Local News

Northwoods Food Project will learn how our food dollars are spent with "Green Dollar Survey"

The Northwoods Food Project was founded eight years ago and is working to develop programs to increase local food production.


Area retailers meet to promote community engagement

There’s a new plan to help area retailers collaborate and engage with the community. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Suzanne Sherman and Jill Terrill on North Shore Morning. 


5th Annual Girl Scout Father-Daughter Dance, March 20

Featuring live music and snacks, the Cook County Girl Scouts will be hosting their 5th annual Father-Daughter Dance.


Update from Birch Grove Foundation

The Birch Grove Foundation is seeking nominees for its Board of Directors.


Carol Christenson

Cooler temperatures headed our way

There will be a return to more seasonal temperatures and conditions as the week progresses. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson about cooler temps headed our way.


Purple Iris

Friends of the Library host Garden Book Sale March 21

It’s getting close to spring and if your thoughts are turning to gardening, the Library Friends of Cook County are hosting a sale of gardening books.


Zenith

WTIP Weekend News Roundup for March 14

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


Narendra Modi

"India Changes Course" will be Great Decisions Discussion Group topic on March 19

­­­­­­­­­Great Decisions is a discussion program on world affairs and this month’s meeting will discuss recent political changes in India.


Tofte Township Board Annual Meeting and Election Results

The Tofte Township Board recently held their annual meeting and elections on March 10. WTIP volunteer Julie Carlson spoke with Tofte Township Supervisor Jeanne Larson on North Shore Morning. 


Rep. David Dill

Rep. Dill appointed to Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council

The Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council was established by the Legislature with the responsibility of providing annual funding recommendations to the Legislature from the Outdoor Heritage Fund.