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Botany and photography workshops offered on Isle Royale

Workshops in botany and photography are offered starting in June on Isle Royale.


Commissioner Doo-Kirk

County road work takes center stage at commissioner meeting

County roads dominated the discussion at this week’s commissioners meeting. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Commissioner Heidi Doo-Kirk about road maintenance issues.


"Hot Potato Topics" offers informal discussion about raising adolescents, April 30

The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic is hosting a “Hot Potato” discussion group in addition to a hot potato bar on Thursday, April 30.


Understanding the difference between climate change and weather variability

Is there evidence that the North Shore is experiencing climate change….and how is the definition of climate change different than the notion of weather variability?


"James and the Giant Peach" debuts April 17

“James and the Giant Peach” opens at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts Friday, April 17. WTIP volunteer Yvonne Mills spoke with Sue Hennessey of the Grand Marais Playhouse on North Sh


NSHCF

Dementia presentation scheduled at clinic

A seminar on Alzheimer’s and  dementia as well as oral health for kids. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with North Shore Health Care Foundation director Karl Hansen.


Molly Thomas heads to Down Under Sports: special event April 18th

Family and friends of Molly Thomas are hosting a special event; it’s a fundraiser to help Molly travel to Australia for the Down Under Sports Tournament.


Syrian refugees' camp in Cappadocia, Turkey (Fablo Sola Penna / Flikr)

Great Decisions meeting: Syria's Refugee Crisis, April 16th

­­­­­­­­­ The current Syrian military conflict is a perfect storm for the suffering of civilians caught in the cross-fire.  North Shore Morning host Mark


Meteorologist Mike Stewart

A little rain, but fire danger remains high

April showers can bring May flowers, but we need a bit more rain in the Northland to keep down the wildfire threat.


Superintendent Beth Schwarz

New parking lot due at ISD166

Parking lot reconfiguration will take place at ISD166 this summer and the budget dominated school board discussions this past week. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Superintendent Beth Schwarz.