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Rare opportunity: Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit at Science Museum of Minnesota

Ann talked Mar. 19 with Dr. Ed Fleming, curator of archaeology at the Science Museum of Minnesota in St. Paul, about the recently opened Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit, on display through Oct. 24.


 

Wisconsin high school senior Zach Simones lobbies to eliminate race-based mascots

Bob spoke with Zach SImones Mar. 19 about organizing students and the community, and lobbying the Wisconsin Legislature, in an effort to ban race-based mascots from Wisconsin schools.


Se. Tom Baak

Bakk ends bid for governor

District 7 Senator Tom Bakk this weekend decided to end his bid for the DFL endorsement for governor.


Betsy's bears

Art News for March 20 weekend

"Stations of the Cross" opens at the Art Colony at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday. Betsy Bowen submitted the painting at left for the exhibit.


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Weekend News Wrap March 20

Each week the WTIP News Department provides a summary of the stories it has been following that week. Tune in to WTIP's North Shore Weekend Saturdays from 7:00 to

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Learn about berries and Fruits

 Growing fruits and berries was discussed on Northern Gardening March 18. It will be rebroadcast at 6 a.m. Saturday, March 20.


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Field Notes: Wood Thrush

Field Notes with Molly Hoffman can be heard every Thursday, Fri


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Sen. Klobuchar questions Coast Guard nominee on small craft licensing

Minnesota’s U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar Thursday questioned Vice Admiral Robert J. Papp, Jr., the President’s nominee to be U.S. Coast Guard Commandant.


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Don't undervalue the state's public lands

Recently, a local logger delivered 12 cords of birch firewood to our yard. We always order our firewood at this time of year (it generally takes all winter to cut up the previous wood pile).


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“Stations of the Cross" opens Sunday at Art Colony

During the up-coming Easter season, a special exhibit is being hosted at the Grand Marais Art Colony.


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West End News March 18

Polly Erickson, coordinator of the recent West End blood drive, reports that the drive was successful once again.


Cook County Commissioners

Commissioners begin discussion of county administrator position

At a special work session Tuesday, Cook County Commissioners began discussing the creation of a county administrator position.


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