Author: Paul Vold

District 10B Representative Dale Lueck talks ATV trails, school trust lands, DEED grants

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/28/21) (Aitkin, MN) — District 10B State Representative Dale Lueck was back to discuss more movement on the environment at the Legislature and its impact on the community he serves. Representative Lueck first noted the completion of ATV Trails in the Emily area. Lueck also recently met with City of Garrison…
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September 28, 2021 0

Two vehicles involved in Mille Lacs County crash

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/28/21) (Kathio Township, MN) — Two vehicles were involved in multiple non-life threatening injuries on Highway 169 on Friday, September 24th. The Minnesota State Patrol reports a 2007 Chevy Avalanche was travelling west on Virgo Road in Kathio Township and was crossing Highway 169. In the attempt to cross the wet…
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September 27, 2021 0

Aitkin County Sheriff Dan Guida’s monthly update

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/26/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Early hunting seasons has Aitkin County springing back to life with visitors on the weekends which includes more activity for the Aitkin County Sheriff’s office. In our most recent conversation with Aitkin County Sheriff Dan Guida did talk about helpful tips concerning hunters for safety from other…
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September 26, 2021 0
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Aitkin County Board meeting for September 28th

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/26/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners will hold their regular meeting and their monthly discussion with Health and Human Services on Tuesday, September 28th from the Aitkin County Government Center Board Room. Commissioners will be looking to approve Consent Agenda items including an MSA Professional Services Grant,…
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September 26, 2021 0

Highway work to be done in Crow Wing County this week

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/26/21) (Brainerd, MN) — With a clear weather week ahead for road work, the Crow Wing County Highway Department will have a full schedule of projects. Crew will perform spray patching operations on County Road 144, in Oak Lawn and Maple Grove Townships through the week. Shoulder repair work will be…
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September 26, 2021 0

Cuyuna Lakes Lunch Bunch serves 3K meals this summer

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/26/21) (Crosby, MN) — Despite lower numbers than recent years, the Cuyuna Lakes Lunch Bunch still served over 3,000 meals this summer to area youth. The free summer lunch program organized by area churches and Cuyuna Regional Medical Center served 3,521 nutritious lunches, which was down from the 4,142 lunches in…
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September 26, 2021 0

Aitkin City Council sets meeting for City Administrator interviews, approve security cameras at City Park at September 22nd meeting

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/24/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin City Council moved their meeting to Wednesday, September 22nd to discuss setting up City Administrator Interviews and review City Improvements from the Aitkin Public Library Community Room. A representative from David Drown Associates gave the firm’s Classification and Compensation Study to the Council for the…
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September 24, 2021 0

Man airlifted after hitting boat trailer on motorcycle

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/24/21) (Mille Lacs County, MN) — A motorcycle rider was airlifted after striking a boat trailer on Highway 169 in Mille Lacs County. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that a 2006 Harley Davidson XL 1200, ridden by 28-year-old Zachary Olson of Mora, was southbound on Highway 169 and was passing a…
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September 24, 2021 0

Gobblers Football game cancelled due to Proctor HS ‘student misconduct’ allegations

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/24/21) (Proctor, MN) — The Aitkin Gobblers football game against the Proctor Rails scheduled for Friday night has been cancelled due to an on-going school investigation at Proctor High School. The Rail Football season is now on hold with reports coming out Wednesday of student misconduct on the football team.  In…
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September 23, 2021 0

MnDOT to hold virtual TPI project update September 27th

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/23/21) (Duluth, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will be holding another virtual project update on the Twin Ports Interchange in Duluth coming up on Monday, September 27th at 12:15pm. Use the link with this story to join the virtual meeting. For those without internet access, join by calling 855-282-6330…
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September 23, 2021 0