Delores Hanson Lager



Delores Hanson Lager, age 88, longtime resident of Virginia died Thursday, April 19, 2012 in the Virginia Regional Medical Center. She was born April 24, 1923, in Grand Rapids, MN, the daughter of Carl and Julia (Finsand) Hanson. Delores g… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Bruce Butler Barker



Bruce Butler Barker, age 82, longtime resident of Britt died Friday, April 20, 2012 in Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth. He was born February 14, 1930 in Superior, WI, the son of Purcell “Percy” and Ruth (Bu… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

James Roy Saranpaa



James Roy Saranpaa, 88, Orr passed away on Tuesday April 24 at Chris Jensen Nursing Home in Duluth. He was born on May 22, 1923 in Waasa Township, Embarrass to Victor Jacob and Lydia Katherine (Palomaki) Saranpaa.   He was united in m… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

no one does engineering like the range

Today: How the innovative Iron Range Engineering program was born Next week: The students, industry partners, and visionaries of IRE


U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar was a guest of Iron Range Engineering earlier this year. She learned about the program’s innovative learning model and spoke with IRE students about their projects. Pictured, l. to r.: Ron Ulseth, IRE co-director; Se… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Young minds learning math

= Easy as 1-2-3


 Did you know that when you play with your children they can be learning math as they grow? Young children are capable of learning such concepts as big and small, high and low, fast and slow, heavy and light. By teaching these concepts to your … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Minnesota Opera residency and “Opera for Everyone” Concert



Minnesota Opera is returning to the Iron Range for a residency with the Chisholm and Virginia Public Schools, East Range Choral Society and local arts organizations, which will culminate in a public concert of operatic favorites for the whole family… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Young People’s Concert: Music and art May 5



VIRGINIA Some people draw; some paint. Some write poetry; some write music. A tone poem is a musical composition that attempts to do all this: it shows you pictures through the medium of sound. It’s musical synesthesia, that confusion of the senses … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Zumba instructors to raise funds for MRC women athletes



A Zumbathon charity event is scheduled for Saturday, April 28, from noon until 4 p.m. in MRC’s gymnasium. Everyone is invited to participate in the fun. If you’ve never taken part in the Zumba craze before, this is your opportunity to tr… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Earth Fest was a blast




Earth Day is an important day to everyone, especially the people on the Iron Range. Many people attended Earth Fest, this past weekend, to do all the exciting activities and learn how to make the world a better place to live. Around 70 kids showed u… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Special license plates available for veterans



 ST. PAUL Special license plates for veterans are available from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. Veteran plates may be displayed on any passenger-class vehicle, 1-ton pickup, or self-propelled recreational vehicle, owned or jointly o… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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