Contractor Tim Bauer’s home on Birch Drive west of Grand Marais doesn’t look much different from other homes—at least not in the way it was constructed. It’s certainly distinctive, inspired by a Victorian-era lighthouse in San Rafael Bay, Calif., that appealed to Tim and his wife, Berta.
A growing trend in the housing market seems to have its roots in something natural, realistic and geared toward the future: The tiny-house movement.
“I’ve talked to a lot of people in (Cook) County who think they have too much house,” said Mark Hansen, a builder of small homes who lives in Grand
My husband Matt and I moved to Cook County almost four years ago, with 25 sled dogs, three vehicles, a storage shed full of belongings and nowhere to call home. We felt we had perused the real estate listings enough to see that there were plenty of properties to buy within our price range. When we
In 2010, Montana resident Jonathan Haun was diagnosed with metastatic melanoma at the age of 28. Doctors gave him a minimal chance to survive.
Haun grew up and lives in rural Montana. He presently resides in the town of Thompson Falls, a small community about
Temples and Trees
By Eric Chandler
I was at the outer edge of the empire along the shore of the Yellow Sea. I had an awful head cold, but I still went to the party. And there she was: the young U.S. Air Force captain with brown hair that I kept crossing paths with. Like me, she was stationed at Kunsan Air Base
All Paws on Deck
A race is a culmination of months and years of practice of one’s craft. It’s the thrilling winner-take-all event that showcases the preparation and dedication of the athletes. Depending on the stage of one’s career, goals for the race’s