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.


Commissioner Garry Gamble

Commissioner discusses Superior National bonding strategy

The bonding package for Superior National Golf Course is complete. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Commissioner Garry Gamble about an amicable solution.


Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

School News from Sawtooth Mountain Elementary: October 22

Danielle and Nevaeh report the latest School News.


Gunflint Trail Scenic Byway Committee seeks public input

What makes the Gunflint Trail special, and how should it be preserved and maintained? WTIP volunteer Tracy Benson spoke with Nancy Seaton of the Gunflint Trail Scenic Byway Committee on


Turtle, Walking With Our Sisters Installation

Anishinaabe Way: Kara Louttit

Walking With Our Sisters is a traveling, commemorative art installation
created to honor the missing and murdered indigenous women of Canada


Learn about 'Life on the Ground in Palestine' - October 25

Joyce and Peter Fergus-Moore will be guest lecturers at Cook County Higher Education with ‘On the Ground in Palestine:  An Eyewitness Account of Life Under Occupation.’  The


Rep. David Dill

WTIP broadcasts special House District 3A candidate forum

WTIP North Shore Community Radio broadcast a special Minnesota House District 3A candidate forum on Tuesday afternoon, October 21st and the program was scheduled for re-broadcast Thursday evening, Oct


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Can uncertainty be motivating? Psychologist Ayelet Fishbach's research says yes

A new study to appear in an upcoming edition of the Journal of Consumer Research finds that uncertainty can be rewarding...specifically, that people put more effort into winning an uncertain reward. The lead author of the study, Dr. Ayelet Fishbach of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, joined Ann Possis recently to explain.


Beaver Pond (Don Davison)

Carol Johnston, expert beaver researcher, on how beavers affect our landscape

Dr. Carol Johnston is a professor of ecology at South Dakota State University who just received a National Science Foundation grant to compile her years of research on how beavers have affected the ecosystem at Voyageurs National Park. She talked with Dave TerSteeg Oct. 17 about how and why beavers dramatically alter the places they live. 


Human Trafficking Awareness event: October 24

Awareness is one of the first steps in addressing the problem of human trafficking.


Michael Monroe performing with a Seaton guitar. Photo: Nick Wosika

Michael Monroe debuts new CD, "Call of the Moose"

Dave TerSteeg & Ann Possis welcomed local singer-songwriter Michael Monroe to The Roadhouse Oct. 17 for music and chat. Michael just released a new CD, "Call of the Moose." You can learn more about his music and performance schedule here.


School News from Oshki Ogimaag: October 20

Jack and Jacob report the latest School News.


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North House class brings small living to Cook County

North House Folk School intern Mary Cowen took up a bold task for her final project - building a small home she could live in.


Become more involved with community radio at WTIP's Volunteer Open House: October 22

If you've ever thought about becoming more involved with community radio, you can stop in during WTIP's Volunteer Open House on Wednesday, October 22.


"The Thank-You Bar" performance installation at Arrowhead Center for the Arts: October 24 & 25th

The Minneapolis-based performance company of Emily Johnson and Catalyst will perform the  "The Thank-You Bar" at Grand Marais’ Arrowhead Center for the Arts on O


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