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Relay for Life

Youth Radio Project: Relay for LIfe

 Last Friday, Cook County Schools participated in the Relay for Life. This event helps to raise funds for the fight against cancer.


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Wildersmith May 25

 A nice upset of atmospheric conditions occurred last Sunday up and along the Trail. Miracles will never cease, it rained, marvelous rain!


Flathead Catfish

Points North: In Minnesota Waters, Monsters Exist

Most television fishing shows are only marginally more exciting than watching paint dry.


Image Bryan Hansel / photo Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: A Major Drop

Water levels in Lake Superior have been going down. There is less ice on the lake then there used to be and water temperatures are increasing at twice the rate of air temperatures.


Vintage lures

Friday Fish Report for May 25

According to our fishing expert Jon Muhich of Buck’s Hardware, trout, trout, trout was the word heard the most this past week.


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Youth Show May 24

This week's theme was "teamwork." In this May 24 edition of the Youth Show, hosts Audrey Summers, Sterling Anderson and Shawn Neuwirth look at teamwork in a variety of forms: how the CCHS&nb


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: May 24

Take a listen to this week's "Name That Sound," a new feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show this summer!


Broadband networks

Broadband update with Joe Butweiler

Arrowhead Electric Coop is about to start this year’s fiber optic construction. WTIP’s Jay Andersen interviewed Arrowhead’s Joe Butweiler about broadband progress.


Anna Deschampe

Grand Portage State Park ready for Memorial weekend

The river is running fast over the high falls and Grand Portage State Park is ready for Memorial Day weekend.  WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Park Naturalist Anna Deschampe.


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West End News: May 24

Congratulations to Birch Grove Community School graduates Ashley Ross, Michael Sjogren and Bradley Van Doren.  The congratulations might seem a little late, as the three finished their studies at


Campfire

Campfire restriction lifted in BWCAW

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service has lifted campfire restrictions in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.


Sen. Al Franken

Sen. Franken talks about local post offices and college loans

College loan affordability and reducing hours at rural post offices. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Minnesota’s U. S. Senator Al Franken this morning on “Daybreak.”


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Titambe Dance Ensemble brings West African drum rhythms to Studio A

Buck and Bob hosted four members of the Titambe Dance Ensemble May 18 for chat and music. Director Christian Adeti and his group drummed and danced at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts in Grand Marais the next evening.


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Study aims to help smokers stop by finding out why quitting's so painful

Buck spoke May 18 with Dr. Mustafa al'Absi, professor of behavioral medicine at UMD and director of the Duluth Medical Research Institute, about a study he's conducting on why people who quit smoking have increased sensitivity to pain. Dr. al'Absi specializes in how stress affects the brain. To learn more about the study, you can call 218 726 8896.


Rose-breasted grosbeak

The remarkable rose-breasted grosbeak

One of the showiest birds at the feeder, as well as one of the most vocally proficient is the rose-breasted grosbeak.  Jay Andersen of WTIP North Shore Community Radio spoke to local naturalist C


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