Mille Lacs County is budgeting $7,029 less than what the East Central Regional Library (ECRL) has assessed the county for as its portion for supporting the ECRL system. ECRL runs the public libraries in the counties of Mille Lacs, Isanti, Kanabec, Chisago, Pine and Aitkin. Mille Lacs has libraries in Princeton, Milaca, Isle and Onamia. [...]

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Milaca Elementary School named its sixth-grade students of the month for September. The students are (back row, left to right) Trey Hardy and Branden Marudas and (front row, left to right) Rylee Johnson and Avery Herbst.

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1 1/2 cups oats 1 1/2 cups boiling water 1 cup granulated sugar 3/4 cup brown sugar, packed 1/2 cup margarine 2 teaspoons vanilla 3 eggs 1 3/4 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg Topping 1/4 cup evaporated milk or 1/2 and [...]

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Mille Lacs County’s list of problem ditches has lengthened. Just as a team from the Minnesota Drainage Viewers Association is to study Mille Lacs County Ditch No. 14 in the Long Siding area to recommend how property owners should be assessed for its maintenance, the county is looking into doing the same for Ditch No. [...]

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Marlyn Wolbert turned 80 on Monday, Oct. 13. But it will be another two weeks before he celebrates 80 years of making his presence known in the Milaca community. Wolbert moved northwest of Milaca just two weeks after being born on Oct. 13, 1934 in South Dakota. A few years later his father and mother [...]

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By Allie Norvell Milaca 8th-grader The Milaca Mega Meet is the world’s largest one-day cross-country meet. This year there were about 150 participating schools and more than 5,900 cross-country runners. These numbers might even be the biggest numbers in the history of the race. Have you ever seen or been part of the Mega Meet? [...]

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Congratulations to Minnesota educators, students and families, based on a new report from the College Board, which publishes the Advanced Placement exam. A study released Oct. 7 shows that growing numbers of Minnesota students are taking and passing at least one AP exam, among the more than 30 that are offered. While the percentage of [...]

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