The Minnesota State Patrol has five troopers assigned to 2830 station - Aitkin County, one of five stations in the Brainerd State Patrol district.

Aitkin Police Chief Paul Ryan takes it hard when he has to respond to a family tragedy in the close-knit community of Aitkin.

Amy Dotzler will admit that her job with the City of Aitkin Police Department is, literally, a little bit of everything.


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Construction on the Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline started in earnest in November 2020. But long before that, legislators predicted that…

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Aitkin High School celebrated Prom 2021 Saturday with the theme of The Roaring ’20s. After the grand march at the high school, the group was b…

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Mike Dawson (second from left) served 22 years in the Air Force.  His daughters Lindsay, Angie and Michelle draped him with his quilt. The qui…

Wayne Whipple (center) served 20 years in the Armed Forces of the United States.  The quilt was awarded by Pat Candalara who is part of the Ri…

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The city of Aitkin gained a new attraction this past winter – a new outdoor ice rink.

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The Developmental Achievement Center of Aitkin County provides a variety of employment and life enrichment supports to adults with disabilitie…

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Working quietly behind the scenes, taking care of business and adapting as the needs of Aitkin County’s old and new residents changed in 2020 …

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When people talk about generations of family businesses, the focus can be on longevity, on family – even on how the business has changed over …

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In health care today, digital technology is driving change in the ways patients can seek medical care and information.

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If there’s one thing 2020 taught retailers, it was that they needed to change how they do business.

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The Fourth Industrial Revolution is the ongoing automation of traditional manufacturing and industrial practices, using modern smart technolog…

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