We've all heard the Earth is running out of water... but how is that measured? Is there a better way to gauge water scarcity? Dr. Kate Brauman thinks so. She's lead scientist for the Global Water Initiative at the Institute on the Environment at the U of MN. She talked with Dick about her ideas on more accurate and useful ways to determine water scarcity.
Six Cook County residents flew out of Thunder Bay on Sept. 1 heading to Prague for a bicycle adventure of a lifetime.
Indeed Tuesday, Sept.
Labor Day Weekend and at least the two months that preceded it are the peaks of recreation in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.
Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Minnesota Starwatch column.
Two Cook County organizations dedicated to preserving tradition, the Gunflint Trail Historical Society and North House Folk School, joined forces to construct a new boathouse building for Ch
Although WTIP broadcasts from Grand Marais and covers the North shore of Minnesota, there is another Grand Marais found on the shores of Lake Superior.
As the northland celebrates the coming of September, yours truly heads off into year fifteen of my weekly commentary on life along the Gunflint Trail.
Cook County adventurers Dave and Amy Freeman are spending a year in the wilderness. On a regular basis they’ll be sharing some of their experiences traveling the BWCAW.
Hi. This is Steve Robertsen, Superior National Forest interpretation and education specialist, with this week’s National Forest Update - information on conditions affecting travel an
The Cook County Highway Department and the County Board continue to discuss the possibility of a sales-tax increase that would generate funds for the highway department.
The weekend looks like nice late summer weather with a little rain coming in late Sunday. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service Meteorologist Carol Christenson about the
The City of Grand Marais Council spent Wednesday “taking care of business.” And, yes, the Mayor is running for re-election.