The Minnesota Senate has voted stop the state transportation department from requiring or issuing permits to mow and cut hay from state-owned ditches. The vote is temporary, while more discussion is needed.
Every year, the board chooses a community member who has exhibited the values of the community and honors them during the dinner. This year, former Fond du Lac Tribal Chairwoman Karen Diver was chosen.
No matter how prepared you are for a fire, it's still shocking when it happens. One Northland family learned that the hard way on Wednesday as their garage went up in flames and nearly everything inside was destroyed.