More than 13 million older adults in America are economically insecure. They live one bad break, one accident, or one layoff away from economic disaster.
Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.
The rumor that the Grand Marais Public Library will close for five months while renovation and new construction is going on is false.
The debate over protecting wild rice waters and increasing non-ferrous mining is in the courts as well as in Minnesota’s House of Representatives. WTIP’s Jay Andersen has this report
Grand Marais Mayor Larry Carlson reports the city’s fire department could use a few more firefighters.
The Joint Economic Development Authority Tuesday voted to offer the new general manager’s job at Superior National Golf Course to Bob Fenwick.
The Cook County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday and the topics discussed included land swaps for no net gain, the new community center and Superior National Golf Course.
The federal program that controls wolf depredation in Minnesota is looking for money. The budget agreement in Washington last week effectively eliminated funding for the U.S.
The ISD166 School Board is trying to reduce its administrative budget. They’re looking for savings in all positions from the Superintendent to office secretarial staff.