The Aitkin County Farmers Union will hold a potluck picnic at noon Sunday, Aug. 15, at the Salo Township Hall, 36303 Kestrel Ave., McGregor.

Golf foursomes from Deerwood Bank and Team Dick Boomeester shared first place honors in the Garrison Bay Lake Area Lions “Swinging for Scholar…

Garrison’s 25th annual Play Days took place July 16-18, with numerous activities for adults and children alike. Events such as kids’ ice-cream…

Like most area festivals and events last summer, Aitkin’s Riverboat Days fell victim to the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown.

The Aitkin High School class of 1956 will resume monthly lunches at the 40 Club on July 21. Meeting time is 11:30 a.m. (note earlier time).

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Fifty years ago, in an era where time capsules were all the rage, the Aitkin area decided to capitalize on the craze by burying a time capsule…

As Aitkin’s sesquicentennial (150th year) approaches, the Aitkin Area Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Mille Lacs Energy Cooperative (ML…

Aitkin Farmers Market is now open on Thursday evenings from 5–8 p.m. in the parking lot north of the Butler Building.

The Malmo Area Lions Club will host its annual car show on July 24. The event will feature cars and motorcycles, concessions and a silent auct…

The city of Garrison played host to Firefest June 20, with tournaments in bean bags and softball, as well as children’s activities, visits by …

Children of all ages are invited to participate in the “Agriculture Scavenger Hunt” at this year’s Aitkin County Fair.

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