Koochiching County

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2013

    Carl Muggli pleads guilty to killing his wife with a totem pole

    When Carl Muggli's wife was found dead in November 2010, Carl initially said her death was a tragic accident connected with their successful totem pole carving business. He said a 3,000-pound pole fell on her in their Koochiching County garage while his back was turned.SEE ALSO: Richard Armstrong of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2012

    Carl Muggli, alleged totem pole killer, faces new murder charge in connection with wife's death

    SEE ALSO: Carl Muggli accused of murdering wife with a totem poleA Koochiching County grand jury believes there's enough evidence to charge Carl Muggli with first-degree murder in connection with his wife's mysterious death.Muggli, 50, was already facing a second-degree murder charge and the possibi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2011

    Carl Muggli accused of murdering wife with a totem pole

    Muggli's totem pole websiteLinda and Carl Muggli ran a totem pole carving business together.​When Koochiching County Sheriff's deputies arrived at Carl and Linda Muggli's home in Ray, they found Linda lying in a pool of her own blood in the garage where she and her husband carve totem poles. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2009

    A Minnesota town bites the dust

    How would you feel if your ridiculously small town (more like a small gathering) ceased to exist? Well one Minnesota town is probably relieved that it's finally over.

  • News

    August 3, 2005

    Sprawl Of The Wild

    Baxterization, beaten paths, and the great riparian land rush of northern Minnesota

  • News

    October 4, 2000

    The Hairy Truth

    You thought Bigfoot sightings went out with Pop Rocks and moon boots. Try telling that to Mike Quast, who is convinced the creatures are alive and well and living in Minnesota.

  • News

    August 7, 1996