New Content from Saturday November 22

DOGS OF WAR ARE LOOSE IN EUROPE - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

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Alpha Delta Kappa surprise! - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

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Looking Back at November 22 - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News

Looking Back at November 22 - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News International Falls Journal Looking Back at November 22 International Falls Journal A girl was born today at Falls Memorial Hospital to Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Brown. Mr. and Mrs. Brent Gerlach, Grand Rapids, Minn., announce the birth of a son today. The infant has been named ... An International Falls child, David Toder, 2 1/2, who ...

Possible handgun charges pending against GRHS student - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

A report of a Grand Rapids High School student bringing a handgun to school is currently under review for possible charges.

Ojibwa hockey star Henry Boucha shares thoughts 'Redskins' name - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

Hockey fans young and old made sure to make it to the Greenway Auditorium on Wednesday, Nov. 19, to hear Henry Boucha speak about his storied career as a professional hockey player in the 1970s, inclu

ISD 318 unveils iPads to students - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

The ISD 318 School Board meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 18, was largely filled with reports from various offices of the districts administration, much of which had to do with enrollment numbers. Mixed amon

Northern Community Radio presents Peace Corps documentary - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

Many people have heard about the United States Peace Corps founded in 1961 by President John F. Kennedy. And quite a few people know someone who has served as a Peace Corps volunteer in some far-off p

Family fun at Greenhaven Elementary - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

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Abandoned structure destroyed; neighboring home also damaged - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

VIRGINIA A Thursday morning fire destroyed an abandoned house in Virginia and damaged an occupied structure next to it.

BUSY BOOK FAIR - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

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Full-time superintendent contract OKd - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

COLERAINE After a long process of administrative restructuring at the Greenway School District, the board recently approved a new superintendents contract for Mark Adams, who will be taking on the

Cell phone app blocked at CHS - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

CHISHOLM A cell phone app described by Chisholm High School Principal Rich Aldrich in an instant alert message to parents Sunday as a tool for bullying and sexual harassment has now been blocked a

Most sectors gained jobs in October; rate falls to 3.9% - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

ST. PAUL Employment in the mining and logging sectors showed a modest increase in October, according to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.

Itasca commissioners approve per diem increase - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

GRAND RAPIDS Itasca County Commissioners approved an increase in per diem salary for the county board last week.

Thomson unit helps restore MP hydro portfolio - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

DULUTH Minnesota Powers renewable energy portfolio has been enhanced by a recent recovery of the Thomson Hydro Station, which was damaged in the severe flooding of 2012.

BHS: Among the country's best schools: Bemidji High School named in top 500 ... - Bemidji Pioneer - Bemidji Minnesota - Google News

BHS: Among the country's best schools: Bemidji High School named in top 500 ... Bemidji Pioneer Fifteen Minnesota schools made the list, led by St. Paul's Twin Cities Academy High School, ranked No. 17. Bemidji was the 12th-highest Minnesota school to make the list. Last year, Newsweek ranked the top 2,000 high schools in the country. BHS was...

New Content from Friday November 21

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Bemidji State rallies back to topple Mayville State 82-76 - Bemidji Pioneer - Bemidji Minnesota - Google News

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Bemidji State rallies back to topple Mayville State 82-76 - Bemidji Pioneer - Bemidji Minnesota - Google News Bemidji Pioneer WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Bemidji State rallies back to topple Mayville State 82-76 Bemidji Pioneer Bemidji State's Sarah Durand (left) drives to the basket against Mayville State's Alyssa Blair during the first half of their nonconference game Friday night at the BSU gymnasium. The Beavers came back to win 82-76. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer... and more

Nashwauk-Keewatin begins search for superintendent - Mesabi Daily News - Greenway Minnesota - Google News

Nashwauk-Keewatin begins search for superintendent Mesabi Daily News The board discussed its plan at its meeting Tuesday, after rescinding its shared superintendent agreement with Greenway earlier this month. Greenway has since entered into negotiations with the formerly shared Superintendent Mark Adams for a full-time...

LADY NORSE ROLL - Mesabi Daily News - Sports

VIRGINIA The Lakers got flooded by a second half wave of Lady Norse 3-pointers, in the paint points, rebounding dominance and the creation of turnovers as Mesabi Range routed Leech Lake Tribal Colle

Another run by Mills possible - Mesabi Daily News - News

NISSWA, Minn. Stewart Mills has no harsh feelings about the unrelenting campaign attack ads that mocked his personal appearance and portrayed in a harsh way his familys business success and wealt

Arson charge - Mesabi Daily News - News

HIBBING The Hibbing man accused of setting fire to a neighbors garage last Thursday has been charged with arson and remains in custody.

Rangers, Grizzlies win openers - Mesabi Daily News - Sports

BABBITT The Rangers jumped out to a 71-11 halftime lead and cruised to a 94-33 opening day victory over Northeast Range.

Nashwauk-Keewatin begins search for superintendent - Mesabi Daily News - News

NASHWAUK The Nashwauk-Keewatin (N-K) School Board has begun the process of filling the districts superintendent vacancy in both the short and long-term capacities.

Bygones for Nov. 22 - Duluth News Tribune - Iron Range Minnesota - Google News

Bygones for Nov. 22 Duluth News Tribune The state of Minnesota has proposed removing the timber wolf from its protected status under the state's Endangered Species Act. Under the change, the wolf would be reduced in status from a threatened species to one of special concern. Eight ...

Write your own ending to the fall season - Mesabi Daily News - Sports

For many of us, sunset in the swamp on the firearms deer seasons last day marks the end of fall. Although winter doesnt officially begin until the winter solstice December 21, when the stands are

Thanksgiving ” Time for thanks and a good meal - Mesabi Daily News - News

Thanksgiving! This is a time to give thanks for the many blessings we as free and independent people enjoy. The Thanksgiving meal is a national tradition. North, South, East or West everyone eats tu

HEDA members to get more compensation - Mesabi Daily News - News

HIBBING Add a couple of zeros to the $1 per meeting compensation that members of the Hibbing Economic Development Authority (HEDA) now receive, and youll have what members will likely receive per m

Student with handgun at school investigated - Mesabi Daily News - News

A report of a Grand Rapids High School student bringing a handgun to school is currently under review for possible charges.

Girls Hockey: Owatonna 5, Eveleth-Gilbert 1 - Mesabi Daily News - Sports

Owatonna 5, Eveleth-Gilbert 1

NTDP Knocks Off Minnesota 5-4 in Overtime - SBN College Hockey (blog) - Greenway Minnesota - Google News

NTDP Knocks Off Minnesota 5-4 in Overtime SBN College Hockey (blog) Exhibition games like tonight's between Minnesota and US National Team Development Program U18 team are a great opportunity to see the future of American hockey, and that bright future was on full display tonight. Auston Matthews ripped a wrist shot ...

Business Notes Nov. 23 - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Brainerd Minnesota - Google News

Business Notes Nov. 23 - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Brainerd Minnesota - Google News Brainerd Daily Dispatch Business Notes Nov. 23 Brainerd Daily Dispatch She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants, Minnesota Municipal Clerks and Finance Officers Association, Minnesota Association of School Business Officials, and she ...

