Columns

Feel amazing and stronger: Energize by learning to say “no”

SALLYWORLD:

Take baby steps when working on lake projects together in the heat

MASSAGE FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Discover a few fun massage tidbits

Out of the Blue

SALOME’S STARS

Range History

Seattle’s Space Needle and the 1962 Century 21 Exposition

The Space Needle is an observation tower in Seattle, WA....

This month in Minnesota history

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

THIS MONTH IN MINNESOTA HISTORY

July 1 1922: A nationwide walkout by railroad shop craft...

Let’s go to the movies!

Maco and Granada theaters were once great places of fun

Hundreds of children were given free tickets to the December...

Lafayette Bliss: Pioneer Minnesota educator

Virginia schools superintendent oversaw a period of growth

Views of Virginia’s first Roosevelt School, which was open from...

Contributor

Celebrating Apollo 11’s 50th anniversary

Lake Trek Exploring the space of a cabin on a rainy summer day

Houston-Clear Lake: An amazing front seat to the race to the moon

Bootprint on the lunar surface

Hometown Recipes

Hometown Focus Recipes

Hometown Focus Recipes

Recipes

Obituaries

Marilyn K. Bray

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

Rosemarie Bolden

Rosemarie Bolden, age 74, of Hibbing and formerly of Germany,...

Patricia Lynn Kamunen

Patricia Lynn Kamunen, 68, of Eveleth, passed away on Friday,...

Richard Loren Skog

Richard Loren Skog, 78, of Hibbing, joined his Heavenly Father...

Daniel Thomas Stordahl

Daniel Thomas Stordahl, 63, of Punta Gorda, Florida, formerly of...

Donna Marie Mehle

Donna Marie Mehle, 67, of Hibbing, passed away Sunday, June...

Orlynn Keith Melbostad

Orlynn Keith Melbostad, 87, of Nashwauk passed away peacefully with...


Feature

The Apollo Lunar Module Eagle

The Apollo 11 Lunar Module Eagle, in a landing configuration,...

“Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed.”

AUTHOR’S NOTE: We all know the Neil Armstrong “one small...

The Ranger Space Shuttle: Paying homage to Apollo 11

Fifty years ago, we put a man on the moon....

Business

$1,500 Operation Helping Heroes donation made

VIRGINIA — COUNTRY Financial representative Erik Peterson announced the Virginia Fire Department as a 2019 recipient of a $1,500 COUNTRY Financial Operation Helping Heroes Donation. Peterson presented the donation to...

All-Minnesotan team: CBS 3 announces evening co-anchor

DULUTH — Anthony Matt will join Kristen Vake as coanchor of the CBS 3 News at 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. CBS 3 believes viewers bene.t when local news is...

Frandsen Bank & Trust named to MN Best Banks list

VIRGINIA — Frandsen Bank & Trust was recently named one of America’s Best Banks in Minnesota by Forbes magazine. Of the nearly 5,400 banks in the United States, only 149...

Local company plans to revive scram mining on West Range

WEST RANGE — A local company, led by a group of familiar Iron Range names, has successfully secured a portion of the assets of ERP Iron Ore with the hope...

Eveleth native sees need while teaching in the Dominican Republic

Cane fields line a bumpy road that leads to the small village of El Toro in the Dominican Republic, that is home to a small general store, a tire shop,...

Anthony Roland Jeffries chosen to lead district of Elks

Thousands of members of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the United States of America and guests gathered in St. Louis, MO, from June 30 to July 3...

Focus on Veterans

The American Legion Department of Minnesota honors local co-op

GRAND RAPIDS — Lake Country Power was recently presented the Employer of Veterans Award from The American Legion Department of Minnesota. The award was presented...

Bemidji, Montevideo and Preston seek to serve aging veterans

BEMIDJI — Aging veterans and other eligible family members from Bemidji, Montevideo and Preston, MN, and their surrounding regions, may have new options for residential...

VA Career Resource Fair is July 30

MINNEAPOLIS — Learn about the diverse career paths offered within the VA at the Minneapolis VA Career Resource Fair to be held on Tuesday, July...

On display weekends at the historic Tower Fire Hall

The “Salute to Servicewomen in the United States Military” exhibit is now on display weekends at the historic Tower Fire Hall, located next to the...

Itasca County Veterans History Project

Itasca County veteran Otto Kinnunen, Jr. is pictured in Europe in 1920 during World War I. Photo courtesy of Itasca County Historical Society.GRAND RAPIDS —...

13th annual Veterans Career Fair slated for July 24 in Brooklyn Center

BROOKLYN CENTER, MN — Minnesota Veterans Employment Services invites all veterans, active military members and their spouses to the 13th annual Veterans Career Fair on...

Home & Garden Tips

Hometown Focus Recipes

In addition to being National Baked Bean Month, Culinary Arts...

Various benefits of farm-to-table dining

Few things are more satisfying than biting into a fresh...

Steps to take when recycling household items

Recycling will play a vital role in the future of...

Why you need a hammock or hanging chair

 Sunny days and warm weather beckon us to the great...

Getting outdoors really is good for you

 People who live in regions where winters are cold often...

Standing water poses health threats

 Standing water is a common sight at many homes during...

Pets

The many dangers of pets ingesting pot

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed a bill making Illinois the...

Common health conditions that can affect dogs

Responsible dog owners ensure their four-legged friends are in good...

How to exercise dogs in extreme weather

Exercise is important for every member of a family, including...

Why it pays to use crates when house training puppies

As first-time dog owners learn shortly after bringing their puppies...

Recognizing signs of heat stroke in dogs

 Summer is a great time of year for people and...

Make barbecuing events safer for pets

 When the season for outdoor entertaining arrives, time spent in...