The Grand Rapids State Bank is expanding. Wilcox Bancshares Inc., which owns Grand Rapids State Bank, purchased west metro lender Crow River State Bank Sept. 12 and plans to rename it Minnesota Lakes […]
The Grand Rapids Alliance Church was vandalized sometime last Thursday night. Two juveniles were arrested in the case.
Police were called to the Alliance Church Friday morning. Someone had spray […]
Independent School District 318 has exceeded the projection of student enrollment for the fall of 2014. If this growth of students continues, it will lead to future discussion on district buildings.
Also at last […]
Itasca is one of the thirteen deadliest counties in Minnesota. Itasca County’s Public Health Department has taken over the Toward Zero Deaths effort. The county will receive over twenty-three thousand dollars to […]
Today, there are five different generations of workers in the workplace. Monday, Rita Olness and Teri Dudley of the Northeast Minnesota Office of Job Training presented “Influences and Characteristics of the Various Generations […]
18 year old Rodney Jacob LaBrosse of Grand Rapids entered pleas of not guilty in Itasca County District Court on Monday. LaBosse had been charged with two counts of Kidnapping, one count of […]
September is Hunger Action Month. That proclamation was made at last night’s Grand Rapids city council meeting by Mayor Dale Adams. The areas food bank, Second Harvest North Central, provided food for […]
Greater Minnesota is still facing a number of challenges that metro area doesn’t have to worry about- issues including workforce housing, skilled job vacancies, transportation, and health services. State Senator Tom Saxhaug […]
The community of Grand Rapids will remember September 11th with a procession of emergency vehicles and a memorial service. This Thursday, you are invited to view this procession, including law enforcement, fire, and […]
A car-bicycle accident on 1st Avenue Northwest sent one person to the hospital on Tuesday.
A vehicle was traveling north on 4th Street NW at 1st Avenue NW, when the driver failed to notice the […]