A group called“Up North Jobs” and some individual citizens in the Ely area had filed a lawsuit against Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton regarding his stance on the Twin Metals Mining leases.
The Outpost Motel east of Grand Marais was owned by Jim and Jennifer Plahuta for over 25 years. In January, Holly Johnson and Todd Zins became the new owners.
There is an adult swim meet at the Cook County YMCA on Saturday, March 11. The meet starts at 10 a.m. and goes until noon. Warm-ups and registration for the event start at 9 a.m.
Lake County Emergency Management is offering some special training for North Shore citizens who want to prepare for emergency situations.
The filing deadline to run for township offices in the towns of Lutsen, Tofte and Schroeder is over.
The following is a record of calls made to the Cook County Law Enforcement Center from February 20 – February 26. These are the initial calls made to law enforcement dispatchers.
Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. The Lutsen work force housing project goes forward. The local moose population is stabilizing.
A Silver Bay man is proposing construction of an adventure center at the site of the former Spur gas station on Highway 61 in Silver Bay.