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“Historical trekkers follow fur trade route” View »

September 25, 2016 | Type: ,
http://www.parkrapidsenterprise.com | By: Shannon Geisen

“Wundram: Backroads lead to riot of fall color” View »

September 25, 2016 | Type: ,
Quad-City Times | By: Quad-City Times

“Fall leaf color starting to emerge” View »

September 20, 2016 |
Duluth News Tribune | By: John Myers

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Inuit Art Showcased at Sivertson Gallery Premier Event October 15, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Inuit Art Showcased at Sivertson Gallery Premier Event October 15, 2016 Featuring Poet from Quebec and Canadian Throat-Singers   Cook County, Minn. – Sept. 14, 2016 – Sivertson Gallery in Grand Marais, Minn. will showcase one-of-a-kind Native Alaskan and Canadian carvings, prints, sculptures, jewelry, and entertainment, including:[...] Read More.

Fourth Annual Lake Superior Storm Festival in Lutsen and Grand Marais Nov. 11-13

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fourth Annual Lake Superior Storm Festival in Lutsen and Grand Marais Nov. 11-13 Cook County, Minn. – August 30, 2016 – Storm-lovers will brave the November gales at the fourth annual Lake Superior Storm Festival to witness the power and beauty of the big lake in Lutsen[...] Read More.

Grand Marais, Minn. named one of “The 16 Best Places to Live in the U.S. 2016” by Outside Magazine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Grand Marais, Minn. named one of “The 16 Best Places to Live in the U.S. 2016” by Outside Magazine Grand Marais, Minn. – August 23, 2016 – Grand Marais, MInn. has been named one of “The 16 Best Places to Live in the U.S. 2016” by Outside[...] Read More.