On Sunday night, June 19, a number of intense storms moved through northeastern Minnesota.
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Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days.
Minnesota swimmer Jillian Blezien hopes to swim across the English Channel. She has been training up the Gunflint Trail recently, including several long swims on area lakes.
Hi. I’m Becky Bartol, assistant ranger in planning, with the Superior National Forest Update - information on conditions affecting travel and recreation on the Tofte and Gunflint Districts
A new ping pong table is set up outside of the Grand Marais Public Library. The table is open to use for the public at no charge. The idea for the table came from Cook County resident Ann Possis.
It promises to be a nice early summer weekend. There’ll be a little rain here and there, but plenty of sunshine.
The owners of the Hungry Hippie Hostel near Hovland are dealing with a state inspection of their plumbing that has led to potential hardships.
Cook County adventurers Dave and Amy Freeman are spending a year in the wilderness. On a regular basis they’ll be sharing some of their experiences traveling the BWCAW.
The county has a new website, an expanded sign ordinance and many applicants for the Human Services director. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Commissioner Jan Sivertson.
Joint EDA moves ahead on workforce housing. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Economic Development Authority president Howard Hedstrom.
Next time you get a fishing license you’ll be asked to sign a statement that shows you know the rules for curbing aquatic invasives in the state.