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Pequot hosts open house on Rasmussen Road improvements
Crow Wing County road maintenance continues this week
Open house set on Rasmussen Road improvements
Agendas - Nov. 18
Sheriff-elect names chief deputy: 'We complement each other'
Volleyball: 8th-grade Patriots first Pacesetter tourney
Women's College Hockey: Face-Off Classic Tuesday, Nov. 20, in Brainerd
Area Girls Hockey: Abear nets game-winner in Lightning victory
Girls Basketball: Lane signs to play for Fighting Hawks.
Russell Jon "Jack" Anderson
John L. Holder
Bernice A. Otterson
Rockne D. Anderson
Faith: Where did the chickadees go?
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
Senior Menus: Nov. 19-23, 2018
Card games: Nov. 5-9, 2018
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
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
October 29, 2018
Minnesota city councilor sentenced in groping case
CHISHOLM, Minn. -- A Chisholm city councilor was sentenced Monday in District Court in Hibbing following his conviction this summer on a gross...
October 29, 2018 - 3:36pm
October 15, 2018
Judge: Northern Minnesota murder confession valid
DULUTH — A Grand Rapids man charged in a 2017 Hibbing homicide case "knowingly, willingly and voluntarily" provided a confession to law...
October 15, 2018 - 10:38pm
August 21, 2018
Minn. Supreme Court to hear beheading case
ST. PAUL—A Grand Rapids man's murder conviction and lifetime prison sentence should be reversed because his case was built on the unreliable...
August 21, 2018 - 5:35pm
July 22, 2018
Timber, taconite and more: Iron Range cities diversify business as unemployment plunges
HIBBING, Minn. — Iron Range communities are experiencing record-low unemployment. That shouldn't be surprising. The desirability of taconite...
July 22, 2018 - 4:22pm
July 5, 2018
Reward offered in year-old Minn. homicide of liquor store owner
HIBBING, Minn. -- A $25,000 reward is being offered in the investigation into a year-old homicide case in Hibbing, the Minnesota Department of...
July 5, 2018 - 10:07am
February 22, 2018
Minn. hospital mistakes rise in Department of Health annual report
DULUTH—A sexual assault on a patient in Hibbing is among 341 "adverse health events" that occurred at Minnesota hospitals and surgical centers between October 2016 and October 2017, according to an annual report released Thursday, Feb. 22. The events ranged from falls resulting...
February 22, 2018 - 6:00am
February 5, 2018
Hibbing trucker sent to prison in fatal North Shore crash
TWO HARBORS, Minn.—Soon after a federal agency pulled his commercial trucking license and a judge ordered him not to drive, John Ray Carpenter was back behind the wheel. The owner-operator of a Hibbing, Minn., septic services company, Carpenter had a documented history of sleep...
February 5, 2018 - 9:56pm
December 27, 2017
Fourth victim dies after Hibbing fire; authorities recount retired firefighter's attempt to save wife, grandsons
HIBBING, Minn. – Tuesday’s deadly house fire in Hibbing grew even more tragic on Wednesday, Dec. 27, with authorities reporting that a fourth...
December 27, 2017 - 9:15pm
December 26, 2017
UPDATE: Northern Minn. fire claims three lives, two others injured
HIBBING — Hibbing Fire Chief Erik Jankila was reading from a news release, but he visibly choked up when he reached a summary paragraph....
December 26, 2017 - 9:15pm
Two adults and a child are dead and another child critically injured in MN house fire
HIBBING, Minn. — Two adults are dead and two children suffered life-threatening injuries in an early morning house fire in Hibbing on Tuesday,...
December 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 4, 2017
Law officers seek suspect who killed 71-year-old rural Hibbing woman
HIBBING, Minn. -- Homicide is suspected in the death of a 71-year-old rural Hibbing woman, authorities announced Monday. The St. Louis County...
December 4, 2017 - 7:31pm
September 27, 2017
Girl injured after school bus strikes culvert near Virginia, Minn.
VIRGINIA, Minn. — A 15-year-old girl suffered injuries after the school bus she was riding in hit a culvert Tuesday, Sept. 26, in St. Louis...
September 27, 2017 - 9:02am
August 31, 2017
Hibbing woman sent to prison in overdose case
HIBBING, Minn. — A Hibbing woman will go to prison for providing her boyfriend with a fatal dose of a highly potent prescription painkiller....
August 31, 2017 - 7:04pm
Hibbing window-peeper convicted on federal child porn charges
MINNEAPOLIS — A Hibbing man who twice admitted in state court to spying on and recording naked and partially clothed women through residential...
August 31, 2017 - 7:04pm
August 14, 2017
Rochester man, recovered from wounds, charged in winter shootout with three northern Minnesota cops
HIBBING, Minn. — The man who exchanged gunfire with Hibbing police officers in January following an altercation at a city residence has...
August 14, 2017 - 9:36pm