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LSProject: Celebrate our Big Lake on July 16

Each year on the third Sunday in July, communities around the Big Lake celebrate Lake Superior Day. There are activities around the lake to celebrate, but how did it all begin?

The W.E. Connect logo shows a variety of activities.

Changes ahead for W.E.Connect program and Birch Grove

The Birch Grove Community Center is owned by the Town of Tofte, which is working to find ways to maintain the building and sustain the various programs offered there.

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A look at the Law Enforcement Log

The following is a record of calls made to the Cook County Law Enforcement Center from Monday, July 3 to Monday, July 9. These are the initial calls made to law enforcement dispatchers.

WTIP's Summer of Love membership drive art created by Karie Wrich

"Summer of Love" membership drive raises $35,771

Our “Summer of Love” membership drive wrapped up Tuesday, July 11, at noon, and we’d like to thank everyone that helped make it the most successful in WTIP’s history.

Grand Portage Veterans Services Officer Clarence Everson

Speaking with Veteran Services Officer Clarence Everson

There are a lot of military veterans in our community and there are two veterans services officers.

Birch Grove Community School

Changes coming to Birch Grove Community Center operations

The Birch Grove building in Tofte has had an interesting history. Once owned and operated by School District 166, it is now owned and operated by the Township of Tofte.

Cook County Search & Rescue was paged out Sunday morning.

Man missing overnight found safe - update

Cook County Search & Rescue was paged at 9:46 on Sunday morning to locate a man missing somewhere on The Grade, an approximately 40-mile gravel U.S.

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Weekend News Roundup for July 8

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. Rep.

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Take a First Thursday walk in the woods with WTIP

It’s July on the North Shore and summer is in full swing.

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New translation technology at Sawtooth Mountain Clinic

WTIP’s intern Sterling Anderson shares this report about an important new medical device at Sawtooth Mountain Clinic.