Company Tied To Polygamous Sect Buys Land Near Grand MaraisA company tied to a man who led a polygamous sect's South Dakota compound has purchased about 40 acres of land in northern Minnesota.
Best Ways To Avoid The Super Bowl In MinnesotaSad about the Vikings? Not into crowds? The first weekend in February might be a good idea to plan a getaway.
Best Local Gift Card Ideas In MinnesotaThe growing gift card industry rivals holiday gift bags in sheer sales volume. The gift card has helped retailers generate more sales. Once regarded as a mundane last-minute gift item from malls and retail chains, this prepaid cash card has become a shopper's gifting gateway.
Best Places For Iced Coffee In MinnesotaSome days call for a steaming hot cup of coffee but other times you need an icy alternative.
Grand Marais Named Best Midwestern Small TownThe Midwest's best small town is right here in Minnesota, according to USA Today readers.
Grand Marais, Lanesboro Up For 'Best Midwestern Small Town'Voting remains open for three more weeks.
1 Dead In Cook County Snowmobile AccidentA Grand Marais man died following a snowmobile accident Saturday evening. According to the Cook County Sheriff's Office, around 5:30 p.m. 22-year-old Wayne Gunnar Anderson was snowmobiling with a friend when he was separated from his snowmobile on County Road 8, just north of Grand Marais.
Best Nighttime Strolls In MinnesotaA leisurely evening walk is a great way to cap off a Minnesota day. Discover interesting sites, cool new haunts and gorgeous views along the way with this guide for best nighttime strolls in the state.
Best Springtime Destinations Near MinnesotaFrolic to these great destinations in the spring.
Grand Marais Pumps The Brakes On Dollar General StoreThe Lake Superior community of Grand Marais has put the brakes on a potential move by a national discount retailer to move into the scenic tourist town.
Missing White Bear Lake Man Found DeadAuthorities have found the body of a missing 20-year-old White Bear Lake man. Joshua Papenheim was last seen by his roommate at 6 a.m. Wednesday, according to officials. His last known location was Beaver Bay at 3 p.m. on Wednesday.
U Of M Clean Energy Resource Team Awards Grants To 39 Projects Across Minn.The Clean Energy Resource Teams based at the University of Minnesota are awarding seed grants to 39 renewable energy and energy efficiency projects across the state, from Grand Marais to Slayton and Rochester to Red Lake.
Best Minnesota Photographers To Follow On InstagramInstagram is a splendid vehicle for discovering talented artists, connecting with them and enjoying the beauty of their art.
Best Scenic Drives Near MinnesotaSee splendid scenery and immerse yourself in the culture of Minnesota any time of the year on these five Minnesota highways.
Wander Minnesota: Fall Foliage And FunThe DNR is reporting that fall colors have begun to pop, mostly up north as of this writing. The gorgeous fall foliage season is all too short. Now is the time to plan a little getaway to enjoy them before winter sets in. Here are a few suggestions for lodgings that are open past the summer tourist season.