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Sculptures revealed at Red Bridge Park
'Heartland Lakes' is new community brand
Paul Bunyan Days celebrates 70 years
Man, 76, drowns in northern Minnesota lake
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
Clay Dusters qualify for state tournament
Carlson, Overmyer earn medals at NSIC meet
Vaudrin concludes career at NSIC meet
Esox rally to edge Midway in battle for first place
Area runners compete in 42nd Duluth Marathon
Kenneth William Parsons
Ronald "Ron" Ralph Lindbom
Millie Ann Donnay
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
Robocalls fray consumers' nerves
Take time for a mid-year small business checkup
Place a Business Announcement
Great American Story deadline approaches
An afternoon with author Ahmed Ismail Yusuf
Red Bridge Park Sculpture Trail to be unveiled June 16
2nd Street Stage kicks off June 14
Upcoming Prince album features nine new tracks
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: The big catch up
Lindows take top honors at Cirks Fishing Tournament
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
Local and state fishing reports
WEEKEND ADVENTURES: Best intentions for Boundary Waters trip
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
Paid political letter policy takes effect
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
February 13, 2016
Audrey’s Purple Dream enters 11th year
Akeley’s signature winter event – Audrey’s Purple Dream (APD) – will send purple plungers and fishing lines into 11th Crow Wing Lake’s...
February 13, 2016 - 9:33am
February 3, 2016
Akeley Ice Racing entices speed demons from around Minnesota
More than 30 cars and drivers arrived Saturday for Akeley Ice Racing events, V8s and 4-cylinder coupes heading out on 11th Crow Wing Lake for...
February 3, 2016 - 9:57am
Zappy’s Café welcoming clientele
A new chef is behind the menu and stove at Akeley’s restaurant at the junction of Highways 34 and 64. Zappy’s, chef Zita Howard’s childhood...
February 3, 2016 - 9:34am
November 18, 2015
Xtreme Hounds offers dog training
Lori Jo Turner’s decision to retire as canine trainer is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Tessa Peterson. A dog lover since childhood,...
November 18, 2015 - 9:56am
July 4, 2015
Teachers reunite after decades out of the classroom
In the spring of 1941, Lorraine Wright and Margaret Johnson motored down from Bemidji Normal School to apply for elementary school teaching positions...
July 4, 2015 - 1:25pm
April 15, 2015
Akeley audit shows utility rates are not adequate headline
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org This summer’s campers on 11th Crow Wing may have an opportunity to rent a pontoon, canoes, fishing boats, paddle boats or kayaks, a dock at the city campground the proposed launch site. Aaron DeRoo, owner of the Akeley Angler...
April 15, 2015 - 3:07pm
February 7, 2015
Audrey’s Purple Dream celebrating 10 years
Akeley’s “answer to cancer” – Audrey’s Purple Dream – will once again send purple plungers and fishing lines into icy depths, with...
February 7, 2015 - 4:36pm
January 17, 2015
Housing repair loans available for Akeley residents
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com Akeley residential property owners in need of repairs to their home may now apply for zero interest loans of up to $25,000, with the principal forgiven over a 10-year period. Jackie Meixner of the Headwaters Regional Development...
January 17, 2015 - 12:42pm
January 14, 2015
Akeley artist learns ancient glassmaking technique
Like colorful, molten glass, bead artist Sandy Fynboh is undergoing a transformation. The owner of Blue Sky Beads – newly renamed Boho Junction,...
January 14, 2015 - 11:17am
December 20, 2014
Akeley center is thriving
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org The Akeley Regional Community Center board members are finding cause for celebration. The...
December 20, 2014 - 12:15pm
December 13, 2014
Clubs spar over trail maintenance
The battle over who will maintain the Round River Drive ATV trail continues to fester. The Akeley Council has approved a resolution to sponsor the Paul Bunyan ATV Trailriders in order for the club to procure grant-in-aid funds to maintain Round River Drive. But the move follows...
December 13, 2014 - 12:29pm
October 25, 2014
Akeley woman gives new meaning to ‘a working lunch’
By Sarah Smith email@example.com Sebrina Hegg is a superhero, although she thinks otherwise. Akeley’s Clerk-Treasurer heard...
October 25, 2014 - 11:54am
October 12, 2014
Akeley’s utility rates to increase
By Jean Ruzicka firstname.lastname@example.org The Akeley City Council, at the recommendation of financial consultants, approved raising monthly sewer and water rates over the next five years, but with the provision that the increases be reviewed annually to determine necessity. Sewer...
October 12, 2014 - 10:32am
September 17, 2014
Akeley Council sets new water rates to ease reserves
By Jean Ruzicka email@example.com Akeley residents will see an annual increase of 8 percent in water rates over the next five years, the council has agreed. The city’s rates meet operating expenses, but the annual debt service payments require a draw on reserves,...
September 17, 2014 - 11:39am
August 20, 2014
Akeley Laundromat re-opens on 34
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org The Akeley Laundromat has re-opened to crowds of lake residents. The Laundromat, on Highway...
August 20, 2014 - 10:18am