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Eric Thomas Emerging Artist Award seeking applicants

The Grand Marais Art Colony recently announced the Eric Thomas Emerging Artist Award.  Youth Radio Project hosts Sean MacDonnell and Lynden Blomberg spoke with Art Colony Director Amy Demmer, ISD


Meteorologist Carol Christenson

Winter hangs on, snow in forecast

Sunny, then snowy, but temps generally below average for the coming week. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson.


10th Annual Theater Sports Competition: March 23

It’s a blend of theater performance with elements of a sports competition – and it can be very exciting.


Radio theatre

WTIP Weekend News Roundup for March 21

Each week the WTIP news department puts together a    roundup of the week’s top news stories.


Cross River (Matt Becker /Flikr)

Schroeder Township elections and annual meeting update

The Schroeder Township Board held their annual meeting and elections on March 10.


Kimber Wraalstad

Hospital board reflects on care center 50th

The Cook County North Shore Hospital and Care Center board discussed the building expansion plans and budget as well as reflected on the care center 50th anniversary.


"Blue Zones: Secrets of a Long Life" presentation March 23

“Blue Zones: Secrets of a Long Life” will be featured at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts on Monday, March 23. WTIP volunteer Julie Carlson spoke with Tony Buettner of the Blue Zones


Lissa Radke

WTIP says farewell to Lissa Radke - long-time voice of the Lake Superior Binational Forum

The Lake Superior Binational Forum recently lost its EPA funding, and as a result WTIP will lose one of its monthly voices, that of Lissa Radke, coordinator with the Forum. WTIP host Joey De


Lutsen Township Board Annual Meeting and Election Results

The Lutsen Township Board recently held their annual meeting and elections on March 10.


Rose Arrowsmith DeCoux

"Once Upon a Folktale" storytelling class offered at North House March 27&28

“Once Upon a Folktale” is a storytelling class being offered at North House Folk School. WTIP volunteer Mark Abrahamson spoke with instructor