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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.


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West End Township election results

West End Townships held elections Tuesday March 10th.
 


Grand Marais Playhouse presents "September Bears" on March 13

“September Bears” is a one-act play set in New York City around the time of the 9/11 attacks. It will be presented at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts this Friday, March 13.


On the Nature of Teaching: "Extend and Elaborate"

On the Nature of Teaching is a monthly segment on WTIP highlighting how we teach and learn in the natural world.


Garry Gamble

ARMER information discussed at commissioner meeting

At this week’s county board meeting, commissioners heard extensive presentations on the ARMER system as well as the cost to the county for the special prosecutor in the Scannell case.


Sheila Smith

Arts have big impact on region's economy

A recent study shows how important the arts are to the economy…especially here in the Arrowhead. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Minnesota Citizens for the Arts director Sheila Smith.