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Grand Portage, Wolf Ridge to receive bees and beekeeping equipment

The Oshki Ogimaag Charter School in Grand Portage for students in the kindergarten through sixth grade, will receive dozens of solitary bees such as leafcutters, masons and carpenters for their garden. By Matt McKinney - The Star Tribune - January 7, 2018

U.S.-Flag Great Lakes Fleet Will Get $65 Million Tune-Up This Winter

U.S.-flag Great Lakes vessel operators will spend $65 million maintaining and modernizing their vessels at Great Lakes shipyards this winter. From Lake Carriers Association - January 4, 2018

What would you bid for an acre of Minnesota wilderness?

The DNR is selling off less-desirable parcels, but demand has been slow. By Jennifer Bjorhus Star Tribune JANUARY 6, 2018

Lake Superior at second-highest January level

By John Myers of The Duluth News Tribune - Saturday, January 6, 2018

January 2 Special Board of Commissioners Meeting Highlights

Contact: Jeff Cadwell, Cook County Administrator, 218-387-3687 or jeff.cadwell@co.cook.mn.us

Grand Marais considers Dark Sky initiative

By Brian Larsen from The Cook County News Herald - January 5, 2018

Commissioners hold 2018 organizational meeting

By Brian Larsen from the Cook County News Herald - January 5, 2018

Arctic air making Great Lakes ice expand to double of average

By Mark Torregrossa | MLive - January 5, 2018

Icy Great Lakes Causes Concern for Shipping, Safety

From Ideastream.com - WVIZ - January 4, 2017

Cold snap hampers shipping on Great Lakes; vessels huddle at anchor as operators alter plans

Cold snap hampers shipping on Great Lakes; vessels huddle at anchor as operators alter plans By Brady Slater of the Duluth News Tribune - Tuesday, January 2, 2017
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