Grammy Award-winning songwriter Jerry Vandiver stopped by The Roadhouse Aug. 8 with his guitar to chat and play a few tunes, including what he calls paddling music. His new CD, "Every Scratch Tells a Story," features one he wrote about our town, "In Grand Marais." He was in the area for his 20th straight annual Boundary Waters canoe trip. You can learn more about Jerry and his delightful music here.
The Cook County Invasive Team's coordinator Angelique Edgerton talked to WTIP about the use of herbicides, in addition to her departure from the Team.
Every year, the Gitchi-Gami Trail Association hosts a bike ride on the Gitchi-Gami Trail along Lake Superior.
Ann chatted Aug. 8 with Mary Relindes Ellis, author of "The Bohemian Flats,"a novel set in a vibrant immigrant enclave in Minneapolis in the early 20th century. The book is rich in historical detail as well as a fascinating story of a family who moves from Germany to America. You can learn more about the author and the book here.
This week on the Youth Show the theme is youth growing up and coming of age. Commentaries, vox pops, and interviews all are featured on this edition.
The North Shore Music Association will be sponsoring a concert with rockabilly singer and guitarist Rosie Flores on Saturday, August 16, starting at 7:30 p.m, at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts.
The rain clears and pleasant dry weather becomes the norm through the rest of the week. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson.
Youth Producer Sean MacDonell immediatly thinks of one thing when he hears the phrase "coming of age."
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 Minnesota Starwatch column.
Emergencies can strike anytime, but summer is a good time to review your preparedness for severe weather, wildfires and other untimely events.
The second weekend of this new month found our part of the world leaning toward the dry side of the weather ledger.
The start of school is around the corner, the ISD166 board needs a candidate and nine-man is in the future. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Superintendent Beth Schwarz.
Hi. I’m Nancy Larson, Gunflint District Ranger, with this week’s edition of the Superior National Forest Update - information on conditions affecting travel and recreatio