Aitkin News

Rotary Districts 5950, 5960 and 5580 Celebrate Rotary Day at Minnesota State Fair, Thanks to Minnesota Public Radio

For their first time ever, Rotary Districts 5950, 5960 and 5580 will participate in Rotary Day at the Minnesota State Fair, Friday, August 30, thanks to Minnesota Public Radio (MPR). During MPR Day at the Fair, located at Dan Patch Park, MPR will be hosting Rotarians from around the State,giving them an opportunity to promote

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ABC 5 Meteorologist Dave Dahl Returns as Rotary Clay Shoot Guest Celebrity

Longtime ABC 5 (KSTP) meteorologist Dave Dahl will return as the guest celebrity for the Rotary Club of North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale’s 19th Annual Sporting Clay Shoot Fundraiser, it has been announced today. The 19th Annual Sporting Clay Shoot Fundraiser will be held at Wild Wings of Oneka in Hugo, Minnesota, on September 13 starting at

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GREAT THINGS ARE HAPPENING IN AITKIN!

TASTY TIDBITS FROM AITKIN! And, I do mean "tasty". I had breakfast at the Birchwood Cafe this morning and had sausage and biscuits.  IT WAS BEYOND DESCRIPTION ... I wallowed in it.  These 5" biscuits are feather light and scrumptious.  The chef makes them every Thursday, Friday and Saturday and you can even buy one

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In-Depth Outdoors’ James Holst to Lead 28th Annual “World Famous Fish House Parade” on November 23rd

The prominent host of "In-Depth Outdoors TV" James Holst has been announced as the Grand Marshal of this year's 28th Annual World Famous Fish House Parade, set to take place in Downtown Aitkin on Friday, November 23. The world famous parade has become one of the Midwest's go-to events, as onlookers come from all over

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Oakdale’s 18th Annual Sporting Clay Shoot, Sept. 14

For more than 40 years, KSTP’s Chief Meteorologist is an extended family member to those living in the Twin Cities metro area, beaming into Minnesotans’ homes on a daily basis with the ease of Star Trek’s James T. Kirk on the Enterprise. But on September 14, Minnesotans won’t need a television to catch his recognizable

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Caleigh Brings St. Patrick’s Day to Historic Aitkin Opera House December 9

The wearing of the green won’t be just trees and mistletoe this December. Instead, the historic Aitkin Opera House will be decking the halls with shamrocks, as the downtown venue ushers in St. Patty’s Day early with a special performance by Caleigh and more. PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE On December 9th, Aitkin’s Opera House, which sprang

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Restore Judy Garland’s 1925 Debut Opera House

Are you or a loved one a huge fan of the Great Judy Garland? You can now OWN A PIECE OF HISTORY  at the building that she made her theatrical DEBUT in... The Opera House in the Butler Building. Help Restore... The Butler Building and bring the Opera House back to life

Jared Lundgren Expanding to Keller Williams Realty

Jared who, along with his wife Beth, owns Giada’s is expanding. He has joined Keller Williams Realty in Baxter but will continue to be in the store. If you have a house you are selling or are looking to buy a new home and/or summer home, stop in at Giada’s. He’s there to help you.

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CBS – Café In Aitkin Helps Spread Love For Minnesota

Many Minnesotans have been pondering their decision to live here after a spring snowstorm hit earlier this week. But an Internet café in downtown Aitkin, Minn. is helping to remind people of their love for the state. The historic Butler building has a chalkboard that lets people fill in the blank: “I Love Minnesota Because…”

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