A grand jury has upgraded the charges against two suspects in an Itasca County beheading case. 35-year-old Joseph Christen Thoresen and 22-year-old Kayleene Danielle Greniger are charged in the death of a Hibbing man.
An aircraft parts manufacturer with ties to the Northland will open a facility in Grand Rapids. The IRRRB approved two loans, one to ACC Manufacturing and another to the Grand Rapids Economic Development Authority, that made the new plant possible.
Gilbert police say a male suspect has accepted responsibility for last week's church vandalism incident. Police Chief Ty Techar said video of the incident and the public helped officials identify the suspect, who Techar said is cooperating with the ongoing investigation.
The Northland's pleasant fall temperatures make it difficult to start thinking about winter, but for mushers, they're more than ready for the first snow fall. On Sunday, they built on that enthusiasm as it was the first day racers could register for the 2017 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon.