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Resources available for suicide awareness, coping and prevention

September is National Suicide Awareness Month, and it's important to be aware of the complex issues surrounding suicide.


Sivertson Gallery hosts "Do You Raku? We Do!" on October 4

Sivertson Gallery is hosting ‘Do You Raku? We Do!’ on Saturday October 4th from 10am to 3pm.  WTIP volunteer Mary Manning spoke with C.J.


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Wet weather causes firewood shortage

Will Moore talks with David Howe of North Shore Timber Products Services to talk about the factors contributing to this season's low supply of firewood.


Exhibit at Johnson Heritage Post features 'Five Generations of Art'

The Johnson Heritage Post in Grand Marais will be featuring “Five Generations of Art” in a new exhibit that runs through November 2.


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North Shore Music Association features silent auction and concert by John Mark Nelson: October 4

The North Shore Music Association will be featuring a silent auction in addition to a concert by John Mark Nelson and his 4-piece band at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts.


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Weather to turn more like fall

For the most part, our warm fall weather is probably finished. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson about sliding into fall.

 


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Weekend News Roundup for September 27

Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top news stories.


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Scannell to serve some jail time, probation and community service

Former Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell will serve time behind bars for his improper relationship with a teenage girl.


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Former county attorney due to be sentenced

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A former northern Minnesota county attorney is due to be sentenced for criminal sexual conduct.


Update from Boreal Access

Boreal Access will be changing directions and expanding to a media-oriented non-profit. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with board members Steve Surbaugh and Patrick Knight.