Together we will thrive
Lichens are marvelous plants if that is even a correct way to label them. They can grow anywhere, even on bare granite. They are tenacious, strong, diverse, and hardy in all kinds of regions. Rock Tripe, British Soldier, Caribou Moss, Lungwort, are some of the descriptive and colorful names of this marvelous sign of peace. Full Story
First-grader Gary Giroux rides a papier-mache horse he and his classmate constructed as a class project in this May 22, 1952 photo. The gun totin’ cowboy is Michael Owens. Full Story
Self Defense, Senior Fraud and Home Safety presentation Nov. 9
Happy Halloween... already! I haven’t given up the sandals yet, any day now I will not have a choice. We are being blessed with the sunshine and beautiful sunrises over the lake. Enjoy these treasures while we can!
The last CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) was picked up October 1st at the farm in Finland. Full Story
Down Memory Lane
10 YEARS AGO OCT. 27, 2006
Lutsen Town Board Chair Brad Ludlow announced his intention to resign from the board Oct. 17, at the end of his ninth year on the board. “I’m not going to run again. After nine years I feel I’ve served my time. I’ll be stepping down next March,” he said. Full Story
They ’re always there
I consider my life civilized. I use the Internet, text on my smart phone, and watch a flat screen television set.
But. I live close to the Superior National Forest. Side-by-side with untamed animals, and every now and then, they remind me that “wild” is still part of wilderness. Full Story
Booking a guided fishing trip on the Gunflint Trail during the last days of October can be risky at best. The weather could be beautiful like it has this season, or it could be sleeting sideways with freezing temperatures mixed with high winds. Full Story
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