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Rep. Erin Murphy

State budget issues discussed by Rep. Erin Murphy

Education and health care funding are big budget issues for the Minnesota Legislature this session. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with House Deputy Minority Leader Rep. Erin Murphy.


Painting by Jan Attridge

Spring Events at the Grand Marais Art Colony

From an art excursion to the Twin Cities to the Eric Thomas Emerging Artist Award – these are just a few of the upcoming events offered through

Annual Kids Plus Easter Egg Fundraiser, April 4

This Saturday is the annual Easter Egg fundraiser, held at the Community Center in Grand Marais. WTIP volunteer Tracy Benson spoke with Diane Booth about this event on North Shore Morning. 


Brown Bag lunch provides grant application information for nonprofits: April 1

During the month of April there will be a series of presentations, including tomorrow's Brown Bag lunch, providing new information and ideas to area nonprofits. WTIP volunteer Yvonne Mills sp


Randy Sabien

"Spring Dance" feaures Randy Sabien and the Unusual Suspects on April 4

You’re invited to put on your dancing shoes and come to the North Shore Music Association’s music and dance event on April 4.


Sheriff Pat Eliasen

Sheriff to launch interactive website

The Sheriff’s department will soon have an interactive website featuring new crime mapping softwear. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Cook County Sheriff Pat Eliason.

 


Rita Plourde

Moving Matters, especially back from "the fiscal cliff"

The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic is involved both with Moving Matters and the Great Places Project. The clinic and other rural clinics have made the hurdle back from an impending fiscal cliff.


Grey wolf

Wolf reinstatement leaves some without predator control options

Last winter a federal judge ruled to return the wolf to the Endangered Species List.


Child Protection in Cook County

Child protection is a community effort, and locally we have the support of Cook County Public Health and Human Services.