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In this digital age, caution is advised

"If a 13-year old girl has a boyfriend in August and sends him a nude photo of herself, and then breaks up with him in October, he could send that photo to all of his friends," said Erik Blesener, a...

 

Inmate charged with attempted murder of MSOP employee

George Mack Jr., 42, an offender at the Minnesota Sex Offender Program in Moose Lake, was charged with a count of Attempted Murder and a count of Assault in the Fourth Degree in a Secure Treatment...

 
 By Dan Reed    News    February 7, 2019

Primary election costs Carlton County over $50,000

“Why do the costs for a special primary and special election fall solely on the local Counties and townships involved?” asked Carlton County Gary Peterson at the Adjourned Session of the County Board on January 28th. “The State of Minnesota...

 
 By Kim Samuelson    News    February 7, 2019

Passion for pollinators leads to SWCD recognition

For many of us, life sometimes becomes mere survival. We feel that each day is like the one before...going to work to make the money to pay the bills that enable us to live and be able to go to work...

 

Arrest in Moose Lake for meth possession and stolen vehicle

A man was arrested last Thursday, January 28th, at the Days Inn in Moose Lake on drug and theft charges. Leroy Bradley has been charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, receiving...

 

Secretary Simon Calls on Legislature to Fix Flawed Timeline for Future Special Elections

Secretary of State Steve Simon today announced that he is working with the legislature to extend the time period for future special elections. Under current state law, the Governor must call for a special election when there is a legislative vacancy...

 
 By Irishdew    Sports    February 7, 2019

Moose Lake/Willow River Boys Defeat South Ridge

Moose Lake Willow River boys’ basketball team played South Ridge Panthers on Friday night, February 1, in Willow River. South Ridge came into the game with a 5-9 record. The Panthers were on the prowl and played well in the first half. The Rebels...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Sports    February 7, 2019

Bombers declaw Tigers 44-34

Barnum Bombers would take down the Rush City Tigers 44-34 on the road in Rush City on the 4th of February. The Bombers would jump to an early lead as Sam Goodwin and Blaze Hurst would find room under...

 

Rebel girls fall against South Ridge & Cromwell-Wright

ML/WR Lady Rebels dropped a pair of games this past week in a week that saw cancellations and rescheduled games for both the boys and girls teams. Tuesday the Rebel boys and girls were scheduled to...

 

Waiting for Go

I never could wrap my head around the reason Samuel Beckett named one of his characters Godot. Can’t you picture Mrs. Godot yelling at her husband, “Godot, get this” and “Godot, get that....

 

Going nature's way

It’s the first of February and just flipping the calendar page makes it seem like we’ve leapt forward towards spring time, especially since the temperature soared to 10 degrees ABOVE zero! I hate...

 

Art comes in all shapes and sizes ... and metals

"Clang! Clang! Clang!" was the sound in Leon Torkelson's blacksmith shop as he pounded on a piece of hot metal to mold and shape it into a key ring on Wednesday, January 23. Torkelson pounded on the...

 
 By Press Release    News    February 7, 2019

County Seat Theater Company opens 2019 season with "The Great Nursing Home Escape"

From the second floor of a locked-down nursing home in the dead of night, they attempt the greatest escape ever. Join this misfit band of "inmates" as they hatch a master plan to escape their dreary...

 

District 11 State Senate seat goes to Jason Rarick

While the crowd gathered at the Rarick election headquarters in Banning Junction, cheering on statements made by President Trump during his State of the Union Address, Senate District 11 candidate...

 

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