Governor Tim Walz today announced that Minnesota’s health plans have agreed to waive cost-sharing for treatment of COVID-19. This move comes in response to the Governor’s Commissioners of Health and Commerce sending a letter on March 13 urging the health plans to remove barriers to coverage …
Crow Wing County’s first official case of COVID-19 is no longer in Crow Wing County.
Hours before a regular meeting on March 16, the McGregor School Board announced cancellation in an effort to promote social distancing.
With the East Central Regional Library system closing last week due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the library issued a list of frequently asked questions and answers Monday.
In response to the Minnesota Department of Health’s newest COVID-19 recommendations, the Minnesota Historical Society has decided to close all historic sites and museums to the public through March 31.
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison provided warnings, tips and resources to Minnesota consumers so that they can be on the lookout for and protect themselves from scams related to COVID-19. With the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rising in Minnesota, scammers are increasingly preyi…
In response to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation, the Aitkin County Board of Commissioners authorized the public closure of most Aitkin County Government Offices Friday, effective 8 a.m. on Monday, March 23, 2020, to remain in effect until further notice.
Riverwood Healthcare is taking additional steps to help control the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), including doing screening for respiratory symptoms at clinic entrances, postponing routine, non-critical clinic appointments and elective surgeries, and offering phone appointments with heal…
The Aitkin County Public Health department compiled an updated list of food pantries and community meals and posted it on its Facebook page Wednesday evening.
The McGregor Chamber of Commerce updated its list of partner businesses Wednesday, March 18, to reflect changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Area schools began addressing Minnesota’s intent to shut schools down no later than Wednesday.
The Aitkin Chamber of Commerce provided a resource guide Tuesday afternoon for businesses affected by the state-mandated closures related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Due to the fact that the Minnesota Department of Health has asked schools to take ‘social distancing’ measures to prevent coronavirus - The Aitkin Area Chamber of Commerce Commerce and Outdoor Show scheduled for this weekend has been CANCELLED!