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To those who rush in...
Today a group of my students helped with active shooter exercises for Cass County Sheriff deputies. The deputies were put through multiple scenarios. I watched the deputies go through a shooter scenar...
6/4/13 at 10:12 PM Now you just stop right there Deputy Dawg... 1/16/13 at 10:27 PM
OC Jeopardy 8/13/11 at 7:05 AM
A Native Memorial
On Sunday I was driving south on County Road 18 near Red Wing, MN. Hilly and green, I was enjoying the scenery despite the lousy weather when I saw a middle-aged woman in military gear standing along ...
5/29/13 at 8:16 AM
More Sigurd Olson
Dont feel left out, Wisconsin. We havent forgotten about you. The now-Northern Native Plant Sale and Garden Event, an event for flower gardeners the past decade, this year includes speakers, vendors ...
5/29/13 at 12:01 AM Order trees, shrubs 3/29/13 at 12:00 AM
Junior historians, unite! 2/23/13 at 1:00 AM
The bars of North Fifth Street in Superior, 1978
October 15, 1978 Bars line the north side of North Fifth Street in Superior on Oct. 15, 1978. (Charles Curtis / News-Tribune) Does the scene above look familiar? If so, you have a pretty good memory...
3/1/13 at 1:54 PM Superior church's steeple comes crashing down, 1982 8/30/12 at 3:45 PM
Another of the Northland's legendary characters passes away 2/26/12 at 7:26 PM
Duluth-area leaders bring a message of thanks to Capitol
ST. PAUL Previous years visits to the state Capitol by Northeastern Minnesota community leaders included requests to fund projects such as an airport terminal, a hockey arena, an intermodal transpo...
2/14/13 at 1:00 AM
Forum Communications Co. newspapers score big in annual Minnesota Newspaper Association contest
FARGO, N.D. -Forum Communications Co.newspapers received more than 140 awards, ranging in categories from "Best Local Breaking News Story" to "Best Website" during the 2011-2012 Better Newspaper Conte...
2/4/13 at 12:06 PM Forum Communications Co. publisher elected president of Wisconsin Newspaper Association 3/2/12 at 2:18 PM
Straw poll shows Goettle, Kalk lead GOP pack in U.S. House race
FARGO - Republican U.S. House candidates Shane Goettle and Brian Kalk had the strongest shows of support after last night's debate in Fargo. An informal straw poll of audience members after the Cas...
2/14/12 at 10:20 AM FEMA calls Cass County's flood response a "best practice" for nation 5/3/11 at 3:10 PM
With FEMA visit, North Dakota officials continue to seek full declaration 4/11/11 at 1:05 PM
$avings news: 88 cent Wheat Thins and another Grizzly's coupon
County Market in Jamestown has Wheat Thins on sale for $1.88 per box. "Like" Wheat Thins on Facebook (here's the link) and with your coupon, purchase Wheat Thins for 88 cents per box!! Those cracke...
5/26/11 at 12:00 PM $avings news: FREE Pizza Corner pizza 5/16/11 at 1:42 PM
Getting more people to your blog from your website
As I meet with people to sing the praises of areavoices, I've heard, "Oh, we don't need a blog. We have a great website." I usually say something along the lines of "Why not have both?" Experienced bl...
2/14/11 at 2:04 PM Check out Cass County Emergency Management Blog! 2/10/11 at 5:00 PM
County will return jailhouse lampposts
Youre hearing it here first. St. Louis County officials will return the old jails original brass lampposts to where they belong: flanking the historic old jails front entrance. We have no intentions...
8/25/10 at 3:02 PM Old jail's triumph... and other Northland winners 7/28/10 at 8:17 AM
Unemployment numbers show recovery has been tenuous 1/26/10 at 5:51 AM