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Thoughts on Indigenous Peoples' Day

October 9 has been designated Indigenous Peoples’ Day in many municipalities and counties, including Cook County.


Make homemade rope

Who: 
Tettegouche State Park
Where: 
5 miles northeast of Silver Bay on Highway 61
When: 
Sat, 10/21/2017 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

Cook County Senior Center Lunch Tuesday, October 17th

Where: 
Grand Marais
When: 
Tue, 10/17/2017 - 12:00pm

North Country Fair

Who: 
North Country Fair
When: 
Sat, 10/28/2017 - 7:00pm
Where: 
Cascade Restaurant and Pub

North Country Fair - an American Roots group of Michele Miller and Brenda Benson - play at Cascade Restaurant and Pub on Saturday, October 28, from 7 to 9 p.m.

Jim and Michele Miller

Who: 
Jim and Michele Miller
When: 
Sat, 10/21/2017 - 4:00pm
Where: 
Voyageur Brewing Company

Jim and Michele Miller play at Voyageur Brewing Company on Saturday, October 21, from 4 to 7 p.m.

Brothers in Arms

Who: 
Brothers in Arms
When: 
Fri, 10/20/2017 - 9:00pm
Where: 
Grandma Ray's

Brothers in Arms rock-n-roll band will play at Grandma Ray's on Friday, October 20, starting at 9 p.m.

Listening to the radio

Weekend News Roundup for October 7

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. Racism rears its head at ISD166. Sea lampreys are back in the news.


Book release party

Who: 
Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters and the SplinterTones
Where: 
Cook County Community Center 4H building
When: 
Sat, 10/21/2017 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm

EDA hosts groundbreaking for workforce housing project

The normally quiet Second Street in Grand Marais was quite busy on Monday, October 2 as representatives of the Cook County/Grand Marais Economic Development Authority, the city of Grand Marais, Cook C

A rally in Harbor Park was among the many settings where racism was discussed in Cook County. Photo by Ann Possis

Racism in Cook County: A community conversation

In recent weeks, the local school district in Grand Marais has become the focus of numerous media reports about racist bullying.


Wildersmith on the Gunflint October 6

WTIP News     October 6, 2017     Wildersmith on the Gunflint         by Fred Smith


Albert Bally in WWI uniform

Albert Bally's World War I letters home

On April 7, 1917, the United States responded to three years of uncertainty and aggression by declaring war on Germany. The U.S. was now a part of World War I.


Superior National Forest Update October 6

National Forest Update – October 5, 2017.


by Andy Simonds via Flickr

Great Expectations School News Oct 6

School News from Great Expectations with Grace and Wren.


Autumn is in the air

North Woods Naturalist: Heading into fall

September is gone and we’re moving into October, and soon we’ll be experiencing all the signs of winter.


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