Along the Shore
Those of us lucky enough to live in the Northern Wilds know the magnificence of this land. We have the largest, deepest and most pristine of the Great Lakes with a basin that is home to no less than 58 species of orchid. Yes, orchids. The mere mention of
The tiny bobber twitched once, tilted to the side and slowly slid beneath the waves. I begin the slow count to 10.
Turning the handle on the old open face, I hear the squeak of the gears, “eight, nine, 10!” My mind floods with excitement as I set the hook. I feel the weight
I love floating on a calm lake in canoe country just as the rising sun swirls away the wisps of fog. In May, the morning will be cool, but not quiet. Each day, new voices join the dawn chorus as migrating birds arrive from the south. The
DULUTH—Virginia Minnesota, a movie shot locally and produced by Rushaway Pictures, is new to the film festival circuit and already charming film critics. It has been named a “female-led indie gem” by Cultured Vultures and Miro Magazine called it a “feel-good indie charmer.”
In the heart of this past winter, when days were short and the temperatures dropped below freezing, hardy vegetables and herbs were growing in Finland. Initially, the idea seems unfeasible, but the University of Minnesota’s deep winter greenhouse prototype is proving