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Lake Superior School District adopts 4-day week after referendum fails

Silver Bay and Two Harbors will switch to a 4-day school week beginning in the fall.

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DNR has burning permits available online

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is expanding a program that allows people to purchase burning permits online.

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Sen. Al Franken on WTIPs “Daybreak”

Sen. Al Franken authored a bi-partisan amendment to the financial reform bill working its way through Congress.

Recycle old electronics Saturday, May 22

Waste electronics collections May 22 & June 5

The Cook County Recycling Center in Grand Marais will hold a waste electronics collection Saturday, May 22, from 9:00 a.m.

Weekend Wrap

Weekend News Wrap May 15

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.m.


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Enhanced driver’s licenses becomes law

An enhanced Minnesota driver's license will work like a U.S. passport, allowing state residents to re-enter the United States from Canada. Minnesota Gov.