Local News

Violence Prevention Center reminds us of the power of positive thinking

The holidays are here, and it's good to be reminded of the power of positive thinking, positive words and positive actions.


Cook County needs foster care providers

Foster parents can play an important role in the life of a child and the recovery of a family.  WTIP’s Veronica Weadock spoke with Kristin Blomberg of Cook County Public Health and Human Se


Youth Ski League offers cross-country skiing activities

The Youth Ski League starts in January, but registration is Sunday and Monday, December 7th  and 8th.  North Shore Morning host Yvonne Mills spoke with Mike Crook, one


Meteorologist Carol Christenson

Weather: Chilly but there's a warm-up in sight

Yes, it will be chilly for the next couple of days, then slowly warm up to the 20’s by week’s end. But, not much snow.


Radio Maxim

Weekend News Roundup for November 29

Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top    news stories.


Rachelle Christianson

MNsure second open enrollment is in full swing

The second open enrollment period for MNsure is up and running.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with the patient support and enrollment specialist Rachelle Christianson.


"Light Up a Life" in memory of a loved one: December 4

Community members have the opportunity to celebrate the life of a loved one during the holiday season.


Sheriff Leif Lunde

Fall law enforcement calls half of summer's high

A roundup of law enforcement activities this month includes fewer calls to the Cook County Sheriff’s department than at the height of summer.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke Sheriff Leif Lunde..


Rep. Rick Nolan

Rep. Nolan talks about a long overdue adjustment for Grand Portage Band members

A long overdue adjustment has been made in the U.S. House affecting members of the Grand Portage Band. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with 8th District Rep. Rick Nolan.