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Terra Bella will be closed Saturday October 29th

Terra Bella will be closed Saturday October 29th to attend a bridal show.  See you Monday!!


Terra Bella Floral & Gifts

"The Earth Smiles In Flowers"

Sandra McQuatters

407 4th Ave. East

P.O. Box 1148

Grand Marais, MN  55604


Open 10-4 Monday -Friday

     10-2 Saturday

CONTACT: Sandra McQuatters
PHONE: 218-387-1919
DATE: 10/28/2016 09:56am

Joynes Ben Franklin has Halloween candy, costumes and decorations now at 20% off!

Halloween candy, costumes and decorations are now 20% off!

CONTACT: Joynes Ben Franklin
PHONE: 218-387-2233
DATE: 10/28/2016 07:05am

1stand2nd Thrift Store: An abundance of new born and infant clothing and more

If you are expecting and or a new grandma you will not be disappointed with the clothing items that have been stocked.  Also all Halloween costumes are $1. and other Halloween items are $1 too.  Have you checked our $1 rack lately?  Many bargins.  The volunteers have all been busy restocking!  We open M-Sat 10-4 and on Wed til 5.  Remember all proceeds are returned to the non-profits in Cook County!

CONTACT: lois m johnson
PHONE: 387-1826
DATE: 10/28/2016 06:58am

Holiday Classes at the Art Colony

Holiday Classes at the Art Colony

Take a class and take care of your holiday shopping all at once! Space is limited; contact the Art Colony to register today: 218-387-2737. Click on each class title below to get to the full description.

Glass Beads with Gretchen Lisdahl

Holiday Cards with Kelly Dupre

Holiday Ornaments with Nancy Seaton

Painting on Functional Glass with Anna Hess

Print by Kelly Dupre

CONTACT: Grand Marais Art Colony
PHONE: 2183872737
DATE: 10/26/2016 09:28am

Gunflint Mercantile will be closed Thursday, Oct 27th

Gunflint Mercantile will be closed Thursday, October 27th

We will be open at 10am on Friday, October 28th


CONTACT: Gunflint Mercantile
PHONE: 387-9228
DATE: 10/26/2016 08:39am

26th Bluegrass Masters - Guitar Wknd. with Jim Hurst

The North Shore Music Association's BLUEGRASS MASTERS WEEKEND marks our 26th year of this dynamic wall-to-wall bluegrass event. Whether you're a student in Nashville musician JIM HURST's guitar workshops, you join jam sessions around the lodge with other musicians, or you attend Sat. night's concert with the stellar JIM HURST TRIO, you're sure to have a great time.

Below are the basic details. For full event details, including guitar workshop topics and times, please go to


LUTSEN RESORT - 5700 W. Hwy. 61, Lutsen, MN

Featured Instrument: GUITAR    

Featured Instructor: JIM HURST

TICKETS for Saturday Workshops: $7/each, $30/full day. Register at event only. No participant limit. All levels welcome, beginner through advanced.

TICKETS for Saturday Concert with the Jim Hurst Trio, 8 PM: $20 adults, $10 youth (18 & under). Tickets for sale at event only, in Lutsen Resort lobby all day Fri. & Sat., and at ballroom door starting 7 PM Sat.

CONTACT: North Shore Music Association
PHONE: 218-387-1272
DATE: 10/26/2016 08:12am

Feeling Hungry?

If you're feeling generous, thirsty or both on Halloween then head to Voyageur with some non-perishable items and receive a token for a free 9 ounce pour. We're collecting items with the Cook County High School Honor Society for their annual Trick or Can. They will still be going to houses in Grand Marais but if you're not home feel free to bring items to the brewery between 5-8pm and we'll get them to the Cook County Food Shelf.

CONTACT: sue prom
PHONE: 2183882224
DATE: 10/25/2016 07:22pm

Halloween Free Family Event at the YMCA Monday

Halloween Tricks & Treats Event at the YMCA

Come to the YMCA this Monday, October 31st for our free family friendly event.  Try out your skills at fun games for prizes, enjoy music and snacks.  All ages are welcome at this spooktacular event.

  • Many games: ring toss, bowling, bean bag toss, spider hop, and more!
  • Prizes and activities for even the littlest people 
  • Guessing game drawings
  • Selfie photo booth - a great way to remember the night!
  • Costume Parade and Contest at 6:00pm - Dress in your best and compete for the prize.
  • Music and snacks to keep you moving

Insterested in volunteering? We need your help to make this a memorable event. Bring your skills to set-up and run activities. It's a great way to get involved in the spirit of the holiday. Call the Y to sign-up. 


