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Back to School on a Budget

Sara Hadley of Cook County Public Health and Human Services talked to WTIP about how to do back-to-school shopping on a budget. More information and tips are available at 218-387-3603.


Red Squirrel (Bob MacInnes / Flikr)

Wildersmith on the Gunflint: July 25

            Summer has stepped up, though not with a vengeance, while I begin this week’s Gunflint scoop.


Fisherman's Picnic Harbor Park Stage

Who: 
Fisherman's Picnic Harbor Park Stage
When: 
Thu, 07/31/2014 - 11:00am
Where: 
Harbor Park, Wisconsin St, Grand Marais

There will be local musicians performing all day on Thursday, July 31.  The stage will be set up in Harbor Park, in downtown Grand Marais.

Music on the Beach

Who: 
Joe Paulik
When: 
Thu, 07/31/2014 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior, Lutsen

Joe Paulik will perform at Lutsen Resort in Lutsen on Thursday, July 31 from 6 to 8 PM.

Joe Paulik

Who: 
Joe Paulik
When: 
Wed, 07/30/2014 - 9:00pm
Where: 
Bluefin Grille at Bluefin Bay Resort, Tofte

Joe Paulik will perform on Wednesday, July 30 from 9 to 11 PM at Bluefin Grille in Tofte.

Bughouse

Who: 
Bughouse
When: 
Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:00pm
Where: 
Gun Flint Tavern, 111 W. Wisconsin St. Grand Marais

Local band Bughouse (aka Rod and Friends) will perform on Wednesday, July 30 at 7 PM at Gun Flint Tavern in downtown Grand Marais.

Shane Martin

Who: 
Shane Martin
When: 
Wed, 07/30/2014 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Moguls Grille & Tap Room at Caribou Highlands, Lutsen

Shane Martin will take the stage at Moguls Grille and Tap Room in Lutsen on Wednesday, July 30 from 6 to 8 PM.

Open Mic Night

Who: 
Open Mic Night
When: 
Wed, 07/30/2014 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Gun Flint Tavern, 111 W. Wisconsin St. Grand Marais

Gun Flint Tavern will host Open Mic Night on Wednesday, July 30 from 5 to 9 PM.

Superior National Forest Update: July 25

Hi.  I’m Nancy Larson, District Ranger for the Gunflint Ranger District with this week’s edition of the Superior National Forest Update  -  information on conditions affecti


New exhibit: By Way of Water: Our History with Lake Superior

Who: 
Cook County Historical Society
Where: 
Cook County Historical Museum, 8 S Broadway, Grand Marais
When: 
Tue, 07/29/2014 (All day)
“By Way of Water: Our History with Lake Superior” is the new exhibit at the Cook County Historical Museum in Grand Marais.
Thomas Heffelfinger

Jury deliberating Scannell sexual misconduct case

The case of Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell who is accused of sexual misconduct with a teenage girl has gone to the jury.


Muddy Hike (Steven Depolo/Flikr)

Recommendation: slog through the mud

While it's tempting to skirt around muddy spots, the savvy hiker comes prepared to slog through it and stick to the main trail.


Black Bear

The current condition of deer and bears

WTIP spoke to DNR wildlife manager Dave Ingebrigtsen about two large animal species: deer and bears.


West End News: July 24

As Cindy and I stood at our patio doors at 3:30 in the morning on Tuesday, I thought, “Here we go again.” 
 


Joseph Tamburino

Scannell testifies in misconduct trial

Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell, accused of sexual misconduct testified in his own defense yesterday and will be cross examined today.


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