Sylvan Township in Cass County voted 2-1 last week to grant Verizon a conditional use permit (CUP) to construct a cellphone tower near the Gull River.
Voting yes were John Wulff and Yvette Adelman-Dullinger. Chairman Greg Booth voted no.
RANDALL - Despite initial law enforcement scanner reports of an estimated 200 gallons of spilled train fuel, the Randall Fire Department crew that responded to the incident along Highway 10 said the spill was considerably smaller.
Tuesday's opening of the 2014 Minnesota legislative session saw one area lawmaker author legislation that passed unanimously and will increase funding for heating assistance and another legislator elected to a leadership post.
Friends, family and teachers of Dennis W. Borgwarth, a Brainerd High School graduate who went on to become an engineer in the military-industrial complex, remembered him Saturday in a memorial service in Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College in Brainerd.