Along the Shore
Ely—Life is all about “self” for polar explorer Will Steger … as in self-sufficient, self-sustaining, self-contained and self-determined. Most recently it’s exemplified by a stand-alone, renewable-energy, conference
Ely—Frozen ciscoes are a favorite bait of ice anglers pursuing lake trout in the canoe country. But this winter, frozen ciscoes may be hard to find at local bait shops. Jim Maki of Great Outdoors in Ely, the region’s primary
Grand Marais—Volunteers are needed for walking, driving and watching feeders for the 2015 annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count (CBC). The count will be held Saturday, December 19, for the Grand Marais area.
This is a 7.5-mile radius circle from a point three miles south
GRAND MARAIS—Cook County residents can stretch their food dollars by participating in Ruby’s Pantry, a nonprofit, faith-based service that distributes nearly outdated or surplus food to over 55 rural communities in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—Fish management plans for Grand Marais area lakes and streams—some within the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW)—will undergo annual review this winter. Citizens can ask questions or submit comments on the draft plans.
“These plans identify specific
DULUTH—The Forest Service has completed an environmental assessment (EA) that addresses Twin Metals Minnesota LLC request for special use permits that would authorize access to national forest system lands within the Superior National