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Grand Marais Arts Festival

Weather "iffy" for Arts Festival weekend

Rain will eventually exit the area for a couple of days, and the sun will warm things up to the mid-60’s.

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Defensiveness - July 4, 2015

Defensiveness is a relational disease. How do we move beyond it to increase the quality of our relationships?


Summer listening

WTIP Weekend News Roundup for July 4

Each week the WTIP News Department reviews the major stories of the past five days.

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Fish dinner

WTIP’s First Thursday looks at the FISH Project

Fish are an important part of a healthy diet.  Catching and eating fish are also part of the history and culture of the Great Lakes region.

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Wildersmith on the Gunflint: July 3

The Wildersmith two are back on the Trail. After a quick run to steamy Iowa for a visit with our daughter, it’s great to be home in the “cool” north land.

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Superior National Forest Update: July 3

Hi.  I’m Amber Humphrey, Information Specialist, with this week’s edition of the National Forest Update -  information on conditions affecting travel and recreation on the Tofte

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A mini-class on spoon carving will take place over 4th of July weekend

4th of July at North House Folk School

To celebrate the 4th of July, North House Folk School will be putting on a range of classes and demonstrations for kids and adults.

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House wren

Field Notes: House wren

Field Notes with Molly Hoffman can be heard every Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning between 8:00 and 10:00.  Support for


Meteorologist Carol Christenson

July 4th weather promises sunshine

It looks like a good chance for a sunny 4th weekend. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson about great holiday weather.

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Luna Moth

North Woods Naturalist: Luna moths

They are one of our most striking – and hard to find -- moths. WTIP’s Jay Andersen talks with naturalist Chel Anderson about the large, green luna moth.

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Dee and Steve Hedman of Duluth

West End News: July 2

Polly Erickson, the West End’s favorite blood collector, is once again asking for volunteer donations when the bloodmobile is in town on Tuesday, July 21.
 

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Smallmouth bass

Friday Fish Report for July 3

Crawlers or fly fishing has been the ticket for brook trout at Carrot Lake in 10 to 15 feet and Loft Lake in 15 to 20 feet.


Mural by David Gilsvik

Anishinaabe Way: Butch Deschampe

Grand Portage Band member Butch Deschampe comes from a long line of fishermen, including his Grandfather Joe and his father Sam Deschampe.

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Monday Hikers

Where: 
meet at Cook County Senior Center, Grand Marais
When: 
Mon, 08/03/2015 - 9:30am - Mon, 09/28/2015 - 9:30am

All are invited to join the Monday Hikers. They meet at 9:30 am at the Cook County Senior Center in Grand Marais to carpool, or at trailheads.

Sen. Al Franken

Sen. Franken releases rural health care report

This week Minnesota's U.S. Sen. Al Franken released a rural health care report, including information he received at roundtable meetings with providers in Grand Marais and Silver Bay.

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