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Mercury rules vex towns on Lake Superior

Grand Marais town leaders praise the goal to protect Lake Superior but say the effort is misguided and costly. By Pam Louwagie Star Tribune AUGUST 19, 2017 — 5:39PM

New Program Aims to Keep OB/GYNs in Rural America


One Roof Community Housing to put up four homes in Grand Marais

By Brian Larsen from The Cook County News Herald - August 19, 2017

Lance Johnson announces run for governor

By Brian Larsen - The Cook County News Herald - August 18, 2017

Tom Nelson named citizen of the year

By Brian Larsen - The Cook County News Herald - August 11, 2016

Caribou Highlands Announces Grand Opening of New Spa

Caribou Highlands Lodge is thrilled to announce the opening of their new Woodlands Spa that is serving guests and locals alike. From The North Shore Journal - August 11, 2017

Family Fun at the Lake County Fair

The Lake County Fair once again makes an appearance at the Two Harbors fairgrounds Aug. 17-20. By Emily Sweatt of the Lake County News Chronicle - August 11 at 4:00 a.m.

Trip Advisor: Grand Marais Is One Of 20 Best Vacation Ideas In Small Town USA

The travel website features Grand Marais is one of the 20 best summer vacation ideas in Small Town USA - August 10, 2013

August 8 Board of Commissioners Meeting Highlights

From Cook County, MN - Contact: Jeff Cadwell, Cook County Administrator, 218-387-3687 or

Journey Home to build Hovland home for an Iraq war veteran

By Brian Larsen - The Cook County News Herald - August 5, 2017
Lake Superior Ice Coverage Map. Click on map to enlarge. [GLERL Ice Concentration for Lake Superior]

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