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Highway Department Managing Icy Roads: Preparing for Storm

The Cook County Highway Department has been out since the early morning hours managing icy road conditions across the County today, and is gearing up for a 4 am start in preparation for even more severe weather.

Health funding stuck in Congress: Local, state programs brace for impact if there's no legislative fix

The lack of funding from Congress would have significant impact on the operations of Sawtooth Mountain Clinic. By John Lundy of The Duluth News Tribune - December 2, 2017

Cook County Sheriff's Weekly Report

Read the enclosed PDF to see the Cook County Sheriff's Weekly Report.

DNR opens public comment period on draft sustainable timber harvest analysis

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - December 1, 2017

Lots of wind, hit-or-miss snow, a few school closings in the Northland

By Andrew Krueger of the Duluth News Tribune - December 5, 2017

Northland sits in bull's-eye of warming winters

By John Myers of the Duluth News Tribune - December 1, 2017

'GITCHE GUMEE' GETAWAY: Cook County from a Pilot's Perspective

From AOPA - November 27, 2017 - (The Aircraft Owners Pilot Association)

Midwest Traveler: Hungry Hippie Hostel in Grand Marais satiates North Shore travelers

The upstart Hungry Hippie is the first hostel on Minnesota's North Shore. By Kelly Smith of the Star Tribune - Friday, December 1,2017

Youth in Government fundraiser goes well

Staff report from The Cook County News Herald - December 1, 2017

House passes bill to reopen areas near BWCAW to copper-nickel exploration

By John Myers from The Duluth News Tribune - Thursday, November 30, 2017
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