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Gunflint area septic inspections are complete

According to the county’s planning director, the most recent lakeshore septic compliance inspections have been completed.

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Vick sentenced in District Court

Edwin Vick was sentenced Tuesday in Cook County District Court on one count of first degree felony robbery.

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Candidate filings brought last minute challenges in ISD166 races

The filing period for city, ISD166 school board and North Shore Hospital board ended Tuesday at 5 p.m.
 

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Judge: Court services could could be reduced locally

The state Judicial Branch cannot close down courthouses, but it can reduce the number of judicial service centers and their hours of operation.

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Car Seat Clinic highlights child passenger safety

Saturday August 21 is the day to check the safety of your kid’s car seat between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Grand Marais Fire Hall.


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Summer takes on color in the woods, roadsides

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.


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Most MN small businesses eligible for healthcare tax credits

A report released last month shows that the majority of Minnesota’s small businesses are eligible for healthcare tax credits under the new national healthcare reform law. The report, &

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Local airports to receive federal grants

U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken and Rep.

Weekend Wrap

Weekend News Wrap Aug. 14

Each week the WTIP News Department provides a summary of the stories it has been following that week.  Tune in to WTIP's North Shore Weekend Saturdays from 7:00 to 10:00 a.


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City discusses what to do with its burn pile

The Grand Marais City Council has received several complaints about poor air quality when the city’s burn pile burns.