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Cook County Search & Rescue was paged out Sunday morning.

Man missing overnight found safe - update

Cook County Search & Rescue was paged at 9:46 on Sunday morning to locate a man missing somewhere on The Grade, an approximately 40-mile gravel U.S.

Listening to the radio

Weekend News Roundup for July 8

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

Lake Superior North Shore

Take a First Thursday walk in the woods with WTIP

It’s July on the North Shore and summer is in full swing.

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic

New translation technology at Sawtooth Mountain Clinic

WTIP’s intern Sterling Anderson shares this report about an important new medical device at Sawtooth Mountain Clinic. 

David Betts

County highway engineer resigns, speaks with WTIP

Cook County’s Highway Engineer, David Betts, submitted his resignation this week stating he has accepted another job opportunity.

Rodney Roy

Airport manager gives update on remodel, grant funding

The Cook County/Grand Marais Airport recently received a grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation for $67,500.

Aubry Lewis is leaving Hovland for Humboldt County, California

CCHS graduate pursuing an interesting career

Cook County High School graduates go on to a variety of interesting careers…one such graduate is Aubry Lewis who is pursuing a career in the field of cannabis.

Cooperation Station in Grand Marais

Cooperation Station working to reopen for childcare

There have been some challenges and changes at the Cooperation Station, a childcare facility in Grand Maris. It's not yet known when the facility will open again, but that is the goal.

Fireworks courtesy of Flickr, Tony Hisgett

Dogs and fireworks don't mix

Although most people enjoy the fireworks during the 4th of July, many pets are frightened by the celebration.

Moose calf

DNR researcher talks wolves and their impact on Minnesota moose

One in every three Minnesota moose calves born in 2016 was likely killed by either a bear or wolf, according to Glenn DelGiudice, the DNR's moose project leader in the research unit.