May 27, 2020

May 27, 2020   NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP, APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF ST. LOUIS SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No.: 69DU-PR-20-161 Estate of Marilyn Lee Buhr, Decedent. It is Ordered and…

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Minnesota State Fair is Canceled

The Great Minnesota Get-Together will not be held in 2020. This was announced today following a meeting of the board of managers of the Minnesota State Agricultural Society, which governs the Minnesota State Fair. The event was scheduled for Aug. 27 through Labor Day, Sept. 7. In his full statement below, State Fair General Manager Jerry…

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County Fair in Proctor canceled

The 100th South St. Louis County Fair has been canceled. The centennial celebration with a revamped midway was scheduled for July 29-Aug. 1 in Proctor. The So. St. Louis County Fair Board meet and made the decision to cancel it due to health concerns with large crowds. “With safety being the primary requirements to operate a…

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Pike Lake parade Friday, Bay View Monday

Pike Lake Faculty and Staff will be lined up, socially distanced of course, on the sidewalk facing the park the morning of May 15th. We’d love to see your smiling faces again and share how much we miss you. Teachers and staff will start lining up around 9:55, and we’ll be on-site looking forward to…

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Minnesota bans in-person ceremonies for 2020 grades

Minnesota bans in-person ceremonies for 2020 grades Today, the Minnesota Department of Education, Office of Higher Education and Minnesota Department of Health released guidance for schools regarding graduation ceremonies. This guidance was developed jointly between the three departments and outlines some specific activities that schools should or should not do. “The health and safety of our…

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Governor Walz, Mayo, U of M Announce COVID-19 Testing Breakthrough

Governor Walz, Mayo, U of M Announce COVID-19 Testing Breakthrough New statewide testing strategy aims to test all symptomatic people, isolate confirmed cases, and expand contact tracing tools With capacity to ramp up testing to as many as 20,000 Minnesotans per day, this expanded COVID-19 testing will help control the pandemic and reopen Minnesota’s society…

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School, City meetings Monday to be virtual

School, City meetings Monday to be virtual The next School Board and City Council meetings will be held on Monday, April 20. The City’s meeting will begin at 6 p.m. the Schools at 7 p.m. Both will again be conducted remotely in a virtual (i.e., online) interactive format in light of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. Both meetings will…

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Thinking of Sharing Your Senior Photo on Facebook? Think Twice!

Thinking of Sharing Your Senior Photo on Facebook? Think Twice! It seems harmless and fun! A bunch of friends on Facebook or other social media are sharing their senior portraits, including the high school name and graduation year, to support the graduating class of 2020 (most of whom are at home because of the coronavirus…

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Plane Performed an Emergency Landing on Midway Road

Plane Performed an Emergency Landing on Midway Road On 4/14/2020, authorities responded to a report of an airplane that was possibly having trouble in the air. The pilot was able to performed an emergency landing on Midway and Stark Road. The single engine plane took off from the Superior Airport at approximately 1345 hours. The…

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