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Searching for snow? Head north.

It’s the time of year when Minnesotans want to get out and play in the snow. The Arrowhead regions sports the deepest snow cover right now. By Paul Huttner - Minnesota Public Radio - December13, 2017

Snow totals from around the Northland

By Andrew Krueger from The Duluth News Tribune on Wednesday, December 13, 2017

December 12 Board of Commissioners Meeting Highlights

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

Superior National Forest lifts temporary road closure

Superior National Forest lifted the temporary closure of a 12-mile section of The Grade Road (Forest Road 170) in the Tofte Ranger District between the Sawbill Trail and Wanless in Lake and Cook counties Monday, Dec. 11. Tuesday, December 11, 2017

Cook County Board voted three to two to approve a 17.5% levy increase from 2017

Public Notice from Cook County - Tuesday, December 12, 2017 Contact: Jeff Cadwell, County Administrator, 218-387-3687 or

Cook County Weekly Sheriff's Report

Contact: Valerie Marasco Director - Emergency Management & Public Information Cook County Minnesota 143 Gunflint Trail Grand Marais, MN 55604 W: 218-387-3059 C: 218-387-5366

Sides spar over Cook County tax levy

By Brady Slater of The Duluth News Tribune on December 9, 2017

Fatbikers get access to North Shore ski trail on trial run

By Bob Timmons - Minnesota Outdoors Blog - The Star Tribune - December 7, 2017

My Sister’s Place is a great place to eat

By Caleb Herrlich, Editor-in-Chief • The Spur - Southwest Minnesota State University - December 8, 2017

Hovland Welcomes Its New Recycling Trailer

Cook County East End residents can now enjoy the convenience of another recycling trailer in their community. Recycling is now available 24/7 at the new Recycling Trailer in Hovland at 3023 North Road in Hovland east of Arrowhead Trail at the County Garage.
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