Iron Range Dream Machines 18th annual Fuzzy Dice Cruise and Car Show



Cruise Night, 6 – 10 p.m., Friday, August 20 Car Show, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Saturday, August 21 Customs, classics, street rods, motorcycles and more. No entry fee or admission.   How it Started – It started with a phone call. Tim Lind called… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username […]

Calling all sales people: Stop talking and start selling!




 There comes a time when all good sales people must ask for the order and then shut-up! Even the most eloquent of sales pitches, with their seductive benefits and vivid word pictures of the advantages of owning a product must be brought to crit… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Business Bits




  As a business owner, you can’t go it alone. It is imperative to hire good staff, delegate work and empower your staff to make decisions. Be sure to have a consistent and thorough hiring process. Don’t just hire people to fill the … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Five Days of Horror on the Range

Actor, Filmmaker Collaborate on Indie Film


  I got a press release the other day from Mark Cray, an Aurora native and actor, who is collaborating with an award-winning independent filmmaker, Bobby Jones, to bring the production of a low-budget horror film to the Iron Range next summer. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Who Watches Horror Movies, and Why?




Now, I like some horror movies. I guess it started with my obsession in grade school with “Dark Shadows,” the black-and-white, after-school, low-budget television show featuring Barnabas Collins, vampire. While I took it all quite seriou… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Stanley: The man




  Because of the boom-and-bust economy of the 1950’s Iron Range, adolescent males were expected to bring in some money to help the family finances. When my neighbor, Louie, and I were made aware of our obligation, we decided to establish … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Clothes crisis follow-up




Two weeks ago I wrote a column about having a clothes crisis, a nightmarish shopping experience, and an inadequate wardrobe for a trip to C-town. (Chicago, not Chisholm.) Monday morning I got a call from a total stranger who told me she had two clos… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Jessica Foschi: National dressage competitor finds sport ‘addicting’



  VIRGINIA – When I heard Jessica Foschi of Virginia took 3rd place in the national 2010 USEF Dressage Seat Medal Final at Lamplight Equestrian Center in Wayne, Ill., last month, I said to myself, “What’s dressage?” It… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

FAL-CITY TO FARM TO FOREST



I lived and worked at North Wind Organic Farm in Bayfield, Wisconsin for the past four months. I’ve just arrived back home. Home has changed; new worlds exist within old ones, I think harder about everything, about every place and event that … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy for Life




 Hey there everybody! Is there anyone feeling like they should be at another point in their life? When growing up it was implanted in my brain that we were supposed to accomplish certain things by a certain age. Go to college, get your dream ca… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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