Forum: Completing your health care directive, November 25

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 2:04pm

The North Shore Health Care Foundation hosts a Community Open Forum Tuesday afternoon, November 25th, designed to help people get going on their health care directives.  North Shore Morning host Sherrie Lindskog spoke with Jerry Lilja and Katie Anderson, board members of the North Shore Health Care Foundation.
Honoring Choices:         
Completing your health care directive
A community open forum
Tuesday, November 25, 2014  –   4:00 to 6:00 pm                                                                                                               
Sawtooth Mountain Clinic (classroom lower level)
A program of the North Shore Health Care Foundation designed to help you get started on your Health Care Directive.     
This is a repeat of our June 2014 event.
Beginning with…   a panel presentation featuring medical, legal, family and spiritual resource people from our community    
Followed by…  questions and discussion time with the panel. 
The panelists will be:                                                                                                         
Hilja Iverson - Social Worker, North Shore Hospital and Care Center                                                                                        
Jeanette Lindgren - Clinical Care Coordinator, Care Partners                                       
Milan Schmidt - Physician, Sawtooth Mountain Clinic                                    
Ruthanne Vos  - Attorney, Mathison Law Office                                                         
Seamus Walsh - Priest, St. John’s Catholic Church
After the program…  panelists will be available for conversation with attendees for additional information and assistance.  
More information from the Foundation at 387-9076.


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Equipment Rentals

The following pieces of equipment are available for rent with or without operator:

Bucket Truck
Gradall (40ft reach fork lift)
Wood Splitter
Small Backhoe Tractor

Delivery available.  Rates negotiable.  Call Dale at 663-7566

CONTACT: Dale Jackson
PHONE: 218-663-7566
DATE: 11/21/2014 01:59pm

2004 nissan pathfinder

Car headed to dealer on the 26th, but available locally now.  2004 4x4 Pathfinder-everything works, CD skips some-otherwise it all works.  AC, 4x4, etc.   206,000 miles  one owner and replacing with a Pathfinder.   Call cell to see.  $2500.  Good cabin car to leave at the cabin.  218-370-8940   SOLD  

CONTACT: Judy Motschenbacher
DATE: 11/21/2014 01:32pm

Light Up a Life

Celebrate the life of a loved one and support end of life care with Care Partners' 6th Annual “Light up a Life" event. Each donation lights one bulb in memory of one person on our memory tree.  This year, our tree is located downtown, next to Drury Lane Books. Lights will be lit as donations come in. Donation forms are available at area churches, businesses and on the web at  

The Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held at East Bay Suites in their Stone Throw Room on Thursday, December 4th at 6 pm.  Pastor Beth Benson will assist with a short ceremony of reflection and connection. Music will be provided by Yvonne Mills. The event is sponored by Care Partners to support end of life services in Cook County.


CONTACT: Kay Grindland
PHONE: 387-3788
DATE: 11/21/2014 01:09pm

Fresh Turkeys Available at the Co-op

Stop by the Cook County Whole Foods Co-op to pick up your Fresh Free Range Ferndale Market Turkey for Thanksgiving. Sizes range from 16-18 pounds. $1.99/lb. Raised without the use of antibiotics or artificial growth promotants.

The Co-op is located one block down from the stoplight on the East Bay in Grand Marais.

We're open

Monday-Saturday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Sundays 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Closed on Thanksgiving Day

CONTACT: Co-op Staff
PHONE: 218-387-2503
DATE: 11/21/2014 11:55am

Lovely Lutefisk

Lutefisk for sale in sealed packages of 2-21/2 lbs at $6 per lb from Olson Fish Co.  Call church and leave your name, number and  order.  663-7925

CONTACT: Zoar Lutheran Church
PHONE: 663-7925
DATE: 11/21/2014 11:18am