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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. 
 

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Mammals begin the process of storing up for winter

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

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DNR creates new ruffed grouse coordinator position

The Minnesota grouse hunting season starts on the 18th of this month, and last week, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced the creation of a new ruffed grouse c

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Superior National future back on county agenda

Supporters of Superior National Golf Course met with city, county and EDA members for nearly three hours last Thursday.

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Arrowhead Electric Coop funded for broadband infrastructure

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar announced today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is awarding $82.4 million for broadband infrastructure expansion in St.

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Weekend News Wrap for Sept. 11

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

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Climate change could bring major changes to BWCAW

Could the boreal forest of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness change to a more temperate hardwood landscape or even a grassland savanna? If so, when?

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Local Fishing Report for Sept. 10

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