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September 23, 2016
Work on County Road 1 near Kensington started last week
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
September 13, 2016
Work on County Road 1 near Kensington to begin Friday
September 13, 2016 - 1:38pm
September 2, 2016
Karin Anderson
Kensington firefighter plans mission to Africa
September 2, 2016 - 12:00am
April 8, 2016
The Kensington Post Office finished fifth overall in breast cancer stamp sales out of the entire Northland District of 918 offices.  (Photo courtesy of USPS)
Stamping out breast cancer
April 8, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
Mike Scholtz (second from right) sets up a shot for his documentary "Lost Conquest," which explores the history and legends surrounding claims that Vikings explored in Minnesota more than 600 years ago.
Hoax or history?
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
Jail, chapel moved from Kensington Park
February 26, 2016 - 12:00am
February 3, 2016
Deputy Adam Kavanagh poses for a group photo with a class he visited at West Central Area South Elementary School in Kensington. (Contributed photo)
Students support county deputy
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am
January 29, 2016
A production crew from Bullet Point Films of New York City at Kensington Rune Stone Park January 21 filmed History Channel host Scott Wolter in action for a Dodge Ram Trucks commercial. (Photo by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press)
Runestone mystique prompts truck commercial shoot
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
September 25, 2015
Hadrian’s Wall, built by Roman Emperor Hadrian to ‘separate the Romans from the barbarians’, stretches 84 miles from sea-to-sea near the England and Scotland border. (Contributed)
Walking Hadrian’s Wall
September 25, 2015 - 12:00am
Hadrian’s Wall, built by Roman Emperor Hadrian to ‘separate the Romans from the barbarians’, stretches 84 miles from sea-to-sea near the England and Scotland border. (Contributed)
Walking Hadrian’s Wall
September 25, 2015 - 12:00am
September 23, 2015
Kensington city office burglarized
September 23, 2015 - 12:00am
September 17, 2015
Kensington city office burglarized
September 17, 2015 - 11:35am
August 21, 2015
Wanted: Your ideas for Rune Stone Park plans
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
August 5, 2015
A gazebo and paved sidewalks are some of the new improvements made to the city park in Kensington so far. Another fundraising drive will be held this fall, with hopes that the final project will be completed next spring. (Tara Bitzan | Echo Press)
Kensington’s city park upgrade continues
August 5, 2015 - 12:00am
July 24, 2015
In a field in Solem Township last week, Stuart Wagenius, a conservation scientist at Chicago Botanic Garden, explained, “We know this plant was planted in 2003, we know its mom, its dad and grandmothers out in nature. And we know its [genetic] fitness. Every year we know the number of leaves that it had, the length of the longest leaf and the number of heads that it’s had.” They harvest the flower heads each fall. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
The alluring purple coneflower
July 24, 2015 - 9:30am