Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.
Back in 2004, Lake Superior got a present – its very own official Day! Now, Lake Superior Day is held annually on the third Sunday in July in communities around the lake, both in the U.S.
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According to our fishing expert Jon Muhich of Buck’s Hardware, word is that fishing’s picking up as we do a full swing into summer.
Lodging tax revenues for April were up from the same month last year county-wide according to the latest report from the Cook County Auditor-Treasurer’s office.
Water levels are lower than usual in the Upper Great Lakes, which is bad news for the shippers who rely on those waterways.
In his monthly report, Cook County Sheriff Mark Falk talked with WTIP’s Jay Andersen about gun permits, summer traffic, graduation and upcoming bike events.
Believe it or not a weak tornado blew through north of Silver Bay overb the weekend.
Duluth is vying to win a community apple orchard, and they need the public’s help to get it. Randel Hanson is with UMD’s Department of Geographical Sciences.
More than 600 freshwater scientists from around the world are in Duluth this week for a conference called “Big lakes, Big world.” It’s the 54th International Conference on Great Lake