The Grand Marais Recreation Park is usually a busy place in summer.-- this month even more than ever. The reason is the government shutdown that has closed all of Minnesota’s state parks.
The Cook County Highway Department announced this morning that reconstruction on the section of County State Aid Hwy 8 from one half-mile south of CSAH 18 to the Airport Road began today.
WTIP's community garden is in the midst of its third growing season, with a total of eight community members tending plots this year. The season was officially kicked off in mid-June as rain bar
It could be a warm and humid weekend for the Grand Marais Arts Festival. That kind of weather can often bring thunderstorms.
The state government shut down on Friday, July 1. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with District 6-A Rep.
Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.
Even though the state parks are closed during the state government shutdown there are plenty of places to camp in Cook County.