John Vaillant, best-selling author of "The Tiger" and "The Golden Spruce," has turned to fiction with his debut novel about a young man trapped during a border crossing from Mexico to the U.S. Buck spoke with him Mar. 6 about the book and its amazing, chilling story. You can learn more about John and his work here.
A public hearing was held at Cook County Courthouse yesterday in the ongoing case between the Lake View Natural Dairy of Grand Marais and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture. Lake View owner
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Enrollments open house is this Friday morning at Great Expectations. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with administrator Peter James and Kindergarten teacher Sue Butter.
The Cook County Schools ISD166 Education Foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides grants for Cook County Schools students to experience unique outings or undertake special projects.
They’re our heaviest and probably most agile owl, but they usually show up here when the winter hunting gets hard in the far north.
We've all heard that we shouldn't shop for groceries when we're hungry because we'll buy more than we need. But now it looks like hunger might affect our purchases of non-food items, too. Dr. Alison Jing Xu, assistant professor of marketing at the Carlson School of Management, has been studying this phenomenon. She talked with Ann Possis March 6 about her research and its implications for both consumers and businesses. You can learn more about behavioral science at www.sciencedaily.com or www.psychologicalscience.org.
Grand Marais is the winner of Budget Travel's 10th annual America's Coolest Small Town contest! Ann Possis chatted with Robert Firpo-Cappiello, editor-in-chief of the magazine, on March 6 to learn more about the contest and what it means for winning towns.
There is relatively little known about mercury levels in wild birds of prey, and there will be an opportunity to learn more at this weekend’s presentation at Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center in Schr
Chapter 4: Eyes in the Darkness
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