Crane Lake News


01/08/2018 10:54 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Trail Reports 

Saturday: The Rainy Lake Ice Road is plowed and open from the Rainy Lake Visitor Center boat ramp to the Black Bay Ski Trail System. The Rainy Lake/Black Bay to Kabetogama Lake to Ash River to Crane Lake has been staked and opened.


11/27/2017 02:48 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Film gets to the adventure of rock climbing in the wild north 

An outdoors adventure film that delves into the grip of rock climbing and several climbers' singular devotion to a project in the wild north screens Thursday in Minneapolis. "Jeff's World" is the second in a series by Adventure MN Films director Brenda Piekarski.


10/30/2017 02:01 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Authorities ID 2 victims of wrong-way head-on crash on I-94 

The Highway Patrol says 35-year-old Kerseh Grupee of Fargo was driving the wrong direction in the eastbound lanes shortly before 12:30 a.m. Wednesday. His car collided with an eastbound pickup truck driven by 31-year-old Anthony Cornelius of Crane Lake, Minnesota.


10/30/2017 11:39 AM  ~~~Source~~~
At the intersection of rural and remote: EMS at 40 below 

When Kalie Klaysmat describes Crane Lake's fire department as the end of the road, she's not being fatalistic. "Crane Lake is literally at the end of the road - Route 24, to be exact," Klaysmat says of the northern Minnesota community five miles from the Canadian border.