We stopped at Smokey’s Place for dinner two nights in a row because we were in the vicinity, even though we drove nearly 20 miles to get there.
Out There is a monthly segment from WTIP volunteer and commentator Shelby Gonzalez.
Lake Superior diver Mark Wick tells stories of steamship America, which sank off Isle Royale nearly 100 years ago-
Matthew Brown visited with diver Mark Wick Oct. 26 about the steamship America. His third cousin was first mate on the ship when it sank off Isle Royale after hitting a submerged reef; everyone aboard was saved. The wreck is a popular dive site today, as it is in fairly protected water, and the bow is just a few feet from the surface. Mark speaks at this year's Gales of November conference in Duluth, Nov. 2 & 3.
Not so long ago, northern Minnesota forests offered endless room to roam.
Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Minnesota Starwatch column.
In the world of television hunting shows, the hero always gets his deer. Most often we see footage of the mighty stag prancing around near the hunter’s stand like a cow in a pasture.