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09/01 -Cook County Historical Society events and offerings
09/02 -Informational meetings about school levy
09/02 -Grand Marais Art Colony classes, events, and announcements
Tune in for a mix of classic bluegrass, bluegrass gospel, and heartfelt originals when Monroe Crossing stops by WTIP for a live performance from Studio A on Thursday, September 3, beginning at 4 PM. Based in the Twin Cities, Monroe Crossing plays an average of 150 shows a year in intimate rooms, at major venues, and outdoor festivals. They are favorites among bluegrass connoisseurs and non-bluegrass audiences alike. They love introducing newcomers to bluegrass music!
A group of students and adults from Bayfield, Wisconsin, traveled to Siberia’s Lake Baikal during the summer of 2014 to experience the culture and natural environment of Russia’s largest body of water. Recently, Bayfield and the North Shore were the destinations of a group from Lake Baikal. In the latest edition of Lake Superior Project, WTIP’s Martha Marnocha spoke with Sergei, Rick, Vennessa and Katya about the connection between Lake Baikal and Lake Superior.
It’s ‘radio on a stick’! WTIP North Shore Community Radio will broadcast live for the first time from the Minnesota State Fair, Wednesday, September 2, from 8 am to 8 pm. WTIP will offer special programming, information and entertainment throughout the day, including interviews on the Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild, Joel Karsten on tending a straw bale garden, how to travel in a mini RV camper, and lots more state fair related guests and topics.
We know you're looking forward to it, the 8th annual Radio Waves Music Festival! This year's event will take place September 11 to 13, at Sweetheart's Bluff in the Grand Marais campground and features over 30 local and regional acts. Click here for details about the festival, including a list of performers.
Check out Wednesday Night Jazz with host Tyler Howell, September 2 at 8 PM, when he will be joined by composer, historian and musician Mike DeBevec to share part three of his latest project, 100 Years of Jazz, produced with the Sky Blue Trio and the Orange Girl.
There are lots fish in Cook County lakes – the trick is to know where they are and how to catch them. Tune in to DayBreak every Friday, between 7 and 8 a.m. to hear the latest report on what’s biting and where. And visit the Local Fish Report on our website for archived editions of this weekly feature.
Tune in to North Shore Morning every Thursday around 8:50 a.m., and North Shore Weekend every Saturday around 7:45 a.m., as local artist and art enthusiast Joan Farnam shares what's happening in the arts along the shore. And visit NorthShore ArtScene on our website, for event details and striking images from local photographers.