Local News

'Home for the Holidays' event at Last Chance Gallery

The Last Chance Gallery is having their 9th Annual Holiday Market, Friday and Saturday, November 28 and 29.


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Weekend News Roundup for November 21

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


Forum: Completing your health care directive, November 25

The North Shore Health Care Foundation hosts a Community Open Forum Tuesday afternoon, November 25th, designed to help peop


Andrew Beavers reports news from Lutsen Town Board meeting

November's Lutsen Township Board meeting included discussion about replacing the supervisor position being vacated by Ginny Storlie, problems with highway guardrails, and the annual Fire Departmen


The beacon is lit

Split Rock Lighthouse remembers the Edmund Fitzgerald

The annual Mustering of the Last Watch ceremony for the crewmen aboard the Edmund Fitzgerald is held at Split Rock Lighthouse in Two Harbors, MN on November 10th.


Commissioner Garry Gamble

Plowing the Irish Creek road is a pricey undertaking

The cost of  the Irish Creek Road Subordinate Service District is running higher than anticipated.


Great Expectations

Latest update from GES

Great Expectations School is about to get hooked up to broadband.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with GES board member Jeff Kern about broadband and about the school’s character development asse


Sen. Al Franken

Sen. Franken shares his views on net neutrality

Net neutrality is a hot topic nationally, but with all the political clouds swirling around the topic, you have a right to be confused. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Sen.


Rep. David Dill

Rep. Dill talks about the changing face of the Minnesota House

The Minnesota House has Republican leadership now. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Democratic Rep. David Dill about some of the anticipated changes.


Meteorologist Carol Christenson

Weather to continue wintery

We’ve missed most of the big snow and it looks like we’ll continue to miss more of it. Cold temps on the other hand will stick around.