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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.


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


New DNR policy affects how deer carcasses can enter Minnesota

Starting this fall, hunters can no longer bring whole deer carcasses into Minnesota from anywhere in North America.

Patrick Knight is the founder of Good Measure Media

North Shore media company expands platform to include live broadcasts of local meetings

Local entrepreneur, cinematographer and technical engineer Patrick Knight continues to build his new company, Good Measure Media.

Fisherman's Picnic

A little rain later in the week, otherwise, a pleasant Fisherman's Picnic forecast

Nice summer weather ahead for Fisherman’s Picnic – but keep your umbrella handy on Thursday. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service Meteorologist Mike Stewart.

Organic farmer David Abazs and MDA Commissioner Dave Frederickson talk North Shore produce

Commissioner of Agriculture visits North Shore organic farm

Dave Frederickson, the Commissioner of the Minnesota Department Agriculture, visited the Wolf Ridge Organic Farm near Finland, Minnesota on Wednesday, July 27. 

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WTIP Weekend News Roundup for July 30

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. A dog kennel and outdoor adventure center proposed for the county.

Kali the dog and her family enjoy trips to the Quetico and BWCAW.

Dog survives roaring waterfall, 10 days alone near Boundary Waters

A trip in the Boundary Waters and Quetico Provincial Park turned tragic on July 4, when a family’s dog slipped and fell into a raging waterfall.