The annual Mustering of the Last Watch ceremony for the crewmen aboard the Edmund Fitzgerald is held at Split Rock Lighthouse in Two Harbors, MN on November 10th.
Sawbill Outfitters owner Bill Hansen on unique work credit system that keeps both owners & employees happy-
Ann & Dick chatted with Bill Hansen, owner of Sawbill Outfitters in Tofte with his wife Cindy, about their unique work credit system in which employees bid on jobs each week. Bill explained the idea behind it, how it works, and how & why it benefits both employees and the business.
The cost of the Irish Creek Road Subordinate Service District is running higher than anticipated.
This is a great time of year to reflect on gratitude. Ann spoke Nov. 14 with Dr. Mary Jo Kreitzer, founder and director of the Center for Spirituality and Healing at the U of MN, about why gratitude and its cousin, mindfulness, is good for our well-being. You can learn more about the Center here.
Great Expectations School is about to get hooked up to broadband. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with GES board member Jeff Kern about broadband and about the school’s character development asse
Net neutrality is a hot topic nationally, but with all the political clouds swirling around the topic, you have a right to be confused. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Sen.
The Minnesota House has Republican leadership now. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Democratic Rep. David Dill about some of the anticipated changes.
Gary Fiedler of Hermantown just returned from a seven-month odyssey in the Boundary Waters and Quetico, making 13 trips over every portage and taking over 40,000 pictures. He and his wife Dawn LaPointe spoke with Dick Nov. 14 about why he went and how they worked together to make it happen. You can learn more about their photography gallery here.
Kalina, Chloe, and Trina report the latest School News.
We’ve missed most of the big snow and it looks like we’ll continue to miss more of it. Cold temps on the other hand will stick around.
Jered and Jack report the latest School News.
Fond du Lac tribal elder Ray "Skip" Sandman ran as the 2014 Green Party candidate for U.S. Congress in Minnesota's 8th District.
Now that November is here, so is the cold and flu season. Here's Cook County School Nurse Kay Borud with this week's Cook County School News.