Business Notes Nov. 23 - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Mille Lacs Lake Minnesota - Google News

Business Notes Nov. 23 - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Mille Lacs Lake Minnesota - Google News Brainerd Daily Dispatch Business Notes Nov. 23 Brainerd Daily Dispatch She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants, Minnesota Municipal Clerks and Finance Officers Association, Minnesota Association of School Business Officials, and she ...

Dispatch seeking Stories of Christmas - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Brainerd Minnesota - Google News

Dispatch seeking Stories of Christmas Brainerd Daily Dispatch Email the story to delynn.howard@brainerddispatch.com or mail to DeLynn Howard, Brainerd Dispatch, P.O. Box 974, Brainerd, MN 56401 or drop it off at the Dispatch. All entries must include a name, address, phone number and age.

Winter truck load increases begin Monday for north, north central frost zones - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Brainerd Minnesota - Google News

Winter truck load increases begin Monday for north, north central frost zones Brainerd Daily Dispatch For questions about legal weight/size trucking, call: Minnesota Department of Public Safety - State Patrol - Commercial Vehicle Enforcement; 651-405-6196 (select option 3, option 3). For questions about over legal weight/size 'heavy haul' trucking ... and more

This Was Brainerd - Nov. 23 - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Brainerd Minnesota - Google News

This Was Brainerd - Nov. 23 Brainerd Daily Dispatch James Clark, Minnesota's commissioner of business development, predicted that natural gas may be available in Brainerd within a year. He told the Rotary club that Alberta has vast quantities of gas, and a pipeline into Minnesota will fan out... and more

United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Cass joins #GivingTuesday - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Brainerd Minnesota - Google News

United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Cass joins #GivingTuesday Brainerd Daily Dispatch United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Cass Counties has joined #GivingTuesday, an effort to harness the collective power of partners, charities, families, businesses and individuals to transform how people think about, talk about and...

MNsure enrollment assistance sessions offered in Pine River and Brainerd - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Brainerd Minnesota - Google News

MNsure enrollment assistance sessions offered in Pine River and Brainerd Brainerd Daily Dispatch MNsure is Minnesota's insurance exchange. The online marketplace was established as part of the federal Affordable Care Act to help provide affordable health insurance. Similar community sessions held earlier this year helped more than... and more

A new plan for paint - Bemidji Pioneer - Bemidji Minnesota - Google News

A new plan for paint Bemidji Pioneer BEMIDJI -- Have you noticed your paint is costing just a little bit more these days? On Nov. 1, Minnesota's new paint stewardship program went into effect, causing the price of paint to increase, by 75 cents per gallon, to fund Minnesota's new paint ... and more

Book Announcement - Susan Carol Hauser's Blog

Book Announcement - Susan Carol Hauser's BlogMy wild rice and sugaring books are now available in new editions from Skyhorse Publishing. Visit Wild Kitchen Booksfor sample recipes and news of book signings. ISBN 1629142212 Cover Price $12.95 ISBN 1629145564 Cover Price $14.95

Deerwood woman killed in collision near Crosby - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Brainerd Minnesota - Google News

Deerwood woman killed in collision near Crosby Brainerd Daily Dispatch By Brainerd Dispatch on Nov 21, 2014 at 5:40 p.m.. Email. News Alerts. One person was killed and another injured in a head-on collision Friday afternoon on Highway 6 between Crosby and Deerwood, the Minnesota State Patrol reported.

Deerwood woman killed in collision near Crosby - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Crosby Minnesota - Google News

Deerwood woman killed in collision near Crosby Brainerd Daily Dispatch One person was killed and another injured in a head-on collision Friday afternoon on Highway 6 between Crosby and Deerwood, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Advertisement. Print...

Giorgi enters first year as N-K hoops coach - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Sports/High school

NASHWAUK Kyle Giorgi takes over as head coach of the Nashwauk-Keewatin High School boys basketball team this season.

'One night without a home' annual walk - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

The annual One Night Without a Home walk for homelessness awareness was held Wednesday, Nov. 19. Dozens of people started at GRACE House Homeless Shelter and joined together with signs to walk down Po

Greenway approves superintendent contract - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

After a long process of administrative restructuring at the Greenway School District, the board recently approved a new superintendents contract for Mark Adams, who will be taking on the roll of full

Havana Storm by Clive and Dirk Cussler - Hibbing Public Library

Havana Storm by Clive and Dirk Cussler - Hibbing Public LibraryWhile investigating a toxic outbreak in the Caribbean Sea that may ultimately threaten the United States, Pitt unwittingly becomes involved in something even more dangerousa post-Castro power struggle for the control of Cuba. Meanwhile, Pitt's children, marine engineer Dirk and oceanographer Summer, are on an investigation of their own, chasing an Aztec stone that may reveal the whereabouts of a vast historical Aztec treasure.

Homemade Lefse & Bake Sale - Grand Rapids

When: Sat Dec 6, 2014 10am to 4pm CST Where: Central Square Mall, 201 NW 4th St, Grand Rapids, MN 55744, United States Event Status: confirmed Event Description: Sons of Norway fundraiser - Homemade Lefse and Bake Sale at Central Square Mall in Grand Rapids. Starts at 10am - until everything is sold.

New staff at Northland - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Business

Tracy Zimmerman-DeSchepper and Tom Johnson have recently joined the Northland Counseling Center team as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners (PMHNP).

Heinle named sales and service manager - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Business

U.S. Bank in Grand Rapids has named Amber Heinle sales and service manager.

Dodge named Duluth Area Chamber of Commerces Fuse Person of the Year - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Business

Tiersa Dodge, an intern architect with DSGW Architects, has been selected as the Fuse Duluth Person of the Year. A division of the Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce, Fuse focuses on providing resources,

Nelson joins JenTra Tools as COO - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Business

Mike Nelson of Grand Rapids has joined JenTra Tools as its chief operating officer. Nelson, formerly of UBC/ProBuild, has worked in the construction industry for more than 22 years with experience in

Getting to know... Friends for Animal Welfare - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Business

Friends for Animal Welfare, Inc., (FFAW) is a local 501(c)3 non profit organization, the focus of which is spaying and neutering cats and dogs, defending animals rights and providing rescue or rehabil

Polaris recognized for successful military contract - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Business

Polaris employees at the Roseau, Minn. assembly plant were thanked by company executives during an internal ceremony recognizing their contributions to a successful military contract. On display was a

Pocket park eyed for Pamida lot - The Ely Echo - Ely Minnesota - Google News

Pocket park eyed for Pamida lot - The Ely Echo - Ely Minnesota - Google News The Ely Echo Pocket park eyed for Pamida lot The Ely Echo There is a very good reason that the Ely Echo is the largest circulation weekly newspaper covering Ely area news. You'll stay in the know by subscribing. Email edition is just $30 a year. Call 218-365-3141 and get your subscription started. Worth every ...

Snow, Ice Cause Chaos for Wright County Deputies - North Wright County Today - Mille Lacs Lake Minnesota - Google News

Snow, Ice Cause Chaos for Wright County Deputies North Wright County Today An early November snowstorm and some recent thefts have kept deputies at the Wright County Sheriff's Office busy this month. This is the latest activity and arrest report, provided by the Wright County Sheriff's Office. All those named have been charge ...

