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White House resurrects proposed Twin Metals mine near BWCA

Twin Metals Minnesota will get back its permits to explore for copper on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. By JOHN MYERS | Forum News Service - December 22, 2017

Arson Investigation Continues – Reward for Information Available

The Cook County Sheriff’s Office, along with the State Fire Marshal continue the investigation into a residential arson which occurred in the early morning hours of Nov. 5, at 5774 Highway 61 in Hovland.

County Welcomes Cell Service to Hovland Tower

Media Release from Cook County - Contact: Rena Rogers, Director – MIS Department, 218.387.3662 or

Last saltie is first signal of season's end

From the Duluth News Tribune - December 19, 2017

Two injured in bear attack near Isabella

By Adelle Whitefoot of The Duluth News Tribune - Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Lake Superior's Isle Royale moose getting smaller

By John Myers from The Grand Forks Herald - December 18, 2017

Ice fatalities already above average this winter.

By Brooks Johnson of The Duluth News Tribune on December 18, 2017

Cook County Sheriff's Weekly Report

From the Cook County Sheriff's Office - December 18, 2017

Ice-breaking underway on Great Lakes

From the Duluth News Tribune - December 16, 2017

Chamber, EDA, SBDC explore alternatives to international workers for Cook County businesses

From Staff Reports by The Cook County News Herald - Friday, December 15, 2017
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