School District - ISD 166 School Board Meeting
Boreal Ship Spotter - larger view here

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