The fourth defendant in the group home assault last December is set to stand trial as an adult.
The trial of 17 year old Ricky Leland Wirz of Brainerd has been moved from juvenile to […]
A Cloquet man will be charged with four counts of assault in adult court after an Itasca County District Court agreed to transfer his case last Thursday.
18 year old Dakota Lee King is charged […]
At a special city council meeting Monday, the Grand Rapids City Council appointed Rick Blake to occupy the vacant councilor seat formerly occupied by Jon Toivonen. Toivonen submitted his resignation to the council […]
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U.S. Steel announced plans to idle part of its Minntac plant in Mountain Iron. Over 680 workers will be affected.
It’s the latest symptom of the downturn in the […]
There won’t be enough skilled labor in Northern Minnesota in 10 or 20 years.
During last month’s school board meeting for Independent School District 316, Roy Smith, of the Applied Learning Institute, briefed […]
Grand Rapids newest Fire Chief Mike Liebel was sworn in at last night’s city council meeting. Second Assistant Fire Chief John Linder was also pinned, and Travis Cole was appointed as Captain for […]
A two vehicle accident injured a Chisholm resident Friday afternoon. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a Cadillac, driven by 31 year old Cody Elven of Chisholm, was traveling north on Interstate 35 […]
A 25-year old Pinewood woman was hospitalized after a car chase and eventual accident. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, two 9-1-1 calls were placed about a dangerous driver, traveling east on Highway […]
Grand Rapids Police conducted a search on Saturday for a missing man. 38 year old Terrance Anthony Donovan was last seen walking in the area of the Pine Ridge apartments on Monday. […]
Two Grand Rapids schools were awarded Safe Routes to Schools grants. The Robert J Elkington Middle School and Murphy Elementary School were awarded $261,000 for sidewalk improvements. The Safe Routes to School […]