Climate change is already damaging the fragile ecosystems of major national parks near Minnesota and throughout the rest of Great Lakes area.
The July 7 First Thursday Community Conversation broadcast featured information, questions and comments on the proposed community center project.
It is 10 days and counting for the shutdown of Minnesota state government, making it the longest of any in recent history.
Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.
Calls to the Cook County Sheriff's office are running ahead of the average. Sheriff Mark Falk says it was a busy Fourth of July and the past month was also active.
The Grand Marais Recreation Park is usually a busy place in summer.-- this month even more than ever. The reason is the government shutdown that has closed all of Minnesota’s state parks.
The Cook County Highway Department announced this morning that reconstruction on the section of County State Aid Hwy 8 from one half-mile south of CSAH 18 to the Airport Road began today.