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'Making Memories' at Itasca State Park
Itasca State Park hosts enjoy being campground 'ambassadors'
Learning from their mistakes
Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Panthers coast to another dual win
Tigers control net in win over Blackduck
Pirates hand Braves first conference loss
Fast start keys Cardinals' win over Warriors
Tigers roll to another impressive victory
Sharon Lee Mead
Orrin "Bud" E. Barnum
Everett Lee Langland
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Anne Dunn wins first annual storytelling contest
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Respect your neighbor's right to put up political yard signs
Letter: Aluminum can collection trailer to be moved
Editorial: Minnesota struggles just to get grip on mental health problems
Letter: Klabunde supports local interests
Commentary: Breaking home ties
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
March 23, 2013
Akeley city employee takes three-week sick leave
BY JEAN RUZICKA email@example.com The Akeley Council, convening a special meeting Tuesday to discuss “personnel matters,” approved a three-week medical leave for maintenance supervisor Frank Thelin. In the wake of this, the council reviewed proposals for someone...
March 23, 2013 - 3:00pm
March 16, 2013
Akeley will offer SAFE Parks Program again this year
BY JEAN RUZICKA firstname.lastname@example.org The SAFE Parks Program will once again offer children in the Akeley and Nevis areas a “safe, educational and fun place for children to go during the summer months.” Brandi Vredenburg approached the Akeley Council this week for...
March 16, 2013 - 11:46am
March 14, 2013
One transported following crash at Akeley intersection
By Sarah Smith / EnterpriseOne transported after Akeley crash: Two vehicles collided Wednesday afternoon at the intersections of Highways 34...
March 14, 2013 - 1:06pm
January 30, 2013
Guthrie woman benefits from Audrey's dream
The 8th annual Audrey's Purple Dream - Akeley's answer to cancer - will be held Saturday, Feb. 9 on 11th Crow Wing Lake. Proceeds from the...
January 30, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 12, 2013
New Akeley City Council looks at employee issues
Citizens arrived in number for the changing of the guard in Akeley this week, the newly elected officials grappling with contentious employee...
January 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
December 15, 2012
Akeley mayor, council member bid adieu; table increases
Akeley residents witnessed a contentious council meeting Wednesday night as mayor Jennifer Mitchell and Terry Chalich bid farewell to their roles. A consent agenda proposal to increase clerk-treasurer Sebrina Hegg's hours from 24 to 36 per week drew criticism from council member...
December 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
October 17, 2012
Akeley forum marked by 'no shows'
Akeley's Monday night candidates' forum was more illuminating for the proverbial empty chairs than it was for the discussion about the city's...
October 17, 2012 - 4:01pm
September 15, 2012
Akeley water scare over following two days of drama
Akeley's don't-use-the- water warning - necessitated by a cut lock and open door at the municipal water tower Monday night - was lifted by 4:25 p.m. Wednesday, the council subsequently agreeing to look into a security system for the building. City maintenance supervisor Frank Thelin...
September 15, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 18, 2012
Hegg is Akeley's clerk- treasurer
Sebrina Hegg has accepted the clerk-treasurer position in Akeley. The council interviewed five candidates for the post Wednesday, also selecting a deputy clerk, who declined the position. The council will reconvene to consider the matter. Mayor Jennifer Mitchell did not indicate...
August 18, 2012 - 1:00pm
August 11, 2012
Paul Bunyan statue's repairs under scrutiny
Akeley's Paul Bunyan is a bit disheveled, and will likely remain that way until the city council hears from the League of Minnesota Cities regarding...
August 11, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 28, 2012
Akeley employees abruptly resign
Akeley's clerk-treasurer and part-time clerk assistant have resigned following a special council meeting Tuesday night for an "employee performance review." Denise Rittgers and Susan Walter left letters of resignation and office keys with maintenance supervisor Frank Thelin Wednesday...
July 28, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 25, 2012
Akeley in turmoil after city staff quits abruptly
Akeley's clerk-treasurer Denise Rittgers and part-time clerk assistant Susan Walter have resigned following a special council meeting Tuesday night for an "employee performance review." Rittgers met in a closed meeting for about 45 minutes with council members Trygve Karl, Terry...
July 25, 2012 - 1:58pm
Joint powers agreement under review
Members of the Eastern Hubbard County Fire District have agreed to review and present proposed changes to the "amended and restated" joint powers agreement at the September meeting. The revised agreement was drafted at the request of fire board members, which is comprised of representatives...
July 25, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 14, 2012
Akeley to draft capital improvement plan, reviewing new EHCFD joint powers agreement
The Akeley Council agreed to move forward with drafting a capital improvement plan for the city, Dick Grabko of SEH stating this would be at no cost at this point. Grabko explained the plan would include possible projects that could be initiated within a five-year period, including...
July 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
July 11, 2012
ECHFD struggles over records
A power struggle over the records of the East Hubbard County Fire Department and First Responders has spilled into the legal arena. A letter June 28 from the departments' attorney essentially states Fire Chief Lee Johnson and daughter Sabrina Hegg, who heads the First Responders...
July 11, 2012 - 1:00pm