The Greenway School Board last night voted to levy maximum dollars for their 2015 preliminary payable in 2016 levy, which will still result in a decrease to local residents. Randi Jurgenson, the district’s […]
Emery James Jenkins will stand trial, charged with First and Second Degree Murder, in the death of his son.
Jenkins lawyer had filed a motion to dismiss the charges and Itasca County District Judge Cory […]
Two juveniles are in custody after a high speed chase last night that exceeded speeds of 125 miles an hour Sunday night. According to the Grand Rapids police department, the two suspects ran […]
Another fraud complaint was reported from a Grand Rapids resident Tuesday. According to the complaint, a Grand Rapids resident received a letter from a financial institution claiming she was one of the second […]
Tuesday, the Itasca County Board of Commissioners approved a preliminary 2016 levy increase of 7.99%. County Auditor/Treasurer Jeff Walker said the $2.7 Million dollar increase is due in part to rare occurrences. […]
Independent School District 318 has set the 2016-2017 school year tax levy at 0.98%. At last night’s ISD 318 School Board meeting, the tax levy max rate was set at less than one percent, […]
Minnesota’s unemployment rate held steady in August at 4.0 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis. The labor force participation rate fell for the third consecutive month to 69.9 percent. The national unemployment […]
An envelope with cocaine was mistakenly delivered to Southwest Elementary School Tuesday by the US Postal Service.
According to the Grand Rapids Police Department, employees opened school mail and found one envelope had four baggies […]
The lease between Showboat Inc. and the City of Grand Rapids has been terminated. At last night’s Grand Rapids City Council meeting, four community members spoke against the termination of the lease. The […]
A two vehicle accident was reported Saturday afternoon at the intersection of Highway 169 and 2. A vehicle driven by Alexander Bourgeois and a vehicle driven by Kathleen Loucks collided in the intersection. […]