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Meteorologist Mike Stewart

This week in April: cold, wet....snow?

The red flag fire danger will be helped a great deal by a week of cool, wet and maybe even snowy weather. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Mike Stewart about our April weather.


Hamlet (Kevin T Houle /Flikr)

Memorization Made Easy, April 22 & 23

Rose Arrowsmith Decoux and Jackson Nickolay share the details of their upcoming class with North Shore Morning host Matthew Brown.  


Botany and photography workshops offered on Isle Royale

Workshops in botany and photography are offered starting in June on Isle Royale.


Commissioner Doo-Kirk

County road work takes center stage at commissioner meeting

County roads dominated the discussion at this week’s commissioners meeting. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Commissioner Heidi Doo-Kirk about road maintenance issues.


"Hot Potato Topics" offers informal discussion about raising adolescents, April 30

The Sawtooth Mountain Clinic is hosting a “Hot Potato” discussion group in addition to a hot potato bar on Thursday, April 30.


Understanding the difference between climate change and weather variability

Is there evidence that the North Shore is experiencing climate change….and how is the definition of climate change different than the notion of weather variability?


"James and the Giant Peach" debuts April 17

“James and the Giant Peach” opens at the Arrowhead Center for the Arts Friday, April 17. WTIP volunteer Yvonne Mills spoke with Sue Hennessey of the Grand Marais Playhouse on North Sh


NSHCF

Dementia presentation scheduled at clinic

A seminar on Alzheimer’s and  dementia as well as oral health for kids. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with North Shore Health Care Foundation director Karl Hansen.


Molly Thomas heads to Down Under Sports: special event April 18th

Family and friends of Molly Thomas are hosting a special event; it’s a fundraiser to help Molly travel to Australia for the Down Under Sports Tournament.


Syrian refugees' camp in Cappadocia, Turkey (Fablo Sola Penna / Flikr)

Great Decisions meeting: Syria's Refugee Crisis, April 16th

­­­­­­­­­ The current Syrian military conflict is a perfect storm for the suffering of civilians caught in the cross-fire.  North Shore Morning host Mark