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  1. MPCA greatly expands air quality monitoring, now covers entire stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... Paul, north metro suburbs, south metro suburbs, Brainerd, Detroit Lakes, Duluth, Ely, Fond du Lac, Grand Portage, Marshall, Mille Lacs, Moorhead, Red Lake, Rochester, St. Cloud, Virginia, and Winona. "This means people who may be sensitive to ...

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  2. St. Paul-to-Canada route added to U.S. biking networkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Star Tribune

    An existing set of roadways and bike paths between St. Paul and Grand Portage State Park on the tip of the state's Arrowhead has been designated U.S. Bike Route 41. The 315-mile route to the U.S.-Canadian border runs mostly parallel to Interstate 35 north to Duluth and then rambles along the scenic North Shore. The route's new name comes courtesy of the Adventure Cycling Association of Missoula, Mont., which has been designating national bike routes across the country as it builds a 50,000-mile network.

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  3. Ride will follow Minnesota's second entry to U.S. Bicycle Route SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Recognition of the U.S. Bicycle Route 41, designated last year and spanning from St. Paul to Grand Portage State Park on the far North Shore at the Minnesota-Canada border, gets official Saturday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony that launches a six-day ride along the route. Almost half of the bicycle route, also known as the North Star Route, is on state, regional and local trails.

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  4. Hollow Rock StarlightRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Outdoor Photographer

    The core of the Milky Way shining over Hollow Rock along Minnesota's North Shore of Lake Superior during early-spring at Grand Portage Indian Reservation. I never get tired of star gazing and capturing the Milky Way, even in the flat lands of Minnesota.

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  5. Project aims to reduce mercury levels in women in MinnesotaRead the original story

    May 14, 2017 | The Navajo Times

    The department worked with health clinics in Cook County and on the Grand Portage Indian Reservation to sample the blood of nearly 500 women for mercury and healthy fatty acids in the project, called Fish are Important to Superior Health, Minnesota Public Radio reported. A 2011 study by the department showed that 10 percent of newborns tested along the North Shore of Lake Superior had concerning levels of mercury in their blood.

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  6. Project Aims to Reduce Mercury Levels in Women in MinnesotaRead the original story

    May 13, 2017 | WDIO

    The Minnesota Department of Health is working with health clinics to reduce the level of mercury in women of child-bearing age without sacrificing the benefits of eating fish. Minnesota Public Radio reports the department worked with health clinics in Cook County and on the Grand Portage Indian Reservation to sample blood of nearly 500 women for mercury and healthy fatty acids.

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  7. Project aims to reduce mercury levels in women in MinnesotaRead the original story

    May 13, 2017 | Washington Times

    The Minnesota Department of Health is working with health clinics to reduce the level of mercury in women of child-bearing age without sacrificing the benefits of eating fish. The department worked with health clinics in Cook County and on the Grand Portage Indian Reservation to sample the blood of nearly 500 women for mercury and healthy fatty acids in the project, called Fish are Important to Superior Health, Minnesota Public Radio reported.

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  8. Northern Minnesota campaign reduces fish-related mercury consumptionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... it in the babies," said Pat McCann, the lead state health researcher on the project. Also participating were Grand Portage Health Service, North Shore Health and the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Trust Lands. Partial funding came from ...

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  9. Reusing, Restoring in Indian CountryRead the original story

    May 6, 2017 | The Circle

    ... time, Lussier said. However, it was time to clear the property that he described as 'dormant' in recent years. Grand Portage officials saw the same kind of fit with Miigwech Aki. The Grand Portage Lodge & Casino is about two-thirds of the way ...

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  10. John Beargrease's Great-Grandson Takes Over Sled Dog RaceRead the original story

    May 1, 2017 | WDIO

    For the first time, a direct descendent of John Beargrease will be the leader of the annual Northland sled dog marathon. Mike Keyport is the great-grandson of John Beargrease, the Grand Portage Chippewa man after whom the event is named.

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  11. Northland roads glaze over in latest winter stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | WKOW-TV

    The Hibbing Police Department made a Facebook post Tuesday night stating that ice had already started to build up on the squad car. MnDOT lists MN 61 near Grand Portage as partially covered with ice between Lupien Lane in Grand Marais and Pigeon River Bridge, as well as the Canadian Border Highway 2 near Deer River across to the Bemidji area is listed as partially covered with ice, as well as the Cass Lake area, where roads are listed as slippery.

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  12. HiawathaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Perfect Duluth Day

    The stamp was removed from the back of this postcard, and the postmark went with it, but it appears to be circa the 1960s. The caption reads: "Daily excursions during season from Grand Portage, Minn., to Isle Royale National Park.

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  13. Border Patrol Officer Appears to Have Fatally Shot Himself in Grand PortageRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | WDIO

    The Sheriff's Office responded around 6 p.m. Sunday night to the Grand Portage Port of Entry. A man working for U.S. Customs and Border Protection was found dead there.

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  14. Customs officer shoots, kills himself at Minnesota border crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | TwinCities

    A U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer apparently shot and killed himself in the parking area of the U.S. port of entry in northeast Minnesota on Sunday afternoon. A Customs and Border Protection spokesman confirmed that the shooting is believed to have occurred about 4 p.m. Sunday at the Pigeon River crossing on the border between Minnesota and Ontario near Grand Portage on the North Shore.

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  15. Obituary: Douglas Birk, pioneer of Minnesota archaeologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... is now managed by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources as a heritage preserve. Birk also studied the Grand Portage area in northeastern Minnesota, both as a young man doing underwater studies with homemade diving equipment and toward the ...

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  16. Types of Minnesota lichen and ferns to look for, and where to find themRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... leafy, this lichen attaches to rocks around the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Lake Superior. 2. Grand Portage State Park. The handicapped-accessible path heads through boreal forest and offers a glimpse of beard moss, which is actually a ...

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  17. Douglas Birk was recognized as Pine River's premier archaeologist. He died March 8.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... As a Minnesota state archaeologist he visited or consulted on most of the state's documented historical sites. Grand Portage displays Birk's scuba gear in honor of his work to uncover underwater artifacts as part of the first underwater use of the ...

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  18. Updated: 4 hours agoComments (0)Hundreds of people joined danceraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Hundreds of people joined dancers, their families and friends in Thunder Bay on Saturday to welcome spring in an annual powwow. Colourful regalia adorned with feathers, jingling bells, singing and drumming filled the air as dancers from as far as Manitoba and Grand Portage, Minn., took part in the celebration hosted by the Lakehead University Native Student Association.

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  19. 911 and Land-Line Phone Service Down in Parts of Cook CountyRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | WDIO

    ... will restore service as soon as possible. Areas included in the outage are the 388 (Gunflint Trail) and 475 (Grand Portage and Hovland) exchanges. Calls made to 911 in these areas are being rerouted to the closest Fire hall. If you are unable to ...

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  20. Looking Back at February 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Borderland will get more U.S. Customs agents to deal with demands for increased security after Sept. 11. The agency is holding an on-site recruitment and hiring event March 8-12 to fill custom inspector positions in International Falls, Baudette, Grand Portage and Warroad.

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