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  Mille Lacs County Sheriff Brent C. Lindgren is asking for the public’s help with locating a missing person. Loren Dennis Anderson, 52, of Onamia, MN. His last known verified contact with anyone occurred on April 15, 2014 at 9:22 PM. Loren’s sister reported him missing on June 12, 2014.   Loren is described as [...]

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The newest event to be included within the Gateway to the Northland festivities was Milaca’s version of the popular television show “The Amazing Race.” On Saturday, June 21, six teams of two began at Recreation Park in Milaca and raced their way throughout various parts of Milaca and Mille Lacs County, eventually ending at Teal’s [...]

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A man walking on Highway 169 while allegedly under the influence of alcohol was injured Saturday, June 21, after being hit by a vehicle, according to the Minnesota State Patrol, which provided the following account. Eric R. Kimmons, 26, Onamia, was “staggering down the center line” at about 11:15 p.m. Highway 169, south of 250th [...]

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Five people riding on a large inflatable floating device needed to be rescued from the Rum River on Sunday afternoon, June 22. Milaca Police and Mille Lacs County deputies were called to the south side of the Rum River bridge on Highway 23 at about 2:20 p.m. Sunday, June 22, where two adults and three [...]

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A lot has happened in the past 100 years. World wars have been fought, presidents have come and gone, man has traveled to the moon and back. Through all that, a one-room school house in Pease, Minnesota, has stood the test of time, and even expanded its building to invite more students to earn a [...]

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