Local News

Taking Down the Old Theater/Stephan Hoglund

Buck Benson remembers the old Shore Theater

The old Shore Theater building in downtown Grand Marais is being dismantled.


Community Center site plan

Commissioners agree to support new community center – with caveats

The purpose of their May 24 work session was for the county commissioners to agree to support – or not – proceeding with planning for a new community center.


Rep. Chip Cravaack

Duluth councilman announces run against Cravaack

A Duluth city councilman today announced his plans to challenge U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.


Minnesota State Capitol

Session ends without budget compromise

The deadline for the end of the Minnesota legislative session has come and gone. No budget deals have been reached and a special session looms on the horizon.


Carol Christenson, National Weather Service -- Duluth

Weather Talk with Carol Christenson

Tornadoes in North Minneapolis, frost in the North Shore forecast. WTIP’s Jay Andersen has this interview with National Weather Service meteorologist Carol Christenson.


Sen. Amy Klobuchar

Sen. Klobuchar on tourism in Minnesota and tornado damage in North Minneapolis

Minnesota’s U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar spoke with WTIP’s Jay Andersen Tuesday morning on “Daybreak”.


Rep. David Dill

No budget in sight on last day of session

The final day of the Minnesota legislative session has arrived but there's no sign that Gov. Mark Dayton and GOP majorities are anywhere close to a deal on the state budget.


Grand Marais Library

Library move is getting closer

The Grand Marais Library is just a couple of weeks away from moving to a temporary location while the building is being renovated and expanded. WTIP's Jay Andersen has this report.


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Weekend News Roundup for May 21

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