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U.S., Canadian Coast Guards conduct Spring Breakout; Soo Locks scheduled to open today

Watch video of ice breaking operations on Lake Superior - March 25, 2018 here.

Minnetonka student and cancer survivor wins trip to BWCA

Julia Ruelle is ecstatic to be heading this summer to the serene Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCA) as winner of the first ever essay contest sponsored by the founder of Ely Outfitting Co. By Gail Rosenblum - The Star Tribune - March 22, 2018

Como parent buys North Shore Oil and Propane

A Maryland-based propane supplier has expanded its reach in the Northland with the acquisition of North Shore Oil & Propane. By Tom Olsen of The Duluth News Tribune - March 22, 2018

Response without Borders: Helping responders working near Canada-US Border

Nearly 100 people in emergency services gather at conference By Jeff Walters · CBC News · March 22, 2018

DNR encourages homeowners to compost, not burn

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - March 22, 2018

North House and Dockside Fish Market handoff completed

From Staff Reports from The Cook County News Herald - March 23, 2018

March 20 Committee of the Whole Meeting Highlights

Read the highlights and key priorities covered at the Tuesday, March 20 Committee of the Whole Meeting. From Cook County - March 21, 2018. Contact: Jeff Cadwell, Cook County Administrator, 218-387-3687 or

Mini-Grants Support Businesses in Becoming “Breastfeeding Friendly”

To help local businesses support their breastfeeding employees, Healthy Northland is accepting applications for $1,500 breastfeeding mini-grants. Contact: Hartley Newell-Acero,, 218-387-2330 From Sawtooth Mountain Clinic - March 20, 2018

Boreal Ship Spotter is back in business.

With the start of the Great Lakes 2018 shipping season, Boreal Ship Spotter returns to our home page. March 20, 2018

Careless Driver Charged for Rear-Ending Sheriff in School Zone

Media release from Cook County Law Enforcement. Contact: Valerie Marasco, Director – Office of Emergency Management & Public Information, mobile 218-387-5366 or
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