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Woman Killed in Central Minnesota Crash

Mora, MN (KROC AM News)- A two-vehicle crash claimed the life of a 29-year-old Minnesota woman Wednesday afternoon. The State Patrol says Rachel Johnson of Willow River was driving on Hwy. 65 south of Mora when she drove over the centerline and collided with a vehicle heading in the opposite direction.
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Step Inside Part of Frank Lloyd Wright's Vision For America in Cloquet

Famed 20th Century American architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed hundreds of buildings. But there's only one gas station of his in operation. Best Service station in Cloquet, Minn., first opened in 1958 as Lindholm Service Station, owned by local oil businessman R.W. Lindholm. It was an opportunity for Wright to flex an idea from his Broadacre City. Wright was anti-city, and he had apprentices work on a model that imagined a more agrarian land use plan. Cars were integral in order to traverse his spread-out plan. One Greater Minnesota Reporter Kaomi Lee visits the station to learn more about it from architectural historian Richard Kronick.
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Woman, 29, dies in two-vehicle crash south of Mora

A 29-year-old woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash in east-central Minnesota on Wednesday. According to the State Patrol, Rachel J. Johnson, of Willow River, was driving a Pontiac Grand Prix northbound on Highway 65 in Kanabec County when she crossed the centerline and crashed into a Ford transit truck.

Minnesota Nurses Association to picket at Essentia Health Moose Lake Hospital

(Moose Lake, MN) -- The Minnesota Nurses Association is planning to picket at Essentia Health's Moose Lake Hospital. They will be outside the hospital on Tuesday, June 28th from noon to 5 p.m. The nurses say they are pursuing a contract with Essentia Health, claiming they did not recognize existing contracts when they purchased the hospital two years ago.

City by City: Gary New Duluth, Hermantown, Wrenshall

Gary New Duluth - The Gary New Duluth Development Alliance has announced the launch of its new website. The site showcases the Alliance’s plan to continue to revitalize Gary New Duluth by building the GND Community Center and Recreation Area. The site provides a fun and easy way for the community to learn more about the GND REC activities and events, get involved and receive updates on future plans.

Boy dies in Sturgeon Lake house fire

STURGEON LAKE, Minn. -- Officials say a boy died in a house fire in eastern Minnesota early Monday morning.The 911 call came in just after 1:30 a.m. The caller reported a boy was still inside the burning home.Multiple fire departments responded, but by the time crews arrived, it was too late.It's not clear what caused the fire. Officials have not publicly identified the boy who was killed.