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CLC, Camp Ripley ask for state money
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Crash with deer injures Brainerd motorcyclist
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Johnson hangs on for Champions Tour win on Gull Lake
Outdoor Notes for Aug. 13
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Fishing Report for Aug. 13
DNR Conservation Officer reports for Aug. 13
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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College announces Cultural Arts Series 2017-18 season
Special Events - Aug. 17
Performing Arts - Aug. 17
Final concerts of the season to feature 2 renowned concertos
Visual Arts - Aug. 17
Her Voice Magazine
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Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
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Search uncovers body of missing man
August 17, 2017
Two passions, one artist in Aitkin gallery
AITKIN—Artist Emily Chesick, who has crafted cloisonné enamel jewelry pieces and has stitched landscape impressions into quilts, will...
17 hours 32 min ago
August 15, 2017
Sustainable Farming Association to host event
AITKIN—The Greater Mille Lacs Chapter of the Sustainable Farming Association of Minnesota will host Farm2Families 3-7 p.m. Aug. 26 at the Gary and Rebecca Heimark Farm in Aitkin. The event will include children's activities, hay rides, educational speakers and displays, entertainment,...
August 15, 2017 - 11:30am
July 24, 2017
The regional roundup: News from around the lakes area
AITKIN The Aitkin County Courthouse will expand after the county board accepted contracts for design and construction management, the Aitkin...
July 24, 2017 - 1:55pm
July 23, 2017
Riverwood breaks ground for Aitkin clinic expansion
Riverwood Healthcare Center is expanding once again. This time, the expansion—at a cost of about $14.9 million—will focus on the...
July 23, 2017 - 4:00am
July 17, 2017
Area Legion Baseball: Pierz downs Aitkin 9-4
PIERZ—Thomas Funk finished 2-2 with a double, run and two RBIs as Pierz downed Aitkin 9-4 in an East Subdivision, Division II, District 6 game Friday. Matt Tautges, who pitched the victory, Lane Girtz, Matt Kummet and Jack Suska all collected two hits and an RBI. Kummet scored...
July 17, 2017 - 4:30am
July 15, 2017
The Regional Report - News from around the lakes area
AITKIN The death of a 16-year-old Aitkin High School student prompted the Aitkin School District to offer support for students who might be experiencing...
July 15, 2017 - 9:00am
July 11, 2017
Highway 169 construction starts Wednesday
Motorists who travel Highway 169 between Garrison and Aitkin will encounter road crews, heavy equipment and delays while segments of the road are reduced to a single lane beginning Wednesday. The lane closures will occur from sunrise to sunset, up to seven days per week, while crews...
July 11, 2017 - 7:00am
July 8, 2017
MnDOT postpones Highway 169/210 bridge project
The Highway 169/210 bridge replacement project over Sissabagamah Creek near Aitkin, which was set to begin the week of July 10, is postponed...
July 8, 2017 - 11:00am
July 7, 2017
Construction on 210 to cause delays next week
The Minnesota Department of Transportation warned of delays on Highway 210 near Aitkin starting next week for construction. Motorists traveling...
July 7, 2017 - 9:30am
April 28, 2017
Aitkin roundabout project may cause traffic delay, MnDOT warns
AITKIN—Motorists who travel Highway 169 near Red Oak Drive/Southgate Drive in Aitkin may encounter construction crews, slower moving heavy equipment and potential delays as a project to construct a new Highway 169 roundabout begins Monday.
April 28, 2017 - 5:10am
April 17, 2017
Conservation Officer Report: Beaver bite brings concern
Conservation Officer Jim Guida (Brainerd No. 2) worked sport fishing and all-terrain vehicle enforcement this week. A nurse contacted Guida to...
April 17, 2017 - 1:53pm
April 9, 2017
Conservation Officer Report: Ice is out, pheasant season closed
Officer Joyce Kuske (Little Falls) investigated a garbage dumping complaint that resulted in the owners of the garbage being located and the area being cleaned up. A call of pheasants being shot out of season was handled where two guys have been seen shooting pheasants on the roadway...
April 9, 2017 - 6:10am
March 23, 2017
Entertainment Briefs - March 23
Piano workshop with George Winston set March 30 Internationally renowned solo piano artist George Winston will conduct a lecture/demonstration...
March 23, 2017 - 10:00am
March 22, 2017
Conservation Officer Report: Deer takes dive into den
Conservation officer Mark Mathy (Cass Lake) primarily checked perch and panfish anglers. While the ice has held up relatively well in many spots,...
March 22, 2017 - 11:00am
March 16, 2017
Conservation Officer Report: Several ATVs, trucks fall through ice
Conservation officer Mark Mathy (Cass Lake) spent the week monitoring angling activity. Anglers reported moderate success. Ice is becoming unsafe in areas, several all-terrain vehicles and trucks reported going through the ice on Leech Lake.
March 16, 2017 - 5:15am