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The Gooneybirds play at Papa Charlie's Friday and Saturday nights this weekend. They paid a visit to the Roadhouse on Friday night to talk about the band and play some songs.
Jean “Rudy” Perrault is a professor of music at the University of Minnesota Duluth. He is also a native of Haiti and still has family there.
The body of a 19-year-old Cook County graduate who recently left the North Shore and moved in with his older brother in Colorado ski country has been found.
A 19-year-old Cook County graduate who recently left the North Shore and moved in with his older brother in Colorado ski country is missing.
Bob and Buck spoke Jan. 8 with Tom Pink of LSSU on their 2010 Banished Words list. Can you guess any? Learn more. Listen to the interview.
Jazz pianist Chris Gillis is in town, playing at Papa Charlie's on Friday and Saturday with the Gooneybirds, the Sivertones at the Gunflint Tavern on Sunday .Listen to him and the rest of the Go
By Stephan Hoglund: This picture was taken of an ice candle outside my house.
The Cook County Grand Marais Joint Economic Authority, or EDA, continues to face cash flow problems. Payment of most bills is on hold right now, and no substantial income to pay operating exp
Tom Bettenhausen lives half way up the Gunflint Trail and he’s been hooked on Citizens Band Radio since his teens. Now he’s using his hobby to help out in emergencies.
The United States currently imports upwards of 80 percent of its palladium/platinum, over 80 percent of its cobalt, 60 percent of its nickel and 40 percent of its copper.
The Birch Grove Center at Birch Grove School offers lots of events to the West End community. A great one is skating at night under the lights on the Birch Grove rink.
Life along the upper Trail remains seasonal in one aspect and puny in another. The past week found the region again hunkered down amidst its usual sub-zero character.