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Grown on The Range

Chickens, pigs, and specialty crops grow at Bear River Farm

Healthy for Life

Warm-up tidbits for a gratifying Thanksgiving celebration

MASSAGE FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Help overcome the blues with massage

Out of the Blue

SALOME’S STARS

Range History

THIS MONTH IN MINNESOTA HISTORY

EDITOR’S NOTE: Part 1 of This Month in Minnesota History...

Range Broom Factory: 1920 – 1943

A unique Chisholm business employed men with vision loss

CHISHOLM — Nearly 100 years ago, a blind woman from...

This month in Minnesota history

Nov. 1 1841: Father Lucien Galtier dedicates his log church...

Eveleth News excerpts

Stories from the Iron Range Historical Society archives

First grade students at Eveleth’s Lincoln School in 1917. 1st...

Notes on the early history of Eveleth

Dr. C. W. More reminisces about Eveleth in the 1890s

Dr. More and his horse-drawn sleigh, 1890s. Photos courtesy of...

Contributor

MERRY TUBACHRISTMAS!!

It’s a musical holiday tradition

Two kids and a tiger

Trying to trap a crochety neighbor didn’t go as planned

Mesabi Outdoor Adventures updates

Community-based outdoor recreation program is growing

Luck? Fate? A love story

A chance encounter in Finland was a lesson in synchronicity

Hometown Recipes

Hometown Focus Recipes

Hometown Focus Recipes

Hometown Focus Recipes


Feature

Handwritten pages in an old book

COOK — Over the past couple of weeks, hunters, friends...

Quad City Food Shelf and Thrift Store now open at new Mt. Iron location

MT. IRON — Quad City Food Shelf (QCFS) and its...

YouTube-inspired toys, glitz and glam, retro toys and more!

The Toy Insider, one of the toy industry’s most influential...

21 artists participate in Lyric fundraiser

VIRGINIA — There are chickadees, dragonflies, hummingbirds, cows and bears...

Business

Equipment fleet enhanced, new power supply added

HIBBING — Hibbing-based Cast Corporation enhanced its equipment fleet and added a new power supply to further its position in the national tooling, casting and production manufacturing market. The new...

Local governments must set final tax levies by Dec. 30

The Minnesota Department of Revenue annually releases a list of the preliminary maximum property tax levies that have been reported by local governments and have been passed by local school...

St. Louis County seeks levy input at public meetings

VIRGINIA/DULUTH — The St. Louis County Board will hold two public meetings to receive comments on its 2020 proposed tax levy and operating budget. The first meeting will be held...

How local businesses give back to their communities

Small businesses are booming. Information from the Small Business Administration and the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs says that small businesses, or firms with fewer than 500 workers,...

The ABCs of beneficiaries: it is not a task to be taken lightly

Brought to you by Daniel Rabideaux in conjunction with Lincoln Financial Advisors* When you buy life insurance or an annuity, join an employer’s retirement plan, or open an Individual Retirement...

Minnesota receives more than $105 million for heating assistance

The Minnesota Department of Commerce announced that the state’s Energy Assistance Program is receiving more than $105 million ($105,716,913) in federal funding to help lowincome Minnesotans pay their heating bills...

Range Environmental Drilling grows through equipment modernization

HIBBING — Range Environmental Drilling (RED) acquired a new piece of advanced equipment through a loan guaranty with Iron Range Resources & Rehabilitation. The Hibbing-based, veteranowned and operated company secured...

Snowmaking begins at Giants Ridge

Snowmaking season is underway at Giants Ridge. The targeted opening date of the season is Friday, Nov. 29. Photo courtesy of Giants Ridge.BIWABIK — Giants Ridge began snowmaking for the...

Edina Realty opens office in Virginia

VIRGINIA — Edina Realty, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate and the largest residential real estate company in Minnesota and western Wisconsin, announced that it is expanding into the Virginia market. The...

Focus on Veterans

DAV employer’s guide

Hiring veterans can bolster a company’s bottom line, and “The Veteran Advantage: DAV Guide to Hiring and Retaining Veterans with Disabilities,” recently relaunched in honor...

VA renews partnership with Y-USA to expand health services to veterans

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently renewed a nationwide partnership with Y-USA that focuses on whole health to enhance services available that promote...

For veterans, military service members and their families

In celebration of Veterans Day, Western Governors University (WGU) is offering $75,000 in scholarships to veterans, active-duty military, reservists and military families who are interested...

Veterans can now access their health info through Health Records on iPhone

In honor of Veterans Month this November, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is rolling out nationwide access for veterans to their VA health...

VA video series teaches veterans how to use new tool to file disability claims online

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is transforming the way veterans learn about and apply for benefits earned, through a new video tutorial completed...

Chisholm to host The Wall That Heals exhibit

 CHISHOLM — United Way of Northeastern Minnesota’s (UWNEMN) United for Veterans committee is pleased to announce that its application to make Chisholm a stop on...

Home & Garden Tips

Enjoy time outdoors – even when it’s cold!

The amount of time people spend outdoors has dramatically decreased,...

Tips on gearing up for the hunting season

Big game and migratory bird hunting are a billiondollar industry...

How to equip a home kitchen knife collection

 Knives are a key tool in kitchens, whether those kitchens...

How to tend to an indoor herb garden

 A sunny location is necessary when cultivating an indoor herbs...

Several interesting facts about fall

 Weather is often the first indicator that the seasons are...

Pets

American Kennel Club celebrates 135 years

On September 17, 1884, a group of 12 dedicated sportsmen...

Suggested holiday gifts for four-legged family members

Holiday shoppers who are busy making lists and checking them...

Ways to introduce and transition pet foods

The food a companion animal is eating today may not...

Tips on safe holiday entertaining in pet-friendly households

The holidays are a time to spend with friends and...

Choosing safe and durable dog chew toys

 Most dogs explore and learn about their world with their...

K9 Max honored with the AKC Paw of Courage award

The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world’s largest purebred dog...