Winter Is Here

Winter Is Here

Posted: November 20, 2014 by Ada Igoe

How do we know when winter has officially found the Gunflint Trail and Cook County?

One good indicator is when the floating docks on area lakes are snow covered and surrounded by ice! With the rec...

Kratt Chat: Get your MOVE ON!

Kratt Chat: Get your MOVE ON!

Posted: November 17, 2014 by Kjersti Vick

NOVEMBER 17, 2014



Get your MOVE ON!  From tradeshows, festivals to movie theatres, you will find us busting out everywhere!  The quickest move for me this month was my dash into Lake Superior...

Kratt Chat: Fall colors on the North Shore

Kratt Chat: Fall colors on the North Shore

Posted: September 19, 2014 by Kjersti Vick

Kratt Chat | Fall colors on the North Shore



It is official, fall is here! Little pockets of color have erupted in our wild boreal forest but there is still a lot that has yet to turn. Fall is s...

Kratt Chat: Cook County MN pride

Kratt Chat: Cook County MN pride

Posted: July 31, 2014 by Kjersti Vick

I truly enjoy strolling through Grand Marais during the summer. For those of us that reside here 12 months a year, one can appreciate a walk where you need to share the sidewalk with visitors and thei...

Grand Marais is Lake Wobegon for a day

Grand Marais is Lake Wobegon for a day

Posted: July 3, 2014 by Kjersti Vick

 

Happy Independence Day weekend! We hope you have a safe and wonderful weekend up here in Cook County, MN. Make sure to check out our online calendar of events to see all that our area has to...

First Times on the North Shore of Lake Superior | Kratt Chatter

First Times on the North Shore of Lake Superior | Kratt Chatter

Posted: June 5, 2014 by Kjersti Vick

First Times on the North Shore of Lake Superior | Kratt Chatter
June 5, 2014

When was the last time you did something for the first time?  This past month held many “first times” for me. Chec...

World’s Best Donuts opens for the season in Grand Marais

World’s Best Donuts opens for the season in Grand Marais

Posted: May 23, 2014 by Kjersti Vick

World's Best Donuts opens in Grand Marais, officially kicking off summer!


In Cook County, MN the true sign that summer has arrived is when the World's Best Donuts opens for the season. Annually, ...

Kratt Chatter | Geotourism in BWCA, Lake Superior, Superior National Forest

Kratt Chatter | Geotourism in BWCA, Lake Superior, Superior National Forest

Posted: May 14, 2014 by Kjersti Vick

Travel the Heart, a National Geographic geotourism project highlighting the unique attributes of communities from Duluth to International Falls to Thunder Bay and North Shore.


I hope many of you ...