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June 2014

Cautionary high water warning

Starting June 19, 2014, The Itasca County Sheriff’s Office began posting “No Wake” signs on all public accesses to Pokegama Lake, Jay …

Legion American Pride Ride

by Louise H. McGregor, staff writer Chapter I American Legion Post 122 Riders of Deer River held their 1st Annual American Pride …

The Loon Whisperer

by Terry Uhde Otto In June… Our poor, dear, little house on the river is showing her age. As I drove into …

I Have Been Told

A column by Anne M. Dunn An exceptional woman When Gallup issued the 1999 list of the most admired people of the …

Open Forum

Reader comments on ‘dissention’ at Bigfork Valley board meetings Dear Editor, I have been meaning to write a letter for a long …

DNR question of the week

Q: What are the reasons for removing dams, and what role does the DNR play in this process? A: Some older dams …