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WTIP News Wrap

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Twice a week the WTIP News Department provides a summary of the stories it's following.  To hear the Wrap live tune on Wednesday to the Community Calendar show both morning and evening and on Saturday to North Shore Weekend or  subscribe to a podcast.


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Weekend News Roundup for August 12

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. County commissioners discuss the highway department’s budget and especially cuts in calcium chloride. Kirk Lee Bigby is sentenced in a resort party killing…all this and more in the week’s news.

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Weekend News Roundup for July 29

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. A rescue in the BWCAW, Injuries on the Gunflint Trail, Twin Metals mining meetings before and after and news on the Great Lakes…all this and more in the week’s news.

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Weekend News Roundup for July 22

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. The EDA says the Lutsen housing project is on temporary hold, the Forest Service holds a public meeting on mining near the BWCAW…all this and more in the week’s news.

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Weekend News Roundup for July 15

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. The highway engineer has left. The Great Lakes gets funding with a caveat. The PolyMet land swap gets a hearing.…all this and more in the week’s news.

 

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Weekend News Roundup for July 8

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. Rep. Nolan goes to bat for mining, Senators go to bat for the airport and warm water doesn’t help the lake trout.…all this and more in the week’s news.

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Weekend News Roundup for July 1

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. District One commissioner survives a local election challenge, mining challenges and defenses, iron ore shipments are up and an Ely outfitter is closed down.…all this and more in the week’s news.

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Weekend News Roundup for June 24

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. Local election challenge, carp in the news, Rep. Nolan on mining and tsunamis on the big lake …all this and more in the week’s news.

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Weekend News Roundup for June 3

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. Kirk Lee Bigby pleads guilty. A woman from Ghana dies in attempt to flee across the border. Some good and not so good news about Great Lakes funding…all this and more in the week’s news.

 

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Weekend News Roundup for April 29

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. An ice storm swept up the shore. Tourism was important to the Grand Portage National Monument. There will be increased activity in the forest east of the Gunflint Trail…all this and more in the week’s news.

 

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Weekend News Roundup for April 22

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. A Grand Marais daycare center is closing. College student fees may become optional. Wolf pack on Isle Royale made it through the winter with two animals…all this and more in the week’s news.

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