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A conservation  officer pulls an abandoned tribal gillnet full of dead walleye from Lake Mille Lacs Sunday, May 20, 2018. The net, registered to the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, was recovered by officers from an American Indian band and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. (Courtesy PERM, Proper Economic Resource Management)
Abandoned net of 67 dead walleye on Lake Mille Lacs angers conservation group
2 hours 19 min ago
Open house scheduled for County Highway 36 project
3 hours 43 min ago
SWCD to host 6th annual photo contest
5 hours 12 min ago
Seasonal crack sealing continues this week
6 hours 13 min ago
Excelsior Road between Highway 371 and Edgewood Drive in Baxter will be closed beginning  7 a.m. Tuesday, May 29, for construction of street and underground utilities in conjunction with the 2018 Excelsior Road and Edgewood Drive improvement project.
Part of Excelsior Road to close for a month; Access to businesses will be maintained
6 hours 43 min ago
Much Obliged: National Day of Prayer
8 hours 13 min ago
Mark Wedel
Wedel to seek re-election to Aitkin County Board
10 hours 13 min ago
Jay Hagen of Duluth speaks to students about the search for his uncle's remains while participating in the Memorial Day program at Congdon Park Elementary School in Duluth Thursday, May 24. Hagen's uncle was killed during a battle in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Piecing together the past
10 hours 38 min ago
Terry Steele represented the Pine River American Legion and 40 and 8 club while instlaling headstones at three veteran graves at PIne Ridge Cemetery. Travis Grimler / Forum News Service
Grave markers placed for long-deceased Minnesota veterans
10 hours 38 min ago
The Regional Report: Randall eliminates police dept.; Walker community center in financial trouble
10 hours 43 min ago
Lake Shore: City supports residents' request for lower speed limit
11 hours 43 min ago
Operation Save the Shelter event planned
12 hours 13 min ago
14 hours 13 min ago
May 26, 2018
Timothy LaMere, 28, was thrust into the public spotlight in 2011 after supplying drugs at a Blaine house-party that wound up killing his best friend. LaMere was convicted of third-degree murder in 19-year-old Trevor Robinson's death and sentenced to 10 years in prison. Less than a year after his release, LaMere died unexpectedly last month from cardiac arrest due to natural causes. Courtesy of Cathy LaMere
Minnesota man who served time for overdose death dies shortly after release
May 26, 2018 - 4:04pm
A sign in support of repealing the Eighth Amendment of Ireland’s Constitution, which gives a fetus equal rights with the mother, at a coffee shop in central Dublin, May 18, 2018. Facebook and Google took steps to prevent foreign online influence in Ireland’s abortion referendum on May 25. (Paulo Nunes dos Santos/The New York Times)
Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
May 26, 2018 - 1:20pm