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Articles from the February 6, 2020 edition

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Good deeds go a long way

The snow piles are high and the stress even higher for those of us in Minnesota that have to shovel it. For some, especially the elderly, having to clear a path from their house or around their...

 

Permit approved for Willow River dam project

Councilor Vickie Whitehouse informed the Willow River City Council at their regular meeting on February 3, that the permit for the dam project was reviewed by the Army Corps of Engineers and was appro...

 
 By Press Release    News    February 6, 2020

Culverts win County praise

Members of the County and Carlton Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) earned recognition for 2019 through their efforts on culverts over the past several years. Starting with the County, the Carlton Department of Transportation (DOT) team...

 

Kettle River featured on Channel 8

The city of Kettle River is getting its time in the spotlight as one of the featured towns in a new Channel 8 documentary, This Town. The documentary will also feature Sandstone, Ball Club, and Grand...

 
 By Press Release    News    February 6, 2020

If the Dress Fits is coming to Barnum

The Duluth, MN based nonprofit, If the Dress Fits, is proud to announce after years of giving away hundreds of prom dresses they are embarking on a northern Minnesota free prom dress giveaway tour. Du...

 
 By Press Release    News    February 6, 2020

Blood donors needed to support community hospitals

The need for blood is constant, but the supply is not. Every two seconds, someone needs blood – whether it’s heart transplant and cancer patients, or accident victims and premature babies. Our hospital partners rely on the generosity of...

 

February should be closer to normal than January

Another Groundhog Day has come and gone and this year, Punxsutawney Phil predicts a short winter and a rapidly approaching spring. Of course, Phil's accuracy rate is 39%. Coin flips are 50% accurate and one of the famous almanacs has a 52% rating so...

 

February Groundhog Day and race

Pity the poor groundhog (woodchuck) that is supposedly dragged out of his comfortable, warm burrow to let us humans fantasize about how much longer we will be in winter’s grasp. If he sees his...

 

Should you call 911 for someone texting and driving?

Question: My question is, if I see someone texting and they are driving in an unsafe manner (crossing in and out of their lane or going onto shoulder) should I call 911? Answer: Absolutely call 911 if you see any unsafe driving conduct that could res...

 

Rebels dominate South Ridge

Moose Lake Willow River Rebels (15-3) only had one scheduled game this past week. They traveled to South Ridge High School to take on the Panthers on Friday, January 31. The South Ridge varsity team started a 6’8” and 6’6” player. MLWR was...

 

Lady Rebels sweep the week

MLWR Lady Rebels played 3 games this past week. Monday the 28th was a makeup game against Silver Bay, Tuesday the 29th they took on Aitkin, and then South Ridge on the 30th. All three games ended up in victories for the Rebels. The Lady Rebels...

 

Giersdorf inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame

This is the sixth year the Mountain Iron-Buhl High School has held their Basketball Hall of Fame induction. On Saturday, January 25, they inducted five players and a coach. Former Moose Lake Willow River boys’ basketball coach, Lyle Giersdorf, was...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Sports    February 6, 2020

Bombers defeat the Bulldogs

The Barnum Bombers hosted the Carlton Bulldogs on February 3, and secured the win. The Bombers struck first as Joe Peterson landed the first of many 3-pointers that the Bombers would hit in their...

 

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