Gene's Foods Family Game night drawing is back...

Gene's Foods family game night drawing is back....
We are again sponsoring a 2 week family game night drawing. We have 4 different age catagories with games like 7 wonders, gravity maze, family tension, kids on stage to name a few, 2 winners per age catagory. Drawing will be held 2/25 and 3/4 (you will need to reenter for the second weeks drawing I do not carry over entries).
Stop in today & enter!

CONTACT: Gene's Foods
PHONE: 387-1212
DATE: 02/22/2017 12:00pm

WTB: coffee pot warmer

Hi, folks.  I'm looking for one of those things you see in restaurants that the coffee pot lives on/stays warm on.  They're usually Bunn brand and are pretty simplistic.. on/off and that's it.  I don't want a brewer.. just a warmer.  Thanks.


CONTACT: Adam Dettman
PHONE: 218-387-2828
DATE: 02/22/2017 11:56am

Looking for phone number

Looking for phone number for Bob Pranis, I believe he lives on pike lake road. Please contact if you know him. Thank You

PHONE: 387-2436
DATE: 02/22/2017 11:32am

Compressor for sale

Hiya!  2 gallon/100 max PSI Campbell Hausfeld compressor with brad nailer for sale.  Basically brand new, in box.. with hose.  $30

Please call 387-2828.

CONTACT: Adam Dettman
PHONE: 218-387-2828
DATE: 02/22/2017 11:08am

Winter Boots ON SALE NOW!





PHONE: 218-387-2020
DATE: 02/22/2017 11:00am

Trail Center Lodge

Italian Pub Menu~All you can eat Snow Crab

Specials start at 5 pm


Open 8 am 9 pm


Have a great day!

Blue Water Cafe Hrs 7am to 7pm

Fish Fry

All you can eat fish fry $10.95, served with Fries.

Dilled Herring Smorrebrod Sandwich with choice of side




Blue Water Cafe open 7am - 2pm

$1 Pancakes

For Breakfast:  Serving all day Dollar Pancakes.

For Lunch:  Swedish Meatballs, Mashed Potato, Veggie, Soup or Salad

Hygge Menu available


Blue Water Cafe open 7am - 2pm

Our #1 Breakfast w/ Sirloin Steak

For Breakfast: Two Eggs, Hashbrowns, 6oz Shoulder Steak, Toast or Pancakes.

For Lunch: Philly Steak Sandwich with Fries or Coleslaw.

Hygge Menu:  Beligan Waffle.   Try one of the Smorrebrod Sandwiches


North Shore Health - Clinical Nurse Manager

North Shore Health has a Clinical Nurse Manager Position open.

The position is full-time, Monday-Friday and as needed. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing, BLS and ACLS certification required, MN RN licensure prior to start, 3 years relative experience required. Bachelor’s degree preferred. This is a non-union position.

The Clinical Nurse Manager, under the direction of the Director of Nursing, proactively coordinates patient care activities and ensures the nursing process is carried out on all shifts (24/7) by demonstrating professional and clinical leadership. Plans, organizes and administers nursing services function, including unit personnel education.  Collaborates with unit staff and Nursing Management in the development and implementation of unit goals, unit financial performance, patient safety and performance improvement activities.

Please complete the application and application inserts and send them in.


CONTACT: Michele Starkey
PHONE: 218-387-3040
DATE: 02/21/2017 04:42pm

Winter greenhouse brings organic produce to North Shore region year-round

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 3:38pm

A new greenhouse near Finland will allow local residents to grow organic produce year round. WTIP's Joe Friedrichs finds out more in this feature. 



The Cook County Historical Society is currently seeking oral histories, objects, correspondence, photographs, and uniforms from all historic military eras through the present. Themes of interest include stories from/about Cook County servicemen and women, military families “on the homefront,” life in Cook County during wartime, and civilian programs such as the Red Cross or Skywatch program. 

CCHS is currently researching and planning a new military history exhibit, scheduled to open early summer 2017.

If you have donations or questions, please contact the museum by calling 387-2883 or emailing We request you get in touch by March 30, 2017.

CONTACT: Cook County Historical Society
PHONE: 387-2883
DATE: 02/21/2017 02:58pm

Part-Time Cashier

Are you detail oriented, friendly, and a team player?  Do you have an interest in healthcare, enjoy working with the public, and like a fast paced work environment?  If so, you might be just the person  to join our team!  We are looking for a part time cashier - approximately 20 hours per week; this could flex with summer hours.  Although we are not actively looking to train a new technician, if you have experience or former training we would welcome talking with you.    Please call 218-387-1133 and ask for Corey or Mandy.


CONTACT: Corey or Mandy
PHONE: 218-387-1133
DATE: 02/21/2017 02:34pm

Housekeeping Supervisor

East Bay Suites in Grand Marias, MN is currently hiring for a Full Time Housekeeping Supervisor. We are looking for someone awesome to join our fun team! The person we are seeking would be highly motivated and enjoys a fast paced resort setting. 

Our ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, fun, and self-motivated. This is a full time position (32-40 hours per week). We are looking for someone with a flexible schedule who is able to work weekends. Pay Range is reflective of experience level and ability.

Our Ideal Candidate will:

Uphold Odyssey Values:

o   Fun

o   Be a Steward

o   Act with Integrity

o   Cultivate Relationships

o   Create Memorable Experiences

- Obtains list of units and spaces that need to be cleaned, organizing priorities as appropriate.
- Perform quality cleaning of rooms, units and common areas within set time limits and goals.
- Detail Oriented
- Ability to multitask.
- Uses time efficiently
- Self-motivated and ability to work independently and in a team.


Please apply online at or for further questions please contact Izabella Sheehan at

Odyssey Development is an equal opportunity employer committed to a policy of nondiscrimination with respect to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, and any other class protected by federal, state, or local law, including, but not limited to, medical condition, disability, marital status, age, sexual orientation, or pregnancy.


CONTACT: Izabella Sheehan
PHONE: 2183872800
DATE: 02/21/2017 02:10pm

Target Marketing Workshop Entfund

Target Marketing Workshop

Jerritt Johnston, True North Consultants

Date | Time: Thursday, March 2, 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Location:  Cook County Higher Ed, Grand Marais, MN

How well do you know your audience? How are you doing at connecting with them online? Understanding who our customers are and where best to reach them is essential for maximizing your business potential. This interactive workshop will walk you through some basic steps to be sure you are dialed into who your audience is and what online resources are best for you. We'll also cover recent trends in social media and changes to platforms that impact online business marketing. As a bonus, you'll learn 5 Important Lessons for Small Business Social Media Management.

Workshop attendees will learn to:

Target customers that are most likely to use their goods and services
Assess how their businesses are currently connecting to customers on-line
Decide which platforms and tools are best for their businesses
Adjust to current changes in social media platforms
Create a plan to increase online interaction and conversion of customers


Jerritt Johnston is the owner of True North Consultants, a leadership development and organizational consulting business. He holds a Master’s Degree in Education and has spent his professional career training adults and youth. He has held leadership positions in for-profit and non-profit organizations and he brings that unique experience to his training. He lives in Ely with his family and loves to be in the woods, no matter the season.

PROGRAM FORMAT | 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

8:30 – 8:45                  Networking and Introductions

CONTACT: Cook County Higher Education
PHONE: 2183873411
DATE: 02/21/2017 01:46pm