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Taking care of the helpers: NAMI offers webinar for front line workers

Front line workers are invited to: Sustaining Yourself in the Work with Brandon Jones, M.A., a virtual webinar taking place Friday, Feb. 26… Read more


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DeBay recognized as MCEA 2020 Regional Community Educator of Excellence

Melanie DeBay, Itasca Area Schools Collaborative Community Education Director, has been chosen as the Region 8 Community Educator of Excell… Read more

Panel on Women Psychiatrists in Minnesota set for March 24

March is Women’s History Month and NAMI Minnesota (National Alliance on Mental Illness) will host a free online panel celebrating the work … Read more

Defensive driving refresher courses

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, defensive driving refresher courses are now being offered online through Zoom. If you have a computer, tablet… Read more

Minnesotans invited to free virtual Alzheimer’s Educational Conference

The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) will host a free virtual Alzheimer’s educational conference for Minnesotans on Tuesday, March 1… Read more


Grant opportunity to strengthen northeastern Minnesota

Iron Range Resources & Rehabilitation invests resources to foster vibrant growth and economic prosperity in northeastern Minnesota. The… Read more

COVID drives home-schooling surge; public school enrollment drops

The COVID-19 crisis is driving dramatic changes in Minnesota public school enrollments, including a drop of some 17,000 students in the pas… Read more

Winter Fun Family Night at Nashwauk Alliance

The members of Nashwauk Alliance Church invite area children and families to their upcoming Family Fun Night.  On Wednesday, March 3, 2021 … Read more

Law Report

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Sports Historical Review

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By the numbers

GRAND RAPIDS — By The Numbers Read more


Haley cracks 1,000-point mark

BIGFORK — On Monday, Feb. 15, Bigfork High School senior Natalie Haley got off of a chilly bus in Wrenshall knowing that one of her goals i… Read more


T’Hawk girl cagers win, Warriors dump Falls

GRAND RAPIDS — Following are results of sporting events around the area: Read more


Circle of Life home care expands

Home health care provider Circle of Life will be moving to a new location at 117 Main Avenue East in Deer River on Friday, March 5. Read more


Every thought captive

“Do you believe in God?” Read more

Kids talk about God

By Carey Kinsolving and Friends Read more

Commentary: A rabbit and a governor walk into a bar

My youngest daughter has a pet rabbit named Frank that I’ve been left to care for while she is away at college and after spending the last … Read more

Policing the Rapids: Mask up, wash up and get vaccinated

Recently, I was speaking with a friend who is a local physician. I was lamenting about how this time of year is a bit less busy in police w… Read more

‘Going it alone’ may not be good policy

Texas has just shown the rest of the nation why “going it alone” may not be  good policy (especially under mismanagement).  Their leaders p… Read more



Elsie Riehle 1933-2021

It is with heavy heart that we share the passing of Elsie Arlene (McNeil) Riehle of Cambridge, formerly of Stillwater, MN, on Sunday, Febru… Read more

Irene F. Weller

Irene F. Weller, age 96, of Grand Rapids, MN passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at Grand Itasca Clinic and Hospital. Read more

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