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2017-02-17 / Today's News

1916 Mesabi Range strike to be discussed at MDC

CHISHOLM – The public is invited to a free event at Minnesota Discovery Center (MDC) in Chisholm on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 6 p.m. The event is titled, Writing with a Political Agenda: The Role of Immigrant Women in the 1916 Labor Strike, and includes a conversation with author Megan Marsnik. Discover how she wrote “Under Ground,” a fictionalized version of the 1916 Mesabi Range Strike.

There will be complimentary appetizers and a cash bar available. For more information, call 218-254-7959 or visit

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