Lutsen News


08/15/2018 09:24 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Fire Destroys Cabin in Cook County 

A 911 caller reported a structure engulfed in flames at 6:20 p.m. The fire was at 4 County Road 34 in Lutsen Township. Firefighters from the Lutsen, Tofte, Schroeder, and Grand Marais fire departments responded to the scene, along with U.S. Forest Service fire units due to the potential of fire spreading into the surrounding forest.


07/24/2018 10:48 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Woman dies when car rolls off steep North Shore driveway 

A suburban Minneapolis woman looking for potential vacation cabins died when her car rolled off a steep driveway in northeastern Minnesota. Cook County sheriff's authorities say the accident happened around 6:30 p.m. Monday on the North Shore of Lake Superior near Lutsen.


07/24/2018 05:41 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Woman Dead after Being Pinned By Vehicle in Lutsen 

The Cook County Sheriff's Office says a 59-year-old twin cities woman was with another female passenger, attempting to turn around in a steep driveway in the 3900 area of Cascade Beach Road, when the vehicle then went over a ledge. The 59-year-old was then pinned under the vehicle.


07/13/2018 05:51 PM  ~~~Source~~~
RV Overturns on North Shore River Embankment 

The sheriff of Cook County says he's surprised there were no critical injuries when an RV rolled onto a river embankment. The crash happened on Highway 61 at the Poplar River in Lutsen on Thursday, just after noon.