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News and information, interviews, weather, upcoming events, music, school news, and many special features. North Shore Morning includes our popular trivia question - Pop Quiz! The North Shore Morning program is the place to connect with the people, culture and events of our region!

 


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A Year in the Wilderness: October 22 - Visit from a group of paddlers

Cook County adventurers Dave and Amy Freeman are spending a year in the wilderness. On a regular basis they’ll be sharing some of their experiences travelling the BWCAW. Here’s their latest installment as they spend time with a visiting group of paddlers.

 

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Birch Grove Community School

School News from Birch Grove: October 20

Arlo reports the latest School News.

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Sunny's huskies

Sunny's Back Yard: Adopting two huskies

Adopting dogs that need homes can be rewarding but challenging. Sunny tells us about 20 years of living with - and loving - huskies. 

Sunny has lived off-grid in rural Lake County for the past 17 years and is a regular commentator on WTIP. Here she shares what's been happening in Sunny's Back Yard.

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Members of the adventuring team take a break in northern Canada

Quebec paddlers talk about trip to Arctic

Though we have no shortage of outdoor adventurers who live throughout the WTIP listening area, news reporter Joe Friedrichs recently spoke with a group of Canadian explorers who took the term “outdoor travel” to a whole new level.

(Photos by "On The Blue Gold Paths" adventure team)
 
 

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North Woods Naturalist: Late October

October is winding down and we are definitely into fall. WTIP’s Jay Andersen talks with naturalist Chel Anderson about the shift from autumn toward winter.

(Photo by Marilylle Soveran on Flickr)

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'Making It through Fall' at North House Folk School

From keeping your kitchen knives sharp to sourdough bread….to learning to get along without duct tape….the Making It Through Fall sessions at North House have a lot to offer. WTIP volunteer Marnie McMillan spoke with North House Folk School program coordinator Matt Nesheim on North Shore Morning. 

More information at northhousefolkschool.org or call 218-387-9762.
 

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Field Notes: American Robin

Field Notes with Molly Hoffman can be heard every Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning between 8:00 and 10:00.  Support for Field Notes comes from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

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A Year in the Wilderness: October 15 - Traveling through Pagami Creek burn area

Cook County adventurers Dave and Amy Freeman are spending a year in the wilderness. On a regular basis they’ll be sharing some of their experiences travelling the BWCAW. Here’s their latest installment as they paddle through the regrowth of the Pagami Creek fire area.

(Photo by Eli Sagor on Flickr)

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'Walking School Bus' scheduled for October 21

All students are welcome to walk or bike with the 'Walking School Bus' group on October 21. WTIP’s Veronica Weadock spoke with Safe Routes to School Coordinator Maren Webb and Border Patrol Agent Matthew Curran on North Shore Morning.

For more information contact Maren Webb at maren@sawtoothmountainclinic.org or 387-2330.

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Stargazing {Caroline /Flickr}

Northern Sky: October 17

Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota. She authors the Minnesota Starwatch column, and contributes to WTIP bi-weekly on the Monday North Shore Morning program through "Northern Sky," where she shares what's happening with stars, planets and more.
A busy morning sky with Venus, Jupiter, and Mars fairly high in the east; Mars and Jupiter at their closest on October 17th; a full moon rising on October 26th at its fullest at 7:05am on the 27th.

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