Wednesday Jul 2
Wander Minnesota: The Restaurant Capital Of The World
Dorset is a village Park Rapids and Akeley in northern Minnesota, with a population of about 22 people and 4 restaurants, hence the Restaurant Capital moniker - Capital of the World, at least per capita.
YMCA agrees to provide interpreter for deaf couple
The YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities has agreed to provide an American Sign Language interpreter for deaf parents Jacob and Calena Lingle so they can fully participate in their daughter Aria's swim classes at the Hastings Y. After trying to negotiate for a year, the Lingles and their daughter, now 2A1 2, sued the YMCA earlier this month, alleging ... (more)
Cass Lake man to spend almost ten years in prison for Criminal Sexual Conduct
The Cass County Attorney's Office alleges that 61-year-old Francis "Tuffy" Peter Isham engaged in sexual contact with a 9-year-old girl in 2006.
Insurance Journal West
Minnesota Town Struggles with Arson Problem
When a 17-year-old boy was arrested in May in a suspected arson fire that scorched 76 forested acres near Cass Lake, Minn., it was just the latest indication the city has a problem with fire-setting.