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Superior National Forest Update: July 3

Hi.  I’m Amber Humphrey, Information Specialist, with this week’s edition of the National Forest Update -  information on conditions affecting travel and recreation on the Tofte

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A mini-class on spoon carving will take place over 4th of July weekend

4th of July at North House Folk School

To celebrate the 4th of July, North House Folk School will be putting on a range of classes and demonstrations for kids and adults.

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House wren

Field Notes: House wren

Field Notes with Molly Hoffman can be heard every Thursday, Friday and Saturday morning between 8:00 and 10:00.  Support for


Meteorologist Carol Christenson

July 4th weather promises sunshine

It looks like a good chance for a sunny 4th weekend. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson about great holiday weather.

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Luna Moth

North Woods Naturalist: Luna moths

They are one of our most striking – and hard to find -- moths. WTIP’s Jay Andersen talks with naturalist Chel Anderson about the large, green luna moth.

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Dee and Steve Hedman of Duluth

West End News: July 2

Polly Erickson, the West End’s favorite blood collector, is once again asking for volunteer donations when the bloodmobile is in town on Tuesday, July 21.
 

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Smallmouth bass

Friday Fish Report for July 3

Crawlers or fly fishing has been the ticket for brook trout at Carrot Lake in 10 to 15 feet and Loft Lake in 15 to 20 feet.


Mural by David Gilsvik

Anishinaabe Way: Butch Deschampe

Grand Portage Band member Butch Deschampe comes from a long line of fishermen, including his Grandfather Joe and his father Sam Deschampe.

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Monday Hikers

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meet at Cook County Senior Center, Grand Marais
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Mon, 08/03/2015 - 9:30am - Mon, 09/28/2015 - 9:30am

All are invited to join the Monday Hikers. They meet at 9:30 am at the Cook County Senior Center in Grand Marais to carpool, or at trailheads.

Sen. Al Franken

Sen. Franken releases rural health care report

This week Minnesota's U.S. Sen. Al Franken released a rural health care report, including information he received at roundtable meetings with providers in Grand Marais and Silver Bay.

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Artist's Point

History Speaks: Artist's Point

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

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The Grand Marais Arts Festival

The 25th Annual Grand Marais Arts Festival

Grand Marais Art Colony events director Carolyn Fritz came into WTIP to discuss their many upcoming classes and events, including the highly anticipated 25th annual Grand Marias Arts Festival.

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Part of the workshop will take place at Caribou Lake in Lutsen

Healthy Shorelands and Aquatic Vegetation

The Cook County Invasives Team and Soil and Water Conservation District are teaming up to host two workshops on healthy water and vegetation.

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Author James Rains discusses new book at Grand Marais Public Library on July 3

The Grand Marais Public Library will host author James Rains speaking about his new biomedical thriller, Afgonak.  WTIP volunteer Mary Manning spoke with the author on North Shore Morni

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Tofte celebrates July 4 with fireworks and festivities

Tofte has a full day and evening of festivities planned for July 4.  WTIP volunteer Mary Manning spoke with Tofte’s Jeannie Larson on North Shore Morning. 

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