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Weekend News Roundup for June 24

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. Local election challenge, carp in the news, Rep.

Cook County Sheriff's Office Search & Rescue responded to the call in Colvill.

Injured hiker rescued at Kadunce River

Cook County Search & Rescue and Colvill Fire Department successfully rescued an injured hiker at the Kadunce River this afternoon.

Johnson Heritage Post

Johnson Heritage Post opens new exhibit

The Johnson Heritage Post in Grand Marais is opening a new exhibit Friday, June 23.

Chik Wauk Museum and Nature Center had an interesting visitor this week.

Wildersmith on the Gunflint - June 23

Blessings from the heavens have been raining down on the territory as I begin keying this week's scoop.

Superior National Forest Update: June 23

Hi. I’m Tom McCann, resource information specialist, on the Superior National Forest, with the National Forest Update - information on conditions affecting travel and recreation in the Toft

Rep. Rick Nolan

Rep. Nolan discusses his decision on running for governor, stance on copper mining

He’s not running for governor, but he did host some colleagues from the other side of the aisle for a mine tour. WTIP's Jay Andersen spoke with 8th District Rep. Rick Nolan.

ATVing is enjoyable, but remember to follow the safety regulations.

ATV season off to a tragic start statewide

A decade ago there were fewer than 100,000 all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) registered in Minnesota; today that number has jumped to nearly 300,000. In recent weeks,  a number of ATV accidents ma

Commissioner Heidi Doo-Kirk

Commissioners discuss review process for county administrator

During a Committee of the Whole discussion in the Cook County Courthouse on Tuesday, June 20, the commissioners and staff discussed the process of reviewing the performance of the county administrator

McGough Construction at work on the new Public Works Facility

Former Tomteboda Resort now a busy construction site

In November 2016, the City of Grand Marais hired McGough Construction to serve as the construction manager for the city’s new public works facility.

West End News: June 22

With the solstice comes the true arrival of summer. And with summer comes an array of outdoor activities here in the west end.

Assistant County Attorney Jeanne Monson leaves Grand Marais with the Flame of Hope

Cook County law enforcement and youths take part in Special Olympics Torch Run

The North Shore welcomed the Flame of Hope Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics on June 19 and 20.

Screenshot from campsite on Tuscarora Lake

Boundary Waters campsite left in 'sickening state'

A campsite on Tuscarora Lake inside the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness was left in disarray by unruly campers.

10th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival

WTIP is proud to announce the schedule of bands for the 10th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival, September 8-10.

Chippewa City church

LSProject: Stories of Chippewa City

Chippewa City, a townsite just east of Grand Marais and home to the St. Francis Xavier Church, remains an important community in the history of Cook County.


News from the health care foundation: awards and grants

County dental care program receives an award, also gets additional funding and local agencies are awarded health care funding as well.

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