Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
Mae Davenport, associate professor in the department of forest resources at the U of MN, has just received a grant to help North Shore community leasers and our area’s tourism-based industry better understand the vulnerabilities, risks, and opportunities a changing climate could bring to our region. She’ll be working specifically with organizations and people in Grand Marais, Lutsen, and Finland. WTIP’s Buck Benson spoke with her to learn more about the project and why it’s important.
WTIP’s Ann Possis & Will Moore were delighted to welcome the Emory Lester Set (Emory Lester, mandolin; Al Smith, guitar; and Kene Hyatt, bass) to The Roadhouse recently. Lester is considered one of the most accomplished mandolin players in the country. The group was in town for the 24th annual Bluegrass Masters Weekend at Lutsen Resort.