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.
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.
Burning trash at home is a serious threat to public health and the environment. It has been illegal in Minnesota since 1969, but is still a common practice in rural areas.
U.S. Senator Klobuchar will travel throughout Minnesota the week of January 11 to highlight the job creation potential of energy efficiency and homegrown energy, especially with small businesses.
A new year and new decade is upon us. As Cook County businesses and institutions emerge from 2009, they face both major challenges and opportunities.
The week of Jan. 10 – 16 is Snowmobile Safety Week, and a snowmobile death in Carlton County Saturday prompts several reminders about sled safety from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released a report on the condition of the nation’s lakes, ponds, and reservoirs. The National Lakes Assessment (NLA) is the first ever base
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