Opinion

If you see people wearing green ribbons in March, it might be they are Irish or honoring  St. Patrick’s Day, but it also might be to raise awareness for  National Kidney Month!  The kidneys are a sometimes over-looked, but important part of several of the body’s organ systems.  They consist …

In the “news biz” editors and reporters tend to learn a little about a lot. With COVID-19 both of these categories have expanded. I have found myself learning much more than a little about many more things. 

As I write this on a snowy Sunday morning, the sun has come out and it is a perfect winter scene. In the meantime, there is a steady dripping coming off the roof as the solar energy kicks in.  Tomorrow is the first day of March – the beginning of meteorological spring.  We in northern Minnes…

Obituaries

Roberta Rae Casel, age 55, passed away on Thursday, February 2…

Dennis A. Johnson, 88, Birch Creek Twp., Pine County, died pea…

Aeron “A.J.” Korhonen, age 26, previously of Kettle River, MN,…

     Marie J. Sena, age 77, passed away unexpectedly and peace…

Kenneth Fred Duesler, 80, of Barnum, died on Sunday, February …

William “Bill” Eknes, 87, Moose Lake, Minn., died on Wednesday…

Keith Howard Anderson, 54, passed away peacefully at home with…