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The Minnesota Farm Woman

by Chris Quaal Vinson Superhero Grandma There is an unfinished portrait of me that hangs in our dining room. It was painted …

The Loon Whisperer

by Terry Uhde Otto Every October At dawn, there was a heavy blanket of fog over the river. This is a bittersweet …

Ask A Trooper

by Sgt. Neil Dickenson, Minnesota State Patrol Question: Both my daughter and I have a disability. I have the handicap license plates …

Looking Back

Compiled by Joan Isaacs from the files of the Deer River Newspapers. 110 Years Ago—Fred McVar, postmaster of Grand Rapids, was a …

The Bible Says …

Be content By C. Marvine Scott “He contents you with good as long as you live, so that your youth is renewed …

The Minnesota Farm Woman

by Chris Quaal Vinson Crafty Fall and winter in Minnesota is a time for crafting, and I have been to a few …

Ask A Trooper

by Sgt. Neil Dickenson, Minnesota State Patrol Question: I know that Minnesota has made a lot of progress for traffic safety and …

Looking Back

Compiled by Joan Isaacs from the files of the Deer River Newspapers. 110 Years Ago—The day of the cement sidewalk for Deer …

The Loon Whisperer

by Terry Uhde Otto Monster He loves everything about guns, this son of mine. Buying them, cleaning them, and especially shooting them. …

The Bible Says …

Joy during trials by C. Marvine Scott Jesus said “…In this world you shall have tribulation but be of good cheer, I …