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Dogs and fireworks don't mix

Although most people enjoy the fireworks during the 4th of July, many pets are frightened by the celebration.

Moose calf

DNR researcher talks wolves and their impact on Minnesota moose

One in every three Minnesota moose calves born in 2016 was likely killed by either a bear or wolf, according to Glenn DelGiudice, the DNR's moose project leader in the research unit.

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No injuries in Grand Marais vehicle-pedestrian accident

An elderly driver will likely undergo a driving evaluation after striking a pedestrian at the stoplight in Grand Marais last Thursday. 

Huge cast-in-place panels are being lifted by crane.

Construction continues at city's public works facility

Construction work continues at the Grand Marais Public Works Facility, at the former Tomteboda Resort property in Grand Marais. The huge cast-in-place concrete panels are being installed today.

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Possible cuts to Medicaid could have a serious impact on local health care

Congress is poised to craft a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, but there are concerns over reductions to Medicaid.

Robert "Bobby" Deschampe

Campaign violation complaint against Deschampe dismissed

District 1 Commissioner Robert “Bobby” Deschampe took the oath of office on June 13, under a bit of a cloud.

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Tick that triggers red meat allergy continues advance north

A rare tick that can trigger an allergy to red meat is possibly advancing into northeastern Minnesota.

Minnesota State Patrol

One injured in single-car accident in Schroeder

The Minnesota State Patrol, Tofte-Schroeder First Responders and Cook County Sheriff’s Office deputies were paged to a rollover accident just after 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 24.

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Bear reports from Alaska have some North Shore residents on high alert

Reports of two human deaths as a result of recent black bear attacks in Alaska are generating national headlines.