Local News

Betsy Bowen Illustrates "Plant a Pocket of Prairie"

Local artist and illustrator, Betsy Bowen, has collaborated on a new book called ‘Plant a Pocket of Prairie.’  North Shore Morning host Randy Eastlund talked with Betsy abou


Home Buyer Workshop in Grand Marais: June 7

Join Sandy O'Fallon from AEOA on June 7th at the 2014 Home Stretch Workshop to learn about homeownership and how you might be able to become a new home owner.


WTIP's Executive Director, Deb Benedict

WTIP's Deb Benedict Recognized in "The Woman Today" magazine

WTIP's Executive Director, Deb Benedict, was recently featured in the June/July 2014 issue of "The Woman Today" magazine.  


The Shadow

Weekend News Roundup for May 31

Each week the WTIP news team puts together a roundup of the week's news. County elections filing continued this week. A water resources bill promises more money for the Great Lakes.


Registration Ends Friday for Small-Scale Gardening Class!

Gardening has changed over the years. Growing food used to be our main objective, but there's been a resurgence of gardening on a smaller scale.


Fish for dinner

Clinic to participate in mercury in fish project

The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic is beginning a study on mercury, fish consumption and  women of child-bearing age along the North Shore.


The Cook County YMCA will be offering programs this summer.

YMCA Summer Sports Programs

Summer is almost here, so WTIP talked with Colette Mueller, the Associate Executive Director of the Cook County YMCA, about the summer sports programs that Y will be offering.


Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Reasons for the Triclosan Ban

Over a year ago, the University of Minnesota released a study showing increased levels of triclosan in lakes across Minnesota.


Moose on Moss Lake

Voices from Poetry Night at the Library

A haiku about a moose, a poem about wilderness, or a poem about a favorite dog...these are some of the poems you can hear from the folks featured in this segment from the monthly poetry