The Gunflint Trail Volunteer Fire Department held a grand opening celebration for the newly expanded and upgraded Poplar Firehall, Wednesday, June 12, 2013. WTIP's Carah Thomas was there.
Each week the WTIP news staff puts together a roundup of the news over the past five days.
Soil and Water is working with the Flute Reed River Project on erosion mitigation. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Soil and water manager Kerrie Berg.
Phyllis Parker of Grand Marais has been chosen as Minnesota's 2013 outstanding senior volunteer.
The process of hiring at the county highway department impressed Commissioner Heidi Doo-Kirk.
Housing was an important issue at the recent Economic Development Authority meeting. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with EDA Chair Mark Sandbo about senior and affordable housing.
Sen. Al Franken has a particular reason to want the so-called No Child Left Behind reauthorization to carry some substantial changes. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Sen.
Construction in progress, but plenty of miles open on the Gitchi Gami State Trail. WTIP volunteerRandy Eastlund learns more in this interview with Kevin Johnson of DNR Parks an