Onamia News


05/30/2018 02:44 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Highway 169 crash injures 2 

Two people in a Kia Rio were injured in a two-vehicle crash at 4:21 p.m. Friday, May 25, on Highway 169 north of Onamia. The Minnesota State Patrol reported the Kia was heading south on Highway 169 near Shakopee Lake Road when it crossed the center line and collided with a Ford Escape traveling north on the highway in Kathio Township.


05/25/2018 03:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Smithsonian exhibit on Native American veterans opens in Mille Lacs 

"Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation's Armed Forces" tells the history of the Native American and Alaska Native men and women who have served in the United States military. Minnesota Historical Society photo ONAMIA-The exhibit "Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation's Armed Forces" will open at Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post Friday, May 25. Created by the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian, the exhibit shares how native people have fought in every major U.S. military encounter from the Revolutionary War to the current conflicts in the Middle East.


05/12/2018 09:46 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Summer internship offers more than paycheck for college student -... 

Megan Straka found her summer internship as an entrepreneur overseeing painting crews across a large section of the state.


05/11/2018 08:00 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Up North, Bait Shop Owners Gearing Up for Opener 

But if the crowds Sherree Wicktor was seeing Friday afternoon were any indication, that wasn't keeping anglers away from lakes in her area in advance of the opening of Minnesota's walleye season at midnight Saturday. "The crowds have been really good already," said Wicktor, the owner of S and W Bait on Highway 371 in the Brainerd area.


05/07/2018 10:43 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Isle motorcyclist receives non-life-threatening injuries from crash 

A motorcyclist eastbound on Highway 27 in Isle Harbor Twp in Mille Lacs County received non-life-threatening injuries after ending up in a ditch. Jesse John Kosloski was riding his 2000 Harley-Davidson motorcycle at about 4 p.m. Saturday, May 5, on the highway at 40th Avenue when the 61-year-old from Isle could not negotiate the curve northbound and went off the road.