Weather Forecast


Officials: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site grows tense in armed eviction

Marvin J. Wier

AITKIN — Marvin J. Wier, age 86, of Aitkin died Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at the Aicota Health Care Center in Aitkin.

A memorial service will be held Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at 1 p.m. from the Aitkin United Methodist Church with the Rev. Judith Clark officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at a later date in the Diamond Lake Cemetery. Military Honors will be provided by the Aitkin VFW Post and American Legion Post. Arrangements are with the Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home in Aitkin.