Yesterday was the filing deadline for candidates in November’s election.
In Itasca county races, Itasca County Attorney John Jack Muhar will face both John Dimich and Ellen Tholen.
Itasca county Auditor/Treasurer Jeff […]
If you’re driving in Grand Rapids, you’d better be wearing your seat belt. During the Memorial Day holiday, Grand Rapids police wrote out 35 seat belt violations. On Tuesday, 13 citations were […]
A 23 year old Kentucky woman was injured in a one car accident on Highway 169 Tuesday afternoon. Michelle Brush was driving south-bound on Highway 169 when her vehicle drifted into the left […]
The City of Grand Rapids has hired two new police officers. During last night’s city council meeting, the council approved the hiring of Justin Edmundson and Gregory Lease in June. Mayor Dale Adams.
Also at […]
A Northome woman died in a two car collision on Wednesday morning in Beltrami County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a vehicle driven by 71 year old Karen O’Laughlin of Northome was traveling […]
Good news if you live on Pokegama Lake, the Mississippi, or Big Sandy lake in McGregor. US Army corps of Engineers water management officials say the water levels have crested and water should begin […]
Forty-two year old Donny Edward Madsen of Grand Rapids will serve 12 months in the Itasca County jail for a string of church burglaries between August and December of 2013. Madsen was sentenced yesterday […]
A two car accident Saturday evening on Highway 47 in Aitkin left one person injured.
A vehicle driven by Derek Simonson of Aitkin was north-bound Highway 47 when Simonson attempted to pass a vehicle preparing […]
If you live on the Mississippi river, get ready for rising waters. The US Army Corps of Engineers has cut water releases from the Pokegama Dam to reduce rising waters over the flood stage […]
Independent School District 318, like most schools in the area, is facing a number of challenges. Superintendent Bruce Thomas said both the aging elementary facilities and technology will be something the district must focus […]