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Superintendent Beth Schwarz

American Indian educator / author spends day at Cook County Schools

Special education, sick leave and an American Indian educator/author  at school.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with ISD166 Superintendent Beth Schwarz.

 


'Recording for Radio' workshop offered by WTIP on February 11

WTIP invites community members to participate in a new project designed to bring a wider range of voices to the air.


Make your own Valentine

Grand Marais Art Colony: Upcoming events and activities

You can make your own personalized Valentine, attend a fiber retreat, or plan for July's Grand Marais Art Festival.


Rena Rogers

County to consider new ARMER towers

The Cook County board is being asked to add two ARMER towers for better emergency coverage.  The county ordinance calls for towers no higher than 199 feet.


February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. WTIP volunteer Mary Manning spoke with Marybeth Wilkes of the Violence Prevention Center on North Shore Morning. 
 


Catalyst Dance presents "Niicugni" February 7

Catalyst Dance will be returning to the Arrowhead Center for the Arts with a performance titled “Niicugni.” WTIP volunteer Marnie McMillan spoke with James Everest of Catalyst Dance o


Road Salts: Extensively used, but are they safe?

Winter, snow, travel conditions.  How does the use of road salts fit in?  Their use is controversial, considering the harsh impacts they can have on the environment.


Microsoft

Phony phone scam not from Microsoft

There’s a new phone scam surfacing in Cook County.  WTIPs Jay Andersen spoke with Sheriff Pat Eliasen about phony Microsoft phone calls.


"Making It" Through Winter: North House skill-sharing series

Animal tracks, mending and more.  North House Folk School offers skill-sharing classes this month.  WTIP volunteer Julie Carlson spoke with North House Folk School program coordinator M


Dragon Boat parade

Dragon Boat partners hang up their paddles

The North Shore Dragon Boat Festival partners have officially
decided that they will not host the dragon boat festival in 2015.