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Minnesota joins four other states in Asian carp lawsuit

Five states are suing the federal government and Chicago's water department in federal court, demanding stronger action to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes.

Weekend Wrap

Weekend News Wrap July 17

Each week the WTIP News Department provides a summary of the stories it has been following that week.  Tune in to WTIP's


Road work

Traffic on London Road in Duluth to be detoured on July 19

Southbound London Road in Duluth will be closed between 40th Avenue East and 21st Avenue East on Monday, July 19, from 9a.m.

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Local Fish Report for July 16

7/16/10 -- There are lots fish in Cook County lakes – the trick is to know where they

Bull moose in Superior National Forest

Superior National Forest project funding proposals sought

The Superior Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) is seeking proposals for projects that would enhance forest ecosystems or restore and improve Forest health and water quality on the Superior Nation

Commissioner Jim Johnson, far right

Commissioner discusses Superior National Golf Course issues

The status and future of Superior National Golf Course was a topic of discussion on the AM Community Calendar, Wednesday July 14. Commissioner Jim Johnson spoke with WTIPs Jay Andersen.

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A big day for the "Big Lake" this Sunday

There’s only one “big lake” around here, and that’s Lake Superior.  Native Americans in the region called it Gichigami, meaning “big water,” and they were

Sue Futterer and Tim Nelson

County OKs new fees schedule

Cook County Planning and Zoning officer Tim Nelson returned to the County Board with explanations for some fee increases proposed at a previous meeting.