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Cook County to Hold Armed Intruder Training Sessions - temporary courthouse closure

Sep 14, 2022 08:40AM ● By Content Editor
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From Cook County Public Offices - September 14, 2022

Grand Marais, MN — Cook County will hold Armed Intruder/Active Shooter Training for all county employees on September 21 and 22, 2022. The training will include classroom sessions and an actual drill/simulation in the Cook County Courthouse. The drill/simulation will be held on September 22 at 3:00 p.m., therefore the courthouse will close at this time and all entrances will be signed to notify the public of the training. For more information, please contact Mike Keyport at Cook County Emergency Management: 218-387-3059, or [email protected].

About Cook County, MN

Cook County encompasses the sovereign nation of the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa; the City of Grand Marais; the Townships of Lutsen, Tofte and Schroeder; and unincorporated areas in the easternmost part of Minnesota’s North Shore. Cook County Government values transparency and strives to deliver superior services and programs in a fiscally responsible way. We value the dignity of all County residents and seek to create a community that provides opportunity for all. Many of our offices are in the Cook County Courthouse at 411 W 2nd St, Grand Marais 55604. Other departments and facilities, such as the Airport, Community Center, Highway and Sheriff are located nearby. Call 218-387-3000 or visit:

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