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Abuse of vulnerable adults can be reported at 844-880-1574

Minnesota Adult Abuse Reporting Center

Minnesota has developed a new system for the reporting the abuse of vulnerable adults.


Friday Fish Report for July 24

Leeches or minnows are turning walleyes in 8 to 14 feet on Cascade Lake and Crescent Lake, 12 to 16 feet at Hungry Jack Lake, or the 12- to 16-foot rock piles on Two Island Lake.

Summer weather

Nice weekend weather is forecast

Maybe a little rain on Friday, but otherwise a nice sunny weekend is in store for the Shore. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Carol Christenson.

Lutsen Township news

WTIP volunteer Joey Detrick talked to Andrew Beavers, supervisor of the Lutsen Township Board, about their most recent meeting.

Commissioner Doo-Kirk

Commissioner Doo-Kirk discusses most recent board meeting

ATV’s on the Gunflint Trail, discretionary funding, new security cameras and much more. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with County Commissioner Heidi Doo-Kirk.

Amy Marie Schmidt

Sunscreen and melanoma discussed

Wearing sunscreen is an important guard against developing melanoma. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with nurse Amy Marie Schmidt about the summer sun’s UV rays.

David Betts

County engineer discusses summer road work

Gravel, dust suppression and mowing the county roads. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with County Engineer David Betts about highway department projects this summer.

On the Nature of Teaching: Inquiry-based learning

On the Nature of Teaching is a monthly segment on WTIP highlighting how we teach and learn in the natural world.

Solar photovoltaic workshop offered on July 23

If you’d like to learn more about solar power options for your home or cabin, there are resources available in Cook County.

New 'Local Food Market' offers a taste of the northern summer

Everyone is invited to visit the new Local Food Market for locally produced foods, an opportunity to meet your farmer neighbors, and enjoy the bounty of summer on the North Shore.