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AEOA

AEOA's Home Ownership Program

AEOA’s homeownership program includes education and counseling as well as assistance with down payment and closing costs.  

Mark Sandbo

EDA moves toward addressing affordable housing issues

The Economic Development Authority met this week to explore a shift in emphasis from housing rehab to affordable housing projects.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with no longer chairman, but now presi


North Shore watershed map

WRAPS is new watershed collaborartion

WRAPS is the acronym for a  new water quality implementation plan.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with county water plan coordinator Ilena Berg about Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategi


veggies

Squash-a-thon!

Gardening, farming, eating… the Northwoods Food Project supports all that and more. 


credit cards

Scam awareness and prevention

Depending on where you shop and how you pay, there’s good reason to be concerned about the recent Target credit card scams.


Amy Marie Schmidt, RN

SAD can contribute to the long gray winter

If the long gray winter tends to get you down, it may be more than a temporary condition.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Sawtooth Clinic nurse Amy Marie Schmidt about Seasonal Affect Disorder.


Meteorologist Mike Stewart

Weather returns to "normal January"

The weather won’t stay balmy, but it will return to normal January temps.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Mike Stewart.


This year's "Night of the Notorious" takes place Monday, January 13 (Jeremy Marshall/Flickr)

Annual "Night of the Notorious" event takes place Monday, Jan. 13

The "Night of the Notable & Notorious" is the culmination of a semester-long project for the annual College in the Schools Composition class at Cook County High School.


2014 Varsity Alpine Ski Meet at Lutsen Mountains

The Cook County Vikings Varsity Alpine Ski Team Wins 2014 Meet at Lutsen Mountains

WTIP volunteer Mark Abrahamson had a chance to visit with Cook County skiers, coaches and parents at the Varsity Alpine Ski Meet at Lutsen Mountains on Friday, January 10, 2014. 


Early radio listening

Weekend News Roundup for January 11

Each week the WTIP news staff puts together a roundup of the news over the past five days.