Local News

New 'Special Needs Basic Care' program offered through PHHS

Cook County Public Health and Human Services has a new program for disabled adults.


John Twiest

Cook County cyclists complete the Arrowhead 135 ultra-marathon

Two Cook County cyclists recently completed The Arrowhead 135, a winter ultra-marathon in northern Minnesota.


Local musher Erin Altemus achieves 4th place Beargrease finish

Local Cook County musher Erin Altemus of Mush Lake Racing recently took 4th place in the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. WTIP volunteer Mark Abrahamson spoke with Erin on North Shor


"Move It!" in February offered by the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic

You can “Move It” in February as part of a month-long event featured through the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic. WTIP host Jana Berka spoke with Amy Schmidt of the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic


Meteorologist Carol Christenson

February chill continues, but no record breakers

Cold weather to continue through mid-week, then a warming trend.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Carol Christenson..
 
 


Mayor Jay Arrowsmith Decoux

Benson appointed to city council

Tracy Benson is the new Grand Marais City Council member.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Mayor Jay Arrowsmith Decoux.

 


Bob and Ray

Weekend News Roundup for January 31

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


Rita Plourde

Birthing and other community health issues discussed at clinic meeting

The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic doctors held a public informational and listening session over the weekend to address options in pre and post-natal care.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with clinic CEO Ri


Stage Door: What is the role of a stage manager?

‘Stage Door’ takes us behind the scenes at the Grand Marais Playhouse.