WTIP invites community members to participate in a new project designed to bring a wider range of voices to the air.
It was great to hear a recording of my dad, Frank Hansen, on the radio again during the Beargrease sled dog race a couple of weeks ago. Frank authored the West End News for many years, first in
Dr. Seth Moore is Director of Biology and Environment with the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.
You can make your own personalized Valentine, attend a fiber retreat, or plan for July's Grand Marais Art Festival.
Lonnie Dupre summitted Denali a few weeks ago after three previous attempts, becoming the first person to ever accomplish this solo in January. He stopped in to Studio A Jan. 30 for a long chat with Buck about what it was like and how he feels about finally making it. You can learn more about Lonnie and his projects here.
In 2010, Natalie Warren & Ann Raiho were the first two women to paddle 2,000 miles from Minneapolis to Hudson Bay, recreating Eric Sevareid's route in "Canoeing with the Cree." Since then, Natalie has been involved in a number of efforts to inspire people, especially youth, to learn about and from their local rivers, and to protect them. She stopped by Studio A Jan. 30 to chat all about it with Buck. You can learn more about her efforts at wildriveracademy.com and www.hudsonbaybound.com.
Last week, Cook County School students enjoyed a visit by former Denver Broncos Steve Fitzhugh.
The Cook County board is being asked to add two ARMER towers for better emergency coverage. The county ordinance calls for towers no higher than 199 feet.
Kalina reports the latest School News.
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. WTIP volunteer Mary Manning spoke with Marybeth Wilkes of the Violence Prevention Center on North Shore Morning.
Catalyst Dance will be returning to the Arrowhead Center for the Arts with a performance titled “Niicugni.” WTIP volunteer Marnie McMillan spoke with James Everest of Catalyst Dance o
Winter, snow, travel conditions. How does the use of road salts fit in? Their use is controversial, considering the harsh impacts they can have on the environment.
Raina and Jacob report the latest School News.
There’s a new phone scam surfacing in Cook County. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Sheriff Pat Eliasen about phony Microsoft phone calls.