Cook County Newswire (Page 2)

Cook County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cook County, MN. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 59 in Cook County, MN

  1. Nolan Won't Run for GovernorRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | WDIO

    ... ip Sandman, who ran against Nolan and Mills in 2014, has already announced his intentions to run in 2018. Former Cook County Board member and Grand Marais Mayor Sue Hakes has also said she is considering a run on the DFL ticket.

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  2. More Illegal Tree Cutting in Cook CountyRead the original story

    May 25, 2017 | WDIO

    There have been more reports of birch trees being cut illegally in Northern Minnesota. According to the Cook County Sheriff's Office, a blue van was spotted with three to four men cutting down trees in the Tom Lake area in Cook County.

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  3. Hakes exploring run for Eighth District seatRead the original story

    May 24, 2017 | Timberjay Newspapers Online

    Former Cook County Commissioner and Grand Marais Mayor Sue Hakes announced this week that she is forming an exploratory committee to gauge support for a bid for the Eighth District U.S. Rep. seat currently held by Rick Nolan.

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  4. 4. Minnesota teacher dies while on running race along North ShoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Jon Mathson was running in the 25-kilometer Superior Spring Trail Race when he collapsed on the trail in the vicinity of Lutsen Mountains resort just before 11 a.m., the Cook County Sheriff's Office reported Monday.

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  5. Veteran Eagan distance runner collapses, dies on rigorous North Shore race courseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Star Tribune

    A veteran distance runner from Eagan died during a rigorous trail race over the weekend on the North Shore, officials said Monday. Jon Mathson, 41, was participating in the Superior Trail Race late Saturday morning in the 25-kilometer event, according to the Cook County Sheriff's Office.

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  6. The Great Place ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | StrongTowns

    ... - new ideas and innovation are encouraged! The Great Place Project is the result of a partnership between the Cook County Chamber of Commerce and a local organization called Moving Matters that focuses on creating safe neighborhoods for people on ...

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  7. 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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  8. Cook Co. Sheriff's Office Looks for Missing ManRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | WDIO

    ... ms. He was dressed in all black when he left. Anyone with information on Banks' whereabouts is asked to call the Cook County Sheriff's Office at 218-387-3030.

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

    May 8, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... to Superior Health (FISH), consisted of educational materials presented to 500 women of childbearing ages in Cook County. Their blood mercury levels also were tested. Fifteen women with troubling mercury levels in their blood were then selected for ...

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  10. 10 Years Later, Horrific Ham Lake Fire RememberedRead the original story

    May 6, 2017 | WDIO

    ... up an informational booth to educate the public on the fire. Agencies present included the USFS, DNR, Red Cross, Cook County Public Health, and Cook County EMS. In addition to the commemoration, the USFS unveiled a new Ham Lake Fire interpretive ...

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  11. Gunflint Trail looks backRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | TwinCities

    ... "You wouldn't know there was a fire if you couldn't hear it and smell it." FEMA awarded a $3 million grant to Cook County after the fire to install more sprinkler systems. Valentini estimates about 700 homeowners in the county have installed them. ...

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  12. On Gunflint Trail, memories of 'devil's fire' still burnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Post-Bulletin

    ... "You wouldn't know there was a fire if you couldn't hear it and smell it." FEMA awarded a $3 million grant to Cook County after the fire to install more sprinkler systems. Valentini estimates about 700 homeowners in the county have installed them. ...

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  13. News 35 mins ago 10:53 a.m.Moose rescued on Minn. lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | WHAS11

    ... to pull the moose to thicker ice within about an hour. "We had to try a few different angles," Seaton told Visit Cook County Minnesota. "It took a while, a little encouragement, before she caught her breath and was able to walk herself to shore."

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  14. Moose rescued from Hungry Jack Lake after breaking through the iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Business North

    ... Superior are running high, and with ice still on the lakes, Waterfall Season is just entering peak flow. Visit Cook County encompasses the northeastern Minnesota communities of Lutsen, Tofte, Schroeder, Grand Marais, the Gunflint Trail and Grand ...

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  15. Moose Rescued After Breaking Through Ice on Hungry Jack LakeRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | WDIO

    ... sprang into action to help a young moose that fell through the ice on Hungry Jack Lake. According to Visit Cook County, the female moose was crossing the lake when she fell through the ice. Forrest Parson, owner of Hungry Jack Lodge called the local ...

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  16. Border agent found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | The Chronicle-Journal

    The Customs and Border Protection officer was found fatally wounded at the border crossing about 6 p.m. from a "self-inflicted gunshot wound," said Valerie Marasco, a public information official for Cook County, Minn., in a news release on Monday.

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

    Mar 20, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... between Minnesota and Ontario near Grand Portage on the North Shore. The incident is under investigation by the Cook County Sheriff's Office, which was called to the scene at about 6 p.m., said Sheriff Pat Eliasen. Customs and Border Protection "is ...

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  18. 911 and Land-Line Phone Service Down in Parts of Cook CountyRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | WDIO

    March 7, 2017 According to Cook County authorities, phone service is down for portions of the county. This includes emergency 911 service.

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  19. DNR Hydrologist in Rochester Unlocks Devil's Kettle MysteryRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | KAAL-TV Austin

    The Devil's Kettle waterfall is located on the Brule River in Judge C.R. Magney State Park in Cook County, MN. Scientists have been trying to figure out where the water runs to, and a Minnesota DNR hyrdologist thinks he may know.

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  20. DSGW Architects promotes Turner to principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Business North

    ... management. Turner's most recent Minnesota projects include St. Luke's Miller Creek Clinic in Hermantown; Cook County North Shore Hospital and Care Center in Grand Marais; Red Lake Emergency Center Expansion in Red Lake; Cook Hospital Care Center in ...

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