Wildersmith on the Gunflint: October 24

Pre-winter has been playing tag with autumn since our last meeting.

Great Expectations School

School News from Great Expectations: October 23

Genevieve (GR) and Wren report the latest School News.

Hwy. 61 re-design presentation and open house: October 28

The City of Grand Marais will hold a presentation and open house as part of the planning for the re-design of Highway 61 as it travels through Grand Marais. WTIP volunteer Joe Detrick spoke

Uncle Ezra radio

Weekend News Roundup for October 25

Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top news stories.

Throwing for the spare under the disco lights at the Silver Bowl in Silver Bay

West End News: October 23

The West End resorts are all reporting that the fall color season was gangbusters this year.  This makes the annual tourism slow-down of late October and November a welcome respite before the bus

Kathleen Weflen

Going on 75 years: Minnesota Conservation Volunteer

The DNR's "Minnesota Conservation Volunteer" will celebrate 75 years of publication in 2015. Kathleen Weflen has been the magazine's editor for 25 of those years.

Commissioner Garry Gamble

Commissioner discusses Superior National bonding strategy

The bonding package for Superior National Golf Course is complete. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Commissioner Garry Gamble about an amicable solution.

Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

School News from Sawtooth Mountain Elementary: October 22

Danielle and Nevaeh report the latest School News.

Gunflint Trail Scenic Byway Committee seeks public input

What makes the Gunflint Trail special, and how should it be preserved and maintained? WTIP volunteer Tracy Benson spoke with Nancy Seaton of the Gunflint Trail Scenic Byway Committee on

Turtle, Walking With Our Sisters Installation

Anishinaabe Way: Kara Louttit

Walking With Our Sisters is a traveling, commemorative art installation
created to honor the missing and murdered indigenous women of Canada

Learn about 'Life on the Ground in Palestine' - October 25

Joyce and Peter Fergus-Moore will be guest lecturers at Cook County Higher Education with ‘On the Ground in Palestine:  An Eyewitness Account of Life Under Occupation.’  The

Rep. David Dill

WTIP broadcasts special House District 3A candidate forum

WTIP North Shore Community Radio broadcast a special Minnesota House District 3A candidate forum on Tuesday afternoon, October 21st and the program was scheduled for re-broadcast Thursday evening, Oct

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Can uncertainty be motivating? Psychologist Ayelet Fishbach's research says yes

A new study to appear in an upcoming edition of the Journal of Consumer Research finds that uncertainty can be rewarding...specifically, that people put more effort into winning an uncertain reward. The lead author of the study, Dr. Ayelet Fishbach of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, joined Ann Possis recently to explain.

Beaver Pond (Don Davison)

Carol Johnston, expert beaver researcher, on how beavers affect our landscape

Dr. Carol Johnston is a professor of ecology at South Dakota State University who just received a National Science Foundation grant to compile her years of research on how beavers have affected the ecosystem at Voyageurs National Park. She talked with Dave TerSteeg Oct. 17 about how and why beavers dramatically alter the places they live. 

Human Trafficking Awareness event: October 24

Awareness is one of the first steps in addressing the problem of human trafficking.

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