Business Bits




Ever look at your Profit & Loss at the end of the year, see a nice profit, and wonder just where that profit went? In order to find it, you must look at your Balance Sheet. That profit could be tied up in Accounts Receivable, Inventory or Fixed … Please register for a free account or log in below to […]

You Are the Navigator To Your Ultimate Destination




As the warm breezes of summer slowly yield to autumn and the eventual winds of winter I’m reminded how each new season brings new opportunity. The arrival of winter and summer are opportune times to reboot, reassess and perhaps even reinvent o… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

The Electras

'60s Ely Rock Band Inducted Into Hall of Fame


The Bulinski brothers of Ely, Bill, l., and Earl, r., talk about their 60s rock band, The Electras. The band will be inducted into the Mid-America Music Hall of Fame in Bloomington, MN, this weekend. Photo by Terry Jackson. Ely’s rock band the… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Live Music This Weekend

Friday Night: Duluth and Range bands at Mac’s


  Coming to Mac’s Bar in Mt. Iron on Friday, September 17 is Duluth musical heavyweights “Old Knifey and The Cutthroats.” Consisting of: Adam Depre (vocals, guitar), Caleb Anderson (keys, vocal, mouth harp, accordion) and Chri… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Live Music This Weekend

Saturday Night: “Rockin’ for Scholarships” concert at Goodman


Life has a way of turning corners, as we all know, with ups and downs, happy times, along with those not so happy. Losing my husband of 40 years was the most devastating experience. I thought my life was over. Leaving the hospital that day without J… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

Fortune Bay housekeepers garner the gold




Maneuvering the Obstacle Course during the Housekeeping Olympics. Photo by Cheyenne Denny. MT. IRON – It was a cold and windy early fall Monday, but there was excitement in the air at the Holiday Inn Express in Mt. Iron. The parking lot was quickly … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Living in ground zero’s backyard | PART 3

The anthrax attack


RON SMITH, SR. In the last two parts we discussed the first two weeks of the 9/11 events. Although the effects of the Anthrax attack were not discovered until later, the actual first mailing was on Sept 18, one week after the initial attack on Ame… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

DOUBT

Depending On Understanding Before Trusting

I enjoy talking to people on the street. When I sometimes ask them, “If Merriam Webster gave you the opportunity to define the word DOUBT, what would say?” people will often respond with, “Ah, unbelief.” Is DOUBT reduced t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

It’s for the residents

Building a foundation at St. Michael’s


  Having access to skilled nursing facilities is important in all communities. While everyone hopes to stay in their own home and remain independent, it is not always possible. Assisted-living facilities are the answer for many, but some people… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy for Life




 Good day everyone! It is truly an amazing time of the year, the color changes, the magnificent aromas, and the sky so exuberant with the sun and clouds doing a continuous battle over who’s going to take over. As we approach limited sun… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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