Friends helping Jacob Lormis fill backpacks for his Eagle Scout project included (from left) Brittany Lormis, Nicky Swenson, Taylor Armstrong, Jeff Lormis, Cindy Sandberg, Michelle Tollefson, Robert Tollefson, Jacob Lormis and Ryan Tollefson.
Gail Lowe (left) said Hank Ludtke was the first Mayor who came to welcome her to any town along the North Country Trail thus far.
Gail Lowe was impressed with the Vergas Loon at Long Lake Park.
Photos by Barbie Porter
Gail Lowe started her tour of big birds along the North Country Trail in Frazee with Big Tom Turkey. She visited his smaller counterpart, named Butterball by this year’s mystery gobbler, on Main Avenue earlier that day.
Gail Lowe has hiked the Appalachian Trail twice, the Pacific Crest Trail and is currently walking the North Country Trail (NCT).