Creative job search workshops



The Minnesota WorkForce Center’s in Grand Rapids, Hibbing, and Virginia, will be holding free classes (a $16 value) with the best strategies to get hired in today’s world. Classes will take place from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday in … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Operating referendum meetings scheduled



GILBERT – Two informational meetings regarding the proposed operating referendum for the Eveleth-Gilbert Public School District have been scheduled. The first will be on Thursday, Sept. 8, at 7 p.m. in the Boardman Auditorium at the high school in E… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Hundreds turn out for Twin Metals in Ely




ELY – Support for non-ferrous mining overflowed in Ely Aug. 5 as Twin Metals Minnesota celebrated the completion of its area field headquarters in the city’s industrial park. The company’s new 8,800-square-foot structure overflowed with area residen… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Senior Legal Line: A question and answer line for Seniors

My husband’s income must now go towards a nursing home. How will I pay my household bills?

Dear Senior Legal Line: My husband recently entered a nursing home and he is not going to be able to return home. We do not have a lot of money, and I worry that I will not have enough income to pay for my household bills now that my husband is goin… Please register for a free account or log […]

Business Bits




When starting a business, it may be best to scale back your idea to the easiest, cheapest, most manageable option. After you prove your idea can work, financing for the whole idea may be easier obtain. Jennifer Pontinen is a Business Consultant with… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Greens!

Beautiful greens!

 We have an abundance of “greens” in our garden this time of year – kale, beet, Swiss chard, spinach, etc. They are so healthy and good for you, and taste great. You can dress them up a bit and serve as a side dish, or use the… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

Property tax benefit extended for disabled vets’ spouses



ST. PAUL – A property tax exclusion program has been extended to five years for the surviving spouses of Minnesota veterans with a permanent and total disability connected to their military service. “We hope this extended benefit will he… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Veterans employment services



HIBBING – One-on-one veterans employment services will be available at area Work Force Centers in Hibbing on Tuesdays, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and in Virginia on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Services will incl… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

GI Bill payment rates set to increase



Each year the Dept. of Veterans Affairs adjusts the monthly payment rate for the Montgomery GI Bill. The VA announced that the maximum monthly payment rate for full-time students will be increased about 3 percent — from of $1426 to $1473 &mdas… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Military Appreciation Day at the Minnesota Sate Fair



Active military and their families, retired military, and veterans receive an admission discount to the Minnesota State Fair on August 30 by presenting valid documentation of military service when purchasing a ticket at the gate. All ages (with doc… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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