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Two Suspected in Meth Sale Appear in Court

Two men appeared in Itasca County court Tuesday, charged with the sale of meth. 29 year old Bryan Lloyd King and 28 year old Keith Lee Scovel, both of Grand Rapids, were charged […]

By |March 24th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Two Suspected in Meth Sale Appear in Court|

Quinn Gives Notice

Itasca County Veteran’s Service Officer Hugh Quinn submitted his resignation Tuesday during the Itasca County board meeting.

Quinn presented the board with his quarterly report then submitted his resignation. Prior to his […]

By |March 24th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Quinn Gives Notice|

Adams on Paid Administrative Leave

Mark Adams, Superintendent of Independent School district 316, is on paid administrative leave after a second driving while intoxicated charge in two years. The school board of ISD 316 held an emergency meeting […]

By |March 24th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Adams on Paid Administrative Leave|

Kennedy Leaves City for PUC

The city of Grand Rapids is looking for a new city engineer. Monday, the Grand Rapids city council approved the resignation of Julie Kennedy. Kennedy was offered the position of General Manager […]

By |March 15th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Kennedy Leaves City for PUC|

19 Year Old Hospitalized, Dies

A 19 year old man was declared dead at Grand Itasca Medical Center Wednesday morning. According to the Itasca County Sheriff’s Office, 19 year old Dustin Lee Hoshal was taken to Grand Itasca […]

By |March 10th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on 19 Year Old Hospitalized, Dies|

Essar Steel Slows

Getting financing back in place is the most immediate goal for Essar Steel MN. Mitch Brunfelt, Essar Assistant General Counsel, briefed the Itasca County Regional Rail Authority Tuesday afternoon. Essar’s repayment agreement […]

By |March 9th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Essar Steel Slows|

School Attendance Matters

Attendance Matters. That’s the word from Kim Geislinger of Ross Resources- tasked with truancy control in three area school districts in our area. Last night, Kim presented attendance records for the Greenway […]

By |February 25th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on School Attendance Matters|

Accident Saturday Injures Ely Resident

A one vehicle accident on the west side of Grand Rapids injured an Ely resident Saturday night. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 31 year old Joseph Vejtasa was driving east on Highway […]

By |February 22nd, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Accident Saturday Injures Ely Resident|

ISD 318 Updates Technology

Independent School District 318 has spent six months updating its technology to keep up with our devices.
TJ Russell, Technology Coordinator, gave the board an update during last night’s school board meeting of Independent […]

By |February 17th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on ISD 318 Updates Technology|

State Senator Tom Saxhaug Files for Reelection

State Senator Tom Saxhaug indicated his intention to file for reelection this week. Saxhaug has served in the Minnesota Senate since 2002.
He has served as Chairman of the State Department and Veterans Budget […]

By |February 3rd, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on State Senator Tom Saxhaug Files for Reelection|
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