Cook County, the City of Grand Marais, I.S.D. #166 and the Duluth YMCA are holding the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Cook County Family YMCA on Monday, December 10.
The First Congregational United Church of Christ will host a Blue Christmas Service at 7 PM, Thursday, December 6 to serve people who are going through a time of depression or grief during the Christm
Minnesotans in the 8th Congressional District have a new Representative in Washington DC. WTIP’s Jay Andersen recently spoke with Congressman-elect Rick Nolan.
Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Minnesota Starwatch column.
Local filmmaker Beau Larson and Lutsen 99er bike race director Adam Harju joined Bob Nov. 30 to talk about a new documentary film, "Breaking Trail," by Beau and filmmaker Carl Hansen, which looks at the history of Lutsen Mountains, biking in Cook County, and the third Lutsen 99er, coming up in June. The film premiered Dec. 1 at North House Folk School in Grand Marais.
The bellringers are out with their red kettles, the smaller kettles are on business counters and it’s all because of Mary Sanders.
The local weather is in for a quick change from somewhat balmy to colder. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson about up and down weather.
The Cook County Go Team is looking for at least 500 county residents to help evaluate the county economy in a Community Perception Survey.
Former state legislator Tom Berg's new book on 1970s state politics, "Minnesota's Miracle," offers lessons for today-
Bob visited recently with former state legislator Tom Berg, author of "Minnesota's Miracle: Learning from the Government That Worked," about state politics in the 1970s and how significant changes and advances were made through hard work and compromise.
Ann Possis chatted Nov. 30 with Barry Kudrowitz, assistant professor of product design at the U of MN, just in time for the holiday toy season. Barry designs everything from word games to roller coasters, and he believes play is important at every age. You can see his cool inventions here.
Lodging tax revenues for the tenth month of 2012 were up compared to October of last year county-wide.
There's so much going on at Sawtooth Mountain Elementary!
Local naturalist and retired teacher Larry Weber joins us each Saturday morning to share his observations on what's going on in the great outdoors.
Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week. An impaired waters study from MPCA, a conversation with Rep.
Story telling connects us to each other. Even if we have very different conclusions about life, if you tell me your story, I will listen.