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Lake Superior watershed

WRAPS watershed report from MPCA

Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies or WRAPS is the local response to a pilot project to put together a comprehensive watershed plan for the north shore.


Orange Hawkweed

Cook County Invasive Team Update: Herbicides?

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.


Photo by Robert Couse-Baker via Flickr

Gitchi-Gami Trail Association 14th Annual North Shore Bike Ride

Every year, the Gitchi-Gami Trail Association hosts a bike ride on the Gitchi-Gami Trail along Lake Superior.


Rosie Flores performing

Rosie Flores comes to the Arrowhead Center for the Arts

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.


Meteorologist Carol Christenson

Fine weather returns for the week

The rain clears and pleasant dry weather becomes the norm through the rest of the week. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson.


Vintage radio kit

Weekend News Roundup for August 9

Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top news stories.


Superintendent Beth Schwarz

Back to school is on ISD166 board agenda

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.


The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Invasive Carp and Lake Superior

If you follow the news around the

Great Lakes, chances are you’ve heard of Asian carp.


Emerald Ash Borer

Emerald ash borer threatens northern ecosystem

There are a lot of ash trees in our Superior National Forest, and the emerald ash borer is affecting ash trees and forest ecosystems in nearby areas.


Example of Chip Carving

North House Classes: Woodcarving, rosemaling and more....

From decorative woodcarving to rosemaling, North House Folk School has the classes!  WTIP host Mark