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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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Dragonboat (Stephan Hoglund)

Volunteer Opportunities available at the Dragon Boat Festival this July

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Ainslie Kincross and Matthew Brown of the North Shore Dragon Boat Festival talked to WTIP about the upcoming event, how to get involved, and the need for volunteers.  They're using a SignUp Genius link to schedule info tent helpers.

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Photo by Joe Houghton via Flickr.

Wilderness Outpatient Treatment Program offering counseling and Rule 25 Assessments

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WTIP talked to Greg Barnier, the director of Wilderness Outpatient Treatment Program, a program that offers drug and alcohol addiction counseling and Rule 25 assessments in Cook County.

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The Senior Center

Happenings at the Senior Center

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There's always events going on at the Senior Center in downtown Grand Marais, and Warren Andersen and Bill Shaffer, members of the Council on Aging, talked to WTIP about some of the summer activities.

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GM Harbor_Photo from milebymile.com

Guided Walking Tours of the Grand Marais Harbor

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This summer, the Cook County Historical Society is offering guided walking tours of the Grand Marais. WTIP talked to Molly Hoffman, the tour guide, about these walks.

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Grand Portage National Monument (Jvstin/Flickr)

Grand Portage National Monument Update: June 20

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Karl Koster is a ranger at the Grand Portage National Monument. He talked to WTIP about some of the events taking place at the monument this summer.

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Dalmation Toadflax

Cook County Invasives Team Update: June 23

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WTIP got an update from Angelique Edgerton, the Cook County Invasive Team's Coordinator about upcoming events with team, and how to stop the spread of Dalmation Toadflax.

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Photo by Yen H Nguyen via Flickr.

Lake Superior Binational Forum on preventing flood damage

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WTIP talked to Lissa Radke of the Lake Superior Binational forum about some enviromentally friendly ways to prevent flood damage in urban areas.

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Photo by Bill Gracey via Flickr.

The Explorer's Club ventures out

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The Explorer's Club is a field-trip based youth program for 6 through 11 year olds that meets Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Director Sarah Stover talked about their upcoming events and how to get involved.  More information from Cooperation Station at 387-1324 or Sarah at 248-787-4380.

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Photo from lutsenresort.com

Andrew Beavers on the recent Lutsen Township Board Meeting

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WTIP talked to Andrew Beavers, supervisor of the Lutsen Township Board, about their most recent meeting.

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Sustainable Ely and Northeastern Minnesotans for Wilderness gave a presentation in Grand Marais.

Becky Rom of Sustainable Ely on mining in Cook County

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On May 21, Becky Rom, one of the founders of the Sustainable Ely project gave a presentation in Grand Marais about the effects of copper and precious metal mining in Northeastern Minnesota, including Cook County. WTIP'S Will Moore spoke to Becky after the presentation about these effects.

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