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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.


Rich Mattson & Germaine Gemberling

Who: 
Rich Mattson & Germaine Gemberling
When: 
Thu, 11/13/2014 - 7:00pm
Where: 
Gun Flint Tavern, 111 W. Wisconsin St. Grand Marais

Rich Mattson and Germaine Gemberling will be playing at the Gun Flint Tavern on Thursday, November 13 starting at 7 PM.

Open Mic Night

Who: 
Open Mic Night
When: 
Wed, 11/12/2014 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Gun Flint Tavern, 111 W. Wisconsin St. Grand Marais

The Gun Flint Tavern will host Open Mic Night on Wednesday, November 12 from 5 to 9 PM.

Timmy Haus

Who: 
Timmy Haus
When: 
Sun, 11/09/2014 - 7:00pm
Where: 
Gun Flint Tavern, 111 W. Wisconsin St. Grand Marais

Timmy Haus will perform on Sunday, November 9 from 7 to 10 PM at Gun Flint Tavern in downtown Grand Marais.

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


Autumn Moose, by Thomas Spence

Local photographer Thomas Spence caught sight of a majestic moose over the weekend.   See more pictures of area wildlife and more in our 

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  • Voyageur Brewing Company opening in early 2015

    Grand Marais will soon have a source for local craft beer and a taproom where both seasonal and "flagship" beers can be enjoyed.


    Tamarack fall color (Larix laricina)

    Weekend Outdoors with Larry Weber: October 18th

    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.


    Pinhole Camera (David / Flikr)

    Northern Sky: October 18

    Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Minnesota Starwatch column.


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    Weekend News Roundup for October 18

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


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