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KONNIE LeMAY / LAKE SUPERIOR MAGAZINE

It was 5:15 a.m. on a June day, and Jon Dahl was commuting to his family business in downtown Duluth. Read more

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A roundup of Lake Superior Day/s activities from all four shores Read more

The Lake

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COURTESY BLUE WAVE INN

When taking a spin around the Lake to check in with longtime businesses that have changed ownership this past year or so, a common thread emerges: The more things change, the more they stay the same. Read more

Travel

Lake Superior Magazine advertisers and their web links in the April / May issue. Read more

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Lake Superior Magazine advertisers and their web links in the February / March issue. Read more

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James Smedley

Sure, if you live in some place like Florida or Arizona, you get snow-free ground and coat-free weather all year, but you may not appreciate summer like we do. Read more

Art/Photography

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AmberBeth VanNingen / MINNESOTA DNR

FYI on SNAs: On Sugarloaf Point near Little Marais, a rugged shoreline testifies to basalt lava flows dating more than 1 billion years ago. On part of Minnesota Point in Duluth, red and white pines 150 to 270 years old dominate a unique nearly forgo Read more

Minnesota

Lake Superior Magazine advertisers and their web links in the December / January issue. Read more

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BOB BERG / LAKES SUPERIOR MAGAZINE

A Scenic Overlook to Start Your Trip: Many visitors stop at Thompson Hill Welcome Center off Interstate 35 near Spirit Mountain to pick up some information for their trip to Duluth or the North Shore. Read more

Minnesota

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BOB BERG / LAKE SUPERIOR MAGAZINE

Unusual Landscape: For years, locals and tourists visited Black Beach near Silver Bay to hang out on the cool spot with the distinctive charcoal-colored sands despite the beach being privately owned by Cleveland-Cliffs. Read more

Minnesota

Lake Superior Magazine advertisers and their web links in the October / November issue. Read more

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During her years as a North Shore expatriate in the Twin Cities, Jan Swart, a Two Harbors, Minnesota, native, loved using photos of Lake Superior as her computer’s desktop image to remind her of home. Read more

Art/Photography

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TRAVIS NOVITSKY

The most likely time to spot lightning on Lake Superior is between the third week of June and the second week of August, says Matt Zika, warning coordination meteorologist at the National Weather Service station in Marquette. Read more

Art/Photography

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PAUL SUNDBERG

Lake Superior was almost an ocean, not just a sweetwater sea. Read more

The Lake

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JACK RENDULICH

“I want this house back.” It was as simple as that for Mike Luhrsen as he stared into the ashes of his beloved Lake Superior-view dream home. He instantly knew he wanted to recreate it and his wife, Chrysa, signed on immediately. Read more

Homes

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Courtesy Ryden’s Border Store

Anyone who has crossed the U.S.-Canadian line at the Pigeon River knows Ryden’s Border Store on the Minnesota side of Highway 61. Read more

Minnesota

It’s called “astrophotography,” the photographic capturing of the night sky, and the Lake Superior region often offers up the most rarified views imaginable. Read more

Art/Photography

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North House Folk School

One of the best ways to enjoy Lake Superior is to get out on Lake Superior. Visitors to Minnesota’s North Shore in summer can choose sightseeing tours, dinner cruises or even a sailing adventure. Read more

Minnesota

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Bob Berg / Lake Superior Magazine

On Highway 61, Tom’s Logging Camp is a throwback roadside attraction with some modern twists. Read more

Minnesota

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Nace Hagemann

Come meet these artists who take their art from their wooded neighborhood along the scenic Gunflint Trail. Read more

Art/Photography

  • Monkey with a Tool Belt

    Lerner Books

    Monkey with a Tool Belt

    A Swedish edition of Monkey with a Tool Belt, by Duluth author/illustrator Chris Monroe

  • Monkey on the cover

    MIO Furniture

    Monkey on the cover

    The MIO furniture catalog features a family reading a Swedish version of Monkey with a Tool Belt by Duluth author/illustrator Chris Monroe

  • Rusty Patched Bumblebee

    U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

    Rusty Patched Bumblebee

    Minnesota's state bee is the endangered rusty patch bumblebee

  • Pollinator Poster

    Minnesota DNR

    Pollinator Poster

    A pollinator poster from the Minnesota DNR

  • Grand Marais Art Colony

    Grand Marais Art Colony

    Grand Marais Art Colony

    Grand Marais Art Colony, the longest-standing art colony in Minnesota, hosts plein art events during the year by the shores.

  • Old Town Antiques

    Nik Wilson

    Old Town Antiques

    Old Town Antiques in downtown Duluth.

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