After 37 years, Connie Daigle has made the difficult decision to retire from her long time teaching career. She kindly agreed to sit and talk with me about her choice to retire, as well as the challen
On July 10 and 11, the Showboat will return once again to Grand Rapids, this time with a variety show. Showboat is a local non-profit organization that produces a show on the Mississippi River, and th
A fireworks display will begin at 10 p.m. Saturday, July 4 on Drumbeater Island, Pokegama Lake, Grand Rapids. The public is invited to bring a boat or watch from the Pokegama Golf Course.
Grand Rapids residents in the Remer-DeSchepper, Soldiers-Strader-McGuire and Stoeke-Maxwell areas will have the chance to hook up to city natural gas later this year.
Lake Country Power Distribution Systems Engineer Jake Chrzanowski recently earned the Professional Engineer licensure as recognized by the State of Minnesota and the National Society of Professional E
It had been a normal Tuesday. Shortly after lunch, Ryan Anderson, service advisor at Waynes Automotive, said he saw an older man come in and lean on his cane up at the front counter. Anderson figured
Heidi L. LeMieur, DCIO Senior Consultant with The Retirement Learning Center in Brainerd earned the C(k)P - Certified 401(k) Professional Designation.
Following the most recent legislative session, Senator Tom Saxhaug (D-Grand Rapids) and Representative Tom Anzelc (D-Balsam) have spoken to various local governing bodies about what the numerous stale
At the regularly scheduled Greenway school board meeting, the board approved the resignation of board director Mike Brandt, effective July 31, 2015. He is leaving office about a year and a half before
The fellas of VFW Post 1720, in Grand Rapids, are an unassuming bunch who shy from attention.
This summer, Jtul North America is partnering with dealers nationwide to implement its third annual Woodstove Changeout Program.
ST. PAUL The Minnesota Department of Transportation is seeking public input on new goals for the contracting of disadvantaged businesses.
JPJ Engineering has announced the recent addition of Rachel Litfin as its newest project engineer and Dylan Peterson as Engineer in Training (EIT).
Operation Round Up gives more than $43,000 to community programs - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Business
Through the assistance of Lake Country Powers participating members, the Operation Round Up Trust Board recently approved $43,620 in contributions to local community programs during its quarterly mee
Who doesnt like a little pie every now and then? As it turns out, one group of people who have been big pie fans historically have been the lumberjacks of the great northwoods. Around the turn of the
When one thinks of pralines, those not-quite-crispy not-quite-chewy sweet pecan and brown sugar confections, we often think of a city on the Mississippi about as far away from the Grand Rapids Farmers
HIBBING The 2015 high school track and field season did not start out well for Jaustin Culbert, but when it was all said and done, the Chisholm junior proved once again that he was the top high jump
When: Sat Jul 18, 2015 5:30pm to Sat Jul 18, 2015 11pm CDT Where: Eagles Club, Grand Rapids, Mn Event Status: confirmed Event Description: The class of 1990 is holding an informal reunion on Saturday, July 18th at the Eagles Club in Grand Rapids. Gathering to start at 5:30. Call 218.259.4590 for more info.
Adams Publishing Group, LLC acquires the Evergreen Country Shopper, North Country Sun and Evergreen Zone 2 from LaPean Publications - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News
Adams Publishing Group, LLC announced July 1 that it has purchased the assets of LaPean Publications headquartered in Ashland, Wisconsin. The acquisition includes the Evergreen Country Shopper, North