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Tracy Jacobsen is a chef and baker who lives in Silver Bay

North Shore baker and chef finds perfect match with Finland Community Center

Tracy Jacobsen was the executive chef at Bluefin Bay Resort before he retired. He now bakes bread under his own company name, North Coast Breads.


Clubtail dragonfly: Mark Cassino

Aquatic macro-invertebrate excursion is Saturday

On Saturday the 13th you’ll be able to set up a net across the Kadunce River and net…water bugs.


Rainfall

Week's weather starts out fine, then turns stormy

The week’s weather starts out fine, thunderstorms will develop by Wednesday.  WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service Meteorologist Carol Christenson.


Fresh pies are made daily at Clearwater Lodge

Homemade pies at Clearwater Lodge a favorite on Gunflint Trail

The pies at Clearwater Lodge have been a popular item up the Gunflint Trail this summer. And there is a new baker in charge at the historic lodge.


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WTIP Weekend News Roundup for August 6

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. A new twist in the oil pipeline story. Moose on the minds of two commissioners.


Bear with cubs

DNR reports numerous bears encountering people as peak of summer arrives

With the berry and tourist seasons in full swing, there have been a number of encounters with bears and people recently along the North Shore and throughout the area.


Fisherman's Picnic

Weekend weather shaping up for a nice Picnic

After more rain Thursday afternoon, the front comes through bringing with it some pretty nice summer weather, dry and warm. Perfect for a big Picnic.


Moose

Commissioners draft resolution against placing moose on endangered species list

Two Cook County Commissioners are drafting a resolution to not support placing moose on the federal Endangered Species List.


Pictured from WTIP's day at the fair in 2015 are: Ann Possis and Bob Carter (Front) and Jeff Nemitz and Matthew Brown (Back)

WTIP to broadcast live from MN State Fair August 31

It’s ‘radio on a stick’! For the second year in a row, WTIP North Shore Community Radio will broadcast live from the Minnesota State Fair, Wednesday, August 31, from 8 a.m.


A visit to Fisherman's Picnic with Sherrie and Martha

The annual Grand Marais Fisherman’s Picnic is one of the oldest festivals in Minnesota, and includes a loon-calling contest. WTIP’s Martha Marnocha and Sherrie Lindskog visite