Northern Community Radio presents Peace Corps documentary - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

Many people have heard about the United States Peace Corps founded in 1961 by President John F. Kennedy. And quite a few people know someone who has served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in some far-off p

N-K to seek interim, then permanent superintendent - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

NASHWAUK The Nashwauk-Keewatin (N-K) School Board has begun the process of filling the districts superintendent vacancy in both the short and long-term capacities.

Beacon Hill project to serve as one step toward addressing homelessness and lack of affordable housing - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

In early 2013, a concerned group of local stakeholders came together to address Itasca Countys lack of affordable housing. This group included professionals from housing agencies and others intereste

Friday News Digest - Baby It's Cold Outside - Strong Towns Blog - Strong Towns

TGIF AMIRIGHT?Chuck is on his way back from sunny Austin this morning, so Ill be bringing you the FND. It's also my first one, so be gentle, will ya?As the country grapples with record cold temps and harsh storms, were once again reminded the fragile everything auto design style.Over the course of the last storm six people died on Minnesota highways. Showing us the very real, very terrible consequences of designing our cities to be drive only.

Music on the Amazon in Bigfork - Edge Center for the Arts

Music on the Amazon in Bigfork - Edge Center for the Arts The family movie Rio 2 is a special holiday treat for the whole family from the Children First initiative of the ISD 318 Community Education program . Rio 2 is the sequel to the very successful Rio movie. Both are animated features for the whole family with lot of music, color, excitement, and fun. With top movie stars providing the voices and the scenery of a tropical paradise, it will certainly take the chill out of a December day.

Packers Vikings 2 preview - WTAQ (blog) - Greenway Minnesota - Google News

Packers Vikings 2 preview WTAQ (blog) Ears will be spared on Sunday as the Mall of America Field at the Hubert Humphrey Metrodome is no more, just a hole in the ground as the fine folks of Minnesota have ponied up to help build Ziggy Wilf a brand new palace for his Vikings. For the first ... and more

Packers Vikings 2 preview - WTAQ (blog) - Greenway Minnesota - Google News

Packers Vikings 2 preview WTAQ (blog) Ears will be spared on Sunday as the Mall of America Field at the Hubert Humphrey Metrodome is no more, just a hole in the ground as the fine folks of Minnesota have ponied up to help build Ziggy Wilf a brand new palace for his Vikings. For the first ... and more

- Froggy's Sports News

Ice Conditions November 21, 2014 There is 6 inches of good, clear ice on our bay on Big Wolf. We're off to a good start for this winter ice season. We got some really nice decoy minnows in today. Good fishing! Froggy and the gang

Just Outdoors - Youth Archery - Uploads by watchictv

Host of Just Outdoors host Tom Chapin has a conversation with Grand Rapids Thunderhawks Archery head coach Mike Sundberg about youth archery. Coach Sundberg is a USA Archery Level 3-NTS coach and a NASP Basic Archery Instructor. Recorded 11-17-2014.

Gas prices continue to decline - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News

Gas prices continue to decline - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News International Falls Journal Gas prices continue to decline International Falls Journal Regular gas prices in International Falls ranged from $2.54 to $2.99 per gallon, according to the site. Midgrade fuel prices were listed at $2.79 per gallon; premium prices ranged from $2.99 to $3.46; and diesel fuel is available for $3.99 to $4.19 per ... and more

Making the Holidays Special When You Cant Afford to Travel - Northern Cheapskate

Making the Holidays Special When You Cant Afford to Travel - Northern Cheapskate The holidays can be tough when you dont have a lot of cash. Theyre especially tough if your family and loved ones live far away from you and you cant afford to travel. Making the Holidays Special When You Cant Afford to Travel If your budget wont allow you to fly or drive to be with your loved ones and they cant come to you, there are some things that you can do to ease the sting of not being with them.

What Are You Really Feeding Yourself? - Explore Chiropractic

What Are You Really Feeding Yourself? - Explore ChiropracticTake time to make a meal plan for the week. Cooking at home will save you time, money, and your health.What Are You Really Feeding Yourself? Take time to make a meal plan for the week. Cooking at home will save you time, money, and your health. Amplifeied

Dill: Here to help - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News

Dill: Here to help - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News International Falls Journal Dill: Here to help International Falls Journal With a little less than two months before the start of the Minnesota Legislature convenes, Rep. David Dill met with the International Falls City Council Monday. Dill, reelected earlier this month to the House District 3A position he has held since 2002 ...

Engineering a future - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

Hibbing High School students Ashley Hadrava and Maria Valentini get information on the Iron Range Engineering program from instructor Bill Parker Wednesday for Engineering Mentoring Night at Barr Engi

Holiday bazaar, luncheon set - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

Shown is the queen size machine-made quilt Film at Five to be raffled off during the holiday bazaar, set to take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at Chisholm United Methodist Church.

N-K to seek interim, then permanent superintendent - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

NASHWAUK The Nashwauk-Keewatin (N-K) School Board has begun the process of filling the districts superintendent vacancy in both the short and long-term capacities.

HEDA compensation increase issue advances - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

HIBBING Add a couple of zeros to the $1 per meeting compensation that members of the Hibbing Economic Development Authority (HEDA) now receive, and youll have what members will likely receive per m

Northern Community Radio to broadcast Peace Corps documentary - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

GRAND RAPIDS Many people have heard about the United States Peace Corps founded in 1961 by President John F. Kennedy. And quite a few people know someone who has served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in

Numbers up for second week of deer harvest - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

TOWER Local deer hunters had more success over the first week and second weekend of the firearms season following a dismal opening weekend, according to the Department of Natural Resources.

Hermit monk turned troubadour returns to Grand Rapids - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

GRAND RAPIDS Paul Baker Hernandez will return to Grand Rapids to present an evening of music and stories from Latin America beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26, at the Grand Rapids Public Library

Man charged with first degree arson - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

HIBBING The Hibbing man accused of setting fire to a neighbors garage last Thursday has been charged with arson and remains in custody.

2 men charged in drug bust - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

AITKIN, Minn. Two Grand Rapids men have been charged with felonies in Aitkin County after 86 grams (three ounces) of meth was found in their vehicle after they were stopped in McGregor Friday.

Highway 53 decision paves way for new development in Virginia - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

VIRGINIA The relocation of Highway 53 could prove to be a bridge to significant economic development for the city of Virginia.

Looking Back at November 21 - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News

Looking Back at November 21 - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News International Falls Journal Looking Back at November 21 International Falls Journal The freshman hockey roster at University of Minnesota Duluth reads almost like a Region Seven prep all-star squad from a year ago. International Falls' own Les Eklund, member of the 1964 Minnesota state champions, is on the squad, as are Bill Budris,...

Eatin' good in Aitkin County - Aitkin Independent Age - Aitkin Minnesota - Google News

Eatin' good in Aitkin County - Aitkin Independent Age - Aitkin Minnesota - Google News Aitkin Independent Age Eatin' good in Aitkin County Aitkin Independent Age Aitkin County is being proactive in that regard by offering classes to food establishments to have a certified food manager (CFM) on staff. Since 2000, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has had the food manager certification rule and Aitkin ...

