North Shore Community News

Sheriff Warns of Wolf Attacks in Grand Marais

The Cook County Sheriff is warning the public about recent incidents of wolves attacking dogs and approaching people on the north side of Grand Marais.  There have been several recent incidents stretching from Birchwood Apartments to Gofer Trailer Court.

  • Castle Danger Brewery Prepares for Grand Opening
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  • Minnesota Wild Rice Yields Hurt by Spring Rainfall
  • Coast Guard Rescues Injured Camper in Isle Royale National Park
This moose calf follows its mother through deep snow near Grand Marias as she tries to put distance between her and an approaching helicopter during a collaring attempt.
  • Partnership Helps Raise Funds for Moose Research

  • Dept. of Health Warns of E. Coli Levels at Lake Superior Beaches

    With warmer temperatures, more people are hitting the water. Swimmers may still be wary of the cool water of Lake Superior, but there's something else swimmers should be aware of and you can't see it - it's E. coli.

  • Scannell Testifies in His Own Criminal Sexual Misconduct Trial

    Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell took the witness stand today for what was an emotional testimony from the man charged with two accounts of 4th degree criminal sexual misconduct for a relationship he allegedly had with a 17-year old girl in August 2012. 

  • MnDOT to Begin Filling Hwy. 61 Rumble Strips

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation says it will begin to fill controversial rumble strips on Highway 61 in Lake and Cook Counties next week.  Many North Shore residents have complained that they create disruptive noise around the clock.

  • 3 Arrested in Death of Burned Man in Thunder Bay

    Three people have been arrested on second-degree murder charges after a gruesome incident in Thunder Bay.  Police responding to a report of a grass fire found a burned male on Friday evening. and Chief J.P. Levesque says the area where the incident occurred needs to be made less attractive for violent activity.

  • Teenage Girl with Alleged Romantic Ties to Scannell Testifies

    Witnesses took the stand Tuesday as the trial for Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell, who is charged with having an inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old girl, began its second day. 

  • Harbor Theater Golden Ticket

    The Harbor Theater screened the movie Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory where viewers had a chance to win a ticket worth $100. The theater actually opened four weeks ago after being closed for 33 years.