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Summer takes on color in the woods, roadsides

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.


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Most MN small businesses eligible for healthcare tax credits

A report released last month shows that the majority of Minnesota’s small businesses are eligible for healthcare tax credits under the new national healthcare reform law. The report, &

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Local airports to receive federal grants

U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken and Rep.

Weekend Wrap

Weekend News Wrap Aug. 14

Each week the WTIP News Department provides a summary of the stories it has been following that week.  Tune in to WTIP's North Shore Weekend Saturdays from 7:00 to 10:00 a.


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City discusses what to do with its burn pile

The Grand Marais City Council has received several complaints about poor air quality when the city’s burn pile burns.

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Candidate filings end Aug. 17

The filing period for city, ISD166 school board and North Shore Hospital board ends Tuesday, Aug.17. So far only a few candidates have filed.
 

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Online parent seminar looks at college drinking

Going to college is a big transition, for students and parents.  It offers students greater freedoms, challenges and choices.

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Primary vote sets stage for change in county government

Voters in Commissioner Districts 3 and 5 went to the polls Tuesday and set the stage for what could prove to be a closely watched general election.


Carrots for the food shelf, grown in WTIP's community garden.

Garden produce welcomed at food shelf

Hey gardeners!  Got green beans coming out of your ears?  More zucchini than you can handle?  If so, the Cook County Food Shelf wants to see you…..and your vegetables.