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Serious injuries in crash at Lafayette Bluff

A collision involving three vehicles occurred near the Highway 61 Lafayette Bluff Tunnel in Lake County this morning, December 5,  sending two people to area hospitals.

Sue Hakes

Sue Hakes to lead Phifer's bid for Congress

Candidate for Congress Leah Phifer announced today that she has hired Sue Hakes, of Grand Marais, to take the reins of managing her campaign to win the DFL endorsement to represent Minnesota’s 8

A Highway Department dump truck pulls out the grader that slid off the road

Icy roads treacherous for all

The ice-covered backroads of Cook County were difficult to traverse on Monday, December 4, even for Cook County Highway Department equipment.

Rec Park

Mayor talks propane and Rec Park

The Grand Marais City Council covered a variety of topics at the last meeting, ranging from challenging propane tank placement in downtown Grand Marais to the city's parks department planning and

ISD 166 campus

School board to consider principal resignation at special meeting

At the end of October, School District 166 Principal Adam Nelson told some school staffers that he may be leaving for a position at the Wrenshall School District.

The winter storm has begun with icy roads

Winter storm starts with extremely icy roads

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for the entire North Shore for today and tomorrow.

There are approximately 3-quadrillion gallons of water in Lake Superior

LSProject: Analyzing the size of Lake Superior

Lake Superior is outrageously huge. That’s understood.

Listening to the radio

Weekend News Roundup for December 2

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. Mining exploration near the BWCA advances in Congress. The firearms deer harvest was up in the Northeast.

Sheriff’s Office seeking suspect in ski hill altercation

Cook County Sheriff deputies were paged to Lutsen Mountains Ski Hill yesterday morning, November 29, for a dispute between two brothers over money.

Arrowhead Electric Coop offices in Lutsen

Update:Internet outage impacting hundreds of Cook County residents resolved

WTIP just received an update from a spokesperson with Arrowhead Electric/True North Broadband about the technical difficulties with Internet access to approximately 700 customers.