Kathleen Marie (Catellano) Gate



Kathleen Marie (Castellano) Gate, age 51, longtime resident of Keewatin died Tuesday, August 14, 2012 in Grand Itasca Hospital.  She was born September 26, 1960 in Grand Rapids, MN, the daughter of Paul and Beverly (Moore) Castellano.  She… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Betty Lou Schauer



Betty Lou Schauer, age 77 of Tower died unexpectedly, Wednesday, August 15, 2012 in her home. She was born November 17, 1934 in Park Rapids, MN the daughter of Barney and Iona (Dickson) Nelson. She married Adam Hoff and they lived in North Dakota. A… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Leslie W. Lehtonen



 Leslie W. Lehtonen, 51, of St. Paul, MN, formerly of Virginia, MN, died on Monday, August 20, 2012, at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, MN following a motorcycle accident.  Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 24th at 11:00 a.m. a… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Robert “Bob” H. Elsner



 Robert “Bob” H. Elsner, 84, of Parkville, passed away on Monday, August 20, 2012 at his home in Edgewood Vista in Virginia, MN, after a long struggle with alzheimers.  He passed away peacefully with his family at his side.  Memorial … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

An army of two SAVING NASHWAUK FROM THE COMMIES




 It was the 1950’s. There were communists everywhere. Senator Joe McCarthy’s rantings about communists had everyone in Nashwauk frightened. There were even rumors that two or three of the people in Nashwauk were communists. It was s… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

A homerun for financial literacy

Quinn Muhich of Eveleth wins essay contest


Quinn Muhich and his dad, Mark, at the Twins game.Eveleth 5th grader Quinn Muhich was recently named the winner of the Hit a Homerun for Financial Literacy Contest, a statewide essay contest sponsored by Governor Mark Dayton, the Minnesota Departmen… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Wreaths for fallen veterans available



 LITTLE FALLS – The latest report from the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery indicates Wreaths- ForTheFallen.org will have to deliver and place several hundred more wreaths this year than they did last December. It all started in 2006 when fiv… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

ONE project

Vote for your favorite community photo

 VIRGINIA – Community members still have a week to vote for their three favorite photos in the ONE Year – ONE Camera – ONE Community contest. All 52 photos taken by local photographers are on exhibit at The First Stage Gallery at the Lyri… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SOMETHING FISHY: WALLEYE, TROUT, & GREAT LAKES SMOKED SALMON



 I’ve had a couple of great meals featuring fish this summer, mostly in the traditional style. This week’s recipes are a bit different and were found on the Visit Minnesota website at www.minnesota-visitor.com. Hope you enjoy! &ndas… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Here we are and here we go!




 Another fabulous week in the Northland – are you feeling those fall vibrations? This weekend I will be embarking upon a family reunion. It is definitely due since the last one we had was over 20 years ago. So, once again, here’s to… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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