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Food shelves

Food assistance need is up along North Shore

Need for food assistance in North Shore is up 14% this year.  Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank has had their caseload increased for its mothers, children and

Robert Bly

Poet Robert Bly speaks at ACA on Wednesday

Robert Bly, one of the most important and influential poets in America, will present his work at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts in Grand Marais on Wednesday, May 5 at 7:00 pm.


 

WTIP’s First Thursday Community Conversation: “Suicide – not an option”

Join Jay Andersen, Barbara Jean Johnson, and their guests for WTIP’s First Thursday Community conversation: “Suicide – not an option,” 6-7 p.m. on May 6.

Sen. Al Franken

Sen. Franken: There will be Wall Street reform

Right now in Washington it’s the financial overhaul bill center stage. On Wednesday, WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Minnesota U.S.

Commissioner Bob Fenwick

Local boards continue to move ahead with 1% sales tax projects

Groups looking for project funding through the 1% sales tax continue to meet, preparing to bring their findings to the county board.