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Levy issues discussed at county board meeting

The Cook County Board met this week and the levy remained a big issue on the agenda, along with culverts and grant money. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Commissioner Ginny Storlie.

Public input plays role in school district's budget cuts discussion

The ISD 166 School Board will continue to determine where cuts will be made for the 2016-17 budget. The board and Superintendent Beth Schwarz welcome citizen input on where the cuts should be made.

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Hospital plans name change

The Cook County North Shore Hospital and Care Center will soon have a shorter name and larger capacity C-Scan equipment.

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Weather could prove to be a real "turkey" on Thanksgiving

If you’re planning to travel on Thanksgiving, give yourself some extra time. The weather could slow you down.

LeBron James photo by Mike McGregor

New York photographer embraces Minnesota roots

World-renowned photographer Mike McGregor takes pictures of celebrities such as Donald Trump and Lebron James.

Superintendent Beth Schwarz

ISD166 starts serious budget discussions

The ISD166 school board is beginning a $700,000 quest to come up with a budget that will negatively affect students as little as possible.

Climate change meeting to focus on solutions

There will be a public meeting held Saturday, Nov.

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Winter snows on the way

Measurable snowfall is in the forecast for the next few days. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Carol Christenson.

North Shore state parks offer free admission on 'Black Friday'

Minnesota state parks will be open and free to enter on Friday, Nov. 27, the day after Thanksgiving, as part of a promotion to get people outdoors around the holidays.

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FISH Project results show most women have safe mercury levels

On Tuesday of this week, The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic and Grand Portage Health Service in cooperation with the Minnesota Department of Health held a public information meeting on the FISH Project.