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Healthy for Life

Getting to know food sensitivities, allergies and intolerances

SALLYWORLD:

Sally has a new best friend. Do you know Arthur Itis?

MASSAGE FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Massage may help trauma patients

Are you struggling?

Start your day inspired and intentional!

Out of the Blue

Range History

CHISHOLM NATIVE HELPS WRITE CURLING HISTORY

This month in Minnesota history

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

This month in Minnesota history

The Neptunian figure of the Father of Waters sits atop...

Fifty years of innovation in orthopedics at the University of MN

The University of Minnesota Department of Orthopedic Surgery celebrates its...

Seattle’s Space Needle and the 1962 Century 21 Exposition

Photos taken inside of the Space Needle in Seattle on...

Contributor

Carnivals bring out the child in everyone

Family traditions live on at the annual St. Louis County Fair

It’s a story with a happy ending

1936 Buick Coupe finds its way back home to loving family

Saturday, Aug. 17, in Hoyt Lakes

T&T Summerfest: Community event will help summer go out with a bang

Quilt now on display at VPL is vibrant explosion of fireworks

Obituaries

Marilyn K. Bray

Marilyn K. Bray, 66, of Chisholm, went home to be...

Phyllis M. Mattson

Phyllis M. Mattson, 81, of Iron died Wednesday, Aug. 7,...

Patrick J. Murphy

Patrick J. Murphy, 57, of Babbitt, passed away Friday, Aug....

Jeanne Diane (Prebeck) Koch

Jeanne D. Koch, 71, of Aurora passed away Wednesday, Aug....

Katherine A Sandstrom

Katherine A Sandstrom, 75, of Hibbing, passed away Friday, Aug....

Joe R. Begich

Joe R. Begich, 89, of Eveleth died Saturday, Aug. 10,...

Steven D. Smith

Steven D. Smith, 76, of Iron, passed away Wednesday, July...


Feature

The UWNEMN heartbeat is felt far and wide across the region

CHISHOLM — Chisholm is home to many great Iron Range...

“Brandon and Katie’s Dam Wedding”

When’s the last time you’ve been to a dam wedding?...

Summer fun for all in Chisholm

The 135th annual St. Louis County Fair was held in...

Business

North Star CU wins state Youth Financial Education Award

NASHWAUK — North Star Credit Union has been honored with a 2019 Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award. The award, sponsored by the Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) and the Credit...

Using your local library as an employment resource

VIRGINIA — Looking and applying for a job can be very stressful. There may be pressure to have a job immediately. You may be looking for your very first job...

Fairview Range welcomes new family practice physician

HIBBING— Fairview Range welcomes Dr. Susan Hoyum to its team of family practice providers. Dr. Hoyum is a family medicine/primary care provider, receiving her degree from the University of Minnesota...

Public asked to help combat insurance fraud

The Minnesota Department of Commerce frequently receives reports regarding auto insurance fraud committed by Minnesota consumers. Since 2015, Commerce has received more than 700 reports of non-criminal insurance fraud, with...

How much money will you need to retire? Review key issues

How much money will it take for you to retire in style? Will $1 million do the trick? How about $5 million? Or perhaps you can get by on less....

Joe Leoni of the Trenti Law Firm named Super Lawyer in 2019

VIRGINIA — Joe Leoni of Trenti Law Firm has been selected to the 2019 Minnesota Super Lawyers list. Because Leoni has demonstrated excellence in the practice of law, he is...

Focus on Veterans

On their way to better hearing health

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) of the United States announced this month that it is working to restore the sounds of life for VFW...

Governor Tim Walz engages landlords in ending veteran homelessness

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz recently met with local property owners and landlords to encourage them to participate in ending homelessness among Minnesota veterans. “Minnesota is...

Veterans’ backyard gets facelift

HIBBING – The backyard at the local veterans’ transitional home received quite the makeover in July. Volunteers from across the community volunteered time, materials, and...

Five regions done, five regions to go

Governor Tim Walz recently joined the River Valleys Continuum of Care (CoC) to announce the effective end of veteran homelessness in Southeast Minnesota, as determined...

Adding almost 25,000 members…

VFW members (l to r) Nick Lopez of VFW Post 6603, Tara Fajardo Arteaga of Post 735, Mary Spencer of Post 56, Chris Johnson of...

Jacquie Wittwer honored

 Jacquie Wittwer, junior vice president of the auxiliary to George and Mark Klobuchar VFW Post 4456 of Gilbert, was honored for her community service reporting...

Home & Garden Tips

Ways to protect your yard from deer

With more than 60 different species of deer worldwide, there’s...

Ways to identify, and avoid, poison ivy

Poison ivy is an unwelcome guest on many properties. Unfortunately,...

Tips on container gardening for beginners

 Gardening is a rewarding activity that gardening enthusiasts can’t wait...

Tips for making party hosting a breeze

 Entertaining can go smoothly by employing various strategies aimed at...

Pets

American Humane Hero Dog Awards nominees

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a continuation of the list of...

American Humane Hero Dog Awards nominees

Based on some 900,000 votes cast by animal lovers across...

Tips to make your home more cat-friendly

 Millions of people cannot imagine life at home without their...

Report suspected animal neglect or abuse

 Do you think your neighbor is beating his pet? Do...