Shelly Marie Ronchetti



Shelly Marie Ronchetti, age 57, longtime resident of Hibbing died Wednesday, August 1, 2012, in the Fairview University Medical Center – Mesabi.  She was born October 12, 1954, in Hibbing the daughter of Verlin and Jeannette (Aho) Westby. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Lowell J. Oseland



Lowell J. Oseland, 84, of rural Duluth, died Sunday, August 5th, 2012 at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center, Duluth, MN.  Visitation will begin on Friday, August 10th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with a time of sharing at 6:30 p.m. at Range Fun… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

John Joseph “Guba” Gobats



John Joseph “Guba” Gobats, age 65 of Lake Vermilion – Tower died Monday, August 6, 2012 in the St. Mary’s Medical Center Hospice in Duluth. He was born March 24th, 1947 in the Virginia Municipal Hospital the son of Joseph George and Delores Mae (Ros… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Gordon C. “Jack” Igo



Gordon C. “Jack” Igo passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 2, 2012 at Willow Wood Assisted Living in Eveleth, MN, with his children at his side.  Burial will be in Herbster, WI at a later date.  Arrangements are with Range Funeral Hom… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Minnesota Trivia



The Mall of America in Bloomington is the size of 78 football fields — 9.5 million square feet. Minnesota Inventions: Masking and Scotch tape, Wheaties cereal, Bisquick, HMOs, the bundt pan, Aveda beauty products, and Green Giant vegetables. The… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Dream Machines Club celebrates 20 years

Fuzzy Dice Car Cruise and Show August 17-18, 2012 Downtown Virginia


 VIRGINIA – They meet regularly, organize an annual car cruise and show, travel around the United States, and give to local charities. Their passion is the automobile – its restoration, preservation, and heritage. It’s a lifestyle t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

The historic Lyric Theater turns 100

Birthday bash includes tours of building


 VIRGINIA – A party to celebrate the 100th year of the historic Lyric building downtown Virginia will be hosted by the Lyric Center for the Arts on Thursday, Aug. 16 at the Chestnut Street building, from 5 – 9 p.m. The event will feature tour g… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

VA pledges $100 million for 42,000 homeless veterans



 In January, Veterans United chief writer Levi Newman reported that female veteran homelessness has nearly doubled since 2006. The Department of Veterans Affairs has just taken another step towards solving the problem of veteran homelessness. O… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

“Why Treaties Matter” exhibit coming to Bois Forte

Public reception with free admission on Friday, Aug. 17

TOWER – The nationally acclaimed exhibit, “Why Treaties Matter: Self-Government in the Dakota and Ojibwe Nations,” will travel to the Bois Forte Heritage Museum for a four-week run, beginning August 13. The exhibit – the resu… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

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 Hey, how’s YOUR garden growing? Ours is exploding! After an early scare due to cutworms which mowed down lettuce, tomatoes and other stuff, and needing to replant some things, our garden is doing mighty fine. Beans, anyone? It’s gr… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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