The Grand Marais park Board has decided on a design for its Community Connection foot bridge. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with park manager Dave Tersteeg.
Congress has passed and the President is set to sign the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act.
Cook County Schools is staying with a partial 4-day calendar for the 2013-14 school year.
Legislation was introduced yesterday to reinstate a five-year moratorium on recreational wolf hunting and trapping. The House bill is a companion to one already in the Senate.
Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week. Food shelf use is up in the region. Early primaries are possible under a proposed law.
Lodging tax revenues for the first month of 2013 were up compared to January of last year county-wide.
Sen. Chuck Wiger represents District 43 in the Minnesota Legislature. His district includes Maplewood, North St. Paul and Oakdale.
The effects of sequestration won’t be felt here immediately, but over time that’s a different matter.