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Silver Bay moving forward with Eco Industrial Business Park

The City of Silver Bay wants to forge new ground on the North Shore.  They have an ambitious plan to transform the city’s existing business park from run-of-the-mill to state-of-the-art.


Ski conditions on BWCA Wilderness lakes have been excellent this week according to Bill Hansen of WTIP's West End News

West End News March 24

It was a pleasant surprise this week to see a wave of news stories out of the Twin Cities about West End native Solveig Tofte. Solvieg is the daughter of Karen and Orton Tofte, Jr.


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County has small number of structurally deficient bridges

Many of Minnesota’s bridges are in need of repair. Those in Cook County are small and in pretty good shape. WTIP’s Jay Andersen has this report.


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Conservation Act designates $5 million to wetlands restoration and protection

Healthy wetlands are key to healthy ecosystems.  There’s also growing awareness of the vital role wetlands play in addressing climate change and in mitigating extreme weather events such as


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Outdoor advocates take air pollution report to Legislature

Air pollution is harming a number of wildlife species important to Minnesota hunters and anglers, according to a new

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Meteorologist says winter storm is on the way

Winter is taking a final blow to the northland. The top half of the state as well as parts of northern Wisconsin is being hit.


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Artist Open House features Betsy Bowen

WTIP’s Jay Andersen has been producing a series of features on local visual artists.


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Soudan Mine Fire is 99 percent out

A fire started in the Soudan Mine last week and Interagency Fire personnel have been working on it non-stop. WTIP’s Jay Andersen has this report.


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Weekend News Wrap for March 19

Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.


Half-gallon milk jugs can be mini-greenhouses in winter.

Sowing Seeds in Winter

Sowing seeds in the wintertime sounds like a pretty crazy idea, but Northern Gardening hosts Diane Booth and Joan Farnam talk about this amazing trick with  Sue Schiess, U of


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