Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.
Inuit sculptor David Ruben has gained worldwide recognition for his carvings for over 30 years. In 1988, he was named to the Sculptors Society of Canada.
Area artists are gearing up for this summer’s Hovland Arts Festival. This year in addition to featuring Grand Portage and Hovland artists, the Festival has opened up to all county artists.
On Tuesday, March 1 the Cook County Republican party met for its Basic Political Operating Unit convention.
The Grand Marais Rec Park board met to discuss several items they want to deal with before the summer season starts Memorial Day.
The Family Planning office in Grand Marais is a source for help with women’s reproductive health services. Director Kristen Blomberg is concerned funding cuts may negatively affect the program.