Airborne

advent 2010


 The first man next to me in the plane was younger than I, and taller – which was awkward for him, as we were sitting in the bulkhead (the first row in the economy class). After exchanging a few remarks about our seats, a conversation got… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. […]

Everyone knows my dog’s birthday




For three years, beginning in 1974, I had a Duluth News Tribune newspaper route in Biwabik that covered north Fourth and Fifth Avenues. My brother Andy also had a route which covered north Sixth Avenue. A person can learn a lot about a community by … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

BEWARE OF OLD DOGS

BEARING BAD TRICKS


 My granddad was an avid coon hunter. Any coon hunter knows that the best way to train a pup to hunt is to let it hunt with an old dog. The key to success lies in taking care to only let the pup hunt with the best adult dogs so it doesn’t… Please register for a free account or log […]

Business Bits




De-cluttering your desk will help de-clutter your mind and help you gain time. Act on requests immediately rather than letting papers or emails pile up. If it’s something you know you are never going to read – toss it! If it is important… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Ernie Mitchell’s TEN SECOND TIP

The Ten-Second Marketing Tip That Works

If you’ve got a good product a strong liberal guarantee will increase your sales. The number of refunds you get will be insignificant compared to the increase in sales revenue. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

HOMETOWN “Pet” Pourri

The right and wrong way to give a Christmas pet

 Is it ever a good idea to give a kitten or puppy as a holiday gift? Most experts wave the red flag at the idea of holiday pets, but it isn’t always a bad idea. Here are some things to keep in mind when thinking of gifting a new pet this … Please register for a free account or log […]

Mesabi Humane Society



Rascal is 8 year old Beagle! He is already neutered and is just waiting for a NEW family to come in and fall in love with him. If you’re looking for a Beagle stop in and adopt him today!… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

CONTENT CRITTERS



 Meet LEFTY & JACK We have two Jack Russell Terriers that came because they lost their home and they would each like to find another very special place. Jack is 6 years old and the father to Lefty 2 years old. Raised with lots of love these… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

The three ghosts of Christmases past




 Fortunately there are still people with us who can recall what Christmases were like for many families on the Iron Range during the 1940’s. I’m fortunate to have Aunt Elizabeth and Uncle George who clearly remember those days. Bas… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Appropriate for the Holidays



 Editor’s note: Local contributors have shared some more excellent recipes for the holidays, including an easy, sure-to-be-a-hit breakfast, some sweets, some appetizers, and the requisite Hot Buttered Rum! Enjoy! – Jean Peanut Butter Blos… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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