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Lodging tax revenues for October improve

Lodging tax revenues for the tenth month of 2012 were up compared to October of last year county-wide.

At home with the radio

Weekend News Roundup for December 1

Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week. An impaired waters study from MPCA, a conversation with Rep.

Snowmobile sign

Despite snow, snowmobile trails not ready for riding

Despite the recent snowfall throughout much of northern Minnesota, snowmobile trails are not yet ready for riding, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR).

Grand Marais lighthouse - photo from U.S. Coast Guard archives

Cook County Historical Society featured on PBS North WDSE TV

The Cook County Historical Society recently took possession of the orginal Fresnel lens from the Grand Marais lighthouse.

Mayor Carlson

Boards and committees have openings to serve

It’s heading toward the end of the year and that means winding up official business for the City of Grand Marais.

Teresa Borak

Still time to get your flu shot

Sawtooth Mt. Clinic still has flu vaccine and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wants you to use it up.

North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum

Tofte Historical Society Storytelling Dinner this Saturday

The North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum in Tofte is hosting its 3rd Annual Storytelling Dinner this Saturday, December 1st at Lutsen Resort on Lake Superior.

Commissioner Sobanja

Commissioner discusses county bond issues

The county gave the go-ahead to two issues of general obligation bonds. Commissioner Fritz Sobanja explained how bond issuances work.

Sen. Al Franken

Sen. Franken discusses the "fiscal cliff"

It’s been all over the news for weeks –“the fiscal cliff.” WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Sen.

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Cliffs spokeswoman talks about reductions in Silver Bay

Cliffs Natural Resources will idle part of its Silver Bay operation due to a slow down in the iron ore market.