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Briand Morrison makes music to accompany father George Morrison's art

Dave TerSteeg & Ann Possis welcomed local jazz guitarist and composer Briand Morrison to Studio A March 13. He's working on a new project called "Briand Morrison Presents Musical Impressions, The Art of George Morrison," in which he composes and performs music to accompany a series of slides of his father's work. In this interview he explains the project and share three of the 12 songs. You can learn more about Briand and his work at www.briandmorrison.com.


Spring crust skiing on the Temperance River in Tofte

West End News: March 26

Here is a good deal.  On Thursday, April 9th, a free visit to the dentist is available for all young people ages 18 months to 26 years old.  The free services include an exam, cleaning, x-ra


The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSP: The Role of Collaring in Moose Research

The moose population in northeast Minnesota has been in decline over the past decade. In this edition of the Lake Superior Project, Dr.


Gordon Thorne, Paul Mayasich and Al Oikari

Who: 
Gordon Thorne, Paul Mayasich and Al Oikari
When: 
Sat, 04/04/2015 - 3:15pm
Where: 
Papa Charlie's 467 Ski Hill Road, Lutsen

 Gordon Thorne, Paul Mayasich and Al Oikari perform at Papa Charlie's on Saturday, April 4 from 3:15 to 5:45 PM.

Timmy Haus

Who: 
Timmy Haus
When: 
Fri, 04/03/2015 - 9:00pm
Where: 
Papa Charlie's 467 Ski Hill Road, Lutsen

 Singer/songwriter Timmy Haus takes the stage on Friday, April 3 starting at 9 PM at Papa Charlies's in Lutsen.

Eric Frost and Friends

Who: 
Eric Frost and Friends
When: 
Fri, 04/03/2015 - 8:00pm
Where: 
Voyageur Brewery Co., 233 W Hwy 61, Grand Marais.

 Eric Frost and Friends will be playing on Friday, April 3 from 8 to 11 PM at Voyageur Brewery Co.

Dance Party with DJ Beavstar

Who: 
Dance Party with DJ Beavstar
When: 
Thu, 04/02/2015 - 9:00pm
Where: 
Papa Charlie's 467 Ski Hill Road, Lutsen

 DJ Beavstar keeps the music coming on Thursday, April 2 from 9 PM to 1 AM at Papa Charlie's.

Gordon Thorne

Who: 
Gordon Thorne
When: 
Thu, 04/02/2015 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Poplar River Pub, 5700 West Hwy 61, Lutsen

 Gordon Thorne will perform on Thursday, April 2 from 6 to 8 PM at Poplar River Pub.

6th Annual Kids Plus Easter Egg Fundraiser

Who: 
Kids Plus
Where: 
Cook County Community Center and 4-H Log Cabin, Grand Marais
When: 
Sat, 04/04/2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

Kids Plus hosts its 6th Annual Easter Egg Fundraiser on Saturday, April 4, at the Cook County Community Center and 4H Log Cabin in Grand Marais.

School News from Oshki Ogimaag: March 25

Jack and Christina report the latest School News.


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Karen Babine discusses her new book, "Water and What We Know"

Karen Babine, an English professor who grew up in northern Minnesota, is just out with a book of essays exploring the meaning of place and identity: "Water and What We Know: Following the Roots of a Northern Life." She spoke with Ann Possis Mar. 13 about the book and why she feels place is so important in our lives. You can learn more about Karen and her writing at www.karenbabine.com.


The Great Place Project wants to know about your special place

It’s the second year for the Great Place Project, offering mini-grants for places that reflect the unique character and identity of the community.


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Commissioners talk roads and radio towers with MnDOT

Septic inspections and plenty of talk about roads and radio towers. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Cook County Commissioner Frank Moe.


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Dr. Seth Moore on the state of moose and moose research

Minnesota's moose are on the decline. Dr. Seth Moore, director of biology and environment with the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, talked with Ann Possis recently about what's affecting the moose, what researchers seek to learn by collaring both adults and calves, and much more. 


Tower

Commissioners resolve tower controversy – for now

On Tuesday, Cook County Commissioners unanimously voted to support a 180 foot ARMER radio tower for the Cascade tower location.


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