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Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

School News from Sawtooth Mountain Elementary: March 12

Sadie and Sienna report the latest school news. 

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Duluth News-Tribune's Sam Cook checks in on our long winter and what's in store for spring

Buck chatted March 7 with Sam Cook during our "Spring Forward" membership drive. They covered lots of ground including ice fishing, fat tire biking, plans for spring outdoor activities, and a coming article in the DNT about Dick Powell, who lives up on Sag.

Birch Grove

School News from Birch Grove: March 11

Chloe and Kaylee report the latest School News. 


Rich Harwood encourages public innovation to tackle community issues

Deb Benedict spoke with community change expert Rich Harwood March 7. Rich is president and founder of the Harwood Institute for Public Innovation, which recently announced a plan to train 5,000 new public innovators by 2016. He talked with about  innovation,  change, and WTIP's role developing community here at home.

"Powerful Tools" Provided for Caregivers

It's important for caregivers to develop coping strategies and learn about tools available to take care of themselves.  Care Partners of Cook County will offer "Powerful Tools for Caregi

Rep. David Dill

Rep. Dill weighs in on House tax bill

The Minnesota House has passed a $500 million package of tax cuts and repeals. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with District 3A Rep. David Dill.


Fruit Salad

Eat for a Good Cause At Cook County Schools Fundraiser

The Cook County Education Foundation hosts the 11th Annual ‘Enriching Academics Through Sustenance’ fund raising event.  Better known as ‘E.A.T.S’, the event is Thurs

Gunflint Lake

Wildersmith on the Gunflint: March 7

As Gunflint Territory turns the page into March, Old Man Winter is still gnashing his teeth.

Kids and radio

Weekend News Roundup for March 8

Each week the WTIP news team puts together a roundup of the week's news. A new oil pipeline is proposed. The MPCA hedges on OKing copper mining water runoff.

Great Expectations Charter School

School News from Great Expectations: March 6

Linnea and Andy share the latest School News.

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North Shore forest restoration on WTIP’s First Thursday

The composition of the forest we see as we drive along the North Shore has experienced dramatic changes -- and not always for the better.

Emerald Ash Borer

Forest Pest Detection Training in Cook County

The Cook County Invasive Team works to control the introduction and spread of invasive species across the county.   Early detection is especially important, and forest pest detector tra

Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School News - March 6

Sammie and Jules report the latest school news. 


Local author & artist Kelly Dupre checks in from Anchorage

Buck chatted Feb. 28 with Kelly Dupre, local artist and author who, with her husband Jeff Stork, is spending a year in Anchorage. They caught up on her various book projects, including illustrations for John Hendricksson's new book, "Over the Portage and Into History," and lots more. You can learn more about Kelly and her work here. 

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