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Dave and Amy Freeman
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North Shore Morning
North Shore Weekend

Cook County adventurers Dave and Amy Freeman are spending a year in the wilderness. They paddled out in early September for a 365 day trip. On a regular basis they’ll be sharing some of their experiences travelling the BWCAW. WTIP will be broadcasting those observations, experiences, good...

Albert Bally in WWI uniform
On April 7, 1917, the United States responded to three years of uncertainty and aggression by declaring war on Germany. The U.S. was now a part of World War I. One month later, at age 20, Albert Bally left his college studies in Milwaukee to enlist in the...
Spirit Tree -photo by Travis Novitsky
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North Shore Morning
"Anishinaabe Way: Lives, Words and Stories of Ojibwe People" is a radio series that explores the many facets of Ojibwe life.  As part of the series you will hear the words and stories of Anishinaabe people, including artists, poets, doctors, scientists, elders and...
Elements logo
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North Shore Morning
Elements is a series produced between WTIP and North House Folk School focusing on the natural materials found in our environment used in traditional Northern crafts.  Each episode takes a look at natural materials of our environment and how they're used to create basic things people need...
Father Seamus Walsh (Image from the Diocese of Duluth.)
As part of WTIP's community voices series, Father Seamus Walsh, former priest for St. John's Catholic Church in Grand Marais, brings us a number of features, each telling the story of a different...
CACHE Farmer's Market sign
The Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa has created the CACHE Project, which stands for “Community Agriculture through Culture, Health and Education.”
The acronym perfectly captures what the Grand Portage community is doing—coming together to share food from...
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North Shore Morning
Over the past year, WTIP volunteer Joni Peterson has interviewed many of the international workers that come to Cook County.  Joni asks them a number of questions from the differences in weather and food, to what they like about being here on the North...
Idyllic atmosphere during WTIP's 6th annual Radio Waves Music Festival, September 6-8, 2013 (Carah Thomas)
WTIP regularly hosts live in-studio music. We feature local musicians, groups and bands as well as musicians and bands visiting the area.

Local Music Project on WTIP, photo courtesy of Mark Trockman
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North Shore Digest
North Shore Morning
North Shore Weekend
The Local Music Project is a monthly, locally-produced feature highlighting the music and talents of local and visiting musicians. Support for this feature comes from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage...
Joan Farnam
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North Shore Morning
North Shore Weekend
Joan Farnam has been writing about the arts scene on the North Shore for more than 10 years. She is also a potter and the ceramics studio facilitator at the Grand Marais Art Colony and works as a freelance writer and photographer. Her commentary on WTIP about what's happening in the arts can be...
Sundays @ 11am
Ozark Highlands Radio is a weekly radio program that features live music, jam sessions and interviews recorded at Ozark Folk Center State Park’s beautiful 1,000-seat auditorium in Mountain View, Ark. In addition to the music, our “Feature Host” segments take listeners on a...
"The Scenic Route" features local and regional music (fensterbme/Flickr)
Fridays @ 4pm
A showcase of local and regional...
Lin Salisbury
4thThursdays @ 7pm
Tune in on the fourth Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. to hear new editions of "Superior...
Fridays @ 5pm
This program officially starts the weekend along the North Shore and across the North Woods. Hosts Dave TerSteeg, Brian Neil, and Julie Carlson, and producer Ann Possis, provide two hours packed with insightful interviews,  weekend happenings, and toe-tapping...