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Write-ins don’t always need to be written

As Cook County approaches the November 2nd General Election, the issue of write-in candidates surfaces. At least one write-in is announced for Grand Marais Mayor.

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Weekend News Wrap for Sept. 18

Each weekend the WTIP News Department assembles the week’s important news stories to play here on North Shore Weekend.

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School levy meetings set

On Nov. 2, Cook County Schools ISD166 will be asking residents to vote on an operating levy which would provide the district with approximately $377,000 for each of the next five years.

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Local Fish Report for Sept. 17

9/17/10 – There are lots of fish in Cook County lakes, the trick is to know where they are and how to catch them.

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Arrowhead Electric Coop representative elaborates on broadband grant

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded Arrowhead Electric Cooperative, a grant and loan package of $16 million for broadband infrastructure in Cook County.

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MPCA action against EDA settled

Cedar Grove Business Park in Grand Marais may finally be emerging from the black cloud it has been under since the project broke ground in 2006. The Minnesota Pollution Control Age

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County board declines to hear Superior National 1% sales tax request

Supporters of a plan to revive a failing golf course brought their application for requesting 1% sales tax money to the county board Tuesday.

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Anti-carp petition delivered to Obama administration

Michigan Attorney General Mike Cox said Monday that an online petition with 90,000 names has been delivered to the Obama administration demanding the emergency closure of two Chicago area na

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Order of the Arrow Scouts to trail build in county

The Boy Scouts of America will be in the Grand Marais area in force next June.

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WTIP News Wrap - Sept. 14/15

The WTIP News Department has expanded its local news coverage and now produces a News Wrap three times a week.