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‘U.S. Policy Toward Africa’ will be Great Decisions discussion group topic on October 15

Africa is home to some of the fastest growing economies in the world, and has become a draw for foreign investors.

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It'll look a lot more like fall this week

Sunday’s heat wave matched or broke records all over the Northland, however the other shoe is about to drop.

Cook County Higher Ed presentation on Grand Portage museum artifacts, October 15

The Grand Portage National Monument houses a museum featuring over 88,000 objects, some dating back to prehistoric times.

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WTIP Weekend News Roundup for October 10

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days.

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Weather warming up

Rain will give way to warmer fall weather. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Carol Christenson.

Canada geese in flight

A Year in the Wilderness: October 8 - Dave and Amy in camp

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 travelling the BWCAW.

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Library features "Stories Sing!" presentation by the Minnesota Opera on October 12

The Minnesota Opera will be bringing opera to children in a special program at the Grand Marais Public Library.

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Doo-Kirk: The Indigenous People's Day resolution and action could have been handled better

In an interview on WTIP’s North Shore Morning, Commissioner and Board Chair Heidi Doo-Kirk apologized for how the Indigenous People’s Day resolution and subsequent action was handled.

Fall events and activities at the Grand Marais Public Library

The Grand Marais Public Library offers activities for all ages. WTIP volunteer Yvonne Mills spoke with library director Steve Harsin on North Shore Morning.

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Public comments focus board attention on Indigenous People’s Day

Most of the people filling the commissioner’s room for a special meeting of the Cook County board Tuesday were not there for either of the two items on the agenda.