Local News

Grand Marais chosen as "Coolest Small Town In America"

Grand Marais has been chosen the “Coolest Small Town in America” and there will be a “Toast the Town” party Friday evening, March 6. WTIP volunteer Marnie McMillan spoke w


Grand Marais Art Colony prepares for spring and beyond

As the spring season approaches, the Grand Marais Art Colony is gearing up for new classes as well as planning for summer and fall events. WTIP


Rena Rogers

New MnDOT radio towers not yet a done deal

At next Tuesday’s County Board meeting, March 10, key users of the ARMER emergency communications system will fill in the commissioners on how the radio system works and what coverage is needed&


Stage Door: Creating costumes for James and the Giant Peach

‘Stage Door’ takes us behind the scenes at the Grand Marais Playhouse.


'Music from the Tip O' the Arrowhead' exhibit debuts in May

"Music from the Tip O’ the Arrowhead" is a new Historical Society exhibit featuring historical as well as current local music in our area.


Dog Days of Winter celebration on March 8

You don’t need a dog to enjoy the ‘Dog Days of Winter’ event this weekend.


The Snow King

Snow King adorns Grand Marais harbor

Community member Elise Kyllo and her family have constructed a snow sculpture on the shores of Lake Superior in Grand Marais horbor, one of several in the area.


Noah Horak

Noah Horak returns from global travels on motorcycle

Noah Horak was raised in Cook County and has just completed a 3 year journey across Eurasia, Australia, and the Americas all by motorcycle.


Cook County has Maternal Child Health resources and services

Moms and other caregivers of new babies have a friend in Public Health.  WTIP volunteer Sherrie Lindskog spoke with Public Health Nurse Allison Heeren on North Shore Morning


Arn Kind and Governor Dayton

Grand Marais Public Library presentation offers Civil War 'Experience'

The public can participate in Minnesota’s Civil War experience through an interactive presentation being offered at the Grand Marais Public Library.