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Local fish report for Friday, October 4

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, the stream trout and laker season is over, which leaves the big three until ice-up.

Cook County Higher Education

West End News: October 3

I am a huge fan of Cook County Higher Education.

Park Manager Dave Tersteeg

Park Board discusses pool closing

Things are winding down at the Grand Marais Rec Park, but some big changes lie in store for the municipal swimming pool.


Local songwriter Rick Skoog visits The Roadhouse

Rick Skoog, who lives in Cook County and drives a snowplow for MNDOT, has another talent you may not be aware of: songwriting. He stopped in to Studio A Sept. 27 to talk with Buck and Dave Seaton about his songwriting career, living and working in Nashville, and lots more. You'll hear two songs he co-wrote in this interview.


Chicago-based The Bricklayers mask theatre performs, conducts workshops in Grand Portage

The Bricklayers (Matt Trucano, founding artistic director; Kyle Cadotte, co-founding artistic director, and Jonathan Greene, international theater artist) joined Dave Seaton in Studio A Sept. 27. Conversation ranged from what mask theatre is to why theater and improv are important, and more. They performed Sept. 28 in Grand Portage, and are conducting workshops for students at Oshki Ogimaag Charter School the week of Sept. 30.

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Community change expert Rich Harwood on moving forward after tragedy

In the wake of the Navy Yard shootings in Washington, D.C., Buck spoke Sept. 27 with Rich Harwood, founder and president of the D.C.-based Harwood Institute for Public Innovation, and a nationally recognized expert in the fields of community change and crisis. Rich talked about what happens to communities in the aftermath of a crisis, and ways to start and help the healing process.

Paula Sundet Wolf

Scholarships available from Higher Education

There are three scholarships available for students who want to work on advance schooling.


Wildersmith on the Gunflint: September 27th

            There have been big changes in the scenery since we last met along the Trail.

Owl sculpture - Dan and Lee Ross.

Crossing Borders Studio Tour going on now

The Crossing Borders Studio Tour and Sale is going on now through Sunday, October 6. This year’s tour features 23 artists in 8 locations between Duluth and the Canadian border, along t

Great Expectations Charter School

School News from Great Expectations, September 27

Silas and Emma  share the latest from the Bear Cubs, 

Meteorologist Mike Stewart

Fall weather about to turn cooler this week

The nice fall weather will continue for a couple more days, then rain and cooler weather will make it seem more like October usually feels.

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