Election 2014

WTIP begins 2014 election coverage

WTIP’s 2014 election coverage began October 7th with pre-recorded interviews featuring candidates running unopposed.


West End News: October 9

‘Tis the season for your annual flu shot and, as usual, the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic is making it convenient for West Enders to get their shot without driving all the way to Grand Marais.


The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Changing Lake Levels and the Economy

You might have noticed that water levels on the big lake have been way up this year. But is this just part of the lake’s normal trend or is it an anomaly?


Cook County Historical Society hosts Annual Meeting and Dinner: October 15

 The Cook County Historical Society invites all to attend their 90th Annual Meeting and Dinner on Wednesday, October 15, 2014.  WTIP volunteer Tracy Benson talked with Carrie McHug


Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

School News from Sawtooth Mountain Elementary: October 8

Morgan and Jacob report the latest School News.


Cook County Vikings

Cook County Schools to switch to nine-man football

ISD166 urges changing a holiday name, considers an adjusted levy and will convert to nine-man football next season. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Superintendent Beth Schwarz


Sunny's Back Yard: Too Much Zucchini

Sunny finds ways to deal with too much zucchini, and remembers a special rainy night with northern lights in this edition of Sunny's Back Yard.


Violence Prevention Center holds Candlelight Vigil of hope and remembrance: October 9

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and there will be a candlelight vigil this Thursday, October 9.


Eurasian milfoil infestation

Studying invasive water species on East Bearskin Lake

Recently Cook County Soil and Water hosted an outing on East Bearskin Lake.


Lake Superior Water Trail working to connect Ontario and United States

Ontario is currently in the process of developing a Lake Superior Water Trail to include the United States and Ontario shoreline in a collaborative effort. WTIP volunteer Mary Manning s


Bumble bee

Bee researcher documents native species

There are at least 35 species of native bees living in Cook County and most of them winter either under ground or in cavities. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with DNR bee researcher Crystal Boyd.


School News from Oshki Ogimaag School in Grand Portage: October 6

Jack and Raina report the latest School News.


John Mark Nelson

John Mark Nelson brings his talents to Grand Marais

Twin Cities singer-songwriter John Mark Nelson performed at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts on October 4th.


Art opening of Seven Grandfather Teachings at Grand Portage Community Center: October 10

 The Grand Portage Summer Youth Program is presenting an exhibition of paintings of The Seven Grandfather Teachings. These paintings will be featured at an art opening at the Grand Portage C


Robin Eschner

Composer prepares to capture John Beargrease race in music

California composer Robin Eschner has been awarded a grant to compose a piece of music to accompany the 2016 John Beargrease Sled Dog Race along the North Shore.


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