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Iowa residents travel north to help at Gunflint Mail Run

The Gunflint Mail Run Sled Dog Race starts Jan. 6 at Trail Center Restaurant and Lodge, located 30 miles up the Trail from Grand Marais.

Pancake ice on Temperance River

River ice phenomenon in the Temperance River just before it enters Lake Superior, courtesy of Thomas Spence Images. Thanks for sharing, Tom! 

Gunflint Mail Run by Nace Hagemann

Wildersmith on the Gunflint January 5

Wildersmith on the Gunflint  -  January 5, 2018     by Fred Smith

Superior National Forest Update January 5, 2018

National Forest Update – January 4, 2018.

Terry and Lori Backlund have purchased the laundromat from Carline and Pete Gresczyk

New owners for local laundromat

At one time or another we’ve all visited a laundromat, but few of us think of them as business opportunities. Not so for Terry and Lori Backlund of Grand Marais.

Kristin Dearruda Wharton

Community conversations: Kristin DeArruda Wharton talks rural health care

In March 2017 the Bush Foundation announced a list of 24 fellowship winners who were selected based on their records of achievement and extraordinary potential to make significant contributions in the

Cook County Vikings basketball games live on WTIP Friday, January 19, beginning at 4:45 PM

Tune in Friday, January 19, when the Cook County Vikings basketball teams take on Carlton.

Grand Marais Art Colony is hiring (Applications due Jan. 21)

Grand Marais Art Colony
120 West 3rd Avenue, Grand Marais
Thu, 01/04/2018 (All day) - Sun, 01/21/2018 (All day)

The Grand Marais Art Colony is now accepting applications for two new positions:  a full-time Program Coordinator and a part-time 8-week summer Print Studio Intern. More information - i

Ambulance drivers, medical responders wanted at local hospital

Staff with North Shore Ambulance in Cook County are looking for drivers, emergency medical responders and emergency medical technicians in 2018.

West End News - January 4

West End News 1/4/18

Township elections are in March, but the filing period is now

Election filing open now for township elections

Citizens in Lutsen, Tofte and Schroeder interested in serving on their respective township boards need to file now to be eligible for election in March 2018.

Jim McGowan in Studio A

Jim McGowan wraps up 2017 with great music on The Roadhouse

One of our favorite musical guests, Jim McGowan, stopped by Studio A for the last show of 2017. He shared delightful music to start your new year off right. 


Planning some changes in the new year? Expert says make BIG ones to succeed

It's that time of year when many of us plan to eat better, exercise more, lose weight, watch TV less...the list goes on. Prof. Chris Wharton of Arizona State University's College of Health Solutions has a surprising suggestion: Change as many things as you can all at once. Tracy talked with Prof. Wharton about his ideas and why they might just work. A few websites he suggests:

The Federales. Photo by Darin Kamnetz

A chat with The Federales on the Scenic Route

The Federales are an alternative country band based out of Minneapolis that modernizes classic country elements to create a timeless, enjoyable sound with wonderfully fun and inspired songwriting.

Magnetic North - January 04 with Vicki Biggs-Anderson

Magnetic North 1/3/18
The True Cost of Love and Art

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