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Fishing inland waters
During the first week of May, spear fishing was conducted by the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa in Cook County under the guidance of Fond du Lac game wardens, biologists and Minnesota Department of Natural Resources staff. WTIP’s Joe Friedrichs has this story.
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Hollow Rock. All photos by Rhonda Silence
Among the many spectacular places to take a picture along the North Shore is near a unique structure known as Hollow Rock, located near Hovland and the Canadian border. WTIP volunteer Rhonda Silence has this story about Hollow Rock.

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The edge of the BWCAW. Photo by Maggie Friedrichs
The Northwoods Volunteer Connection is looking for people to help with portage repair and trail-clearing projects in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness this summer, including one popular portage located in the Middle Gunflint Trail area. WTIP’s Joe Friedrichs spoke with some...
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Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. The move to strip down IRRRB continued, concealed carry permit fees at the county as well as parks and carp…all this and more in the week’s news.

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The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg
Pharmaceuticals and other human-produced chemicals are appearing in northeast Minnesota's water and fish - even in remote and pristine lakes. In this edition of The Lake Superior Project, Dr. Seth Moore, director of biology and environment with the Lake Superior Band of Chippewa, talks about a...
Cross River falls. All photos by Joe Friedrichs
April and May are a great time to view the many waterfalls the North Shore has to offer. WTIP’s Joe Friedrichs recently made a trip to see some of the local waterfalls. 
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Cook County Courthouse
One result of child abuse or child neglect can be out-of-home placement, or removing a child from their home. In Cook County, this can have a wide-reaching effect. WTIP's Joe Friedrichs has this story about the cost of out-of-home placements in Cook County. 
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Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. The move to strip down IRRRB continued, concealed carry permit fees at the county as well as parks and...
Dr. Moore tracks radio-collared moose

Dr. Seth Moore is Director of Biology and Environment with the Grand Portage Band of Lake...


Photo by Travis Novitsky
Dr. Seth Moore is Director of Biology and Environment with the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior...
Budget
Cook County Schools, ISD166 is considering a second attempt for an operating levy referendum scheduled for Election Day, November 8th. If they do, the District will need to win voter approval or be...
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