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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Rich Liljenquist, whose passion for the Aitkin County Fair led to a sign in his name last summer at the grandstand, died Saturday, Feb. 27 at …

In honor of American Heart Month, the Riverwood Healthcare Center Foundation launched the Save the Heartbeat fundraising campaign.

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