We were recently kayaking on the St. Louis River when I thought about an Asian Carp coming out of the water and slapping me in the face, ewwwww! I was assured that wouldn't happen, at least yet. They haven't made their way up this far, but they're being proactive to make sure they don't and your idea could "net" (get it?) some cash.
It's clearly very tragic that an 11 year-old girl had to have her foot surgically repaired after an encounter with an underwater creature on Island Lake, north of Duluth earlier this week. The graphic visuals of the damage done to this girl's foot are painful to look at, and one can't even imagine having actually been the victim. While it's undeniable that something attacked this girl, one has to
If you haven't visited the Great Lakes Aquarium lately it should be on your "to do" list to see the new Unsalted Seas Exhibit. My favorite (and always will be) is the Otters, those little playful honeys! But, my friend Alan White told me the tale that he gets to kiss the sturgeon and THAT I HAD to see.
Fish is a popular food item in the Northland for many obvious reasons. So it's not surprise that fish dinners are regularly featured on menus for popular restaurants in our area.
In particular, the fish fry has become synonymous with eating establishments - especially on Fridays. Wh...