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  • New Episode Boundary Waters Podcast: Episode 75

    Thanks to everyone who helped the WTIP Boundary Waters Podcast reach its 75th episode – what a journey! In the latest episode of the podcast we hear from a familiar voice, BWCA enthusiast Erik “Omaha Erik” Dickes. He goes on his first solo trip to the wilderness, with hosts Joe Friedrichs and Matthew Baxley joining him for some fall fishing.

    Click here to listen to Episode 75 anytime

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  • October 3-7 Get to know the Cook County commissioner candidates
    As Election Day nears, WTIP wants to help you get to know the Cook County commissioner candidates better. Each day this week we’ll focus on a different district – hosting forums for contested races or conversations with candidates running unopposed. Click on the link below to see the schedule for the remainder of the week or to listen to archives of the forums/interviews that have taken place.

    See forum schedule / listen to archives

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  • Taking a look at the housing crunch in Cook County

    A special edition of the North Shore News Hour aired on Sept. 15, focused on the housing crunch in Cook County. WTIP’s Joe Friedrichs spoke with a number of local officials about issues relevant to the topic as well as possible solutions. If you missed the program or would like to hear it again, just click on the link below.

    Listen to the archived program

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  • 7 p.m. Friday LIVE BROADCASTS: Cook County Vikings football

    Football season is here and WTIP is pleased to provide live broadcasts of all of the Cook County Vikings football games this season – both home and away. Tune in this Friday, October 7 at 7 p.m. – WTIP’s Norman Moe and Sterling Anderson will provide the play-by-play as the Cook County Vikings host Bigfork. Future broadcast dates are October 13 and 19. Go Vikings!

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  • Limited edition CityTins A new way to support really local radio

    We’re excited to announce a new, limited-edition product available in our online store – “Live Local: North Shore Edition” CityTins. It’s a tin filled with 22 coasters offering $10 off dining and additional offers at retail, adventure, and relaxation destinations from Duluth to Grand Marais. They’re valid through 2023 – providing a long window of opportunity to use them – and all of the proceeds benefit WTIP community radio. Learn more in this interview with WTIP’s Development Director, Maryam Torabi.

    Visit our online shop to purchase one

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  • See the weekday POP QUIZ results!

    It’s one of the most popular times of the day here at WTIP. What, you ask? Pop Quiz of course! We play it every weekday at 9:30 a.m., and recently some avid fans asked that we share the daily question and answer on our website, so here they are (along with the winner and the fabulous prize). Thanks for listening!

    Click here to see the most recent POP QUIZ info

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  • Join the conversation! WTIP Chosen as Hub Station for StoryCorps' One Small Step

    We’re very excited to announce that WTIP has been selected to be a Hub Station for StoryCorps’ One Small Step initiative! We are asking for your help to strengthen our community — and our democracy — one conversation at a time.

    Learn more and sign up

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  • Trail Time with Marcia Roepke

    Keep up to speed with what’s happening “up the trail.” Trail Time with Marcia Roepke airs every other Friday around 9:40 on North Shore Morning and shares highlights of events and phenology in the Gunflint Trail community.

    Read or listen to archived editions of Trail Time

    Photo by: Dennis Chick
  • Thursday, Friday, and Saturday mornings Field Notes with Molly Hoffman

    Recorded in the fields and woodlands of Northeastern Minnesota, Field Notes brings listeners along on guided birding adventures in the woods. This feature airs every Thursday and Friday on North Shore Morning, and Saturday on North Shore Weekend. In addition, you’ll find archived editions on our website to listen to any time. And the link below takes you to our online store, where you can purchase a Bird Songs of Northern Woods CD.

    Purchase a CD via our online store

    Photo by: Jean Brislance

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