Salvation Army helping those who are battling wildfires
The Salvation Army is in northern Minnesota serving meals, snacks and water to firefighters and other first responders battling wildfires that have destroyed thousands of acres.
Nisswa firefighters — with the help of the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) helicopter and Mission Fire — battled a brush fire that threatened to burn a pole barn Thursday at a home on the 8900 block of Garden View Road in Nisswa, said Nisswa Fire Chief Richard Geike.
Geike said the DNR spo...
Tree planting was in the books for a group of students at Harrison Elementary School.
The lesson Thursday was part of a delayed Arbor Day celebration, which was pushed back a couple of weeks because of the weather.
DAV mobile office to be in Aitkin
AITKIN - The Disabled American Veterans Mobile Service Office will be at the Aitkin County Courthouse from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 31.
The office offers counseling and claim filing assistance.