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September 16, 2018
Coming Tuesday: Hurricane relief from the Midwest
Hurricane Florence is assaulting the Carolinas, but help is coming from places near and far, including Aitkin County. Learn more about the man...
September 16, 2018 - 9:00am
The Regional Report: PUC investigates service practices of Frontier Comm.
AITKIN Hunters will have more land to cover next year following approval of an archery special hunt in the city of Aitkin, the Aitkin Independent...
September 16, 2018 - 3:00am
September 3, 2018
Weekend storms bring power outages, damaged houses across lakes area
Nearly 1,000 power outages plagued the lakes area Friday, Aug. 31, as storms with severe wind and hail knocked down trees and damaged houses....
September 3, 2018 - 5:00am
September 2, 2018
Spray patching continues this week in Crow Wing County
Crow Wing County maintenance crews will begin to spray patch throughout the week on County Highway 11, between Highway 6 and the Aitkin County line. Crews will continue spray-patching areas along County Road 144, between highways 18 and 25 and County Highway 45, from the Morrison...
September 2, 2018 - 5:30am
August 31, 2018
Storm leaves power outages, hail, wind damage across north-central Minn.
Powerful thunderstorms rolled through north-central Minnesota the evening of Friday, Aug. 31—sparing Brainerd to the south, it ripped through...
August 31, 2018 - 10:06pm
August 26, 2018
The Regional Report: Pequot to get 2nd bobber tower; developer plans 2 hostels for downtown Crosby
AITKIN A road improvement project in Aitkin will be more expensive than planned after petroleum-contaminated soil was discovered, the Aitkin...
August 26, 2018 - 5:00am
July 28, 2018
Crash injures woman in Aitkin County
BALL BLUFF TOWNSHIP—A woman received non-life threatening injuries when the vehicle she was riding in crashed into a ditch about 3 p.m....
July 28, 2018 - 10:00am
July 25, 2018
Lueck applauds Farm Family of the Year honorees
Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, congratulated two District 10B farm families—Luke Hauser of Demenge Dairy farm in Aitkin County and Kris and Andy Schubert in Crow Wing County—for recognition as the 2018 Farm Family of the Year in the two counties. The Farm Family Recognition...
July 25, 2018 - 9:30am
July 18, 2018
Lakefront property owner wants vacation rentals regulated
Dave Williams likes living by the lake. He just likes it a little less now. Williams voiced his concerns about vacation rentals by nearby homeowners...
July 18, 2018 - 7:00am
July 15, 2018
Deadline approaching in Minnesota for SBA Working Capital Loansdue to excessive moisture and flooding
The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations that Aug. 13 is the filing deadline for Federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans in Minnesota as a...
July 15, 2018 - 10:30am
July 13, 2018
When it rains, it pours: Unofficial reports shows up to 10 inches in Aitkin County
Aitkin County was hit hard by rain during an early morning storm Thursday, July 12, raising concerns for flooding in the area. Rainfall of up...
July 13, 2018 - 5:00am
July 12, 2018
Lueck encourages farmers to seek state flood assistance
Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, urged farmers impacted by recent flooding to take advantage of zero percent loans available for clean-up efforts not covered by insurance.
July 12, 2018 - 3:30pm
July 1, 2018
The Regional Report: New murals decorate Ironton; study supports affordable housing need in Staples
AITKIN COUNTY A recommendation from a consultant has Aitkin County considering reorganization of its leadership structure, the Aitkin Independent...
July 1, 2018 - 6:00am
June 26, 2018
Jury acquits Deerwood man in woman's death
AITKIN—A 62-year-old Deerwood man accused of backing over an Aitkin County woman in 2016, causing her death, was acquitted. Timothy Paul Kostal was charged in Aitkin County District Court with two misdemeanors of careless driving and for backing up on a roadway on June 10,...
June 26, 2018 - 6:38pm
June 22, 2018
Spray-patch operations continue this week
Crow Wing County maintenance crews will continue spray-patch operations on County Highway 36 near the Aitkin County-Crow Wing County line. Crews will also be spray-patching areas along County Highway 11, from Pequot Lakes to Breezy Point, and on County Highway 3, from County Highway...
June 22, 2018 - 6:39pm