Along the Shore
Ontario—Since 2008, explorers Gary and Joanie McGuffin, along with art historian Michael Burtch, have been locating and documenting hundreds of the wild northern Ontario landscapes famously painted by the Group of Seven. These
Gunflint Trail—What’s in your woodpile? If we asked ourselves that question, we might answer “wood,” but that answer is not entirely correct.
Most “northerners” stack birch, maple, aspen and sometimes ash for indoor woodstoves and fireplaces. Outdoor fire piles
Duluth—The Forest Service recently published a Notice of Intent in the Federal Register, to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed School Trust Land Exchange. The Forest Supervisor decided to prepare an
St. Paul—Recreational netting for whitefish and tullibee opens Friday, Oct. 9, on designated lakes that are less susceptible to sudden changes that impact water temperature, according to the Minnesota DNR.
These lakes, known as Schedule II lakes, offer recreational netting
St. Paul—A post-Labor Day report from the Minnesota DNR shows a significant increase in the number of people buying permits and staying overnight at Minnesota state parks and recreation areas in 2015 compared with 2014. Erika Rivers, director
Lutsen—Workforce housing remains a chronic problem in Cook County. Collective efforts are being made to address this problem on a county-wide basis through an affiliation of related groups and private business owners, including the “Go