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Senior Center welcomes new program coordinator, Jes Rodne

In addition to a busy summer schedule, the Senior Center in Grand Marais has a new programs and services coordinator, Jes Rodne.

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GM Playhouse production "Eleemosynary" opens June 25

‘Eleemosynary’ – a production of the Grand Marais Playhouse – is about the relationship of 3 generations of women.  WTIP volunteer Mark Abrahamson spoke with Jackson Nicko

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Rainy weather

Wet weather to continue, with a slight warmup in the future

The rain we had over the weekend returns, but so will warmer weather.  WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Dean Melde about the slow slog into summer.

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WTIP Weekend News Roundup for June 20

Prescribed burns, a mining decision appealed, a BWCAW case settled and musher concern about an Alaska fire…all this and more in the week’s news.

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Brown Bag Lunch: Why You Need a Will, June 23

Power of attorney, advance directives and wills:  estate planning is important for adults of all ages.

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Kimber Wraalstad

Hospital to attend rural health conference

The Cook County North Shore Hospital and Care Center will participate in the Minnesota Rural Health Conference next week in Duluth, as well as this weekend’s Wellness Fair in Grand Portage.&nbsp

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All Welcome at Grand Portage National Monument

Grand Portage National Monument is 35 miles northeast of Grand Marais and well worth the trip.  North Shore Morning host Randy East

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Superintendent Beth Schwarz

ISD166 decides on an operating levy for a fall referendum

The ISD166 board has decided on an operating levy goal for this fall’s referendum.  WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Superintendent Beth Schwarz about the levy as well as a tougher atte

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Wooden Boat Show and Summer Solstice Festival begin June 19 at North House

It's the weekend of the longest day of the year and North House Folk School is celebrating with their annual Wooden Boat Show and Summer Solstice Festival.

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Meteorologist Mike Stewart

NEW: This weekend's weather looks wet

Looks like a spotty weather weekend: on and off rain and maybe a thunderstorm or two.  WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Mike Stewart about the prospects for a damp Grandma&rsquo

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