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Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: July 4

Take a listen to this week's "Mystery Noise," a feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show!



Your shoes are bound to get muddy at the Tofte Trek (viewminder via Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: Sounds from the Tofte Trek

Over the Fourth of July, Youth Radio Project member Audrey Summers went to the Tofte Trek, a 6 mile trail race through the mud.


Trail Running by seeannarun via Flickr.

Youth Radio Project interviews Jan Horak about the Tofte Trek race

Jan Horak is the creator of the Tofte Trek, an annual trail in Tofte, Minnesota, on the fourth of July.


Wobblers

Local fish report for Friday, July 5

According to our fishing expert John Muhich at Buck’s Hardware, the walleyes are once again hanging out fairly shallow…


Lutsen 99er

West End News: July 4

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Col. William Colvill

Col. William Colvill, a hero at the Battle of Gettysburg

WTIP's Jay Andersen spoke with former director of the Cook County Historical Society, Pat Zankman about the man for whom the town of Colvill was named.


Gunflint District Ranger Nancy Larson

When hiking: Be Prepared!

Pre-planning your hiking trip whether for a day or several days, is that important first step of the journey.


moon in scorpio by jabberwock on Flickr.jpg

Northern Sky: watch Venus at night, and Mars and Jupiter in the morning in early July

Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Minnesota Starwatch column.


Canada geese

A recovery success story: Canada geese

A lot of people have commented on the large numbers of Canada geese this year. WTIP’s Jay Andersen talks with Chel Andersen about a recovery success story.


Lake Superior beach

Magnetic North: The rest of my life

Welcome back to Magnetic North, where the summer solstice is over and days get shorter as I speak.
 

On the grill

Summer means time to grill, and grill safely

The 4th of July holiday ushers in full blown summer, and that means outdoor cooking! WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Grand Portage Emergency Management Director Mike Keyport about safe grilling.


Amy and Dave in Key West

Freemans' to continue adventures winter and summer

They travelled 11,000 over three years across North America, and now they’ll return next year to the Amazon for their sixth visit.


 

Check out two new videos highlighting local Lake Superior-centered initiatives!

Mon, 07/01/2013 - 1:44pm

With the help of local filmmaker Patrick Knight, we've recently produced two videos specifically for the Lake Superior Project.


Bump Blomberg

Boyd "Bump" Blomberg brings new music to The Roadhouse

Singer-songwriter Boyd (Bump) Blomberg stopped in to Studio A June 28 to chat with Buck & Dick and play gorgeous original music.


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