Knife River News


02/08/2018 04:20 PM  ~~~Source~~~
MnDOT holds open house for 2018 highway project 

Engineers from MnDOT were on hand Thursday evening, Feb. 1, at Eden Valley City Hall to discuss a road project that has been in the works since October 2016. Tree removal is scheduled for this month to start the $3.8 million project.


12/18/2017 02:25 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Small film producers love this area, its people 

Seeing Knife River through new eyes, Minneapolis-based filmmaker Justin Ayd had been passing through the unincorporated village with a big personality for years. On the route from his Twin Cities home to his aunt's resort on Lake Superior's North Shore, Ayd began to see the individuals who lived there, and their stories, in a new light.


12/07/2017 11:04 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Boutique hotel opening in Lincoln Park this spring 

A small and stylish boutique hotel - the first of its kind in Duluth - is set to open this spring in the Lincoln Park craft district. The husband and wife team of Andy Matson and Chelsy Whittington plan to open the three-suite hotel on the second floor of a historic building they recently purchased at 1923 W. Superior Street.


11/01/2017 06:59 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Firefighters respond to calls over weekend 

The Brainerd Fire Department responded to two calls at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites, 15739 Audubon Way, Baxter, over the weekend. Firefighters were called at 1:42 p.m. Friday to the Baxter hotel for the first alarm, which was determined to be caused from construction dust.