The St. Louis County Volunteer Rescue Squad was called to Beatty Township to search for a possible lost person. John Botzet had rolled his ATV and was pinned beneath it. He received minor injuries and was assisted out of the woods by the Rescue Squad and Cook Ambulance Service.
The opening of the roundabout marks the completion of a 2.5 year project to re-route Highway 5 to accomodate expanded mining operations at Hibbing Taconite.
St. Louis County Public Health and Human Services and numerous other agencies have organized a public forum for October 25 at Ely Memorial High School to provide information and answer questions about substance abuse issues in the community.
As St. Louis County moves forward with plans to build a new Government Services Center North facility in Virginia, the public comment period is now open through November 15 on the Environmental Assessment Worksheet for the deconstruction of the existing Northland Office Center.
The new bridge spans the Burntside River, and opened approximately two weeks ahead of schedule. The road will close again for a brief time late next spring for final paving, striping and other finishing details.
St. Louis County Courthouse
100 North 5th Avenue West
Duluth, MN 55802