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Family gives emotional plea to help find Minnesota hunter’s killer
Actress Sofia Vergara faces lawsuit from her own frozen embryos
No mistrial for Dylann Roof after church shooting survivor calls him 'evil'
Trump to nominate Pruitt to lead U.S. environmental agency
Earthquake magnitude 6.5 reported off coast of Northern California
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Magnetation asks court for total asset sale, Iron Range facilities could reopen
Banks in India file suit against Essar's parent company
U.S. Steel CEO says company plans to restore 10,000 jobs
New CEO for North Shore Bank of Commerce
Two Sherman properties sold
Rick Weegman column: Vikings may be cursed in more ways than one
Zimmer mum on Smith’s injury
Packers’ secondary full of aggression
UMD men's hockey notebook: NCHC’s top goaltenders to face off when nation's top teams meet in Denver
Best Bets: Haavik plays album release show
Best Bets: Rock ’n’ roll ’n’ suds-sampling
Best Bets: Artists Monroe, Barber showing new work
Best Bets: Rubber Chicken’s revue tackles ducks, Dylan
Best Bets: Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’ is ‘most magical night’
Happy Half-Birthday, Elsa MacDonald!
James and Shirley Sellman
With thanks from the Karl Randa Family
THOMAS MICHAEL BUCHANAN
JANELLE (CANNON) LANGDON
KENT M. NORDSTROM
HAL WALLACE LIND SR.
FAITH EUGENA SLOAN
Other View: Pipeline protest no civil rights movement
Reader's View: Theater reviews often ignore design team
Reader's Views: Harris column a refreshing voice of knowledge
Reader's View: Teachers measured by what they know, how they teach
Reader's View: Dance competition was an amazing experience
Zebra mussel larvae found in Leech Lake
MN DNR Weekly Report for Dec. 5, 2016
Ask a conservation officer: Registration renewals due soon for ATVs, sleds
Outdoors notes for Dec. 4
Outdoors calendar for Dec. 4
Horoscopes for Dec. 8
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September 14, 2016
Runaways put pressure on Grand Rapids
On the days early this month that answers to the Jacob Wetterling mystery unfolded, there were four teens from Grand Rapids listed on a national...
September 14, 2016 - 10:00pm
September 13, 2016
Frost advisory in effect for parts of the Northland
A frost advisory is in effect for parts of the Northland for the overnight hours, as clearing skies and calm winds will allow temperatures to drop to near freezing in some areas. The National Weather Service has issued a frost advisory to be in effect from 3 a.m. to 8 a.m. Wednesday...
September 13, 2016 - 12:10pm
September 8, 2016
Magnetation execs settle employee lawsuit for $750K
Current and former Magnetation LLC employees will be paid $750,000 as part of a lawsuit settlement approved Thursday. Four former employees sued Magnetation executives Larry and Matthew Lehtinen in U.S. District Court in March, alleging the Grand Rapids-based company violated federal...
September 8, 2016 - 5:53pm
Whitney Houston dress on display in Grand Rapids
A dress donated by Whitney Houston to Make-A-Wish Minnesota is currently on display at the Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids. The dress, a...
September 8, 2016 - 12:00am
August 26, 2016
Magnetation says it may shut down its remaining Minnesota operations
Grand Rapids-based Magnetation LLC announced Friday that — barring additional financing or a new investor in the business — it may...
August 26, 2016 - 9:45pm
August 17, 2016
State Supreme Court reverses ruling on tax value of Blandin forest land
The Minnesota Supreme Court has reversed a lower-court decision that had favored Blandin Paper Co. in its long-running legal dispute with several Northland counties over the valuation of more than 187,000 acres of forestland. The state's highest court issued a ruling Wednesday that...
August 17, 2016 - 5:12pm
August 12, 2016
Local names and news
Hockey US U-18 team beats Russia in OT Michael Pastujov scored 4:42 into overtime to give the United States Under-18 Select Team a 4-3 win over Russia on Friday in the semifinals of the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup in Bratislava, Slovakia. The U.S. team, which includes Minnesota Duluth...
August 12, 2016 - 11:57pm
August 11, 2016
US routs Slovakia in Five Nations
Grand Rapids’ Blake McLaughlin scored two third-period goals and the the United States Under-17 Select Team scored five power-play goals en route to a 10-1 win over Slovakia on Wednesday night at the Under-17 Five Nations Tournament in Frisco, Texas. The Americans trailed 1-0 lead...
August 11, 2016 - 11:23pm
Blackberry Farm Show
The North Central Minnesota Farm and Antique Association will host its 32nd annual Farm and Antique Show on Saturday and Sunday in Itasca County. The show grounds are along U.S. Highway 2 in Blackberry, about 7 miles east of Grand Rapids. The show features demonstrations and displays...
August 11, 2016 - 9:45pm
August 9, 2016
Local names and news
Prep softball Thomas commits to two sports at UMD Jordyn Thomas is continuing a family tradition. The Hermantown senior-to-be announced Tuesday via Twitter that she has committed to play basketball and softball at Minnesota Duluth, the same sports her mother — Kelli (Ritzer) Thomas...
August 9, 2016 - 11:33pm
August 6, 2016
Charges: Grand Rapids burglary plot became hostage situation
A plot to burglarize a Grand Rapids home turned into a hostage situation before it was foiled by a housesitter, according to charges filed Friday. Police said Zachary Walter Cary, 28, of Cloquet, and Edward Wade Fauth, 19, of Grand Rapids, attempted to burglarize a residence on the...
August 6, 2016 - 3:24am
August 4, 2016
Two arrested in Grand Rapids home invasion, armed robbery
Two men are in custody after an alleged drug-related home invasion and robbery Wednesday in Grand Rapids, police said. The Grand Rapids Police Department reported that a gun was discharged during a struggle, but no injuries were reported in the incident, which was reported at 11:15...
August 4, 2016 - 5:17pm
July 31, 2016
Grand Rapids mall buys bookstore to keep it open
Mike McGinnis had run The Village Bookstore in Grand Rapids for 36 years. When he bought the store in 1980, it was just a small affair on the...
July 31, 2016 - 9:05pm
July 29, 2016
Former Grand Rapids treatment center employee sentenced to six years on sex, drug charges
A former Grand Rapids treatment center employee was sentenced this week to six years in prison after admitting to having a sexual relationship and using drugs with a 15-year-old client. Melanie Lynn Peterson, 30, pleaded guilty last month in State District Court in Grand Rapids to...
July 29, 2016 - 8:18pm
Itasca County man pleads guilty to infant's death
An Itasca County man whose first-degree murder case ended in a mistrial earlier this year has pleaded guilty to a lesser manslaughter charge. Emery James Jenkins, 39, of rural Deer River, entered an Alford plea Thursday to a charge of first-degree manslaughter in the October 2014...
July 29, 2016 - 7:49pm