Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. Spring burning restrictions are on. Illegal birch harvesting is on the increase.
The Nature Conservancy of Canada made a major land conservation announcement in Thunder Bay on Wednesday, March 29.
With warm temperatures, little to no snow and dry vegetation, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources started spring burning restrictions in parts of the state today.
Temps in the 40’s during the day and no precip insight until maybe Tuesday. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Dan Miller.
As we get deeper into the legislative session, the buzz about governor candidates intensifies. There’s also action in most of the committees and of course, taxes.
Caribou Highlands Resort in Lutsen called 9-1-1 at 8:33 p.m. on Sunday, March 26 reporting a possible fire.
The Cook County Chamber of Commerce is hosting Aaron Twait, of the Minnesota Center for Fiscal Excellence and Cook County Assessor Todd Smith, Tuesday, April 4th from 6 to 8 pm at the Arrowhead Center
Several hundred residents in Cook County could lose assistance keeping their homes warm next winter under proposed cuts to the federal budget.