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Frank Moe breaks the District One tie

Shortly after 9 a.m. on Monday, Auditor-Treasurer Braidy Powers convened the Cook County Canvass Board to certify the November 4 election results.


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Weekend News Roundup for November 8

Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top news stories. Commissioner tie breaker scheduled for Monday. The FISH project needs more participants.


Explore "shared co-working" options at November 6 meeting hosted by Broadband Commission

You can learn more about possible options for "co-working space" that would also provide broadband access at a meeting hosted by the Cook County Broadband Commission.  WTIP vo


November is a busy month for the Grand Marais Public Library

The Grand Marais Public Library has a lot happening during the month of November. WTIP volunteer Mark Abrahamson spoke with Steve Harsin, library director, on North Shore Morning.


Cook County offers "In-Home Support" services

The Cook County In-Home Support Program helps individuals to remain safely in their homes. Sherrie Lindskog spoke with Martina Williams of Cook County Public Health and Human Services about this


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Weekend News Roundup for November 1

Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top news stories. Could there be drones over Lake Superior?


James Everest (left) and Joel Pickard

Blackfish - the music of James Everest and Joel Pickard

Blackfish is a unique, experimental musical duo comprised of James Everest and Joel Pickard.


White-nose Fungus (Ryan von Linden/New York Department of Environmental Conservation via Flikr)

National Bat Week: Oct 26 - Nov 1

Bats play an important role in our ecosystem and not just on Halloween!  Bats are often misunderstood and currently challenged by white-nose sydrome.


Commissioner Heidi Doo-Kirk

Decision by County Board to lower some fees

Some county fees will be lowered as a result of recent decisions at the county board level.