Lightkeeper's House Museum

Latest news from the Cook County Historical Society

The Cook County Historical Society houses collections from Cook County’s past, along with exhibits reflecting that history.


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Black River Revue rocks The Roadhouse

Dick Swanson & Bob Carter welcomed all six members of the Black River Revue, a Duluth/Superior-based band, into Studio A Dec. 5. It was a crowded fun time featuring high-energy music mixing bluegrass instrumentation and their own unique sound. You can learn more about Black River Revue and their performance schedule here.


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Top food trends for 2015...is your fav on the list?

Ever wonder about how food trends get started? Bob Carter chatted Dec. 5 with Kelly Hensel, senior digital editor at the Institute of Food Technologists, about what goes into predicting food trends, and what flavors are 'hot' for 2015. You can learn more about their work here.


Jenni Bowring McDonough

First MNsure deadline approaches

A MNsure enrollment deadline is fast approaching for those who want their coverage to begin the first of the year. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with MNsure’s  media coordinator in St. Paul.


Timmy Haus

Who: 
Timmy Haus
When: 
Sun, 12/21/2014 - 8:30pm
Where: 
Gun Flint Tavern, 111 W. Wisconsin St. Grand Marais

Timmy Haus will play at the Gun Flint Tavern on Sunday, December 21 starting at 8:30 PM.

Eric Frost

Who: 
Eric Frost
When: 
Sun, 12/21/2014 - 3:15pm
Where: 
Papa Charlie's 467 Ski Hill Road, Lutsen

Eric Frost will play at Papa Charlie's in Lutsen on Sunday, December 21 from 3:15 to 6:45 PM.

School News from Oshki Ogimaag: December 8

Angel and Jack report the latest School News.


Falls of the Kazan River

High school student will give arctic canoe trip presentation: December 11

Local high school student, Carrie Palmer, will be giving a presentation on her recent Arctic canoe trip.


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Is your personal information really private online? Legal expert explains

Facebook is making changes to its privacy policy as of Jan. 1, so we thought we'd look into online privacy from a legal standpoint. Prof. Jane Kirtley, director of the U of MN Silha Center for the Study of Media Ethics and the Law, spoke with Dick Dec. 5 about what information  Facebook and other companies can legally collect and use. Bottom line? Buyer beware.
 


Industrial Tech Instructor Peter Johnson

Cook County School News: Meet Peter Johnson, the new Industrial Tech instructor

Peter Johnson is the new Industrial Technologies instructor at Cook County School. He shares information on new course offerings and exciting changes occurring within his department.


Meteorologist Carol Christenson

Winter warming trend on the way

The snow will stop and the temps will dip for about a day and then the rest of the week will warm up – maybe too much for some people’s taste.


Boundary Country Trekking

Location

11 Poplar Creek Drive
Grand Marais, MN 55604
United States
Phone: 
218-388-4487

Superior Salt

Location

Grand Marais, MN 55604
United States
Frank Moe

Commissioner-elect attends counties association meeting

Newly elected county commissioners are attending a meeting of the Association of Minnesota Counties. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with commissioner-elect Frank Moe in St. Cloud.


Francis Drouillard

Anishinaabe Way: Francis Drouillard

Francis Drouillard is a Grand Portage tribal member and a life-long hunter and fisherman. He is also my dad. I rode the back roads with him in his truck this fall, during the 2014 deer season.


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