Kate Welp, a surgical cardiac nurse at Mayo Clinic and regular Grand Marais Rec Park guest, founded Hands for Humanity in 2002, a few years after adopting her daughter from Ecuador. She joined Dave to explain the conditions and needs in Ecuador, what kinds of projects they do, and how volunteers are involved. You can learn more here.
Tracy Jacobsen was the executive chef at Bluefin Bay Resort before he retired. He now bakes bread under his own company name, North Coast Breads.
On Saturday the 13th you’ll be able to set up a net across the Kadunce River and net…water bugs.
The week’s weather starts out fine, thunderstorms will develop by Wednesday. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service Meteorologist Carol Christenson.
The pies at Clearwater Lodge have been a popular item up the Gunflint Trail this summer. And there is a new baker in charge at the historic lodge.
Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Minnesota Starwatch column.
Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. A new twist in the oil pipeline story. Moose on the minds of two commissioners.
ISD 166 school board goals include improved community communications. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Superintendent Dr. Bill Crandall.
Dr. Seth Moore is Director of Biology and Environment with the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.
Hi there my name is Cathy Jasperson, Customer Service Representative for the Tofte Ranger District.
With the berry and tourist seasons in full swing, there have been a number of encounters with bears and people recently along the North Shore and throughout the area.