Grand Marais News


09/07/2017 09:31 AM  ~~~Source~~~
MN Snapshot: Grand Marais tackles workforce housing 

The rugged beauty of the North Shore of Lake Superior has lured so many affluent visitors to the area that many of the roughly 5,000 folks who live and work there year-round are having trouble finding a place to call home. Enter your user name and password in the fields above to gain access to the subscriber content on this site.


08/24/2017 02:52 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Council may revise City Code 

The Fairmont City Council has grappled with City Code issues over the past several months, discovering that portions of the code adopted in 1986 are not in compliance with current staff practices or state law. Council members and city staff wrestled with the decision to update the entire code; fix only the most problematic areas, such as zoning; or amend individual codes as needed.


08/22/2017 05:09 PM  ~~~Source~~~
New Program Aims to Keep OB/GYNs in Rural America 

"The very first contraction woke me up at midnight," said Shirley, who runs a backcountry outfitters just north of Tofte in rural Minnesota. But instead of a convenient trip to a nearby hospital, Shirley and her husband Dan embarked on a frightening middle-of-the-night race to the delivery room.