Arts & Culture
Once again we have a dramatic example of the many micro-climates in Cook County and specifically the West End.
Mushers and dog teams will be cloaked in pink on the Gunflint Trail next month in a race to raise money for cancer.
The winners of the 12th annual PBS-8 High School Essay Contest have been announced and Cook County High School Junior Will Brandenburg took first place.
On this edition of the Gunflint Notebook, Steve pays tribute to his slippers.
The Legacy of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church is the second segment in an ongoing series called Walking the Old Road: The Story of Chippewa City and the Grand Marais Chippewa. Built before the turn of the century, the St. Francis Xavier Church has played an important part in the lives of the Ojibwe people who once lived in Grand Marais and Chippewa City, including the family of modern artist George Morrison, whose grandfather was a caretaker of the church.
All about clouds -- Travis Novitsky's photo, left, and the band Cloud Cult, which plays at Papa Charlie's on Saturday. Click to hear more.
The Cook County/Silver Bay Girls Alpine ski team won the Section 7 meet at Giants Ridge on Tuesday Feb. 2.
Nathan Schroeder of Chisholm was the first to cross the finish line of the 27th John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon just after 10 a.m. on Wednesday.
The recent Beargrease Marathon revived some memories of the early days of the event that became the Beargrease of today. Early on, the race was nothing like it is today.