Great Lakes increasingly threatened due to pollution from plastics
WTIP's Bob Carter spoke recently with Dr. Lorena M. Rios Mendoza, a scientist at the University of Wisconsin-Superior, about her research into pollution by plastic particles in the Great Lakes. The particles not only affect water quality, they present dangers to fish and birds who ingest them.
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New study finds iPads,other mobile devices can lead to motion sickness--lead researcher explains
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Cal Hand, Amanda Hand play The Roadhouse
WTIP's Buck Benson & Dick Swanson welcomed steel guitar and dobro master Cal Hand, and his singer-songwriter daughter Amanda Hand, to The Roadhouse recently. Cal, longtime ...
Gordon Thorne warms a winter night with great blues
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Lake Superior State's 39th Annual List of Words to be Banished...#canyousayannoying?
Every year WTIP's The Roadhouse talks with the word-watchers over at Lake Superior State University in Marquette, Mich., about their words to be 'banished from the Queen's ...
First aired on WTIP's The Roadhouse Apr. 26, 2013.
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