BAXTER - Plans for additions to Baxter's Whipple Beach have taken on new wrinkles.
At Tuesday's Baxter City Council meeting the city heard the people behind the Whipple Beach inclusive playground project are interested in modifying the playground plan.
BAXTER - A building project for Forestview Middle School was approved at Tuesday's Baxter City Council meeting.
The building project is moving the school district's food distribution center from leased space to the school's site.
A spring storm may add to snow shovelers' woes as another system tracks into Minnesota.
The National Weather Service in Duluth reported a spring storm, which could be dumping a foot of snow in Colorado and the Rockies, should be moving this way.
Permit to carry applications are climbing.
Minnesota sheriffs issued a record number of permits to people who want to carry handguns in public, with 31,657 permits granted in 2012. Compare that to the 20,772 permits issued in 2011.
Jaime Boesen, a mother of three, took the class after being encouraged by her family. Her father-in-law and husband are avid shooters. After the six-hour class at Point Blank Gun Training, Boesen was hooked. She stayed after class ended.