Free Sony Trinatron 30" TV, excellent condition. 

Located on the curb on W. 2nd St, one house west of 8th Ave. Covered in clear plastic with "FREE" sign. 

Will take to landfill if not picked up by Nov. 25. 

CONTACT: Lenna Stever
DATE: 11/20/2014 02:06pm

Andrew Beavers reports news from Lutsen Town Board meeting

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 11:51am

November's Lutsen Township Board meeting included discussion about replacing the supervisor position being vacated by Ginny Storlie, problems with highway guardrails, and the annual Fire Department fundraiser.  WTIP volunteer Marnie McMillan spoke with Lutsen Supervisor Andrew Beavers about the November meeting topics on North Shore Morning. 

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Birch Grove hosts fun evening at Papa Charlie's Friday

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 10:02am

The community is invited to the annual Papa Charlie's Fundraiser for Birch Grove Community School on Friday, November 21. This ever-popular event includes a great pasta dinner, a fabulous silent auction and this year, dancing to Cook County's Most Wanted.

The dinner which will be lasagna is from 4 - 8 p.m. It’s a great deal at $11 for adults and $6 for children. The Silent Auction with many great bargains on lodging, gift certificates, gifts and gift baskets is from 4 - 8 p.m. Dancing starts at 5:30 p.m. and goes until 9:30 pm.

Birch Grove Community School Administrator Diane Blanchette said, “Come on out and have a great time while supporting education and programming on the west end of Cook County! We hope to see you there!”

Anyone who would like to donate an item to the Silent Auction or for more information on the school that describes itself as a place “Where Roots Grow Deep and Branches Reach High!" auction can contact the school office at (218) 663-0170.


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Lutsen Recreation, Inc. looking for experienced skier/boarder for Part time help

Lutsen Recreation, Inc. is seeking experienced ski shop help for the 2014/2015 season. The applicant must be a skier/snowboarder with past experience in the industry, i.e. ski school, ski patrol, etc. We love what we do here and work hard to play hard so if you cringe when its -10 out or grumble when it dumps 2' of blower don't bother applying. A regular schedule of Saturdays and Sundays open to close and on call during the busy times like the holidays is required. The position is seasonal and usually ends mid to late April. Please forward resume and references to schedule an interview.

CONTACT: Rory Scoles
PHONE: 218-663-7863
DATE: 11/20/2014 09:58am

Oshki Ogimaag students conducting food drive

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 9:56am

Grand Portage Elders are supporting the students from Mr. Keith’s class at Oshki Ogimaag Charter School with their food drive. Boxes have been placed throughout Grand Portage and Grand Marais for collecting donations. This project began November 11 and runs through November 25 with donated food being distributed on the 25th between 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

More information can be had by calling the school at 475-2112. Elder Nutrition Program Director Patty Winchell Dahl said, “This is a wonderful service project for this class. Please contribute when you see the boxes.”



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New HP Black Ink Cartridges

Two NEW HP Black Ink Cartridges - One is HP 21 and one is HP 74.  Marked price on one is $17.99, will sell for $10. each.  Pick up at Sundew Technical Service, 425 W Hwy 61 (below the Grand Marais Pharmacy).

CONTACT: Jeremy Ridlbauer
PHONE: 218-370-0733
DATE: 11/20/2014 09:46am