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Andrew Beavers on the recent Lutsen Township Board Meeting

WTIP talked to Andrew Beavers, supervisor of the Lutsen Township Board, about their most recent meeting.


Matt Geretschlaeger

Zipline project appears to be at the end of its line

If statements by developer Matt Geretschlaeger are taken at face value, his more than two-year effort to make Superior Zipline a reality has ended and the Gunflint Trail property he obtained from the


Grand Opening of Gunflint Trail Firehall #3

The Gunflint Trail Volunteer Department Firehall #3 and Seagull Lake Community Center had their grand opening on June 17th, with more than 200 people coming to celebrate.


Thunder Bay Art Gallery

Summer Exhibitions at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery

From abstract painting to Aboriginal art - it’s a busy summer at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery.


Oyster Mushroom

Learn About 'Mysterious Mushrooms' at Sugarloaf Cove: June 21

Charlie Danielson from Up North Fungi will be helping to take some of the mystery out of mushrooms and teaching about their place in a s


Oddz and Endz Store Opens in Grand Marais

There's a new business in Grand Marais called 'Oddz & Endz.'  WTIP volunteer, Marnie McMillan, spoke with EvaLyn Carlson and Arvis Thompson on North Shore Morning about this


'Tending the Trees' during Gunflint GreenUp: June 28

The annual Gunflint GreenUp is an ongoing effort and on Saturday June 28th there’s an opportunity to ‘Tend the Trees’. 


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Weekend News Roundup for June 14

Each week the WTIP news team puts together a roundup of the week's news.


Sustainable Ely and Northeastern Minnesotans for Wilderness gave a presentation in Grand Marais.

Becky Rom of Sustainable Ely on mining in Cook County

On May 21, Becky Rom, one of the founders of the Sustainable Ely project gave a presentation in Grand Marais about the effects of copper and precious metal mining in Northeastern Minnesota, including


North Shore Landowner Workshop: Friday, June 13

If you’d like to learn more about restoring and managing your forest property, there’s a Landowner Workshop this Friday that can help you.  WTIP volunteer Julie Carlson spoke with Way