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North Shore corridor important to fall migration

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

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Seed Saving and Planting for Fall

Nick Wharton, who runs a CSA in Cook County and Jerry Goettl, the founder and owner of Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds,


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Weekend Outdoors with Larry Weber September 4

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. Tune in to North Shore Weekend from 7-10 Saturday mornings on WTIP to listen to Larry live, download and listen at your convience, or subscribe to a podcast.

Photo of Lobster Mushroom courtesy of Sharksbaja 


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Weekend Wrap for Sept. 4

Each weekend the WTIP News Department assembles the week’s important news stories to play here on North Shore Weekend.

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Walking the Old Road: Making A Living

Making a living was often a struggle for the people of Chippewa City who retained a close connection to the land yet were forced to assimilate to mainstream ways of making a living.


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AMPERS

AMPERS, Diverse Radio for Minnesota's Communities, is the second largest public radio


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Local Fishing Report for Labor Day Weekend

9/3/10 – There are lots of fish in Cook County lakes, the trick is to know where they are and how to catch them.

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Efforts to expand broadband access continue

Compared with the rest of the world, the United States isn’t very well connected. The information highway slows to a crawl before it reaches much of rural America, including Cook Count

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Lodging tax revenues project an upbeat picture

Lodging tax revenues for the month of July were up from June in the county according to the latest report from the Cook County Auditor-Treasurer’s office.
 

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Of Woods And Words: How to Meet Your Neighbors

In the summer, in the woods, solitude can feel like an illusion. During the winter, just a handful of people live on our bay and life unfolds quietly, as if on your own whim.

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Lizard Lake fire update

The Lizard Lake fire is starting to quiet down. A combination of water dropping and high humidity is helping.

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Early fall means the loons are gathering

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

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Plein Air painting competition under way in Grand Marais

Artists Neil Sherman and Brian Stewart visited The Roadhouse Aug.


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