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April brings awareness to child abuse in Cook County

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month.

Winter survival kit

The return of the Alberta Clipper?

An Alberta Clipper could be coming to the area this weekend. Not as much as January, but more like winter than spring.

Gordon Thorne

Gordon Thorne talks about the Fingerstyle Masters Weekend on April 8-9

WTIP volunteer Yvonne Mills spoke with organizer and guitarist Gordon Thorne about the 6th Annual Fingerstyle Masters Weekend on North Shore Morning.

Rita Plourde

Healthy living programs continue at clinic

A number of healthy living programs are currently going on at Sawtooth Mountain Clinic. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with clinic CEO Rita Plourde.

The bald eagle nest before it blew down in mid-March. Photo by Chris Beal

Bald eagle nest crashes down near Grand Marais

A bald eagle nest that sat high on a birch tree between Highway 61 and Lake Superior near Grand Marais blew down recently. WTIP’s Joe Friedrichs brings us this story.

Tessa Larson with her canoeing dog Avery

Group of four to paddle from Seagull Lake to Hudson Bay this summer

Grand Marais resident Tessa Larson will join three other women this summer in a canoeing trip from Seagull Lake all the way to Hudson Bay.

Rep. Rick Nolan

Rep. Rick Nolan on Cuba then and now

In 1977 a small team of negotiators went to Cuba to secure the release of five Americans being held as war prisoners in Cuba. Rep.

Meteorologist Mike Stewart

Looks like March will go out, neither lamb nor lion

A couple of days of nice weather, but with snow or rain on the horizon and colder temps toward the weekend.

The morning ritual

WTIP Weekend News Roundup for March 26

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. Relief for Iron Range workers has finally materialized.


Bent Paddle owners visit Silver Bay, beer remains banned

Owners of the Bent Paddle Brewery visited the Silver Bay City Council on Monday, March 21.