Vehicle, foot pursuit results in arrest - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Brainerd Minnesota - Google News

Vehicle, foot pursuit results in arrest - Brainerd Daily Dispatch - Brainerd Minnesota - Google News Brainerd Daily Dispatch Vehicle, foot pursuit results in arrest Brainerd Daily Dispatch The Minnesota State Patrol and a K9 officer from the Baxter Police Department assisted with the search. According to the in-custody report, Stiller was charged with fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, a felony, and fleeing a peace... and more

New Content from Thursday November 20

Outside firm will help with Hibbing superintendent search - Mesabi Daily News - Hibbing Minnesota - Google News

Outside firm will help with Hibbing superintendent search Mesabi Daily News HIBBING The Hibbing School Board will once again employ an outside party to assist with the search for the district's next leader. The board Wednesday unanimously approved authorizing Board Chair Mitch Vincent to negotiate and sign a contract for...

Giorgi new Spartans coach - Mesabi Daily News - Sports

NASHWAUK Kyle Giorgi takes over as head coach of the Nashwauk-Keewatin High School boys basketball team this season.

Zuckers late goal gives Wild 3-2 win over Flyers - Mesabi Daily News - Sports

PHILADELPHIA Jason Zucker scored with 45.4 seconds left to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.

Vikings: NFLPA formally appeals Petersons suspension - Mesabi Daily News - Sports

Adrian Peterson formally appealed his season-ending suspension Thursday through the NFL Players Association, which wants an arbitrator to determine whether Commissioner Roger Goodell exceeded his auth

N-K, Greenway sever their shared service agreement - Mesabi Daily News - News

NASHWAUK The shared service venture between the Nashwauk-Keewatin (N-K) and Greenway school districts will come to an end Nov. 30, after the N-K School Board moved up the termination date at its mee

Veteran gets appliances - Mesabi Daily News - News

He feared if he left his home, his clothes washer would overflow and flood his home. He hung his clothes around his home to dry them.

Outside firm will help with Hibbing superintendent search - Mesabi Daily News - News

HIBBING The Hibbing School Board will once again employ an outside party to assist with the search for the districts next leader.

Bemidji State hockey hopes to 'reap the rewards' and end losing skid this ... - Bemidji Pioneer - Bemidji Minnesota - Google News

Bemidji State hockey hopes to 'reap the rewards' and end losing skid this ... Bemidji Pioneer It's the fifth straight time the Beavers, now 3-7-0 and 2-4-0 in the WCHA, have faced a ranked team this season. The Falcons are 8-3-1 and 5-1-0 in the league their lone WCHA loss coming against No. 9 Minnesota State on Oct. 31. With 30 goals ... Falcons host tested Bemidji teamSentinel-Tribune Falcons c

Most sectors gained jobs in October; rate falls to 3.9% - Mesabi Daily News - News

ST. PAUL Employment in the mining and logging sectors showed a modest increase in October, according to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.

Abandoned structure destroyed; neighboring home also damaged - Mesabi Daily News - News

VIRGINIA A Thursday morning fire destroyed an abandoned house in Virginia and damaged an occupied structure next to it.

Thomson unit helps restore MP hydro portfolio - Mesabi Daily News - News

DULUTH Minnesota Powers renewable energy portfolio has been enhanced by a recent recovery of the Thomson Hydro Station, which was damaged in the severe flooding of 2012.

2 men charged in drug bust - Hibbing Daily Tribune - Grand Rapids Minnesota - Google News

2 men charged in drug bust Hibbing Daily Tribune AITKIN, Minn. Two Grand Rapids men have been charged with felonies in Aitkin County after 86 grams (three ounces) of meth was found in their vehicle after they were stopped in McGregor Friday. Jeremy Lee Sutherland, 34, and Travis Lee Thompson, 35...

Honesty at a small market's checkout - Hometown Focus - Virginia Minnesota - Google News

Honesty at a small market's checkout Hometown Focus N. in Virginia, where they tell the Falkowski's on 9th Ave. N. in Virginia, where they tell the truth about their cheese. Photo by Jean Cole. We were coming home from Duluth last week, slowly whittling down the shopping list the closer we got to Soudan.

Happy Trails Tours “ 30 years strong - Hometown Focus - Virginia Minnesota - Google News

Happy Trails Tours 30 years strong Hometown Focus The company offers a number of boarding locations across northeastern Minnesota and beyond, including Grand Rapids, Hibbing, Virginia, Eveleth, Cotton and Duluth. For extended tours, shuttle rides are available in the Little Falls, Brainerd and St ... and more

WA Fisher welcomes Ashley Holm - Hometown Focus - Virginia Minnesota - Google News

WA Fisher welcomes Ashley Holm Hometown Focus Ashley Holm VIRGINIA W.A. Fisher welcomes Ashley Holm to their award-winning team. A native of Cotton, Minnesota, Holm joined the crew at W.A. Fisher Advertising & Printing in early November 2014. ... In past career ventures, Holm was a multi-line ...

Mary's Flower Shop - Hometown Focus - Virginia Minnesota - Google News

Mary's Flower Shop Hometown Focus ... locks the door with her grandfather's key Pockets it Takes a contented breath And heads home. Editor's note: Charlie Johnson, a Virginia native now living in Brainerd, wrote this poem about Mary Jo Ralston and the Virginia Floral Company in ...

USW Local 1938 provides sponsorship to tell the story of the Iron Range ... - Hometown Focus - Virginia Minnesota - Google News

USW Local 1938 provides sponsorship to tell the story of the Iron Range ... Hometown Focus VIRGINIA The Iron Range Veterans Memorial at Veterans Memorial Park in Virginia received financial assistance from United Steelworkers Local 1938 in Virginia this month. ... It was created by Minnesota artist Gareth Andrews who resides in Zim, MN. and more

The power of touch - Hometown Focus - Virginia Minnesota - Google News

The power of touch Hometown Focus ... can give people selfconfidence, and can nurture and promote healing whether it's mental, physical or emotional. Do you know someone who needs some mending? Susan Santi is a certified massage therapist and owner of Ahhh Massage in Virginia, MN. and more

USW Local 1938 provides sponsorship to tell the story of the Iron Range ... - Hometown Focus - Iron Range Minnesota - Google News

USW Local 1938 provides sponsorship to tell the story of the Iron Range ... Hometown Focus The Iron Range Veterans Memorial was dedicated during a ceremony on August 25, 2012. It was created by Minnesota artist Gareth Andrews who resides in Zim, MN. The design of the statue includes figures representative of all five branches of the United... and more

Happy Trails Tours “ 30 years strong - Hometown Focus - Iron Range Minnesota - Google News

Happy Trails Tours 30 years strong Hometown Focus Members of our tour group hailed from a variety of locations throughout the state, including central parts of Minnesota (South Haven, Waite Park and St. Cloud), the Iron Range area (Grand Rapids, Northome, Mountain Iron, Tower and Soudan) and Duluth.

Winter workers sought for skating rinks; Henry Boucha will be at library - Hometown Focus - Mountain Iron Minnesota - Google News

Winter workers sought for skating rinks; Henry Boucha will be at library Hometown Focus A quote of $15,800 from KLR Construction Incorporated of Cannon Falls, Minnesota for the installation of a chain link fence around the new substation located west of Walmart on the new County Road 102. The fence and ... Mountain Iron is applying for a ...

