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All things snowflake

 Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist. She lives here in Cook County and joins us periodically to talk about phenology or what’s going on in the woods right now.


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Weekend News Roundup for Nov. 27

Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.

Mark Morgan on the bathhouse roof

Rec Park bathhouse goes solar

Last week a small crew—helped by a crane—hoisted solar panels onto the roof of a bathhouse in the Grand Marais Rec Park. Mark Morgan is installing the panels on the bathhouse roof.


Bob Fenwick

County zeros in on final budget for 2011

Sawtooth Elementary third-graders: "I am thankful for...."

In celebration of Thanksgiving, 3rd-graders at Sawtooth Mountain Elementary share thoughts about what they are thankful for.


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NOAA announces 9.2 million in grants to restore Great Lakes fish habitat

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced on Friday that it has awarded about $9.2 million to nine projects through

Cook County Higher Education's North Shore Campus in Grand Marais

Cook County Higher Education: new home - continuing mission

Cook County Higher Education (CCHE) recently celebrated one year at its new campus in Grand Marais, but the organization has actually been around a lot longer than that. 

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Weekend News Roundup for Nov. 20

Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.

Princess Pine

Prehistoric plants grow under our winter snow

 Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist. She lives here in Cook County and joins us periodically to talk about phenology or what’s going on in the woods right now. Welcome, Chel.