Local News

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.

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.

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.

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Weekend News Roundup for December 6

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

Borealis Chorale and Orchestra performs December 7&8

Selections from Handel’s Messiah will be just a portion of the music you can hear at the annual Community Christmas Concert.

December is a busy month at Grand Marais Art Colony

The Grand Marais Art Colony has a lot happening during the month of December. WTIP volunteer Tracy Benson spoke with Carolyn Fritz of the Grand Marais Art Colony on North Shore Morning. 

Wreath Weaving Class: December 6

North House instructor Lise Abazs will be offering a class ‘Wreath Weaving: the Traditional Balsam Bough Wreath’ on Saturday, December 6th from 9am to 1pm.  WTIP

Municipal pool

Municipal pool comes down

The Municipal Swimming Pool is coming down and the Rec Park staff is gearing up for the first day of reservations, just a month away. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with park manager Dave Tersteeg.

Kerrie Berg

Soil and Water to attack invasive species

The Cook County Board has signed off on an Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention plan with funding from the state/ WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Soil and Water district manager Kerrie Berg.

Northwoods Fiber Guild Holiday Sale & Open House: December 6

This year's Northwoods Fiber Guild Holiday Sale is Saturday, December 6th.