Along the Shore
COOK COUNTY—Cook County Local Energy Project (CCLEP)’s Residential Energy Efficiency Program (REEP) is gearing up to work with a new energy auditor in Cook County. Although not new to the county or building, Mike Senty of Senty
TWO HARBORS—A new sound is coming across the airwaves in Two Harbors. The community radio station KTWH 99.5 FM launched Sept. 13. The 100-watt station airs from 7 a.m.-9 p.m. weekdays and 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m. weekends. In good conditions,
Judy Plater is a gifted artist who has received worldwide recognition for her carvings. She and her husband live just outside of Nipigon and their secluded property is decorated with her unique creations. In the front of the house, near a waterfall Plater designed and constructed,
Grand Marais—Orvis Lunke believes northeast Minnesota is among the best places in the state to hunt whitetails.
“The terrain and heavily forested areas create their own set of challenges, quite different from agricultural areas,” said Lunke, the vice president of the
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