Officials in Chisago County now have their fingers crossed that the state’s governor selects a portion of the county as an eligible “Opportunity Zone,” a designation that came about as the result of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.
Approximately 17,500 homes and businesses in Minnesota that are currently unserved by high speed internet could get connectivity in the near future.
The Chisago County Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation, the Long Spurs of Sunrise River, held its annual benefit dinner at Lent Town Hall Feb. 10.
Five years ago, Lakes International Language Academy in Forest Lake was a Spanish-immersion elementary school operating on a single campus.
Dianne Patras has 17 years of experience as a master gardener in Chisago County. She said sh…
Onions are members of the Allium family and are cousins of garlic, chives, leeks and shallots.
The following actions and discussion points were addressed at the March 12 Harris City Counc…
The cast members of the Rush City High School spring play are certain to be out of breath by…
‘Lots of good food, laughter and conversation’
You are watching the evening news on TV, or more likely getting the news on Twitter or a news feed, and you see that someone charged with a serious crime has been released by the judge on bail. It may make you feel unsafe. It may make you angry. You wonder, “What is wrong with that judge to …
When U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., was pressured to resign by Senate Democrats in early January, a series of consequences unfolded that revealed a weakness in the Minnesota Constitution that needs to be addressed.
Concern is growing over Minnesota youth using nicotine-bearing tobacco products that damage their health and brain development.
This is the final installment in an editorial series called The Changing Face of Minnesota. In this series, the ECM Publishers Editorial Board examined demographic changes and disparities in Minnesota that center around race, wealth, age, region and employment.