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Rita Plourde

Birthing and other community health issues discussed at clinic meeting

The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic doctors held a public informational and listening session over the weekend to address options in pre and post-natal care.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with clinic CEO Ri


Stage Door: What is the role of a stage manager?

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


Beargrease Marathon finish line report from Jason Rice

The 31st annual John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon has a winner.


'Snowarama' at Grand Portage benefits children with disabilities: February 7

The Grand Portage Lodge and Casino Snowarama provides financial assistance for children with physical disabilities.


Shipping season comes to a close in the Port of Duluth-Superior

Despite frigid temperatures and record ice cover that slowed shipping during the 2014 season, overall tonnage through the Port of Duluth-Superior saw a 2.3% increase.


Walleye

Minnesota tightens walleye rules for 3 popular BWCAW lakes

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are tightening walleye regulations for three lakes in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area but loosening them for another popular northern Minnesota lake.


training robot

Cook County High School Robotics starts new season

Will Moore talks to Cook County High School's robotics team about their upcoming challenge and building robots. 


Meterologist Mike Stewart

Brief cold spell, otherwise warmer than normal

The last half of January has been warmer than usual. There are colder temperatures in the forecast, but they will be short-lived. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Mike Stewart.


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Weekend News Roundup for January 24

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