Akeley News

10/05/2017 12:35 PM  ~~~Source~~~
They see the world in a new way 

When the Minnesota Phenology Network holds its eighth annual gathering in a couple of weeks in Lake Itasca, Minn., very little about the natural world will go unnoticed. Ducks and geese flying overhead will be spotted and their numbers and species recorded, as will the last leaves to drop from the region's maples and aspens.

10/04/2017 02:36 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Cass County Board: County could qualify for emergency assistance for storm damage 

Preliminary reports indicate Cass County will exceed the $51,420 minimum required to qualify for state emergency assistance from the Sept. 20 windstorm that blew through Cass and Crow Wing counties.

07/25/2017 01:11 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Wineburner approved as new A.D. Johnston principal 

Bessemer - The board approved the hiring of Dave Wineburner as A. D. Johnston's high school and junior high principal at Monday night's school board meeting. Wineburner has spent the last three years as the 6-12 principal for the Walker-Hackensack-Akeley school district in Walker, Minn.

07/19/2017 09:27 AM  ~~~Source~~~
WHA student sings at music festival, wins scholarship7 min ago 

Sue Wignall of the Northwoods Arts Council presents Erica Johnson, a junior at Walker-Hackensack-Akeley High School, with a $100 scholarship after Johnson performed at the Hot Jazz Festival on Saturday, July 8, at the Hackensack Community Center.