Sivertson Gallery hosts "Do You Raku? We Do!" on October 4

Sivertson Gallery is hosting ‘Do You Raku? We Do!’ on Saturday October 4th from 10am to 3pm.  WTIP volunteer Mary Manning spoke with C.J.


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Renowned sculptor Wayne Potratz visits The Roadhouse

Matthew Brown had the opportunity to speak with artist and educator Wayne Potratz Sept. 26. Wayne recently retired from the U of MN after 45 years of teaching, and was named the 2013 Outstanding Art Educator by the International Sculpture Center. He's guest artist at Last Chance Gallery during Crossing Borders, which runs every day from 10 to 6 through Oct. 5. You can learn more about Wayne and see his work here


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Minn. & Wisc. Sea Grant programs' award-winning research protects Duluth-Superior harbor infrastructure

Jeff Gunderson, director of Minnesota Sea Grant, spoke with Randy Eastlund Sept. 26 about work they did with  Wisconsin Sea Grant to identify and mitigate corrosion to the port of Duluth-Superior's infrastructure, thereby saving millions of dollars in future repair and replacement costs. You can learn more about the work of Sea Grant here. 


The Cook County Historical Society

The Cook County Historical Society

The Cook County Historical Society, in Grand Marais, Minnesota, works to collect, preserve and share knowledge about the history of Cook County, and relate it to the history of the State of Minnesota.


A Historical Look at Cook County ~ from the Cook County Historical Society

A historical look at Cook County, Minnesota.

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Thomas Spence

Picture and bio to come!


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Wet weather causes firewood shortage

Will Moore talks with David Howe of North Shore Timber Products Services to talk about the factors contributing to this season's low supply of firewood.


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Local Music Project: RadioWaves 2014 part 1

There were so many great acts and voices at this year's Radiowaves Festival, it was hard capturing them all!


Exhibit at Johnson Heritage Post features 'Five Generations of Art'

The Johnson Heritage Post in Grand Marais will be featuring “Five Generations of Art” in a new exhibit that runs through November 2.


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North Shore Music Association features silent auction and concert by John Mark Nelson: October 4

The North Shore Music Association will be featuring a silent auction in addition to a concert by John Mark Nelson and his 4-piece band at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts.


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Weather to turn more like fall

For the most part, our warm fall weather is probably finished. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson about sliding into fall.

 


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Weekend Outdoors with Larry Weber: September 27th

Local naturalist and retired teacher Larry Weber joins us each Saturday morning to share his observations on what's going on in the great outdoors.


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Weekend News Roundup for September 27

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


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Scannell to serve some jail time, probation and community service

Former Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell will serve time behind bars for his improper relationship with a teenage girl.


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Former county attorney due to be sentenced

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A former northern Minnesota county attorney is due to be sentenced for criminal sexual conduct.


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