William John “Bill” “Pooper” Poderzay



William John “Bill” “Pooper” Poderzay, age 60 of Mt. Iron died Saturday, May 5th in St. Luke’s Hospital. He was born October 18, 1951 in Virginia the son of Edward J. and Phyllis Ann (Kutcher) Poderzay. Bill was a 1971 … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

James David Aronen



James David Aronen, born Dec. 23, 1941, died April 26, 2012, after a valiant fight against mesothelioma. Jim was an extraordinary individual: kind, gentle, sensitive, intelligent, a person of great faith and capacity to love, a true Finnish Renaissa… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Terry Allan Martinson



Terry Allan Martinson, 68, of Mt. Iron, MN died peacefully surrounded by his family, on Monday, May 7, 2012 at Essentia Health-SMDC in Duluth. Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 11, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church in Mt. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Rhoda M. Yordy



Rhoda M. Yordy, 89, died peacefully in Hibbing, Minnesota on Saturday May 5th. A celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, May 12th, at 5 p.m. at the Hope Lutheran Community Church in Toivola on Arkola Rd. The burial service will be held at … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

A chainsaw for Mother’s Day: PERFECT!




Jean with her new chainsaw and the 10 lb. 2 oz. walleye she caught on Lac La Croix in 1985 on Memorial Day weekend, in the rain and snow. She can still hear her boat mates yelling, “Keep your rod tip up!” Photo by Mickey Mankus.   … Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]

Quintessential fishing: I’M SPOILED




My past fishing experiences have been incredible and, in a way, have spoiled me. It’s kind of like being raised by a French culinary artist and never having eaten less spectacular, but perfectly good food. This can be a problem. For me, fishin… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

NEW LIFE FOR OLCOTT PARK GREENHOUSE PART 2




VIRGINIA – This week’s Olcott Park Greenhouse coverage includes stories by Lindsay Engel and Dawn Trexel-Kroll. Both women are officers of Friends of the Greenhouse, a small but dedicated group of community members dedicated to the preservatio… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

GREENHOUSE FRIENDS INSPIRED BY OTHER’S COMMUNITY PROJECTS




 VIRGINIA – This week’s Olcott Park Green- The Friends of the Greenhouse are on a mission to breathe new life into the historic Olcott Park greenhouse. We are committed to the work of exploring and implementing sustainable social, economi… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Several state legislatives bills support veterans

Veteran-owned small business bids


ST. PAUL – A construction bid program that allows up to a 6 percent bid preference to veteran-owned small businesses would be expanded under a bill passed as amended by the House April 25. Sponsored by Rep. Bob Dettmer (RForest Lake) and Sen. Al DeK… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Several state legislatives bills support veterans

Private business vet preference


ST. PAUL – A private employer will be able to give veterans preference in hiring and promotion practices, effective Aug. 1, 2012. Rep. John Kriesel (R-Cottage Grove) and Sen. Ted Daley (R-Eagan) sponsored the new law, which makes the veteran’… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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