Cascade Restaurant & Pub HIRING Cooks and Servers!

We have an opening for a full time, year round chef/cook. Although we will train you to work morning and evening shifts, we are primarily hiring for a morning cook. This position requires an individual who has cooking experience.   You must be able and willing to follow menu specs, make homemade soups and dishes from scratch.  You must be able to handle preparation for serving large parties, and assist in food orders when needed. Excellent references required.  

We also have an opening for servers.  This position would involve primarily working morning to early afternoon shifts, but the willingness to pick up an occasional night shift would be beneficial.  Previous serving experience preferred, but not required.  You must be able to multi-task, be extremely good with people, and able to work at least some weekends.  Excellent references required.

Cascade Lodge offers excellent benefits including paid vacation, a company matching IRA, a health plan, generous restaurant and resort discounts and a free daily lunch!  Pay dependent on experience. 

Wer are open year round.

Contact Maureen or Michael O'Phelan at 218-387-1112 or stop by for an application at Cascade Lodge, 3719 West Highway 61, Lutsen, MN 55612

CONTACT: Maureen O'Phelan
PHONE: 2183871112
DATE: 07/29/2014 01:51pm

Weil-McLain Boiler

Weil-McLain WGO-2 Gold 75,000 BTU Fuel Oil Boiler - $250 (includes 260 gallon tank, if wanted)

This boiler worked fine to heat our 2200 sq.ft. home from March, 2003 until December, 2013. We replaced it this last winter to convert to gas. Rated at 86% efficient, this includes a Beckett burner and a unique hinged combustion chamber for easy cleaning and maintenance. Still has a long life ahead of it.

CONTACT: Charlie Butter
PHONE: 218-370-1030
DATE: 07/29/2014 01:38pm

Songwriter Series features Top-Notch Midwest Musicians

On Monday evenings in August in September, Papa Charlie's transforms into a listening room showcasing the Midwest's top songwriters in a theater-like setting. The intimate room and great sound gives the audience an opportunity to immerse into the stories and craft of the song.

Please Note: In an effort to create the listening room environment, we ask all guests in the main room to limit conversation during the performance. Guests looking for casual dining and conversation may be seated in the adjoining Mountain View Grill.

It’s free every Monday night at 8:30 PM

The full line up is available here

August 4 - Dessa
August 11 - Ben Kyle
August 18 - Eric Koskinen
August 25 - The Sudden Lovlies
September 8 - TBA
September 15 - Communist Daughter
September 22 - Charlie Parr
September 29 - Batterboy

CONTACT: Melissa Dressely
PHONE: 218-406-1320
DATE: 07/29/2014 12:50pm

Kids invited to check out WORMS at Minnow Camp

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 12:45pm

Minnow Camp is back the Friday of Fisherman’s Picnic and all boys and girls, ages 5 – 12 years old are invited. This year the theme is Worms!

Minnow Camp will be Friday, August 1, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Minnow Camp is hosted by Cook County Girl Scouts and they will be joined by Angelique Edgerton of the Cook County Invasives Team who will lead a nature hike. Marte Kitson of Minnesota Sea Grant will also entertain kids with an interesting show-and-tell of aquatic species and information about Lake Superior.

Preregistration is not necessary, but organizer Laura LaFavor said it would be helpful for planning She wants to make sure there are enough gummy worms! To register, call Laura at (218) 370-1245. Registration for walk-ins is at 8:30 a.m.

Bring a packed lunch and outdoor weather appropriate clothing. The cost is $15 per child, $20 per family.

LaFavor added thanks to the Grand Marais Lions Club, which underwrites the program. And she said, “Come enjoy a day of fun with a variety of activities and hands on activities!

Cook County Whole Foods Co-op

Good Eats @ the Co-op

COOK COUNTY WHOLE FOODS CO-OP (218)-387-2503 Monday – Saturday 8-8 and Sunday 9-7


   Tuesday’s Soups

Garden Medley

Creamy Wild Rice

Sausage Lentil


    Tuesday’s Sandwiches

Turkey & Cheddar Sandwiches

Athena’s Greek Veggie

Egg Salad Croissants

Chipotle Turkey Wraps

Ham & Brie with Honey Dijon


Tuesday’s Grab n Go’s

* NEW* Thai Cucumber Salad

*NEW* Co-op Greek Salad

*NEW* Black Bean & Mango Salad

*NEW* Honey Mustard Potato Salad

Curried Chick Pea Salad

Lemon & Spinach Quinoa Salad

Garden Salads

Garlic Lovers Pasta

Peanut Noodle Salad

Turkey Broccoli Bacon Salad

Tuna Salad

Legendary Egg Salad

Curried Tofu Salad

Hummus; Plain Tahini & Garlic or Roasted Red Pepper

Fresh Salsa, Roasted Salsa and Guacamole




We always have a variety of freshly made items in our Grab ‘n Go Deli Cooler; HOT Coffee and FRESH Juices; FRESH Baked Goods; LOLA’S baked goods, including cakes & scones; Fresh produce; Bulk Snacks, Trail mixes and Chocolate Treats! BELLY UP!




Charter School Teacher

Oshki Ogimaag Charter School in Grand Portage has an Opening for Special Education Teacher- Must have MN Special Ed Teaching license; OR MN Teaching license AND be able and willing to get a Special Ed variance.

Salary and benefits are negotiable and will depend on experience.

If interested please send resume and 3 letters of reference to

Have Questions?  please call Anna Deschampe or Carmen Keyport 475-2112

CONTACT: Carmen Keyport
PHONE: 218-475-2112
DATE: 07/29/2014 12:12pm