Brighter Day Residence, Inc., a service provider for adults with disabilities, opted to merge with a similar company after concluding they were struggling to thrive on their own. The acquiring company, Residential Services Inc., was eager to absorb Brighter Day’s clients and employees. The m…

Kanabec County Veterans Services and nonprofit Cell Phones For Soldiers are asking county residents to help troops call home by donating gently-used cellular phones. Although the military landscape is ever changing, as many as 200,000 troops are serving in the United States military overseas…


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The Cambridge-Isanti/Mora/Pine City Bluejackets girls hockey team’s recent success is part of a cultural change - a commitment to winning, hard work and cohesion.



My goodness, do I love the first amendment. It’s truly my favorite. You might think it is because it protects the freedom of the press —but that is only a fifth of it. The portion I want to address here is the freedom of religion.