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Sheriff-elect names chief deputy: 'We complement each other'
Police Blotter - Nov. 17, 2018
Nisswa gains viewers' choice for Minnesota's best small town
Crash on Highway 6 injures both drivers
Rear-end Baxter crash injures driver and 12-year-old passenger
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
Girls Basketball: Lane signs to play for Fighting Hawks.
Junior Hockey: Wisconsin sweeps North Stars
Volleyball: PR-B's Wynn all-state. Tigers earn academic honors
Russell Jon "Jack" Anderson
John L. Holder
Card games: Nov. 5-9, 2018
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
Chef's Hat: Don't forget about those tried-and-true recipes
Faith: Keep God in your life
Senior Menus: Nov. 12-16, 2018
Wealth Column: Why new tax laws could change your 2018 tax filing
Letter to the editor: Thanks, Pequot Lakes, for your votes
As I See It: The fallacy of 'choice'
The Last Windrow: 'The Second Week of Deer Hunting'
Letter to the editor: This is a new dawn
letters to the editor
Births: Nov. 17, 2018
Births: Oct. 28, 2018
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Grim's Grub: Read for the history, subscribe to make more
History is a big deal, considering everything we now know goes back to it (literally). But funny turns of phrase aside, writing has given us...
May 18, 2018 - 10:00am
May 6, 2018
Grim's Grub: This recipe has 'bean' a long time coming
I remember a graduate studies class where a friend brought a tray of brownies to share. I sampled a small one and then she asked all of us how...
May 6, 2018 - 7:00am
April 22, 2018
Grim's Grub: Words of warning: Don't eat these fun recipes
OK, OK, so my column is called Grim's Grub and that suggests that all the recipes I share should be food recipes, but hear me out. Sometimes...
April 22, 2018 - 10:00am
March 24, 2018
Grim's Grub: Try gnocchi when you need potato and pasta fix
It's no secret that I work two jobs. I had mentioned in the past that I worked at a restaurant. Last year I switched up my second job, and now...
March 24, 2018 - 9:30am
March 21, 2018
River bank beach day
South of Backus, swans float in frigid water and rest on the banks of the Pine River near where it flows under Highway 371. Travis Grimler /...
March 21, 2018 - 10:00am
March 10, 2018
Grim's Grub: Sugarbush is calling maple syrup lovers
The ice is starting to melt and I am starting to look at maple sap collecting equipment yet again. Last year I had seven taps out on March 15,...
March 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 4, 2018
Grim's Tales: The difference five years makes
Some of you might have seen my post on Facebook on Jan. 2, but for those who did not, can you believe it has been five years since I joined the...
February 4, 2018 - 7:30am
January 2, 2018
Grim's Grub: Time and temp make tender meat
While Mom was still alive, I was minding my own business and she asked, "Do you have time to go pick up some chickens?" Now, we did not then...
January 2, 2018 - 6:30am
December 18, 2017
Grim's Tales: I'm grateful for Chamber of Commerce membership
By the time you have read this, some people will have already seen my face in the new Pine River Chamber of Commerce e-newsletter. After some recent resignations the chamber had space for new members on the chamber board. My boss, Nancy Vogt, and one of our company's star advertising...
December 18, 2017 - 7:30am
December 17, 2017
Grim's Grub: If you can't beat 'em, blend 'em!
After I don't know how many years of considering buying one, I finally found myself the owner of an immersion blender. Some might not be familiar...
December 17, 2017 - 7:30am
November 22, 2017
Grim's Grub: Give maligned (but delicious) venison ribs a try
I'm a bit of a waste-not, want-not guy, especially when it comes to hunting and fishing. I don't like to hunt, but if I do kill something, I...
November 22, 2017 - 8:00am
October 23, 2017
Grim's Grub: Treat your four-legged family members right
I heard once that early human beings at one point depended so much on domesticated canines that without them, we might not exist as a species today. I don't know if it is true, but I can see how people might choose to believe it. My family has almost always had a dog or two. Often...
October 23, 2017 - 7:30am
October 16, 2017
Grim's Tales: Vacation: A break from more than work
For the last three years I have worked seven days a week most weeks. I have student loans and a house, so on top of working a 40-hour week with...
October 16, 2017 - 8:00am
August 10, 2017
Grim's Grub: Behind the scenes at the Rhubarb Festival
Pine River Summerfest offers a lot of festivities during the last week of July. There's a car show, live music, vendors, an art show and the...
August 10, 2017 - 7:00am
Grim's Tales: A crash course in AP style - A selfish guideline
We deal with news releases on a daily basis. They are a vital part of the newspaper. If you notice the many short items in our publication that...
July 10, 2017 - 9:00am