Winter workers sought for skating rinks; Henry Boucha will be at library - Hometown Focus - Gilbert Minnesota - Google News

Winter workers sought for skating rinks; Henry Boucha will be at library Hometown Focus Pay request number three for the city's 2014 Street Improvement Project in the amount of $51,681 to Mesabi Bituminous Incorporated of Gilbert. This amount includes withholding 5% retainage on work completed to date. Monies for ... A quote of $15,800 ...

Throw Back Thursday “ Parham 2006 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ Parham 2006 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

MNSure Q&A planned at the Gilbert library - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

GILBERT Health Access Worker Meredith Erickson will be at the Gilbert library on Tuesday, Dec. 2, at 5:30 p.m. to answer questions about MNSure. Erickson will help attendees navigate the confusing and sometimes frustrating process of using the MNSure Health Exchange. Come armed with your questions. This program is free and open to the public.

Trentini Christmas party planned in Chisholm - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

CHISHOLM The Trentini Christmas party will be held Saturday, Dec. 6, beginning at 12 noon at Valentini's Supper Club in Chisholm. Reservations must be made by calling Linda at 218-262-5184 no later than Sunday, Nov. 30.read more

Miners Dry House in Ely hosting holiday spirit - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

ELY The Holiday Fantasy Arts and Crafts Sale will be held at the Miners Dry House in Ely on Saturday, Nov. 29, from 10 a.m. 4 p.m. Santa will be there with a small gift for every child. read more

Virginia Study Club to meet on December 1 - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

VIRGINIA The Virginia Study Club will meet on Monday, Dec. 1, at 12 noon at the Virginia Elks Club. Carol McDonald will perform her comedy routine. There will also be a musical performance and Christmas music for caroling. Hostesses will be Chris Springhetti and Josie Elioff. read more

Holiday choir concerts planned at VHS - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

VIRGINIA Virginia High School will present the Junior High Choir's holiday concert on Monday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. in Goodman Auditorium. This event features the 7th grade and 8th grade choirs and includes a combination of holiday-themed and other tunes.read more

Mountain Iron meeting notices, cancellations - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

MT. IRON The Mountain Iron Utility Advisory Board will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 25, at 4 p.m. in the Mountain Iron Room of the Mountain Iron Community Center. The Planning and Zoning Commission will not be meeting on Monday, Nov. 24. The regular meeting of the Mountain Iron Public Safety and Health Board scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 26, has been canceled. read more

SpaceLIFT - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

SpaceLIFT - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Rosie Gams Decorator Secret: Bathroom Mirrors Choices: Behind every great bathroom sink and vanityor somewhere close, at least you should find a stylish mirror. Mirrors are especially important in small baths. Besides playing their basic role of aiding in daily grooming, make-up, shaving, etc. mirrors amplify light and space in tight quar

Early Winter! - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Early Winter! - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Jo Bjerke Master Gardener Virginia, MN There is still time to attend to last minute gardening chores that did not get completed before winter weather hit. Trees are one of the best investments a homeowner can make. There are a few tips to keep in mind.rea

Hunters have registered 102,000 deer - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Minnesota hunters registered 102,000 deer through the second weekend of firearms deer season, down 31,000 from the same period in 2013, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. So far this year, hunters during special hunts, and the archery and firearms seasons, have harvested 115,000 deer, down from the 2013 to-date harvest total of 147,500.read more

Families will benefit from to improved access to child care - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Sen. Al Franken (DMinn.) said this week that thousands of Minnesota families will have better access to safe, quality child care after a bipartisan measure passed the Senate. The bill, known as the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG), includes several provisions that Sen.read more

Fairview Range Medical Center earns Top Performer distinction - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

HIBBING Fairview Range Medical Center announced it has been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States.read more

Craft Fair in Grand Rapids - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

GRAND RAPIDS The 2nd Annual Lakes and Pines Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, Nov. 29, from 9 a.m. 4 p.m. at Timberlake Lodges Event Center in Grand Rapids.read more

Essentia Health East Range Hospice celebrates volunteers - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

VIRGINIA November is National Hospice Month. This year Essentia Health St. Marys East Range Hospice has chosen to celebrate the contributions of its volunteers as part of its annual public education campaign to inform Iron Range communities about end-of-life care.read more

SALOME'S STARS - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

SALOME'S STARS - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaSCORPIO (October 23 to November 21) Your reluctance to act in a current situation could be traced to your inner self advising you to take more time to study its complexities before you attempt to deal with it. Good luck. read more

W.A. Fisher welcomes Ashley Holm - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

W.A. Fisher welcomes Ashley Holm - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaVIRGINIA W.A. Fisher welcomes Ashley Holm to their award-winning team. A native of Cotton, Minnesota, Holm joined the crew at W.A. Fisher Advertising & Printing in early November 2014.read more

Wilderness Health formed to improve patient quality and outcomes in rural areas - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Wilderness Health formed to improve patient quality and outcomes in rural areas - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota[img_assist|nid=99169|title=|desc= cu. ft. Capacity & Pictured (l. to r.) are CassandraTV Elements Beardsley, executive director of Wilderness Health; cleaningDr. David Spoelhof, medical director of Wilderness Health; John Strange, president/ St.read more

Two local health care professionals receive Nurse of the Year awards - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Two local health care professionals receive Nurse of the Year awards - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaHIBBING Two Fairview Range employees were recently honored by the March of Dimes for their dedication to their patients and the profession. At its annual Nurse of the Year awards gala Oct. 25, March of Dimes celebrated Riana Damjanovich, RN, as Womens Health Nurse of the Year and Janet Larson, NP, as Behavioral Health Nurse of the Year.read more

The story behind my long-awaited great shot - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

The story behind my long-awaited great shot - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota Vickie Tuskan HTF Contributor Its nine days into this years deer season in Minnesota, and Im reflecting on what that truly means. To some it means they are able to go out and provide food for their family, for others it is a time to meet with family and friends at the shack. It is a time to talk abou

Winter workers sought for skating rinks; Henry Boucha will be at library - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Winter workers sought for skating rinks; Henry Boucha will be at library - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaApproved at the November 3, 2014, meeting: Pay request number three for the citys 2014 Street Improvement Project in the amount of $51,681 to Mesabi Bituminous Incorporated of Gilbert. This amount includes withholding 5% retainage on work completed to date. Monies for this payment came from the 2014 capital outlay budget.read more

Minnesota DEED wins national finance award - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

COLUMBUS, Ohio The Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA) has named the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) the winner of the 2014 CDFA Excellence in Access to Capital Finance Award.read more

A.G. sues credit card service company for misleading small businesses - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

ST. PAUL Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson filed a lawsuit in October against a Texas companyApex Merchant Group, LLC (Apex)for using bait and switch tactics through which it promised small businesses it could save them money on credit card processing services, then hit them with higher undisclosed fees.read more

Visiting the Agawa Canyon - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Visiting the Agawa Canyon - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Cindy Kujala HTF Staff Writer The first part of this story was published in the history section of last weeks Hometown Focus and shared information about St.read more

