Mildred Schaefer



Mildred Schaefer, 97, of Eveleth died Thursday, January 12, 2012 at Edgewood Vista Memory Care Unit in Virginia.   She was born on December 18, 1914 to Daniel and Draga (Klasna) Delich in Korenica, Croatia. She immigrated along with her mo… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Sivia Ann Peterson



Sivia Ann Peterson, formerly of Tower, passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at the Grand Village Lodge in Grand Rapids, MN.    Funeral services will be held at 12:00, noon, on Friday, January 20, 2012, in the Immanuel Lutheran Church i… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Bernice G. Koistinen



Bernice G. Koistinen, 91, formerly of Zim, died Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at Sunnyside Health Care Center in Cloquet. A Gathering of Family and Friends will begin at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, January 21, 2012 at the McDavitt Town Hall. A priva… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Rita J. Fabish



Rita J. Fabish, 79, Mt. Iron, died Monday, January 16, 2012, surrounded by her family, at St. Michael’s Health and Rehabilitation Center. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, January 23, 2012 at 11:00 a.lm. at Holy Spirit Ca… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Keith Elton Robinson



Keith Elton Robinson, age 87, longtime resident of Hibbing, died Saturday, January 21, 2012 in Heritage Manor in Chisholm. He was born March 1, 1924 in South Minneapolis, MN, the son of Floyd and Margaret (Bussey) Robinson.   He attended … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Gary E. Peritz



Gary E. Peritz, 61, of Eveleth died Friday, January 20, 2012 at his home.   He was born on October 25, 1950 in Eveleth to Edwin P. and Helen R. (Leskar) Peritz. Gary graduated from Eveleth High School and joined the National Guard. He… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Thomas John “Tom” Falkowski



Thomas John “Tom” Falkowski, 62, of Virginia died on Monday, January 23, 2012 at his residence, surrounded by his loving family and friends. Tom bravely fought a rare disease called Amyloidosis AL. A memorial service will be held on… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Stella Bigo



Stella Bigo, age 61, longtime resident of Hibbing, died Sunday, January 22, 2012, in the Fairview University Medical Center – Mesabi. She was born October 12, 1950 in Grand Rapids, MN, the daughter of Mike and Dorothy (Pochucha) Bigo. She … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Laskiainen festival celebrates 75 years

Slide, saw, and sing during Shrovetide fling


A vipu-kelkka (whip sled).PALO – I took a ride out to Palo’s Loon Lake Community Center recently to chat with the folks preparing for the 2012 Laskiainen Sliding Festival coming up next weekend (February 4-5). Local historian Gerry Kangas gave… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

TONIC SOL FA



 Appearing Sunday, Feb. 5, at 1:30 p.m.Loon Lake Community Center, Palo, MN75th Annual Laskiainen(tonicsolfa.com) In their twelve years together, Tonic Sol-fa has established itself as the most in-demand vocal group in the Midwest, but also one… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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