There were great northern lights shows on the North Shore the last week thanks to two minor solar storms that flared recently. Check out some great pictures taken by WTIP contributing photographers Travis Novitsky and Bryan Hansel in our Photos from the Edge gallery. If you're lucky you might see the aurora again tonight. Another solar flare occurred over the weekend and conditions are once again predicted to be ideal.
The Blandin Foundation has awarded Cook County’s Fiber Optic Network Commission $100,000 to serve as a Demonstration Community in its Intelligent Rural Communities program.
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When he was a young boy, Francis Drouillard of Grand Marais, spent several summers at a family friend's home in Mineral Center, close to the Canadian Border.
On Wedensday, Aug. 4 at approximately 2:30 in the afternoon the lift bridge between Houghton and Hancock, Michigan got stuck in the up position.
Bryan Hansel is an outdoor photographer, writer and guide.