Monday Dec 16
National Weather Service says stretch of arctic temperatures coldest since 1972
Forecasters say it hasn't been this cold for this long in north central Minnesota since Richard Nixon was in the White House and gas was 36 cents a gallon.
Construction Equipment Guide
Mine Expansion to Claim Vital Iron Range Highway
A key stretch of U.S. Highway 53 must be removed by 2017 to make way for the expansion of a taconite ore mine, based on the terms of an agreement the state struck with a mining company in 1960.
Two towns, one frosty title: The "Ice-Box of the Nation"
Touting yourself as one of the coldest towns in the nation might not draw the biggest crowds, but in Grand County, the town of Fraser still likes to think of itself as 'The Ice-Box of the Nation'.
More kettle kindness from Salvation Army's mysterious 'St. Grand'
Another 1-2 punch of mystery moola struck the Salvation Army's red kettles, bringing to four the number of anonymous donations in the form of 10 $100 bills this fundraising season.
Laker, Star share honour
The Superior International Junior Hockey League named forwards Mason Meyer of the Fort Frances Lakers and Zach Grzelewski of the Thunder Bay North Stars have been named co-winners of the Pizza Hut players of the week on Monday.
Mysterious Salvation Army kettle donor, St. Grand, returns
The Salvation Army donor dubbed St. Grand is back for this holiday season, dropping 10 $100 bills in a Roseville kettle Friday.
Fort Francis Times
Hometown Holiday Weekend' set to go
"Hometown Holiday Weekend" in International Falls, set for today and tomorrow , will include the annual "Parade of Lights," a pet contest, and Friday afternoon fun, as well as the traditional old-fashioned wagon rides downtown.
Wander Minnesota: Thanksgiving Weekend Alternatives
You've slept off the turkey, you're not interested in battling crowds on Black Friday, but you have free time and possibly family and friends to entertain.