Ever thought of a wasabi-based fire alarm? One of the 2011 IgNobel Award winners did. Buck chatted Nov. 25 with Marc Abrahams, editor of the Annals of Improbable Research, about the awards.
Lodging tax revenues for October were up from the same month last year county-wide according to the latest report from the Cook County Auditor-Treasurer’s office.
WTIP’s inviting all students in 9th through 12th grades who might be interested in taking part in its Youth Radio Project to come to the station on Saturday, December 3rd starting at 6:00 p.m.
Bob spoke Nov. 25 with Gabriel Ayala, recently named 2011 Artist of the Year at the Native American Music Awards for his album “Passion, Fire and Grace.” Ayala is a classical guitarist and has developed a new genre he calls ‘jazzmenco’.
They’re small, secretive, soft and they can fly – or at least glide a good distance. Jay Andersen of WTIP North Shore Community Radio spoke to local naturalist Chel Anderson about no
It’s what the weather service calls “see-saw” weather. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christenson about somewhat unseasonal weather and penguins.
Winter driving, distracted driving and driving on ice. The challenges of winter were on the mind of Cook County Sheriff Mark Falk.
Many people know Nancy Daley’s artwork through her paper making.
Walter Sve is a third generation North Shore commercial fisherman based near Two Harbors, MN. In this edition of Moments in Time, Walter talks with Art Fenstad of the North Shore Commercial Fish
Joan and Bob Burrows work at the Dockside Fish Market in Grand Marais each fall during the herring roe harvest.
Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.