1969 Chevrolet Corvette

original vintage advertisement

  Camaro SS, plus Rally Sport. Black grille. Undercover headlights with built-in water jets to clean them. Up to 325 hp on order. Sport Stripes Special hood. Power disc brakes. Seven-inch rims and wide oval tires made very obvious w… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Business Bits: Balance Sheet




  The Balance Sheet reflects all management decisions since the company’s inception. So, when you look at a balance sheet dated 12/31/xx, it is only a snapshot of what the company looked like on that day. The simple equation to remember t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

The dangers of harboring an old accent




 When I entered the first grade in the fall of 1950 I quickly learned that our teachers had little tolerance for the Southern Indiana dialect that my classmates and I brought from home. Perhaps their disdain for hillbilly folk speech was a resu… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Profile of an Iron Ranger: Chris Perry

Life through the camera lens


  “The perfect picture is about your artistic thinking. It is not about capturing the moment and being done with it. It is about what is in your head that you want to get across.” – Chris Perry   Chisholm native and profe… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

An unemployed Ranger tells his story



Editor’s note: The author of this piece requested anonymity in its publication, which I agreed to for obvious reasons.   – Jean Cole Someone on the Iron Range awakens to thunder. The Ranger looks out to greet what should be anothe… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

See some of the country’s finest fiddler’s at the…




 COTTON – The Town of Cotton will once again host the Minnesota State Old Time Fiddle Championship and Festival on August 6th and 7th. In its 29th year, it is considered one of the premier fiddle contests in the country and will bring people of… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

FIDDLE WORKSHOP



  Rob Randle, a member of the Kam Valley Fiddlers from the Thunder Bay area, will again be conducting a Fiddle Workshop on Saturday, August 7th. Last year’s workshop proved to be a huge success with positive comments from the participants… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

This is a picture of my family




This house was no longer ours.   When I woke in the morning dim with low, dry clouds, my young son and my younger daughter still asleep sideways in the big bed, the inescapable end was on everything. It was on the kitchen table and coffee press… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

Pop legends rockin’ for scholarships in Virginia

Marlene's miracles continue


  VIRGINIA – Last year’s John Kauppinen Law Enforcement Scholarship Benefit Concert was such a huge success that Bobby Vee is returning to Virginia with a great lineup of pop legends. The 2nd Annual John Kauppinen Law Enforcement Scholars… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Corporal Punishment in the 1950’s




Maybe you’ll remember the Iron Range schools of the 50’s; maybe not. And of course if you were a goody-two-shoes during your school days you were probably never exposed to the creative disciplinary techniques that existed in, at least, t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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