Historic Edison Fishery at Isle Royale National Park, Michigan

National Park Service seeking public input on management at Isle Royale

The National Park Service is currently developing a Cultural Resource Management Plan for Isle Royale National Park.

Braidy Powers

Local governor’s race recount goes smoothly in county

According to Cook County Auditor-Treasurer Braidy Powers, the local governor’s race recount went smoothly on Monday with no challenges from either political party.

Cook County courthouse

County residents may see modest to large tax increases

The so-called Truth in Taxation – or T and T statements hit county mailboxes late last week prompting a flurry of phone calls and emails to County Assessor Mary Black.


All things snowflake

 Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist. She lives here in Cook County and joins us periodically to talk about phenology or what’s going on in the woods right now.

Snow in the Trees

Weekend Outdoors with Larry Weber November 27

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.

Old Italian table radio

Weekend News Roundup for Nov. 27

Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.


Vietnam veteran and local resident Tom Rawitzer on The Roadhouse

Local business owner and Vietnam veteran Tom Rawitzer stopped in to Studio A Nov. 12 to talk with Bob Carter in observance of Veterans Day.

Mark Morgan on the bathhouse roof

Rec Park bathhouse goes solar

Last week a small crew—helped by a crane—hoisted solar panels onto the roof of a bathhouse in the Grand Marais Rec Park. Mark Morgan is installing the panels on the bathhouse roof.

Bob Fenwick

County zeros in on final budget for 2011

Sawtooth Elementary third-graders: "I am thankful for...."

In celebration of Thanksgiving, 3rd-graders at Sawtooth Mountain Elementary share thoughts about what they are thankful for.

Night Train Racing Sled Dogs

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WTIP is searching for community memories of Leng’s Fountain, an old fashioned soda fountain that served phosphates, coffee, and ice-cream in the heart of downtown Grand Marais. In its day, it was a cornerstone of the community—a place where locals, newcomers, and tourists connected. Call 387-3161 to share your memory of Leng’s with WTIP. Your story will be recorded on our comment line and will help us tell the story of Leng’s Fountain in WTIP’s upcoming production “History Speaks: Remembering Leng’s Fountain.” That’s 387-3161. We look forward to hearing from you!

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