McGregor News


07/20/2018 06:25 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Church News - July 20 

The second Brainerd Lakes Area Christian Convertible Club convertible drive for the summer will be Sunday, July 22, in the McGregor/Big Sandy Lake area. The ride will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Christ Community Church parking lot and will return to Nisswa about 7 p.m. NISSWA-Kraig Windschitl will perform 7 p.m. Friday, July 27, on the new organ at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa.


07/03/2018 07:06 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Rear-end crash with semitrailer injures 3 

Three people were injured at 12:24 p.m. Saturday, June 30, in a rear-end crash involving a Freightliner semitrailer and a GMC Sierra near McGregor in Aitkin County. The Minnesota State Patrol reported a Ford van was traveling east on Highway 210 when it slowed to turn left on 248th Place, which caused the Freightliner truck to quickly apply its brakes.


07/02/2018 10:27 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Guest Opinion: Line 3 replacement is approved 

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has approved the certificate of need for replacing the 60-year-old Enbridge pipeline Line 3 and accepted most of the preferred route across the northern third of Minnesota. I want to share some initial comments on what lies ahead for our area.


06/20/2018 08:42 AM  ~~~Source~~~
County awards bids for roadwork 

Two project bids were accepted and a lifeguard position was approved at the June 12 meeting of the Aitkin County Board. Of six bidders, Roth Construction, McGrath, submitted the lowest bid and received the contract for culvert construction on 155th Place for Millward and Beaver Townships.


06/17/2018 08:53 PM  ~~~Source~~~
3-vehicle crash kills McGregor man 

An 81-year-old man was killed in a three-vehicle crash at 5:26 p.m. Saturday, June 16, on Highway 169, just south of Garrison. The Minnesota State Patrol reported a Dodge Ram truck pulling a utility trailer rear-ended a Chevrolet Silverado, pushing it into a Dodge Caravan.