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Nine area junior or senior girls are competing for the 2017 title: Kyra Blaukat, Sydney Darkow, Ashley Embree, Kayla Geike, Morena Hammer, Kalli Rose Hedlund, Quinn Kratochvil, Breanna Rhodes and Karlie Trottier.
Nine to seek Miss Nisswa title April 3
1 hour 19 min ago
Hackensack American Legion Auxiliary Unit 202 donated $300 to the Hackensack Area Food Shelf. Bonnie Dupre, President and Linda Becker, Treasurer presented the check to Cheri Westphal.
Hackensack Legion Auxiliary makes donations
3 hours 50 min ago
Backus Legion donates $90,263 in charitable gambling funds
3 hours 50 min ago
March 27, 2017
MN-based company looks west
12 hours 50 min ago
Kitchigami Regional Library System Executive Director Marian Ridge (center) answers questions concerning a budget she prepared for the costs to run the Jessie F. Hallett Memorial Library in Crosby as a branch library. Chelsey Perkins/Brainerd Dispatch
Library system: Kitchigami board halts Hallett library inclusion
22 hours 6 min ago
 A United Airlines Boeing 787 taxis as a United Airlines Boeing 767 lands at San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, California.  File photo by REUTERS/Louis Nastro
United Airlines bars girls from flight to Minneapolis for wearing leggings
March 27, 2017 - 8:10am
Seven girls seek the title of Miss Pine River: Brianna Adkins, Avery Cunningham, Sydney Davidson, Veronica Hulke, Tara Huston, Emma Mills, and Briana Siltman.
Seven to vie for Miss Pine River title April 1
March 27, 2017 - 7:30am
Former clerk Wanda Mongan was honored with a plaque and key in addition to a declaration of Wanda Mongan day March 14.
Pine River: Council declares April 17 Wanda Mongan Day
March 27, 2017 - 7:00am
Klobuchar's staff to visit Pequot Tool March 29
March 27, 2017 - 6:30am
Women's Lenten Retreat set March 30 in Nisswa
March 27, 2017 - 6:00am
Mayor's Notebook: Crosslake busy with comp plan update
March 27, 2017 - 5:30am
The board will hear from officials involved in planning for the project, particularly in regard to an investor. PR-B is one of several school districts exploring the possibility of pairing with several entities, including Region 5 and the Rural Renewable Energy Alliance to construct solar arrays to provide renewable sources of energy. Illustration
Pine River-Backus: School board to discuss solar project in April
March 27, 2017 - 5:00am
March 26, 2017
The Rock of Ages Lighthouse Preservation Society is planning a multi-year project to restore the lighthouse, located to the west of Isle Royale, to a 1930s look. Photo courtesy of the Rock of Ages Lighthouse Preservation Society
Lake Superior lighthouse to be restored
March 26, 2017 - 8:24pm
Moutig, one of two young European-born snow leopards, recently arrived at the Como Zoo in St. Paul. Moutig, a three-year-old male, made his public debut in early March. Courtesy of Como Friends.
Zoo in Minnesota to raise two more rare snow leopards
March 26, 2017 - 8:10pm
Kayla Bauske (center), her sister and her mother have all been diagnosed with endometriosis. Special to Forum News Service
Endometriosis is 'expected agony' for sufferers
March 26, 2017 - 3:00pm