The EDA’s housing survey is in and so are AEOA figures for fuel assistance. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with EDA president Howard Hedstrom
Among other topics, trails and roads were discussed at this week’s county board meeting. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke county commissioner Frank Moe.
The Cook and Lake counties soil and water folks are looking for your input to help craft a 10-year water resources plan.
Potential home buyers can find assistance through the AEOA’s Home Ownership Program.
Chloe reports the latest School News.
Local musicians Eric Frost & Bill Hansen visited Studio A Feb. 6 to play both covers and originals (Eric on guitar, Bill on dobro) and chat with Buck and Dick. Conversation ran the gamut from the recent TV taping at Papa Charlie's to falling through lake ice.
George Morrison was an Ojibwe artist from the North Shore who became a major figure in the modern art movement. Kristin Makholm is executive director of the MN Museum of Modern Art, which organized the exhibit opening Feb. 14. She spoke with Dick Feb. 6 about Morrison's art and influence, what you can expect to see at the exhibit, and much more. You can learn more about the exhibit here.
Christina, Raina and Alexis report the latest School News.
British guitarist Adrian Legg will be performing this Saturday at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts in Grand Marais.
The Cook County Robotics Team is hard at work building a robot for the competition in Duluth at the end of the month.
Instead of sitting in a room, Minneapolis therapist Dr. Matt Miller runs or walks by a client's side during their session. He talked with Buck Feb. 6 explain why he's doing this unusual form of therapy, why he believes it's so good for mental health to get outside and exercise, and how therapy and exercise enhance each other. You can learn more about Dr. Miller's practice here.
Chapter 2: Cricket
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Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minne
Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top news stories.
In this edition of WTIP's ongoing historical series, Moments in Time, Ted Young recalls Walter Bunn, an enigmatic Gunflint Trail neighbor on Hungry Jack Lake.