A judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Moose Lake Prison that claimed that the Minnesota Department of Corrections was failing to keep inmates safe from the spread of COVID-19 at the Moose Lake Prison.
Mike Eisenbraun managed the Shopko Hometown in Aitkin for 27 years, and was worried about finding new work when the retailer went bankrupt. But the Northeast Minnesota Office of Job Training really helped him out.
A weekly update shows drought conditions have worsened in parts of the Northland, though the report is based on data gathered before Wednesday night's storms. The U.S. Drought Monitor says there is a severe drought in parts of St. Louis and Carlton counties.
Several of the Duluth private schools reelased their back to school plans. Marshall School, Lakeview Christian Academy, and Stella Maris Academy will have students onsite and are offering distance learning as well.