Columns

Grown on The Range

The Clay family raises and sells seeds at their off-grid farm

Healthy for Life

Keep positive while moving through the month of January

MASSAGE FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Use massage to help balance your life

Out of the Blue

SALOME’S STARS

Range History

THIS WEEK IN RANGE HISTORY

Prospector George Stuntz | U. S. Steel | City of Virginia

EDITOR’S NOTE: The illustrated magazine Iron Ranges of Minnesota, a...

THIS WEEK IN RANGE HISTORY

Iron ranges in 1909 | Geology | The Merritt brothers

EDITOR’S NOTE: Upcoming history sections will feature the illustrated magazine...

THIS WEEK IN RANGE HISTORY

TOWER TOPICS Tower, Jan. 6.—(Special to The Herald.)— Edward Kitch,...

THIS WEEK IN RANGE HISTORY

TEMPERANCE ENTERTAINMENT On New Year’s night a free temperance entertainment...

Yes, Santa Claus, there is a Virginia

Roosevelt High School holiday happenings, 1939 – 1957

 EDITOR’S NOTE: Student Christmas stories from the past continue this...

Contributor

Memories of years long gone

Frank recalls corporal punishment and working at the mine

Bring on winter

How to turn weather fatigue into Northland determination

Be an angel in 2020

Help local cancer patients by donating to the Angel Fund

How a Hibbing pilot earned his wings

Keith Knoop receives the prestigious Master Pilot Award

Hometown Recipes

Hometown Focus Recipes

Hometown Focus Recipes

Hometown Focus Recipes


Feature

The Hidden Treasure of the Sax-Zim Bog

This past August, I was babysitting my grandchildren Leo and...

Itasca and other counties to participate in annual PIT homeless count on Jan. 22

ITASCA COUNTY — Itasca County, along with the other five...

ALS offers free Recycle, Repurpose, and Restyle program with Mary Mulari

MT. IRON — The Arrowhead Library System presents Recycle, Repurpose,...

Battle at the Bay racers to compete at Fortune Bay Jan. 18

TOWER — Over 150 snowmobile racers will attempt to break...

Business

New equipment, family owned and operated tradition continues

HIBBING — Hibbingbased Range Cornice & Roofing Company (RCR) added a fully automated metal-bending machine to its equipment fleet. The Jorns TwinMatic-Pro-150 Bender can bend lengths of metal sheeting that...

File electronically, use direct deposit and track your refund

STATEWIDE — The Minnesota Department of Revenue will open the state Individual Income Tax filing season on Monday, Jan. 27. For the benefit and convenience of Minnesotans, this date matches...

One Giant Leap National Touring Program comes to Eveleth

EVELETH — The Lyric Center for the Arts, in partnership with the Virginia High School Choral Music program, will present Cantus in concert on Sunday, Jan. 12, at 7 p.m....

Opioid prescribing practices become safer for many Minnesotans

STATEWIDE — As Minnesota health care providers begin to receive updated opioid prescribing reports in the coming days, data from the Department of Human Services shows that prescribing practices are...

Focus on Veterans

VFW, Stars and Stripes work to bring more news to more veterans

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is proud to announce it has teamed up with the renowned source for military and veteran news, Stars and...

VA uses innovative means to help reduce diabetic limb loss

As part of broader efforts by VA to confront diabetes, VA will begin regional implementation of the Podimetrics Mat, a new medical device that has...

VA announces redesign of Veterans Health Administration Central Office

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced Jan. 1, 2020, the redesign of the Veterans Health Administration Central Office (VHACO) as part of its...

Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act claims now being decided

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) began deciding claims for the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019 on Jan. 1, 2020. The...

VA receives high marks for communicating with the public in plain

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) received an “A” grade recently from a nonpartisan organization that evaluates the ability of federal agencies and businesses...

First underwater veterans memorial

VFW Junior Vice Commander-in-Chief Fritz Mihelcic dives to place a VFW marker at the first underwater veterans memorial in Florida. The VFW sponsored the “No...

Home & Garden Tips

Exploring different types of bird feeders

Birds are big business. That may come as a surprise...

Looking for a new hobby? Try home brewing

The rise of craft breweries and niche wineries has probably...

Many travel options over the winter season

 Vacations create memories that last a lifetime. But across North...

Ways to make bathrooms a safer place

 Homes should be safe havens. But each year injuries in...

Tips on simplifying holiday party hosting

 Come the holiday season, many people look forward to gatherings...

Pets

Homemade treats for your special pet

Quick & Easy Peanut Butter Dog Treats www.puppyleaks.com • 2...

AKC launches educational math app for kids

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

AKC introduces two new dog breeds for 2020

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

How to keep pets safe in winter weather

 A warm coat, a cozy spot to sleep and limited...

How to choose safe and durable chew toys

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

AKC dog show to air on Animal Planet on New Year’s Day

Bring in the new year with one of the world’s...