The Blue Moose Tree, Shrub and Perennial Sale

Today, Friday, Saturday and Sunday only.  35% all trees, shrubs and perennials.  Hurry in for the best selection.  1301 Hwy 61 W.

CONTACT: Bill Doucette
PHONE: 387-9303
DATE: 07/31/2014 11:13am

Free cptr. monitor L7ON

Free Hundai L7ON flat monitor.

Located in Lutsen.  I upgraded to a laptop.


CONTACT: Nancy Hansen
PHONE: 218*663*7119
DATE: 07/31/2014 10:42am

Old Fashioned Horseshoe Tournament at Naniboujou Lodge & Restaurant

Fisherman's Picnic fun outside of town!

Join us for an Old Fashioned Horseshoe Tournament - Friday, August 1st at 10:30AM in the courtyard outside Naniboujou Lodge & Restaurant.

No Entrance Fee - Prizes awarded for top 3 finishers!

Questions?  Please call 218.387.2688

CONTACT: Naniboujou Lodge & Restaurant
PHONE: 218.387.2688
DATE: 07/31/2014 09:57am

Truck/Trailer Urgently Needed!

We urgently need a flat-bed trailer and something to pull it for this Sunday's (August 3) Fisherman's Picnic parade!  Help!

CONTACT: John Mianowski
PHONE: 370-9216
DATE: 07/31/2014 09:57am

Cook County Seasonal Temporary Employment


 CUSTODIAN:     Provides help to Maintenance Director at Courthouse.  Cleans and maintains county buildings and grounds and maintains county automobiles. Experience and skill in operation and maintenance of ordinary custodial equipment.  Possession of valid Minnesota Driver's License. The salary is $12.00 per hour at 24 hours per week for approximately 10 weeks.                                                          

 APPLICATION PROCESS:  Applicants must contact  Maintenance Director Brian Silence, 411 West Second Street, Grand Marais, MN 55604;  (218) 387-3679; or by emailing  Position will remain open until filled.        


    Cook County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

CONTACT: Julie Berglund
PHONE: 218-387-3602
DATE: 07/31/2014 09:54am

Celebration of Life & Obituary

Person's Name: 
Jack "Captain" C. Halverson

Jack "Captain" C. Halverson, 75, passed away peacefully at the North Shore Care Center with his family at his side on Sunday, July 6, 2014.

Jack was born August 23, 1938 on Hungry Jack Lake in Grand Marais to Marjorie and Walter "Jeff" Halverson.   He attended school in Grand Marais.  Married Caroline Joyce Antoniak (Grist) of Grand marais in August 1987.

Jack served in the United States Navy from November 17, 1955 to May 25, 1959 at the U.S. Naval Receiving Station in San Diego, California.  He worked at the Grain Belt Brewery in Minneapolis for 15 years and moved back to Grand Marais in the fall of 1977.  He worked various contruction and cleaning jobs throughout the county and was a money courier for Grand Portage for many years.

He enjoyed anything that involved the outdoors; was an avid hunter, fisherman and snowmobiler.  He enjoyed playing card and dice games with friends and family; was well known to lend a helping hand to those who needed it and always had a "good" joke or two to tell you.

He was preceeded in death by this parents, wife Caroline and brother-in-law Richard "Dickie" Larson.

Jack is survived by his sister Kay (Dickie) Larson of Green Bay Wisconsin, brother Fred (Marilyn) Halverson of St. Paul, son John Antoniak of Norfolk Virginia, daughter Cheryl (Ed) Walimaa of Grand Marais, son Dean Antoniak of Tepic Mexico; granchildren Paul Samuelson and Sara Antoniak; as well as many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held at American Legion Post 413 in Grand Marais on Monday, August 4 from 3-6pm.

The family asks that  memorials be made in rememberance of Jack to American Legion Post 413 or the Cook County Care Center Activities Department.