Families Reconnect while Social Distancing in the Dunes.

April 21, 2020

As the COVID 19 pandemic continues to take hold of our lives and we isolate ourselves week after week, a pretty amazing thing has started to happen. Families are…


Small businesses and strong women. Coping with Covid 19 in the dunes.

April 14, 2020

Small businesses in the area are very important to Dig the Dunes. We’ve connected with many of them personally. We love having events at the area restaurants, breweries and…

Guest Bloggers People

Masks Needed for Hospitals.

April 8, 2020

Submitted by: Bonnie GirtonFeature photo: Megan Foster, Surgical Assistant, Franciscan Alliance 

“When bad things happen, look for the helpers” Fred Rogers

Megan Foster is a Surgical Assistant who saw an opportunity…


Attn: High School Students. We need you!

April 3, 2020

Hey there high schoolers! Are you getting bored at home?

Dig the Dunes is looking for students in grades 9-12 to submit a photo and a paragraph of their favorite…

Trails & Beaches

Shirley Heinze Land Trust Acquires Fifty Acres along East Branch of the Little Calumet River

April 2, 2020

Feature photo: Dale B. Engquist Nature Preserve

Shirley Heinze Land Trust announces that it has acquired an additional 50 acres of land within its Little Calumet River Conservation Area. The…