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Weekend News Roundup for November 25

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. The Cook County Chamber met to address its legislative agenda for 2018.


State Capitol

Chamber lobbyist shares thoughts on sexual harassment at the Capitol

Two Minnesota legislators—Republican Congressman Tony Cornish and DFL Senator Dan Schoen—were recently named in sexual-harassment cases, calling attention to what many say is a widespread


Lupin the Dog

Dog missing near Lutsen for almost a month found days before Thanksgiving

A dog named “Lupin” went missing Oct. 27 from Cascade Beach Road in Lutsen. On Nov. 20, Lupin was found and reunited with her family who live in the Twin Cities.


ISD 166 campus

School board reviews discipline policy

Members of the public once again let their feelings be known at the School District 166 school board meeting on November 16, asking the school board to increase its efforts to end bullying and racial


Cook County Schools. Photo by Joe Friedrichs

Wrenshall School District offers superintendent position to ISD 166 principal

WTIP has learned that Principal Adam Nelson has been offered a superintendent position at the Wrenshall School District, District 100.


Fire

Arson confirmed in Hovland house fire

A preliminary investigation by the Minnesota State Fire Marshal in conjunction with the Cook County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed the cause of the residential structure fire that occurred in th


North Shore Health

North Shore Health administrator talks ongoing construction

WTIP's Jay Andersen spoke with North Shore Health administrator Kimber Wraalstad about ongoing construction, flu shots, and more from the latest board meeting.


Listening to the radio

Weekend News Roundup for November 18

Each week the WTIP news staff compiles a review of news from the previous five days. Former Health and Human Services Director’s trial moved to Lake County. Sen.


Minnesota State Patrol

Armored truck crashes in Tofte

An armored truck attempted to pass another vehicle on Highway 61 near Tofte on Friday afternoon, November 17, and ended up going off the road.
 


ISD 166 campus

School board approves superintendent contract for 2018

The ISD 166 school board met November 16 and tackled a very long agenda.