Along the Shore
TWO HARBORS—Drivers on Hwy. 61 along Superior’s North Shore are sure to see a lot of dead and dying birch and aspen. Hikers following the Superior Hiking Trail are also traveling through these aging forests. Insects,
GRAND MARAIS—North Shore Health Care Foundation (NSHCF), recently recognized board member Judy Meath for her leadership in the establishment of Care Partners of Cook County. During her tenure with the Foundation,
SAULT STE. MARIE—The Trans Canada Trail (TCT) has awarded Lake Superior Watershed Conservancy $902,983 for access points along the 1,000-kilometre designated TCT Lake Superior Water Trail (LSWT). Working with 14
ELY—On Saturday, July 18, the North American Bear Center (NABC) opened doors to a new Northwoods Ecology Hall, a $1.5 million expansion which nearly doubled the size of the education, exhibit and research facility.
Built as a global learning center, the new 8,000-square-foot
GRAND MARAIS—Bucks Hardware Hank and Northern Wilds sponsored the Big Fish Contest during Fisherman’s Picnic July 25-Aug. 1 in Grand Marais. Here are the top winners for each category:
MISSOULA, MONT—James Smedley of Wawa, Ontario, was recognized as an award recipient during the Outdoor Writers Association of America’s 2015 Excellence in Craft Contests. This annual awards program recognizes and honors the best work of outdoor communicators who are members of OWAA.