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Sawtooth Elementary - School News November 28

Sawtooth School News with June, Kwinn, Nico, and Liam.

Night skiing practice for the Vikings. Photo courtesy of the team

Alpine ski team starts season

The local Alpine ski team in Cook County has hit the slopes and started practice for the 2017-18 season.


Youth in Government students host "Jail & Bail" event

The Cook County Community YMCA has developed a “Youth in Government” program. Local students are learning about our democracy and how they can play a role.


Thanksgiving weekend brings holiday events

There are a number of holiday-themed events happening this weekend, highlighted by the Grand Marais Christmas Parade. The “Oh Ole Night” parade is Friday, November 24th, at 5:30 p.m.


Sawtooth elementary students' "I am thankful" poems

Leading up to Thanksgiving, fourth grade students at Sawtooth Mountain Elementary have been writing poems about what they are thankful for.  WTIP's Sterling Anderson recently visited their cl


Free Thanksgiving meal served in Grand Marais

The First Congregational Church is hosting the 44th Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner Thursday, Nov. 23 starting at 1 p.m.


Restorative justice specialist Ted Lewis on conflict resolution

Cook County Higher Education is hosting Duluth-based Ted Lewis, restorative justice specialist and trainer, on Sunday, Nov. 19 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Boundary Waters portage up the Gunflint Trail. Photo by Amber Kramer

Community conversations: Stories of travel and wilderness

In this Community Conversations program, WTIP’s Jay Andersen speaks with Joan Farnam, a local artist and blogger, about turning her world travels into art.


North Woods Naturalist: Red-toothed shrews

The Incredible Shrinking Shrew. No, it’s not the title of a Sci-Fi movie.


Northern Gardening - Home Food Preservation