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Spring brings wildfire concerns

At about 7:30 last night, the Cook County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a party wondering if a burn permit had been issued for anyone in the Devil Track Lake area as they thought they sm


Plucked Up String Band in Studio A

Plucked Up String Band release debut album

The Plucked Up String Band recently released their debut album, "Rooftop to Floor" They stopped by The Roadhouse to celebrate the release, chat with host Dave and Brian about the process, an


Emergency managers, past and present - Valerie Marasco, Jim Wiinanen and Nancy Koss

Emergency Management -- changes and an award

Each year at the Cook County Emergency Services Conference, the emergency services community honors some of its members.


Sawtooth Mountain Elementary - School News May 01, 2018

Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School News - May 01, 2018
with Jack, Elizabeth and Hunter.


Pigeon River High Falls in Grand Portage

WTIP listener-member Gary Siesennop captured this video of the High Falls in Grand Portage in late April.

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Richard Painter

Richard Painter talks with WTIP about run for Senate

Richard Painter, a longtime Republican and former ethics lawyer for President George W. Bush, announced during a press conference in the Twin Cities on Monday that he's running for U.S.


Fire activity as part of the emergency services conference on April 28. All photos by Rob Wells

Fire training 'lights up' Grand Marais building

Every year for the last 27 years, members of the local emergency services have gathered for two days of training and networking during the Cook County Emergency Services Conference.


Kristin DeArruda Wharton

Conversations on Health and Well-Being

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Kristin DeArruda Wharton
is not currently scheduled.

Kristin DeArruda Wharton is a Cook County resident and a current fellow with the Bush Foundation.

John and Rose Schoot accepted the Dolly Johnson Friends of Emergency Services Award from Kelly Johnson Roberts

Honors for local emergency services community

Every year for the last 27 years, members of the local emergency services have gathered for two days of training, networking and celebrating during the Cook County Emergency Services Conference.


Gunflint Green-Up

Gunflint Green Up celebrates 10 years, thousands of trees planted

The Ham Lake Fire started in the remote forests near the Gunflint Trail in early May 2007, burning 76,000 acres in northeast Minnesota and western Ontario before it was silenced one week later. <


Local firefighters practice skills in live burn

As part of the Cook County Emergency Services Conference on Saturday, April 28 a live burn exercise was held at the site of the former Tomteboda Motel in Grand Marais.

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May Night Sky

Northern Sky: April 28 - May 11, 2018

Northern Sky by Deane Morrison for April 28 - May 10 2018


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Celebrate 'Indie Book Shop Day' on the North Shore

Saturday, April 28, is Independent Bookstore Day, which is celebrated at shops around the country, including Drury Lane Books in down


Superior, Wisconsin as seen just hours after the explosion April 26, 2018. Photo by Kristy DeVera

Incident at oil refinery near Lake Superior could harm environment

The Twin Ports area of Lake Superior made national headlines Thursday, April 26, when a series of explosions and intense fire erupted at the Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior, Wisc.


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