According to ABC News:
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 […]
US Steel, the parent company of Keewatin Taconite, announced Thursday that it will idle its Keewatin plant on May 13th. Workers were notified today. US Steel attributed the move to “challenging market […]
The mild December was good news for Essar Steel. Mitch Brunfelt, Essar Minnesota Director of Government & Public Relations, gave the Itasca County Rail Authority an update on progress at the site. […]
An administrative officer at the Itasca County Sheriff’s Office has been charged with two felonies for using department technology to listen in to a private conversation.
48 year old Anna Cass allegedly listened […]