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About Boreal

Welcome to Boreal Community Media.

Boreal Community Media is a 501C non-profit corporation designed to provide local news, information about community activities and connections to residents and visitors of Cook County and the Arrowhead Region of Northern Minnesota through our website:  On our website we also offer a business directory, free classified advertising and a regional events calendar to keep our communities connected and engaged.

We serve Grand Marais, Gunflint Trail, Hovland, Grand Portage, Lutsen, Sawbill Trail, Schroeder, Tofte and the greater Arrowhead region.

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Sponsorships & Donations
As a non-profit organization, we depend on sponsorship support from local businesses and organizations, public and private grants, and private donations.  All financial underwriting to Boreal Community Media is tax-deductible.  Our sponsors in turn can choose a variety of methods ranging from business listings to advertising sponsor messages to communicate with their audiences.  We have a number of different sponsorship packages to fit the needs of any business or organization.  For sponsorship information or to learn about private donations, and what they can accomplish, contact

Or if you would like to make a donation directly to Boreal Community Media, follow this link to our page on the GiveMN website.

Other Services
We also provide internet and digital marketing tools and services, website design and hosting, and other technical services.  For more information, contact us at

Board Of Directors

Boreal Community Media is run by a volunteer board of directors.  Our current Board of Directors members are:
  • Jeff Latz, Chairman - Lutsen, MN
  • Kelsey Rogers-Kennedy - Grand Marais, MN
  • Eric Block - Hovland MN
If you would like more information or are interested in joining Boreal Community Media
as a board member, or if you have any comments, questions, or suggestions please contact us at

Contact Information:

We can be reached at:

Boreal Community Media

Box 1269

300 3rd Street - Cook County Higher Education Building

Grand Marais, MN 55604

218-387-9471    Voice
218-387-1306    Fax  Email

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