Minnesota Diversified Industries, MDI, has hired Peg McQuillen as the Director of Development. McQuillen has eleven years of experience in the development at Memorial Blood Centers and Emergency Foodshelf Network. Prior to […]
A three vehicle accident on Highway 169 in Mille Lacs County injured a Floodwood man. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a vehicle driven by 55 year old Todd Nelson of Garrison was […]
A two vehicle accident on Highway 6 in Cass County injured two Deer River residents Monday afternoon. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a vehicle driven by 76 year old Allen Wink was […]
Grand Rapids, MN – Lake Country Power line crews are currently working to restore power outages throughout its service areas. Crews repaired at least 50 outages during the day yesterday.
Nearly 4000 Lake Country Power […]
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 […]
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 […]