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Cook County girls win at Carlton, boys lose close game

Lily Gruber-Schulz scored 24 points Friday night to lead the Cook County Viking girls to a 57-54 road basketball win over Carlton.


Viking boys take basketball win, Viking, Mariner girls lose

The Cook County boys basketball team had an easy victory Thursday night beating Northeast Range 65-38 in Grand Marais.

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Feds now involved in county sexual abuse case; Omnibus Hearing continued to March 5

The Omnibus Hearing for a 36-year-old man facing a number of charges alleging sexual conduct with young girls has been continued to March 5

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Dupre plans to move further up Denali Thursday

If the weather permits Thursday, Grand Marais explorer Lonnie Dupre plans to begin moving his supplies another 2,000 feet up Denali.

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Flu is still with us, but the vaccine is here

The respiratory flu is still around, but the vaccines are all available. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with nurse Teresa Borak about what’s available for which patients.

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Sen. Franken to introduce mental health bills

Sen. Al Franken will shortly introduce two bills dealing with mental health in schools and in the legal system. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with the Senator on “Daybreak.”

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Lonnie Dupre reaches 14,200 feet on Denali

Grand Marais explorer Lonnie Dupre’s website reported Wednesday morning that after “another wonderful day on Denali,” he arrived at his camp at 14,200 feet  early Tuesdayevening

Veronica shares her experience with planning her health care directive (Michael Krigsman/Flickr)

Creating a Health Care Directive: A Personal Story

Do you have an advance directive in place? Maybe yours is called a health care directive, or a living will.

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Hospital board discusses care center and future plans

The hospital board met last week in special session. They’ve decided to look ahead to changes in their facility and program improvements.