Around Cook County
The City of Grand Marais proposes to move its current garage complex from the Recreation Park to a new location on Hwy 61 at the top of the hill in west Grand Marais. WTIP's Jay Andersen spoke with Mayor Jay Arrowsmoth DeCoux about the move which has generated some controversy.
WTIP volunteer host LeAnn Zunker chats with Empty Bowls volunteer coordinator Pat Campanaro about the upcoming event. For more information or to sign up to volunteer, contact Pat at 651-336-2964 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Emerald ash borer was discovered in trees last week in Duluth. This is as far north as the invasive insect has been reported in Minnesota, raising concern that it will eventually spread throughout the North Shore. WTIP News Reporter Joe Friedrichs hears what experts have to say about this.
Halloween is just around the corner and drivers will need to exercise extra caution with little kids on the streets. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Sheriff Pat Eliasen about ghosts and goblins – and vehicle break-ins.
According to the National Weather Service, the weather this week will be mixed, but no rain for the trick or treaters on Saturday. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with National Weather Service meteorologist Mike Stewart.
If you see something, say something. Bullying is not okay, for kids or adults. North Shore Morning hosts Randy Eastlund and Sherrie Lindskog spoke with Sara Hadley of Cook County Public Health and Human Services.