Listen Now


Chamber concert to benefit Gunflint Trail Historical Society & Volunteer Fire Department

Gunflint Woods, Winds, and Strings
Poplar Lake Fire Hall, Gunflint Trail
Sun, 08/09/2015 - 4:00pm

Gunflint Woods, Winds, and Strings will perform a chamber music concert to benefit the Gunflint Trail Historical Society and the Gunflint Trail Volunteer Fire Department, at 4 pm on Sunday,

Summer showers

Summer weather returns with a few showers

Summer returns to the North Shore, but it may be accompanied by a few showers. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Mike Stewart about weekend weather.


Bode, the formerly lost dog

West End News: July 16

It is not much of a surprise, but upsetting nonetheless, to hear Minnesota Power announce the permanent closing of their coal-fired power plant in Schroeder.  To their credit, the utility has bee


"Feelin' Groovy" artwork created by Karie Wrich

"Feelin' Groovy" membership drive a success!

WTIP wrapped up our “Feelin’ Groovy” membership drive at noon on Monday, July 13, and we have a lot of people to thank for helping us meet, and exceed our goal of $30,000.

15th Annual Gitchi-Gami Trail Association Bike Ride

Gitchi-Gami Trail Association
Gooseberry Falls State Park
Sat, 08/08/2015 (All day)

The 15th Annual Gitchi-Gami Trail Association North Shore Bike Ride will be held Saturday, August 15, starting at Gooseberry Falls State Park at 9 am. Ride options are 28, 37, and 55-mile loops.

Grand Portage Voyageur Rendezvous Days and Traditional Pow-Wow

National Park Service and Grand Portage Band of Chippewa
Grand Portage National Monument and Pow-Wow Grounds
Fri, 08/07/2015 (All day) - Sun, 08/09/2015 (All day)

The National Park Service and the Grand Portage Band of Chippewa once again will collaborate in hosting the Grand Portage National Monument Rendezvous Days and traditional Pow-Wow, Friday through Sund

North House instructor Jo Wood offers class on 'Bead Embroidery' July 25-26

North House Folk School instructor Jo Wood will offer a "Bead Embroidery" class on July 25 and 26.


Tofte Township news

The Tofte Township Board had its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, July 9. WTIP host Tracy Benson spoke with Tofte Township Supervisor Jeanne Larson.  


"Moon Over Buffalo" opens July 16 at Arrowhead Center for the Arts

“Moon Over Buffalo” is a comic play set in Buffalo, New York, in the 1950s and will open July 16 as part of the Grand Marais Playhouse Summer Festival. WTIP volunteer Mark Abrahamson


Commissioner Frank Moe

Mineral Center road needs discussed by Commissioner Moe

Discretionary funding, property sales, the Mineral Center Road and a review of proposed new use of ATV’s on the Gunflint Trail. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Commissioner Frank Moe.


Howard Hedstrom

EDA discusses common broadband site and workforce housing options

The Joint Economic Development Authority will support funding for a grant match from the County Broadband Commission.


Dr. Seth Moore

Dr. Seth Moore discusses Grand Portage request that Governor change moose collaring stance

Dr. Seth Moore is Director of Biology and Environment with the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.


The Wrong Omar

The Wrong Omar lands in the right studio--on The Roadhouse

Twin Cities band The Wrong Omar (from left, Becky Shaheen, Laura Lou, and Joey Shaheen) dropped by the station during membership drive to chat, laugh, and play some great original music. 


Annual Gunflint Trail Canoe Races set for July 15

The Gunflint Trail Canoe Races are an annual fundraiser for the Gunflint Trail Volunteer Fire Department.


Syndicate content