Listen Now
Pledge Now


 
 

Local News

State Capitol

Rep. Ecklund: Gov. set to veto budget bills

The legislative session is winding down and it looks like the House, Senate and the Governor are in a budget standoff.  WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with 3A Rep. Rob Ecklund.


ISD 166 campus

Lots of end-of-year activities at School District 166

Adam Nelson is the principal at ISD 166 - Cook County Schools.


Sheriff's squad

Hit and run in Grand Marais

A hit and run on Tuesday, April 25 sent Cook County Law Enforcement on a search for a vehicle missing its passenger side mirror. 


Cooperation Station in Grand Marais

Cooperation Station supporters remain optimistic for future of childcare center

During a meeting of the Cook County Commissioners on Tuesday, May 9, the County Board agreed to suspend revolving loan payments for the Cooperation Station for six months as the local childcare center


Firefighters prepare to enter the live burn trailer during May Day training in Schroeder

Fire departments conduct "May Day" training on West End

The Taconite Harbor public water access was the site of a live-fire burn training hosted by the Tofte, Schroeder and Lutsen Volunteer Fire Departments on Saturday, May 6.


Fish dinner

Fish are Important for Superior Health study results are released

Fish are Important for Superior Health (FISH) is a multi-year project cooperatively carried out by the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic, Grand Portage Health Service and the Minnesota Department of Health.


A long line gathers for food that was provided by Cross River Lodge

Event at Seagull Lake provides opportunity to reflect on 2007 Ham Lake Fire

Under mostly sunny skies and nearly perfect conditions, more than 150 people gathered at the Seagull Lake Community Center at the end of the Gunflint Trail on Saturday, May 6, to reflect on the 10 yea


Cook County Emergency Management Director Valerie Marasco presents the Outstanding Emergency Responder Award to Sheila Costello.

Cook County Emergency Services Conference -- training and honoring local responders

On April 28 – 29, Cook County held its annual Emergency Services Conference.


Jim Boyd

Business community meets with Klobuchar representative

On May 3rd about a dozen business leaders met with Ida Rukavina, a representative of Sen. Amy Klobuchar's office. A wide-ranging discussion on several topics of local concern were addressed.