News & Local Affairs


E-books have not yet made libraries obsolete, but they can be handy.
WTIP's Matthew Brown spoke with Steve Harsin, director of the Grand Marais Public Library, and Bob Pranis, broadband commission member and library liason.


The library hosts a workshop on...
Tim Scannell
Ten men and four women were selected Monday in Duluth to decide Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell’s sexual misconduct case.
The panel, which includes two alternates, was chosen from a group of more than 40 potential jurors following an entire day of questioning.

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Cook County Community Education offers activites and classes for youth
Cook County Community Education and the YMCA have joined together to hire a full-time Youth Director. The new director Jen Shuler and Andrea Lilienthal of Community Education talked to WTIP about upcoming youth classes and events.

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Grand Marais Library
The Grand Marais Public Library recently became a subscriber to Minnesota Grantmakers Online, a program that gives library patrons access to information on grantmakers in Minnesota. In order to learn more, WTIP spoke with Kaitlin Ostlie of the...
Rain
Unseasonably hot with a potential for thunderstorms and high winds along the shore. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Geoff...
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Tennis anyone?  Lee Bergstrom, president of the Cook County Tennis Association, invites everyone to join in this year's tournament.  WTIP volunteer Marnie McMillan spoke with Lee and David Bergstrom.
 
2014 Fisherman’s Picnic Tennis Tournament
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Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top news stories. Closing the Duluth postal processing site may be under reconsideration. Regulators reconsider pipeline route changes. More mining permits allowed in Penokee Hills and wetland restoration continues at Zipline...

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Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top news stories. Closing the Duluth postal processing site may be under reconsideration. Regulators reconsider pipeline route...
Book discussion group
At last count there are over a dozen book groups meeting on a regular basis in Cook County. That’s a lot of readers reading and discussing what they’re reading.

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