A new report shows mining, processing and shipping taconite is responsible for 30 percent of the gross regional product in northeastern Minnesota.
Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.
The Floodwood Polar Bears visited Cook County Friday night and took two varsity basketball wins home with them.
There is a significant winter storm headed our way beginning Sunday afternoon. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson about a lot of snow and blowing winds.
The Governor’s budget proposals, moose hunting and gun legislation. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Sen. Tom Bakk earlier today about the Minnesota legislative session so far.
Leah Utities cut loose for 22 points as the Cook County Vikings beat Duluth Marshall Thursday night, 65-46, in a game played at the high school gym in Grand Marais.
A recently completed aerial survey of moose in northeastern Minnesota indicates the rate of population decline has accelerated dramatically.
Sen. Chuck Wiger represents District 43 in the Minnesota Legislature. His district includes parts of Ramsey and Washington counties in the northeastern Twin Cities Metro.