Cook County Vikings Basketball:  Friday at 4:45 and 6:30 p.m.

Cook County Vikings Basketball: Friday at 4:45 and 6:30 p.m.

Tune in this Friday for Cook County Vikings basketball! WTIP's Norman Moe and Dick Dorr travel to Two Harbors as the Vikings face the Agates. Girls tip off first at 4:45 p.m., followed by the boys at 6:30 p.m., with pre-game coverage 15 minutes beforehand. Want to know what's in store for the Vikings?  Tune in to Daybreak Friday morning around 7:30 a.m. for a pre-game discussion with Norm and Dick.

County Commissioners-Elect and Chel Anderson:  Thursday at 7 p.m.

County Commissioners-Elect and Chel Anderson: Thursday at 7 p.m.

This month's Third Thursday Community Conversation features interviews with the new Cook County commissioners–elect: Frank Moe, Jan Sivertson and Ginny Storlie. Then, we’ll end the hour with an encore interview with long-time WTIP naturalist- commentator Chel Anderson. That’s 7 p.m., Thursday, December 18.

WTIP Schedule December 15 to December 21 , 2014

WTIP Schedule December 15 to December 21 , 2014

This week was greeted with rain - of all things - for mid-December!  Highlights this week are WTIP's Third Thursday Community Conversation, 7 p.m. Thursday, and Cook County Vikings Basketball, starting at 4:30 p.m. Friday.  Click on "Read more" below for WTIP's weekly programming/host schedule.

Late Autumn, by Dennis Chick

Late Autumn, by Dennis Chick

Dennis Chick captured the essence of mid-November in this picture.   See more pictures from our region in our Photos From the Edge gallery.

Check out WTIP's Legacy Projects

Check out WTIP's Legacy Projects

Funding from Minnesota’s Clean Water, Land & Legacy Amendment is enabling WTIP, in conjunction with AMPERS independent public radio stations across the state, to take part in preserving Minnesota’s history and cultural heritage through programming features. Learn more and check out our projects here.  Photo by Dennis Chick.