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County board to decide levy on December 12

By Brian Larsen from The Cook County News Herald - December 8, 2017

Better late than never - making a billion-year-old geologic feature great again

What geologists got wrong about the world's biggest failed rift. From Northwestern Now - December 7, 2017

UWS' Lake Superior Research Institute launches ‘Great Waters Research Collaborative’

From Business North - December 4, 2017

Man Finds 22-Year-Old Message in Bottle in Lake Superior

Bottle Surfaced After Massive Waves in October Storm. By Nikki Davidson of Fox 21 News - December 6, 2017

Lake Superior water level drops in November

From the Duluth News Tribune - Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Two injured in crash on Highway 61

From the Duluth News Tribune - December 5, 2017

TEXT-TO-911 Now available in Minnesota statewide

A direct line to help for those with hearing loss; Alternative when the reporting party must remain quiet to stay safe. Cook County Sheriff Pat Eliasen said “This service will better enhance our ability to serve everyone in Cook County in need of emergency services.”

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.
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