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YMCA CEO Chris Francis on Community Center partnership

As planning for a new Cook County Community Center continues, one of the options being looked at is a management partnership with the Duluth YMCA.


"Looking at other community centers" interview series

Looking At Other Community Centers: Part 1

As planning for a new Cook County Community Center continues, we're taking a closer look at schools around the state that have attached community centers, to find out how that’s working and what


Calendar

Revised ISD166 School Calendar is WTIP’s First Thursday topic

The ISD166 school board has voted to try a different calendar for the 2012-13 school year.


Temperance River in Cook County, MN

Study monitors turbidity in Lake Superior streams

Many streams along the Minnesota coast of Lake Superior have been listed as impaired from either high turbidity or high fish mercury concentrations or both.  In this interview, WTIP volunteer Ver


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Lodging tax revenues for March are mixed

Lodging tax revenues for the third month of 2012 were relatively steady compared to March of last year county-wide.


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WTIP Weekend News Roundup for April 28

Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.


Earthworm

Earthworms: Good for Gardens, Bad for Boreal Forests

Ryan Hueffmeier knows a lot about worms.  He's a researcher with the Natural Resources Research Institute (NRRI) at the University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD), and Program Coordinator with Gre


Commissioner Martinson

Commissioner explains negative Historical Society vote

At the recent county board meeting – a funding request from the Historical Society, a new Lutsen Fire Hall, Boreal-TV and the community center.


Mayor Carlson

Mayor reports on Grand Marais council decisions

City storefront loans, a ZipLine deal, new animal ordinance revisions and Hizzoner is ready to fish.


Bill Beckstrand (Miles Drake)

Borealis Chorale Spring Concert on Tuesday Classics

The Borealis Chorale & Orchestra held it's annual spring concert on Sunday, April 1.