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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 traveling the BWCAW.

(Photo courtesy of Dave and Amy's...


Pete Kavanaugh in Studio A

Local guitar favorite Pete Kavanaugh dropped by The Roadhouse Feb. 5 on his way to a gig. Lots of great music, fun chat, and laughter. You can learn more about Pete's music and schedule here.

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Rose Arrowsmith DeCoux

Rose Arrowsmith DeCoux is a writer, storyteller, actress, and now...a published author. Her book, "The Marvelous Imagination of Katie Addams," has just come out. Much of the book was read on WTIP during the last year. Dave chatted with Rose Feb. 5. You can learn more about the book...


Michele Miller in Studio A

Hovland musician Michele Miller brought her guitar and lovely voice to Studio A Jan. 29. She played several songs, both covers and originals, and chatted with Dick and Dave.

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Everybody's Heard About the Bird

"Everybody's Heard About the Bird" is a new behind-the-scenes account of how a group of Minnesota bands made it big on the national music scene in the '60s. Dave spoke with author Rick Shefchik to learn all about it. 

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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 traveling the BWCAW.

(Photo courtesy of Dave and Amy's...


Members of Take Jack
The nine-piece California based music collective Take Jack joins Will Moore on Sidetracks. The group is in Cook County performing as part of the "Crazy Cold Beautiful" song cycle commissioned for the John Beargrease sled dog race, composed by the group's own Robin...

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 traveling the BWCAW.

(Photo courtesy of Dave and Amy's...


Cover of "Ocooch Mountain Home"
Two great bands from the Driftless area of Wisconsin join hosts Will Moore and Carl Solander for a special hour-long live session...
Orion Nebula
Deane Morrison is a science writer at the...

There are billions of them and no two are alike.  WTIP’s Jay Andersen talks with...

Hi.  I’m Chris Beal, wildlife biologist, with the National Forest Update - information...

The Grand Portage Passage was a long-distance sled dog race that was held from 1999...


Artist's Point
Artist's Point is a landmark in Grand Marais, a distinctive spit of land that extends into Lake...
Joan Farnam
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...

Congratulations to the Cook County High School Alpine Ski team on their highly successful...

Here we are into month two already. Although January seemed long, it was not as long as it might...

Last week I mentioned a university study that is looking at what economic and social changes are...

              
Weather in Gunflint Territory...

Save the date for March 15 in Lutsen to hear the results of a two-year study by the North Shore...

WTIP News     January 22, 2016     Wildersmith on the...

Skip Lamb, from Schroeder, called last week to gleefully report that he has counted 20 babies born,...
Pink snow at dawn (Tracy Rosen via Wikimedia Commons)
The upper Trail winter has taken positive steps forward since our last meeting. A bleak seasonal...