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Forest restoration

Sugarloaf and partners receive $400,000 grant for forest restoration

Sugarloaf Cove and their conservation partners received a large grant from the Outdoor Heritage Council.


"The On-Time Circus" traveling puppet show comes to Grand Marais August 16

The On-Time Circus is a traveling puppet show that will be performing this Saturday in Grand Marais. WTIP volunteer Mark Abrahamson spoke with puppet artist Margo McCreary on North Shore Mor


Celebrate '50 Years of Wilderness' on September 5&6

You can join in the celebration of “50 Years of Wilderness” at the Lake Superior Wilderness Conference in Duluth

Commissioner Garry Gamble

Commissioners discuss waters plans and invasive species

A unique collaborative water plan and invasive species action are a part of this week’s county board deliberations. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Commissioner Garry Gamble


Mark Sandbo

EDA moves ahead on golf course management

Progress is moving ahead at Superior National. Seeding begins and there’s action on a management agreement. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with EDA president Mark Sandbo.

 


Kristin Dearruda Wharton

Primary results set commissioner district matchups and Races take form in city elections

Primary results set commissioner district matchups

Tuesday’s primary settled the races for county commissioner in the two contested districts.


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.