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Weekend News Wrap June 19

Each week the WTIP News Department provides a summary of the stories it has been following that week. Tune in to WTIP's North Shore Weekend Saturdays from 7:00 to 10:00 a.m.


Strikepoint performers

Handbell ensemble to appear at Bethlehem Lutheran

The strikepoint is the place on a handbell which produces the purest sound and truest pitch.

Antique cash register

County sees first 1% sales tax figures

County Auditor-Treasurer Braidy Powers has received the first figures from the Department of Revenue for collection of the 1% local option sales tax.

Wm Kelly High School, Silver Bay

Lake Superior School District denied shift to 4-day week

The Minnesota Department of Education has rejected Lake Superior School District's application, to go to a four-day school week this fall.

Ditch repair work at Cedar Grove Business Park June 10, 2010

EDA close to settling Cedar Grove disputes - CORRECTION

In the WTIP News story: EDA CLOSE TO SETTLING CEDAR GROVE DISPUTES, the information supplied to WTIP by the EDA director regarding the total amount of legal costs incurred with Swanson L


Blue bead lily

Summer plants are blooming

Summer plants are blooming and fruiting. Ferns are worth watching, June berries, moose maple and lots of flowers are ahead of schedule.