Grand Marais arctic explorer Lonnie Dupre is poised to take the summit of Mt. McKinley, also known as Denali. His support manager is Hovland resident Tom Surprenant.
The ISD166 school board looked at ways to improve vocational programs at Cook County Schools. The Great Expectations board grappled with the good problem of class enrollment waiting lists.
Tom Wacholz, who heads ORB Management, is the county’s choice to be the construction management team for the community center project.
This winter the Gunflint Trail will again host “Mush For A Cure,” a 24-mile dogsled event to raise money to fight breast cancer.
Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.
The deadline to comment on how Isle Royale National Park should manage its cultural resources closes on January 16. The park is at the beginning of a process to come up with a Cultural Resource
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Our fishing expert, Jon Muhich of Buck’s Hardware, says Saturday, the 15th, TROUT season opens outside the BWCAW. It’s already open inside.
The Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation (DSACF) recently announced the distribution of more than a quarter million dollars in grants. Among the recipients are two local non-profits, WTIP N
In 2005 the City of Grand Marais contracted with Burbach Aquatics of Platteville WI to study replacement or renovation of its municipal pool.