Deconstructing the latest census every 10 years is always interesting. Especially if a state is worried about re-apportionment of congressional power and census-driven grants and other funding.
Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.
GRAND MARAIS AREA
Our fishing expert, Jon Muhich of Buck’s Hardware, says it’s time to get back to serious fishing.
Around 20 people came to the County Courthouse in Grand Marais on a stormy, snowy evening earlier this month to talk about biomass energy. The December 9 meeting was organized by the Cook County
After 12 years as a county commissioner, Bob Fenwick was feted by courthouse employees and fellow boardmembers during Tuesday's meeting. Dec. 21 was Fenwick's last board meeting.
Cook County commissioners Tuesday made two moves to reduce next year’s projected levy increases. WTIPs Jay Andersen has the story.
Bullying is an issue in schools all over the country. But as a group here in Cook County is discovering, bullying goes far beyond the school hallways. WTIPs Jay Andersen has this interview.
Ever since EDA director Matt Geretschlaeger said this summer that he was going to resign, the question of who will lead the troubled economic development agency has been up in the air.
High speed internet connection just got cheaper if the Cook County Fiber Optic Network Commission has its way.