Local News

'Back to School' Open House and Orientation August 27

The Cook County School District is hosting a "Back to School Open House/Orientation" on Wednesday, August 27th from 3:30pm - 6:30pm.  WTIP volunteer Sherrie Lindskog spoke with Melissa


Helping with hunger in Cook County

Cook County Public Health and Human Services is addressing the issue of hunger in Cook County.


Summer listening

Weekend News Roundup for August 23

Each week the WTIP news department puts together a roundup of the weeks top news stories.


Afternoon Tea (Iban /Flikr)

An Invitation to Afternoon Tea, September 3

You can RSVP for Afternoon Tea:  the event celebrates and supports Cook County Higher Education.  North Shore Morning host Randy Eastlund spoke with Paula Sundet Wolf of Cook County Hig


Popcorn (Wendy /Flikr)

A New Season of Cook County Athletics & Booster Club Concessions

The first home volleyball game is Tuesday August 26th, and the Cook County Athletic Booster Club wants you.  North Shore Morning host Sherrie Lindskog  spoke with Kris Phillips, B


Superintendent Beth Schwarz

Board approves new ISD166 hires

The ISD166 school year is about to begin. The school board met to review and approve a number of items before the door opens on Sept. 2nd. WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Superintendent Beth Schwarz..


Environmental Stewardship Awards include Minnesota recipients

This year's Environmental Stewardship Awards included three Minnesota recipients.


Grand Marais Biomass Project Update

WTIP's Gary Atwood gives an update on the proposed Grand Marais Biomass District Heat project.

(Photo by Glen Malley on Flickr)


Ruffed Grouse

Annual Ruffed Grouse Society Banquet - September 4

The annual banquet for the North Shore Chapter of the Ruffed Grouse Society is coming up Thursday, September 4th, at the American Legion in Grand Marais.  WTIP volunteer Tracy Benson spoke w


StandDown event in Duluth assists Veterans: August 22

As part of a series of StandDown events across northern Minnesota, Duluth will be offering "one-stop services" with information and assistance available from multiple agencies