The power of touch - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

The power of touch - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Susan Santi HTF Columnist Have you ever witnessed someone trying something new, something that they never thought they could do and see the wonder on their face after they have tried it? A look of, wow I did it, and with massage it is often followed with Oh, that felt wonderful!read more

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 214 - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 214 - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Sally Yuccas HTF Columnist Greetings & Sallytations! read more

Treating depression in cancer patients; teach children manners and kindness - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Treating depression in cancer patients; teach children manners and kindness - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaQ: My husband was diagnosed with early-stage melanoma, and while the prospects for his recovery look good, he seems to be getting more and more depressed. Is it just a passing phase that all cancer patients go through? -- Wendy J., Knoxville, Tennessee read more

Healthy For Life - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Healthy For Life - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Julie Asbach HTF Columnist Every day should be celebrated. Be thankful for what keeps us trying to be the best we can be for one another, even those days or events that may bring out our worst. It is those days that may help us recognize our weaknesses and strengths and keep us focused on the reas

Faggots, mash and mushy peas, OH MY! - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Faggots, mash and mushy peas, OH MY! - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Mona Meittunen Abel HTF Columnist It was a trip of a lifetime. Nineteen days in Europe. I flew into London and my cousin Frank from Stoke Gifford (near Bristol) picked me up for the two hour drive to his house.read more

Bois Forte Band celebrates new $7.6 million clinic in Vermilion - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Bois Forte Band celebrates new $7.6 million clinic in Vermilion - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaTOWER The Bois Forte Band is celebrating the completion of its new 11,000-square-foot health and dental clinic in Vermilion, which replaces a smaller clinic in the community. Band members and guests gathered on November 20 for the official grand opening of the new Vermilion Clinic.read more

Happy Trails Tours “ 30 years strong - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Happy Trails Tours “ 30 years strong - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Cindy Kujala HTF Staff Writer Tiny Forbes, Minnesota (pop. 30) is located 10 miles southwest of Eveleth. If you associate Forbes with any business, you probably think of United Taconites Fairlane Plant. But also nestled in this little rural community at the crossroads of County Roads 7 and 16 is w

November is Senior Pet Month: Consider adopting an older pet - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

November is Senior Pet Month: Consider adopting an older pet - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaAttention animal lovers: November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month, and wed love for you to consider giving a home to an older cat or dog in need. Animal shelters across the country are full of animals of all shapes, sizes, breeds and ages, but senior pets are typically the most difficult to place.read more

A shout out to favorite local small businesses! - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

By Jean Cole HTF Editor In honor of Small Business Saturday, which is Nov. 29, I asked my Facebook friends to comment on their favorite small businesses. Responses were enthusiastic and share them with you this week. Of course, the problem with a list like this is there are hundreds of wonderful smal

Fact: Small business is the heart of the U.S. economy - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) recently announced the top 10 reasons to love small business, what the SBAs Office of Advocacy calls the heart of the American economy. 10. Small businesses make up more than 99.7% of all employers. 9. Small businesses create more than 50 percent of the nonfarm private gross domestic product (GDP).read more

"Support Our Troops" license plate - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Drive home your support for Minnesota Military members, Veterans and their families by purchasing a Support our Troops (SOT) license plate for your car or motorcycle.read more

USW Local 1938 provides sponsorship to tell the story of the Iron Range Veterans Memorial - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

USW Local 1938 provides sponsorship to tell the story of the Iron Range Veterans Memorial - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaVIRGINIA The Iron Range Veterans Memorial at Veterans Memorial Park in Virginia received financial assistance from United Steelworkers Local 1938 in Virginia this month.read more

Small business ownership: Its busy, but I love my job - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Small business ownership: Its busy, but I love my job - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Suzanne Rian HTF Columnist By the time this article is in print, I will have celebrated six years of owning my own business, {moxie}. When Jean posted on Facebook that she wanted feedback from business owners as well as people who support local small businesses, I was coming off a high of finishin

Small business trivia and statistics - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

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Honesty at a small markets checkout - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Honesty at a small markets checkout - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Al Reller HTF Contributor We were coming home from Duluth last week, slowly whittling down the shopping list the closer we got to Soudan. When we reached the outskirts of Virginia, we had it down to the essentials five pounds of coffee.read more

Marks Country Market - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Marks Country Market - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Mark and Karen Shermer HTF Contributors Jean asked us: What does being a small business owner mean to you? We were happy to answer this loaded question in honor of Small Business Saturday!read more

Marys Flower Shop - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Marys Flower Shop - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Charlie Johnson Mary assembles the last corsage of the day. Her expert hands ply the familiar items on the table. A pin, some babys breath, a sprig or two of ferns And a fresh pink carnation. She takes in the aroma And remembers fondly read more

A stash of cash and a cuckoo clock - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

A stash of cash and a cuckoo clock - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota By Betty Pond HTF Contributor Editors note: A local small business saves the day in this story by Betty Pond. Jean Cole read more

Top 10 reasons to think local - buy local - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Top 10 reasons to think local - buy local - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaThere are many well-documented benefits to our communities and to each of us to choosing local, independently owned businesses. We realize it is not always possible to buy what you need locally and so we merely ask you to Think Local FIRST!read more

Small Business Saturday is Nov. 29 - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

By Jean Cole HTF Editor When my daughters were little, I spent a lot of time in Target and Festival Foods and Herbergers. It seemed that every day for years - there was some pressing need that sucked me through those automatic doors and spit me out an hour later, with a heavily laden and wobbling ca

Throw Back Thursday “ Swenson Family 2006 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ Swenson Family 2006 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ Lund Children Session 2006 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ Lund Children Session 2006 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ 2006 “ Zieskes - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ 2006 “ Zieskes - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ Depaulis 2006 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ Depaulis 2006 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Open Mic - Pelican RailRoad

When: Mon Nov 24, 2014 8pm to 11pm CST Where: Hat Trick Lounge Event Status: confirmed

Throw Back Thursday “ K. Cobb “ Senior 2007 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ K. Cobb “ Senior 2007 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Looking Back at November 20 - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News

Looking Back at November 20 - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News International Falls Journal Looking Back at November 20 International Falls Journal The International Falls School Board is expected to act on the resignation of Falls Elementary School Principal Manny Herzig. Bronco running backs Tony Palm ... The First National Bank of the Falls has a new assistant vice president, according to bank ...

Reading Weather - Virginia Public Library Blog

Reading Weather - Virginia Public Library Blog Has this early cold weather been keeping you inside? If you are like me, you want to sit in front of a warm fire with a good book, sipping your favorite hot drink. Fortunately for all of us, the library has plenty of books. In fact, we have new books going on the shelves every week, with about 1,000 books added to the collection since June. If you are a non-fiction fan, we have new books on biography, history, gardening, business, cooking, and many other subjects.

E-2 best of all options - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News

E-2 best of all options - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News International Falls Journal E-2 best of all options International Falls Journal That's why it makes sense for the Minnesota Department of Transportation to select a route for relocation of the federal highway between Eveleth and Virginia that requires the shortest bridge over a mine pit, allows the project to be finished in 2017 ...

E-2 best of all options - International Falls Journal - Iron Range Minnesota - Google News

E-2 best of all options - International Falls Journal - Iron Range Minnesota - Google News International Falls Journal E-2 best of all options International Falls Journal That's why it makes sense for the Minnesota Department of Transportation to select a route for relocation of the federal highway between Eveleth and Virginia that requires the shortest bridge over a mine pit, allows the project to be finished in 2017 ...

