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The 100-Mile Harvest Meal will be held on September 21

Iron Range Harvest Festival: Highlighting our local food systems

If you were to ask someone what comes to mind when they think of northern Minnesota, their description may include fishing, hunting, the Boundary Waters and, of course, long winters. More...

Oh, the joy of receiving a LETTER in the U.S. mail

My father was a shoemaker. During World War II, this was an essential occupation so he was not drafted. More...

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Perkins® Restaurant announces Free Pancake Day benefit

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Pancake lovers prepare! Thursday, Sept. More...

Virginia Area Women of Today to tackle hunger

QUAD CITIES – In honor of Women of Today Week and the start of the school year, the Virginia Area Women of Today are sponsoring a “Food Fight,” a food drive that encourages school spirit and a little friendly competition between thr More...

Celebrate the harvest at Nashwauk Community Garden

NASHWAUK – The Nashwauk Community Garden will celebrate the harvest on Saturday, Sept. 13, from 12 – 3 p.m. Casey Aro, banjo player and storytelling artist, will provide entertainment. More...

Range History  Free Access 

Denial of liquor license leads to 1948 shooting rampage

The birthplace of crime fiction writer Frank Gruber and Schneiderman’s Furniture

When the first pioneers came to the area now known as Elmer Township, they found nothing but dense forests so thick the sun couldn’t shine through. There was a river by the name of St. More...

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HEALTHY4LIFE

Living a well-balanced day - one minute at a time

As our minutes of daylight decrease each day as we approach the new season, it is an opportune time to reflect on how valuable minutes are and how, used wisely, they can contribute to your daily life. More...

Hometown Recipes  Free Access 

Get ready: It’s Chili Cook Off time!

St. Michael’s Foundation is hosting our 5th Annual Chili Cook Off. An unprecedented 30 cooks from our community will come together Thursday, Sept. 18 at the Miner’s Memorial Building in Virginia. More...

Focus On Veterans  Free Access 

New mobile application to launch nationwide this fall

Defense Mobile, VFW to improve the lives of veterans and service members

KANSAS CITY, Missouri. More...

MACV holding StandDown Court in Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS – The Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) is holding a StandDown Court and Legal Clinic on Thursday, Sept. 25, at the National Guard Armory in Grand Rapids. All veterans are welcome to attend. More...

VFW applauds new military discharge upgrade decision

WASHINGTON, D.C. More...

Sallyworld  Free Access 

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 204

Bed and breakfast, Reubens and riding, and food label detecting

Greetings & Sallytations! More...

Soudan underground mine experiments

EXPLORING THE MYSTERIES OF THE UNIVERSE

SOUDAN - Physicists and research scientists from around the globe have been seeking the answer to what makes the universe tick for more than three decades at the Soudan Underground Physics Laboratory. More...

The universe = change = love

What neutrinos mean to artist Joseph Giannetti

Particle physics and neutrinos can be difficult for a layperson to understand. More...

Your Legal Rights

Beware of text message phishing—or “smishing”—scam

Call back now to reactivate your credit card. Be the first person to visit this link and win a free gaming system! More...

Isabella hosted annual, 24-hour amateur radio field day event

ISABELLA - Ely area resident John Larson was a participant in the June 28 – 29, 2014, amateur radio field exercise at the Isabella Community Center. More...

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Pets  Free Access 

Skin inflammation due to allergies in dogs

Atopic dermatitis is an inflammatory, chronic skin disease associated with allergies. In fact, this is the second most common allergic skin disease in dogs. More...

Home & Garden Tips  Free Access 

Harvest time!

Gardeners know that the best way to keep production up is to keep picking that produce. Summer squash, cukes, and peppers will stop producing once you let them mature and go to seed. More...

SpaceLIFT

Common Space Mistake: Not creating or ignoring a focal point. It’s important to give the eye something to focus on. How To: More...

Health  Free Access 

New colon cancer test; vacation rewards

Q: I heard there is a DNA test for colon cancer. Can I cancel my colonoscopy? Please?! -- Stephen G., Colorado Springs, Colorado More...

Massage for Your Health  Free Access 

Massage and heart health

We always hear about the importance of taking care of our health and one of those ways is ensuring our internal organs are in good working order. More...

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St. Luke’s clinics introduce Dr. Stephen Turner

HIBBING and VIRGINIA – St. Luke’s Hibbing Family Medical Clinic and Laurentian Medical Clinic are pleased to introduce Dr. Stephen Turner, family physician. More...

Psychiatrist Dr. Tim Smith joins Essentia Health-International Falls Clinic

INTERNATIONAL FALLS – Dr. Tim Smith, a psychiatrist, has joined the Essentia Health-International Falls Clinic in International Falls. Dr. Smith will care for children, adolescents and adults with developmental delay. More...

Virginia attorney H. Jeffrey Peterson again named Super Lawyer in MN

VIRGINIA – H. Jeffrey Peterson, a founding partner at Cope & Peterson, Ltd. in Virginia, has once again been named a Super Lawyer in the State of Minnesota in 2014. More...

Guest Columnists  Free Access 

Rose Marie’s nine decades of entertainment

Rose Marie may be best known as wisecracking Sally Rogers in the 60’s CBS sitcom “The Dick Van Dyke Show,” but she began performing nine decades ago at an age when most children would still be potty training. More...

SALOME'S STARS

VIRGO (August 23 to September 22) Enjoy your well-earned plaudits for a job well done. But be aware that some people might not share your colleagues’ admiration, and you might have to work harder to win them over. More...



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