The YMCA: Where we are for Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility.

Cook County community YMCA 218-387-3386

DATE: 10/25/2016 11:40am

Make-a-Bowl in the Glass Studio

Tonight and tomorrow night community members have a chance to Make-a-Bowl for Empty Bowls in the Glass Studio. There is still limited space left to participate and contribute to alleviating hunger needs in our community!

Make-a-Bowl: Glass Studio

Tuesday, Oct 24 or Wednesday, Oct 25 | 6:30 - 7:30 pm

Call to register today: 218-387-2737

Paint-a-bowl | Saturday, October 29 | 10 am - 2 pm

Learn to paint majolica glaze onto clay bowls for Empty Bowls.

Call us to register in advance or drop-in and join the fun!

CONTACT: Grand Marais Art Colony
PHONE: 2183872737
DATE: 10/25/2016 10:30am

Halloween Treats at Gunflint Mercantile!

Stop in Gunflint Mercantile and check out our yummy (and spooky!!) homemade Halloween treats!!!

Chocolate covered oreos, truffles, candy, pretzel sticks....

Open 10-5pm

CONTACT: Gunflint Mercantile
PHONE: 387-9228
DATE: 10/24/2016 04:57pm

LUNAFEST and VPC's 30th Anniversary Celebration

Join us for a night of music, fun, and films on Saturday, November 5th! The night kicks off with the Violence Prevention Center's 30th Anniversary celebration at 6:30pm with a special music hour featuring "Lake Effect". Lunafest showtime follows at 7:30pm. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students (under 18).Tickets are available at the door or online at:

This season’s program of nine selected films will compel discussion, make you laugh, tug at your heartstrings and motivate you to make a difference in your community. Incredibly diverse in style and content, LUNAFEST is united by a common thread of exceptional storytelling - by, for and about women.

The total run time of this season's program is just under 90 minutes.
Please Note: Films are not formally rated, however, some content is not appropriate for children. We recommend that viewers be high school age or older.

Please contact us at (218) 387-1262 or for more information!

CONTACT: Violence Prevention Center
PHONE: 2183871262
DATE: 10/24/2016 09:35am

Volunteer Advocate Informational Session

Informational session about becoming an Advocate on November 3rd at 4:30pm

Meet at the Violence Prevention Center at 21 W. 2nd St. Grand Marais, MN

Join us at the Violence Prevention Center on November 3rd for an informaional session about our upcoming volunteer advocate training. The training will run for 40 hours, over the course of four weeks. This first session is a chance to ask questions, gather informaion, meet the VPC team, and find out if becoming an advocate is for you! No experience is necessary, just DOWNLOAD our volunteer application from our website at under the "get involved" tab, or stop by the office to get a hard copy. 

Please contact us for more info at (218) 387-1262 or at

CONTACT: Violence Prevention Center
PHONE: 2183871262
DATE: 10/24/2016 09:23am

North Shore Health- Winters Approaching

Winter is quickly approaching in Cook County, which also means the end of the year is as well.  Don’t forget to have your Lab and X-ray tests done or get your therapy appointments scheduled before the end of the year at North Shore Health.  This is especially important for those patients whose health insurance benefits may change after the end of the year or those traveling south for the winter.   Call 387-3040 if you have questions.

CONTACT: Michele Silence
PHONE: 218-387-3040
DATE: 10/24/2016 09:04am

World Series Party @ The Raven's Nest

This Tuesday at 6 p.m., let's celebrate the Cubs' first trip to the World Series in 71 years and root on the Chicago Cubs to victory on the Gun Flint Tavern's Raven's Nest Rooftop Bar.

We will have Chicago Dogs, Old Style Beer and Cracker Jacks!

Go Cubbies!

CONTACT: gun Flint Tavern on the lake
PHONE: 218-387-1563
DATE: 10/23/2016 05:13pm

Joynes - Attention Hunters! Real Avid-Viscera 3 in 1 Field Dressing Tool. Our price $19.99! MSRP $39.99. We have blaze orange!


Manufacturer's description:

-The modified drop point, 440 stainless blade has the heft and edge to handle everything from white tails to moose hide
-Ergonomic rubberized handle provides a sure grip through slippery cutting
-For heavy work, press the knob at blade's base to unlock the rotating blade, swing out the bone-ripper saw and gut-hook, and lock it into place
-The saw cuts through ribs and pelvis bones like butter
-The oversized gut hook is made to cut through thick, fatty winter hides without snagging or puncturing the entrails

CONTACT: Joynes Ben Franklin
PHONE: 218-387-2233
DATE: 10/23/2016 09:06am