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Weekend News Roundup for May 24

Each week the WTIP news team puts together a roundup of the week's news.


Art Therapy Exhibit at the Care Center

The Cook County Care Center has been working with residents in an art therapy project.  WTIP volunteer Barb Heideman sat down with Kay Rosenthal, Activity Director at the Care Center, and Belle J


Project Fair at Sawtooth Mountain Elementary

The Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School Project Fair is an annual event and WTIP’s Martha Marnocha talked to some of the people involved in this year's fair. 
 


Senator Franken

Senator Franken Supports Water Resources

Water resources legislation and net neutrality are two


Commissioner Jan Hall

County Board makes interim sheriff decision

An update from the county Veteran Service Officer and a discussion of an interim replacement for the sheriff. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with First District Commissioner Jan Hall.


'gone fishing' by Molly Sabourin via Flickr photo sharing

DNR Launches Fish Minnesota Website

Minnesota fishing regulations and other helpful information are now available on a new, easy-to-use Minnesota Department of Natural Resources website.


'gone fishing' by Molly Sabourin via Flickr photo sharing

DNR: Protect Yourself and Minnesota Waters

The following information is courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
(May 20, 2014 news release):


Photo by Mitch Huang via Flickr.

The North Shore Music Association presents Erica Ternes with The Wolfgang

On Saturday, May 24, the NSMA is sponsoring a concert at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts. Kate Fitzgerald, the director of NSMA, talked to WTIP about the event.


Meteorologist Carol Christenson

Wet weather ahead, possible flooding

Rain and possible flash floods start the week, but the sun comes out afterwards. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Carol Christenson.