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Instructor David Liechty

School News from Cook County Middle School, February 15

It’s that time of year again – History Day! In this edition of Cook County Middle School News, instructor David Liechty explains more about the Middle School History Day project.

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Local fish report for Friday, February 15

According to fishing expert John Muhich of Buck’s Hardware fishing went on despite all the snow.

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Cook County/Silver Bay takes fifth in State Alpine Meet

 Cook County/Silver Bay took fifth in the Minnesota State Alpine Ski Meet yesterday at Giants Ridge in Biwabik.

Heidi Doo-Kirk

Land exchange stirs debate at county board

Land purchases and land exchanges were part of the agenda at this week’s county board meeting. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Commissioner Heidi Doo Kirk.

Mark Sandbo

EDA: Superior National to add a few acres

New members, new officers and new committees at the EDA. WTIP’s Jay Andersen also spoke with Chairman Mark Sandbo about new land at the golf course and a new resident at the business park.

Charles Skinner, one of the founding members of the new Chamber, addresses the audience.

New County Chamber of Commerce gathering draws a crowd

More than 50 local business people and managers turned out for the launch of the new Cook County Chamber of Commerce  Tuesday, Feb. 12th at Sivertson Gallery in Grand Marais.

Gray wolf

Animal welfare groups launch wolf hunt lawsuit

MINNEAPOLIS — The Humane Society of the United States and other animal welfare groups filed a lawsuit Tuesday to restore federal protections for gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region tha

taconite pellets

New report highlights mining economy

A new report shows mining, processing and shipping taconite is responsible for 30 percent of the gross regional product in northeastern Minnesota.

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Fast and relentless: the northern goshawk

They’re fast, agile and relentless hunters of the forest. WTIP’s Jay Andersen talks with naturalist Chel Anderson about northern goshawks.

Super America of Grand Marais


104 E Highway 61
Grand Marais, MN 55614
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State Farm Insurance


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Silver Bay, MN 55614
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Mike's Holiday Station Store


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Grand Marais, MN 55604
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