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Persistence: A Key Ingredient for Success - February 2, 2013

Summarizing research on persistence from an article in The Intelligent Optimist (  We can learn to develop our persistence to pursue

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Cook County Invite Nordic Ski Meet moved to Saturday morning

A weather forecast  for below zero temperatures on Friday, February 1, has caused the Cook County Invite Nordic Ski Meet to be moved to 11 AM, Saturday, February 2, on the 2.5 k

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Dupre has "a day at the office" at base camp on Denali

Grand Marais Arctic adventurer Lonnie Dupre had "a day at the office" Wednesday after returning to his base camp at 7,200 feet on Alaska's Denali.

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CC/SB boys win Centennial Ski Meet; girls take second

The Cook County/Silver Bay boys and girls Alpine Ski Teams took first and second Tuesday in the Centennial Invitational held at Giants Ridge in Biwabik.

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Commissioner talks about fiscal responsibility

Commissioner Garry Gamble spoke with WTIP's Jay Andersen about county fiscal accountability.

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Dupre at base camp; awaits airlift off Denali

Grand Marais adventurer Lonnie Dupre finished the last leg of his unsuccessful journey to reach the summit of Alaska's Denali Monday evening when he returned to his base camp.

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Viking boys beat Mesabi East in basketball; Storm lose in hockey

Colin Everson hit 26 points Tuesday night to lead the Cook County Vikings to a 62-48 home win over the Mesabi East Giants in boys basketball.

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Outfitter begins anti-moose hunt campaign

Gunflint Trail outfitter Sue Prom is adding to the growing call to stop Minnesota’s annual fall moose hunt in light of the animal’s continued, long-term decline.

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Northern Sky: Winter Stars & Saturn in West Quadrature

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


Redpolls returning to your feeders

Flocks of redpolls usually come down from their northern breeding grounds to visit our feeders every winter.


John Wright of Lehto & Wright flies solo on The Roadhouse

Buck Benson & Ann Possis welcomed John Wright, of Celtic-folk-Americana trio Lehto & Wright, to Studio A Jan. 18. He claims it was his first-ever solo performance. In any case, he plays some gorgeous guitar. The trio appeared at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts in Grand Marais Jan. 19.

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School News from Sawtooth Mtn. Elementary, January 28

This week in Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School News, MN Science Museum instructor Sam Horak discusses how the museum brings its hands-on exhibits to elementary school students in greater MN.

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Weekend Outdoors with Larry Weber: January 26th

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.

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Weekend News Roundup for January 26

Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.

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