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LeBron James photo by Mike McGregor

New York photographer embraces Minnesota roots

World-renowned photographer Mike McGregor takes pictures of celebrities such as Donald Trump and Lebron James.

Superintendent Beth Schwarz

ISD166 starts serious budget discussions

The ISD166 school board is beginning a $700,000 quest to come up with a budget that will negatively affect students as little as possible.

Climate change meeting to focus on solutions

There will be a public meeting held Saturday, Nov.

Early winter

Winter snows on the way

Measurable snowfall is in the forecast for the next few days. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Carol Christenson.

North Shore state parks offer free admission on 'Black Friday'

Minnesota state parks will be open and free to enter on Friday, Nov. 27, the day after Thanksgiving, as part of a promotion to get people outdoors around the holidays.

FISH graphic

FISH Project results show most women have safe mercury levels

On Tuesday of this week, The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic and Grand Portage Health Service in cooperation with the Minnesota Department of Health held a public information meeting on the FISH Project.

Mayor Jay Arrowsmith-Decoux

Grand Marais mayor discusses levy increase, funding issues

Grand Marais Mayor Jay Arrowsmith-Decoux spoke with WTIP News Reporter Joe Friedrichs about the city's plan to increase property-tax rates.

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Pie Place Cafe closes restaurant

The Pie Place Café in downtown Grand Marais has been a longtime favorite for both locals and tourists alike. However, the restaurant side of the business closed down this month.

Early radio

WTIP Weekend News Roundup for November 14

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days.


Cook County Vikings volleyball team at State

The Cook County Volleyball team had a hard fought loss against the Verndale Pirates Friday
afternoon in the State consolation bracket tournament.