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Chris Hoglund (by Stephan Hoglund)

Local student qualifies for state poetry slam competition

Ever had to get up in front of crowds of people and share some of your most intimate and personal thoughts?


Vintage radio

Weekend News Roundup for March 12

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


DST Poster

Spring ahead early Sunday morning

It’s time to push the clock forward by 60 minutes during the wee hours of Sunday, March 13 – 2 a.m. local time.


Great Lakes Basin

Algal growth threatens health of Great Lakes, report warns

By JOHN FLESHER
AP Environmental Writer
March 9, 2011


Mayor Larry Carlson

Council grants new venue for Classic Car Show

The Grand Marais City Council met on Wednesday and made a couple of automotive decisions. WTIP’s Jay Andersen has this report.


Township elecions

Township elections were Tuesday, March 8

Township elections and annual meetings were held Tuesday, March 8 in Lutsen, Schroeder and Tofte. Each township held elections for one three-year term supervisor and a two-year tern treasurer.


Cook County Independent School District 166 main campus in Grand Marais

EATS fundraiser this Thursday at CCHS

With Cook County School District facing ongoing funding cuts and declining enrollment, learning opportunities for students are increasingly at risk.  As a way to offset losses in funding, the Coo


Brea Boomer

Viking girl's basketball player Brea Boomer talks about her 1000th point

Cook County girl's basketball player Brea Boomer recently scored her 1000th career point.  She joined WTIP's Jay Andersen on "Daybreak", March 9 to talk about that achievement and other