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Violence Prevention Center Director discusses abuse and how to help

In the summer, domestic violence tends to grow among residents and visitors alike.

 

Michigan’s Portage Lake Lift Bridge gets stuck

On Wedensday, Aug. 4 at approximately 2:30 in the afternoon the lift bridge between Houghton and Hancock, Michigan got stuck in the up position.


Bryan Hansel

Bryan Hansel

Bryan Hansel is an outdoor photographer, writer and guide.


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Great Outdoors Initiative Listening Session held in state

On Wednesday, August 4, top Obama Administration officials will hold a listening session in Minneapolis on the America’s Great Outdoors Initiative.

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Invasive species continues summer spread

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says the pesky invasive species known as spiny waterfleas has turned up in Burntside Lake near Ely.

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News Wrap

The WTIP News Department is expanding its local news coverage and will now produce a News Wrap three times a week.     
 

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Sun storms may light up local skies

The sun may be about to put on a colorful light show and North Shore residents could find themselves staying up late to watch.

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Area copper nickel mining talks shift to St. Paul

Increased trade between Minnesota and Chile is on the table today when Gov. Tim Pawlenty meets with Chilean Ambassador Arturo Fermandois in St. Paul.

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Michael Monroe live on The Roadhouse

Bob and Buck hosted local favorite singer-songwriter Michael Monroe in Studio A July 30.


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In Full Summer, The Kids Are Out To Play

Chel Anderson is a biologist and plant ecologist for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

Tippers paddle hard at the 2010 North Shore Dragon Boat Festival

North Shore Dragon Boat Festival

The WTIP Tippers had a fabulous time on the harbor in Grand Marais this weekend for the 2010 North Shore Dragon Boat Festival.


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Forest Service offers weekly naturalist programs

Would you like to know more about loons?  Interested in black bears?  Or does a Saturday morning wildflower walk appeal to you? If so, you’re in luck.

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CaringBridge founder and CEO visits The Roadhouse

Sona Mehring, founder and CEO of CaringBridge,  a nonprofit that provides free websites connecting family and friends during a serious health event, talk


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Health Care Foundation funds new helmet and car seats program

A fund to provide bike and ski helmets as well as child car seats has been set up with a grant from the North Shore Health Care Foundation.

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