Dr. Hari Osofsky is faculty director of the Energy Transition Lab, a new project of the U of MN Institute on the Environment. Dick spoke with her recently about why the Lab was set up, what they hope to accomplish, and why energy efficiency and renewables are so important. You can learn more about the Institute on the Environment here.
Amy and Dave Freeman just returned from canoeing, portaging and sailing over 2,000 miles from northern Minnesota to Washington, D.C. to observe the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act, and to bring attention to the issue of mining near the Boundary Waters. Dave TerSteeg caught up with them Dec. 12, and they have great stories to tell. You can learn more about their adventure and mission here.
Rain turning to snow, followed by more seasonal temperatures. WTIP's Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Mike Stewart about this week's weather.
Raina and Ariana report the latest School News.
If you have an interest in birds you may want to participate in this Saturday’s Audubon Christmas Bird Count. WTIP host Yvonne Mills spoke with Jeremy Ridlbauer on North Shore Morning.
The Cook County Schools Music Department is hosting its annual Winter Concert Tuesday, December 16, at 7:00 pm in the high school gym.
Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top news stories.
Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Min
Rethinking Organizations is a self-published book by Frederic Laloux. He shows how organizational forms have mirrored our evolving consciousness.
It can be quite freeing to learn how to accept what shows up versus how it "should" have been.
Do I focus on resistance or what I am trying to create?
Local naturalist and retired teacher Larry Weber joins us each Saturday morning to share his observations on what's going on in the great outdoors.
Headed toward the midpoint of the month and the north woods winter has become a big frump. Our area is going on nearly two months since we had any worthwhile precipitation.
Amelia and Lynden report the latest School News.