Throw Back Thursday “ Chris and Danielle 2007 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ Chris and Danielle 2007 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Legal Notices - Nov. 19, 2014 - Aitkin Independent Age - Mille Lacs Lake Minnesota - Google News

Legal Notices - Nov. 19, 2014 Aitkin Independent Age Onamia is located within Mille Lacs County, Minnesota and has a population of approximately 900 people. Half of the City's wastewater mains are old, deteriorating and need to be replaced; along with reconstruction of xx manholes. The City has not...

Watercolor of Golden Pear Continued - Watercolor Mania

Watercolor of Golden Pear Continued - Watercolor ManiaI am finding it hard to find enough time to do a lot but part of the problem here is all the drawing! I have found some of the lettering on the book and am beginning to find the feathers in the vase. I think once I find the shapes then I will dare to actually paint but until then you know me, I am looking for the shapes. It is always how I work. So this is where you will find the painting today and

Bullying Prevention Workshop: What Parents Can Do - Grand Rapids

When: Tue Dec 2, 2014 6:30pm to 8:30pm CST Where: Fraternal Order of Eagles, 1776 S Pokegama Ave, Grand Rapids, MN 55744, United States Event Status: confirmed Event Description: This workshop is designed for parents to explore the dynamics of bullying and to learn what they can do to help children, including those with disabilities. Registration is requested, call PACER Center 800.537.2237 or

2nd Annual Lakes & Pines Craft Fair - Grand Rapids

When: Sat Nov 29, 2014 9am to 4pm CST Where: Timberlake Lodge, 144 SE 17th St, Grand Rapids, MN 55744, United States Event Status: confirmed Event Description: 22 exhibitors will be on hand displaying novels and children's books, sweets and treats, handmade rocking chairs and other handcrafted items and more. Plus authors, Pat McGauley and Barb Dimich.

Throw Back Thursday “ Sydney 2007 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ Sydney 2007 - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Paul Baker Hernandez - music of Victor Jara - Grand Rapids

When: Wed Nov 26, 2014 7pm to 8pm CST Where: Grand Rapids Public Library, 140 NE 2nd St, Grand Rapids, MN 55744, United States Event Status: confirmed Event Description: "Come to the Grand Rapids Public Library Wednesday, November 26th at 7pm for an evening with Paul Baker Hernandez, a musician and activist who will perform inspiring music and discuss his adopted country, Nicaragua. The event is

Hibbing man hospitalized following crash on Highway 169 - Northland's NewsCenter - Hibbing Minnesota - Google News

Hibbing man hospitalized following crash on Highway 169 - Northland's NewsCenter - Hibbing Minnesota - Google News Northland's NewsCenter Hibbing man hospitalized following crash on Highway 169 Northland's NewsCenter According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Steven Jurek, 33, of Hibbing was traveling northbound on highway 169 near milepost 345 just after 9:00 p.m. when he lost control of his 2012 Toyota Camry and crashed into a center median and went into a ditch.

Public forum- Future of oil pipelines in Minn - Brainerd Area Calendar

When: Mon Nov 24, 2014 7pm to 8pm CST Where: Chalberg Theater, Central Lakes College, Brainerd, Mn Event Status: confirmed Event Description: "Moving Canadian Tar Sands and Bakken Crude Oil to Market: The Minnesota Connection," is the subject of a forum sponsored by The Rosenmeier Center for State and Local Government in Brainerd. The forum will focus on the future of oil pipelines in Minnesota in general, and the Enbridge Sandpiper pipeline in particular.

Throw Back Thursday “ 2007 Hibbing All Star “ Wrestlers - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ 2007 Hibbing All Star “ Wrestlers - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ 2007 “ Lori and Joels Family - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

Throw Back Thursday “ 2007 “ Lori and Joels Family - Flom Designs and Photography :: Hibbing, MN - Photographer

New Face in Minnesota Could Pay Instant Fantasy Dividends - Vikings.com - Greenway Minnesota - Google News

New Face in Minnesota Could Pay Instant Fantasy Dividends - Vikings.com - Greenway Minnesota - Google News Vikings.com New Face in Minnesota Could Pay Instant Fantasy Dividends Vikings.com In four games since returning from a hand injury, Greenway has at least eight combined tackles in each game. Greenway is another stud Fantasy option for those who participate in leagues which use individual defensive players (IDPs). Harrison Smith came... and more

New Face in Minnesota Could Pay Instant Fantasy Dividends - Vikings.com - Greenway Minnesota - Google News

New Face in Minnesota Could Pay Instant Fantasy Dividends - Vikings.com - Greenway Minnesota - Google News Vikings.com New Face in Minnesota Could Pay Instant Fantasy Dividends Vikings.com In four games since returning from a hand injury, Greenway has at least eight combined tackles in each game. Greenway is another stud Fantasy option for those who participate in leagues which use individual defensive players (IDPs). Harrison Smith came... and more

John A. Trenti - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

John A. Trenti - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaJohn A. Trenti, 87, died Tuesday, November 18, 2014. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, November 21, 2014 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 5:00 PM with visitation beginning at 3:30 PM. Fr. Brandon Moravitz will officiate. A private family burial will take place at a later date.read more

Donald E. Murray - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Donald E. Murray - Hometown Focus - Virginia, MinnesotaDonald E. Murray, 86, of Mountain Iron, died Friday, November 14, 2014 at Cornerstone Villa in Buhl. Funeral Services will be held Friday, November 21, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.with visitation one hour prior at Range Funeral Home in Virginia. Pastor Steve Tomberlin will officiate.read more

Border to Border Broadband: No Community Left Behind Recap - Blandin on Broadband

The 2014 Minnesota Broadband Conference is done. Whew! It was great to see some faces I hadnt seen in years and a few new folks. Its a bittersweet example of how far weve come and how far we have yet to go. Were still asking What is Broadband but were also talking about how to get a gig. The digital divide is still there and its getting exacerbated by the increasing chasm. We need to continue to work for broadband expansion deployment and adoption.

Mary E. Krall - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Mary E. Krall, 94, Virginia,formerly of Greaney, died on Sunday, November 16, 2014,at St. Michaels Health and Rehabilitation Center in Virginia. read more

Calendar of Events - 11/20/14 - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News

Calendar of Events - 11/20/14 - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News International Falls Journal Calendar of Events - 11/20/14 International Falls Journal Minnesota Deer Hunters Association, Trails End Chapter, 7 p.m., Elks Club. Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 ... International Falls-Koochiching County Airport Commission, 8 a.m., Commissioners' Boardroom, Koochiching County Courthouse. Recycling curbside... and more

A simple approach from Suwanee - Strong Towns Blog - Strong Towns

A simple approach from Suwanee - Strong Towns Blog - Strong TownsClick for a larger image. My friend Joe Minicozzi and I are working with the city of Lafayette to develop a real-time financial analysis tool that will allow public officials -- as well as the general public -- to visualize the ongoing financial implications of their development pattern. The goal is to give them the tools to make some really informed decisions across many different departments.

