Joe Zellner and Peggy Gabrielson have at least two goals for 2017: The first is to raise money for pediatric brain cancer research.
Committee action is humming at the Legislature. Also, the GOP health care impact on Minnesotans, funding cuts to the Great Lakes, copper mining and to take a pay increase or not.
The Grand Marais campus of Cook County Schools/ISD 166 was a busy place on Thursday, March 9.
It looks like snow mixed with rain on and off during the early weekend, but the temps will be warmer. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Mike Stewart.
Voters in Lutsen, Tofte and Schroeder went to the polls on Tuesday, March 14 for local township elections.
Here are the results:
The North Shore Health Care Foundation has awarded two grants this first quarter of the year. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Foundation Executive Director Karl Hansen.
Housing -- work force, senior and assisted living were all on the EDA’s agenda this month. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Economic Development Authority President Howard Hedstrom.
Township annual meetings and election, a candidate forum in Hovland and a new approach to county communications.
As a means of transparency in local government and in an effort to communicate better both internally and outside the courthouse walls, Cook County staff and commissioners are working on branding them
Local favorites the Plucked Up String Band made a return appearance on The Roadhouse recently, this time playing all covers. The band is: Amanda Hand, guitar & vocals; Elliot Noyce, mandolin & vocals; Will Moore, upright bass & vocals, Matt Nesheim, banjo & vocals; and Bill Hansen, dobro. (Drummer Kieran Scannell was away).
Scientists from the U of MN think they've found the reson why diverse forests are often more productive than monocultures. Laura Williams, a graduate student at the U and lead author of the study, chatted with CJ about the study and its findings and implications.
Phil Huston is an adventurer, climber, speaker, and cancer survivor who now resides in Silver Bay. He joined Dave in Studio A to tell his personal story of how and why he came to found Clear Lungs Adventure.