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Rep. Rick Nolan

Rep. Nolan talks steel dumping and its effect on the Iron Range

Illegal steel dumping is taking its toll on the Iron Range. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with 8th District Congressman Rep. Rick Nolan.


Jenni Bowring McDonough

MNsure special enrollment period ends April 30

MNsure has a special enrollment period now through the end of April. The non-insured penalty increases, so you may want to avoid that.


Update from Violence Prevention Center

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month…and also Child Abuse Prevention Month.


Woody Gilk

'Technology and Nonprofits' is April 8 Brown Bag Lunch topic

"Technology and Nonprofits" will be this week's topic at Brown Bag Lunch Wednesday, hosted by the Cook County Community Fund in partnership with Cook County Higher Education.


Gordon Thorne

15th Annual Fingerstyle Masters Weekend starts April 10

This weekend’s 5th annual Fingerstyle Masters Weekend offers fiddle and guitar workshops, and a Saturday concert.


The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Could Grand Portage mercury levels be linked to the fur trade?

The Grand Portage National Monument area has higher levels of mercury than other parks around the Great Lakes.


Stage Door: Growing up with the Playhouse

‘Stage Door’ takes us behind the scenes at the Grand Marais Playhouse. It’s a chance to meet the artists involved in our local theater.


Chief

Reflections on 20 Years of Patten Family Homestead Sleigh Rides

Since 1994 the Patten family has offered sleigh rides from their home on the Gunflint Trail.


"Healthy Kids Day" at the YMCA, April 25

“Healthy Kids Day” is a YMCA-sponsored event that hopes to inspire kids to keep their minds and bodies active.