Ebola virus

Cook County prepares for Ebola

Hospitals and clinics the country over are preparing their staffs for dealing with Ebola. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke Dr. Jenny Delfs and Public Health Nurse Joni Kristenson.


Lake County Journal: Eerie Wilderness Stories

Hear stories about ghosts and other eerie experiences in the wilderness from the folks at the Lake County Journal.

Meteorologist Mike Stewart

Winter is around the corner

Snow, wet and heavy but not much of it. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Mike Stewart about winter around the corner.


Sunny's Back Yard: Chipmunk Story

Sunny prepares for the transition to winter, and remembers a favorite chipmunk in this edition of Sunny's Back Yard.

Mt. Holmes

Gus' Wild Side: Life at the top of Mt. Holmes

Gus has spent time working as a park ranger in Yellowstone National Park. Here he tells us about some of his experiences living remotely in a fire look-out cabin.

CCLEP Presents "Building Science is No BS"

"Building Science is No BS" is one of three energy videos produced by the Cook County Local Energy Project, or CCLEP, with the help of a grant from Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERT).

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Video Courtesy of Local Organization

WTIP receives photographs and videos from a variety of local organizations.  

Beavers (Castor canadensis)

Weekend Outdoors with Larry Weber: October 25th

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.

Superior National Forest Update: October 24

Suzanne Cable, Assistant District Ranger for Recreation & Wilderness for the Gunflint and Tofte Districts, provides this week's National Forest update.

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.

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