Isanti News


04/14/2018 11:07 PM  ~~~Source~~~
8th DFL headed to primary: Convention produces no endorsed candidate 

Eighth District DFL congressional candidate Leah Phifer speaks at the DFL district convention in Duluth Saturday, April 14. Phifer was one on five candidates competing for the party's nomination at the convention. Eighth District DFL congressional candidate Joe Radinovich speaks at the DFL district convention in Duluth Saturday, April 14. Radinovich was one on five candidates competing for the party's nomination at the convention.


04/05/2018 02:10 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Mining separates Minn. 8th district DFL candidates 

CLOQUET, Minn.-Stephanie Lee had one hope for the 8th Congressional District DFL candidate forum at Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College on Wednesday, April 4. "I hope we can see more delineation between the DFL candidates," said Lee, of Finlayson, Minn., and a one-time student at the host school in Cloquet. Members of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor party who packed the school's rotunda didn't see Lee's wish come true - until the topic turned to copper mining.


03/11/2018 10:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Isanti Man Stuck by Car in Hinckley 

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a pedestrian suffered life threatening injuries after being struck by a car in Hinckley while attempting to run across the highway. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that a pedestrian suffered life threatening injuries after being struck by a car in Hinckley around 7 pm, Saturday night.


03/04/2018 06:31 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Winter Storm Warning for Heavy Snow Monday & Monday Night 

In addition to heavy snow across the area, winds gusting as high as 40 mph will cause blowing and drifting, reducing visibilities making travel difficult. The latest road conditions are available at This Winter Storm Warning includes Stearns, Benton, Sherburne, Todd, Kanabec, Morrison, Mille Lacs, Meeker, Isanti, Chisago, and Wright counties in Central Minnesota -- and also includes the Twin Cities metro area.


02/28/2018 02:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
East-central Minn. school district closes due to possible threat 

A school district in east-central Minnesota is closed Wednesday, Feb. 28, due to a possible threat against the district. An email sent from Cambridge-Isanti Schools around 7 Wednesday morning stated, "We became aware of a rumored, potential threat.