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Kerrie Fabius

County soil survey complete for 2010

The county’s Soil and Water District has been working with contractors to map Cook County soils. So far about 20% of private land has been surveyed.

Larry "Bear" Carlson

Grand Marais Mayoral Candidates: Larry "Bear" Carlson

Two candidates are running for Grand Marais Mayor. Former high school science teacher Larry “Bear” Carlson is a write-in for that office.

Prehistoric arrowheads

Archeological digs set for north shore

The Duluth Archaeological Center is conducting a survey for the Office of the State


Bob Spry

Grand Marais City Council Candidate: Bob Spry

Three candidates are running for Grand Marais City Council. One of them is Bob Spry. WTIPs Jay Andersen interviewed Spry as a part of this week’s city candidate series.


Bill Lenz

Grand Marais City Council Candidate: Bill Lenz

Three candidates are running for Grand Marais City Council. One of them is incumbent Bill Lenz. WTIPs Jay Andersen interviewed Lenz as a part of this week’s city candidate series.

Superior National Golf Course at Lutsen

EDA concerned about Superior National's image

Ever since a group of golf course advocates approached the county board looking for money to upgrade Superior National Golf Course at Lutsen, there&rsq


Dave Palmer

Grand Marais City Council candidates: Dave Palmer

Three candidates are running for Grand Marais City Council. One of them is Dave Palmer.

Tamarack

Wildersmith October 15

 After a pleasantly cool September most days of October have been considerably warmer than normal. In that vein, it has been so warm that those nasty bitin’ flies have been reborn.


Old radio

Weekend News Wrap for Oct. 16

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