Glenda Kaye Hokkanen - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Glenda Kaye Hokkanen, 64, formerly of Alango, passed away on Friday, November 14, 2014 at the Carefree Living in Orr. read more

Richard.Wooly A. Rutka - Hometown Focus - Virginia, Minnesota

Richard.Wooly A. Rutka, 59, Orr, passed away unexpectedly at home of natural causes on Saturday, November 8, 2014. read more

The cost and value of studying abroad - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

The diversity of educational opportunities that our public schools offer is pretty impressive, especially if you compare schools of today with schools of even just 50 years ago. But regardless of how

More rural broadband funding cited as top priority - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

ST. PAUL The Greater Minnesota Partnership wants more focus in the 2015 legislative session on rural issues and economic development opportunities outside the metropolitan area.

Rapids Reads asks for community input with 2015 book selection - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

As Grand Rapids Area Library prepares for its 2015 Rapids Reads community reading program, the librarys Program Committee is seeking community input into the final book selection. After participating

Quinn awarded Meritorious Service Medal - Grand Rapids Herald-Review - News

Itasca County Veteran Service Officer, Sergeant First Class (Hugh) Quinn, was awarded the highest non-combat medal of honor, the Meritorious Service Medal Monday, Nov. 17.

No surprises with bucks-only season - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News

No surprises with bucks-only season - International Falls Journal - International Falls Minnesota - Google News International Falls Journal No surprises with bucks-only season International Falls Journal A 10-point buck taken by Jared Pearson of International Falls opening weekend is among the 102,000 deer Minnesota hunters registered through the second weekend of firearms deer season. Registration of deer is down 31,000 from the same period in 2013...

Todays the day! - Itasca Area Initiative for Student Success

In just a few hours, over 200 Itasca area residents, young and not so young, from Bigfork to Remer, Deer River to Nashwauk to Floodwood, will be participating in a conversation to learn about and listen to the voices of Continue reading

- Froggy's Sports News

Ice Conditions November 20, 2014 We are hearing about 4 inches of ice on Lake Thirteen and guys going out on Garfield also. One guy was going out by Tom's Harbor on Cass to try for some walleye, but Cass is still open in the middle. Steamboat is open yet, but someone said that it looked like Pike Bay had a layer of ice for as far as he could see. It is definitely making ice! We are getting in some freshbait today, and also some decoy minnows.

Off-road crash results in injury - Hibbing Daily Tribune - Hibbing Minnesota - Google News

Off-road crash results in injury Hibbing Daily Tribune ... 33, of Hibbing, was traveling northbound on Highway 169 in a 2012 Toyota Camry when he lost control of the car and crashed into the center barrier, then bounced off the median barrier and crashed into the right guard rail, according to a Minnesota ...

Off-road crash results in injury - Hibbing Daily Tribune - Chisholm Minnesota - Google News

Off-road crash results in injury Hibbing Daily Tribune CHISHOLM Icy roads and alcohol are facts in a one-car crash that caused a Hibbing man to be injured. The crash took place at 9:19 p.m. Wednesday near milepost 345 on Highway 169 in Chisholm.

Off-road crash results in injury - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

CHISHOLM Icy roads and alcohol are facts in a one-car crash that caused a Hibbing man to be injured.

Flesh and Blood by Patricia Cornwell - Hibbing Public Library

Flesh and Blood by Patricia Cornwell - Hibbing Public LibraryBack in 1990, Patricia Cornwell wrote her first Scarpetta mystery, Postmortem, which won several awards including three for best first novel. Now, Flesh and Blood, twenty-second book in the series, has the familiar beloved characters we come to expect: Benton Wesley, FBI profiler and Dr. Kay Scarpetta's husband; and Detective Pete Marino. Patricia Cornwell has a Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/patricia.cornwell Find Book in new fiction.

10 Blandin Broadband Communities Named at the #MNBroadband Conference - Blandin on Broadband

Yesterday was a very full day. So much broadband learning, news and networking including the announcement of 10 new BBC communities: Carlton County Central Woodlands (East Central RDC) Chisago County Martin County Nobles County Red Wing Redwood County Resilient Region Virtual Hwy Taskforce RS Fiber Cooperative Sherburne County Heres the official announcement Blandin FoundationAnnounces 10 New Blandin Broadband Communities Two-year partnership provides planning, technical and financial support to help county meet its digital technology goal Brainerd, Minn.

Tickets on sale for Bemidji State University's 46th Madrigal Dinners - Walker Pilot Independent - Bemidji Minnesota - Google News

Tickets on sale for Bemidji State University's 46th Madrigal Dinners - Walker Pilot Independent - Bemidji Minnesota - Google News Walker Pilot Independent Tickets on sale for Bemidji State University's 46th Madrigal Dinners Walker Pilot Independent BEMIDJI Tickets for Bemidji State University's 46th annual Madrigal Dinners are now on sale at the Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex ticket office. Performances of this northern Minnesota Yuletide tradition begin Dec. 5, with shows continuing through Dec. 13.

Court of Appeals To Hear Mille Lacs Lake Lawsuit - CBS Local - Mille Lacs Lake Minnesota - Google News

Court of Appeals To Hear Mille Lacs Lake Lawsuit CBS Local ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Court of Appeals hears oral arguments Thursday in a lawsuit filed by a group of Mille Lacs Lake resort owners and anglers upset with how the Department of Natural Resources manages the big lake's walleye... and more

Hibbing Tourist Senior Citizens Center - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

HIBBING The Hibbing Tourist Senior Citizens Center, 1202 E. Howard St. (across from the courthouse), announce activities for the week of Nov. 21-26.

Hibbing Community Senior Center schedule Nov. 24-28 - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

HIBBING The Hibbing Community Senior Center, located at the Memorial Building, announces activities for the week of Nov. 24-28.

N-K School Board sets end date for shared services - Hibbing Daily Tribune - News

NASHWAUK The shared service venture between the Nashwauk-Keewatin (N-K) and Greenway school districts will come to an end Nov. 30, after the N-K School Board moved up the termination date at its mee

Podcast Show 196: Ben Hamilton-Baillie, Take 2 - Strong Towns Blog - Strong Towns

Podcast Show 196: Ben Hamilton-Baillie, Take 2 - Strong Towns Blog - Strong TownsEngineer and shared-space designerBen Hamilton-Baillie returns to the podcast to talk about how to get started with building shared space, the chances of success in the United States andsome memories of his father, a World War II veteran who lead and assisted a number of escapes from German prisoner-of-war camps.You can follow Ben Hamilton-Baillie onTwitter, see more of his workonhis firms websiteand watch the video,Poyton Regenerated, that was discussed in the podcast.

Emily Lundgren crowned Miss Brainerd Lakes - Aitkin Independent Age - Aitkin Minnesota - Google News

Emily Lundgren crowned Miss Brainerd Lakes - Aitkin Independent Age - Aitkin Minnesota - Google News Aitkin Independent Age Emily Lundgren crowned Miss Brainerd Lakes Aitkin Independent Age Emily Lundgren of Aitkin was recently crowned Miss Brainerd Lakes. The contest is affiliated with the Miss America organization giving Lundgren the opportunity to participate in the Miss Minnesota competition next summer. Lundgren is an Aitkin High ...

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