City of Mt. Iron notices



There will not be a meeting for the Planning and Zoning Commission on June 25, 2012. The regular meetings of the Mountain Iron Public Safety & Health Board scheduled for Wednesday, June 27, 2012 and Wednesday, July 25, 2012, have been cancelled… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Summer event guide in HTF!



Dear Readers, Our 2012 Summer/Fall What’s Up Event Guide for the Iron Range is inserted in today’s edition of Hometown Focus. Events are listed chronologically, by community. So wherever you are, you can see what major summer events are… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Local favorites Wuori Free Radio to play



VIRGINIA – The band Wuori Free Radio will be appearing at The 218 in downtown Virginia on Saturday, June 30. The band performs their original music which blends folk, rock, jazz and blues influences, well-crafted lyrics and exceptional vocal harmon… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALOME’S STARS



 ARIES (March 21 to April 19) Be prepared to face some challenges stirred up by an envious colleague. Your best defense is the Arian’s innate honesty. Stick with the truth, and you’ll come out ahead. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Your… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Singing Strings to perform at MDC



CHISHOLM – The Singing Strings will hold a reunion, “Mid Summer Magic,” on Sunday, June 24, from 1-4 p.m., at Minnesota Discovery Center. The program is presented by Evergreen School of Performing Arts, with Helina Leino-Pakola, USA, and Hilpi Leino… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Week 1 of SWOP in Virginia



VIRGINIA – This was the first week ever of SWOP (Summer Work Outreach Project) in Virginia. Besides one second year student, all of us, including staff, are brand new to the program. So, with our nerves on edge, we all met together for the first tim… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Clarius Health welcomes Charlene Haapala, MSW



VIRGINIA – Clarius Health, a Virginiabased provider of mental health evaluation and treatment, has hired Charlene Haapala as a Social Worker and psychotherapist. Ms. Haapala was raised on the Iron Range. She returns to the area after earning a Mast… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Stress-free summer dishes from a working mom



Garden Tomatoes.This week’s recipes are from HTF contributor Jen Olson Lehman of Virginia. Some of Jen’s recipes are like mine – lacking in perfect measurements and guided by instinct. They sound delicious and she even had pictures… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Sisterhood of War

The stories of 15 Minnesota nurse veterans

 More than 250,000 women served in the U.S. military during the Vietnam War. Approximately 7500 of them went to Vietnam, 6000 of them as nurses. “Sisterhood of War,” by author Kim Heikkila, tells the story of fifteen nurses from Min… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy FOR Life




 Good day to everyone! Holy blazing thunder and wetness as we continue on floating through the month of June! I hope the dampness isn’t putting you in downward spiraling mood. Embrace the abundance that the rain brings to our earth. Even … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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