WTIP

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North Shore Community Radio began broadcasting on April 29, 1998 from a small studio in the Arrowhead Center for the Arts in Grand Marais, Minnesota. WTIP’s home is in Minnesota’s most remote county, with some of the most pristine and beautiful environment in the United States. Although Cook County is our home geographically, WTIP serves all of the North Shore of Lake Superior, and inland, from Two Harbors, Minnesota to Thunder Bay, Ontario, as well as areas of the South Shore of Lake Superior in northern Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Our webstream also takes our programs all over the world.
 
North Shore Community Radio broadcasts locally-produced programs from the WTIP studios as well as national and international music, news and public affairs programming.
 
WTIP is a community station. Sources of revenue include listener-members, business underwriters, grants, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and other sources. However, the most important and valued source of revenue is our ever-growing group of listener-members.
 
Because WTIP serves some very remote wilderness areas of three States and one Province, our population base is small. We are supported by our listener-members, but we rely on our good friends who visit the area for expanding the membership group. Whether you are visiting for a day, a week, staying for the season or living in the WTIP listening area, we want you to become a member. You can take us home with you by ‘streaming us online through our website: www.wtip.org.
 

Pieces

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Matthew and Deb get a live in-studio performance from Eric Lugosch of Chicago and Phil Heywood of Minneapolis. Both of them are virtuosos of a type...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2014
  • Length: 36:35
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On this edition of Northern Gardening, Diane and Joane are talking about tomatoes.

  • Added: Apr 14, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
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WTIP North Shore Community Radio volunteer Julie Carlson interviewed students from Cook County High School, located in Grand Marais, Minnesota abou...

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  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 03:14
  • Purchases: 1
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Members of WTIP's Youth Radio Project are now getting involved with the Youth Media Project, a brand new idea from Anna Brown and Patrick Knight. F...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 10:51
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Producers from WTIP North Shore Community Radio's Youth Radio Project in Grand Marais, Minnesota, interview Anna Sandstrom about her job as Cook C...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 04:25
Caption: Brenderous via Flickr.
Czarina Crow is a high school student in Grand Marais, Minnesota, and a gifted poet. She shared a poem with WTIP's Youth Radio Project, entitled: "...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2014
  • Length: 02:42
Caption: Alan Cleaver via Flickr.
Members of the Youth Radio Project from WTIP in Grand Marais, MN, sat down with two participants of Cook County High School's "Theater Sports"- and...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2014
  • Length: 04:06
Caption: Kurt Carlson - Professor of Marketing at Georgetown
Ann Possis speaks with Kurt Carlson, Professor of Marketing at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business and blogger for Psychology Today, about hi...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 14:12
Caption: Kenneth Newhams - Duluth Shipping News
Buck talks with Kenneth Neuhams, the founder and publisher of the Duluth Shipping News. Newhams speaks on how he fell into such a unique career, th...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 17:38
Caption: Bald eagle on MN DNR's eagle cam
Buck and Ann talk with Lori Naumann, information director of non-game wildlife at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources about the DNR's eag...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 15:48
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Insects have a unique way of surviving our North Shore cold weather. Producer Jay Andersen of WTIP North Shore Community Radio talks with naturalis...

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  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 07:29
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Bobcat
They’re one of our most common felines and they’re making a comeback. Producer Jay Andersen of WTIP North Shore Community Radio talks with natural...

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  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 06:52
  • Purchases: 2
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The unusual sight of fog forming over snow means being in the right conditions at the right time of day. Producer Jay Andersen of WTIP North Shore ...

  • Added: Apr 02, 2014
  • Length: 07:16
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WTIP's Buck Benson & Dick Swanson welcomed the Clearwater Hot Club to Studio A recently for some hot jazz on a cold night. The band is Sam Miltich,...

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  • Added: Mar 25, 2014
  • Length: 38:27
  • Purchases: 1
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WTIP's Buck Benson spoke recently with Prof. Darla Hamann of the School of Urban and Public Affairs at the U of Texas, Arlington. She's the co-auth...

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  • Added: Mar 25, 2014
  • Length: 18:09
  • Purchases: 1
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Prof. Clem Pryke is a physics and astronomy professor and experimental cosmologist at the U of MN, and one of the principal investigators on the te...

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  • Added: Mar 25, 2014
  • Length: 19:00
  • Purchases: 1
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WTIP's Buck Benson & Dick Swanson welcomed Hovland musician Maria Nickolay to Studio A recently. She's just back from five months in Ireland, Israe...

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  • Added: Mar 18, 2014
  • Length: 32:27
  • Purchases: 1
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Ray Crowe, Bigfoot investigator and founder of the Western Bigfoot Society, joined WTIP's Buck Benson recently to talk about his research into Bigf...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2014
  • Length: 19:33
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WTIP's Dick Swanson & Buck Benson welcomed Inuit stone carver Looty Pijamini; Tom Chapman, president of Upper Canada Native Art; and Sivertson Gall...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2014
  • Length: 20:57
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WTIP's Buck Benson chatted recently with outdoors editor of the Duluth News-Tribune, Sam Cook. They covered lots of ground including ice fishing, f...

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  • Added: Mar 13, 2014
  • Length: 17:08
  • Purchases: 1