Sergeant First Bradley Brian Lahti



 Sergeant First Class Bradley Brian Lahti, age 33 of Robbinsdale, MN died on December 11, 2012. He was born July 3, 1979 in Virginia, the son ofBrian C Lahti and Evelyn (Johnson) Lahti. He grew up in WuoriTownship, rural Virginia and spent his … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password […]

Mayme A. Coombe



Mayme A. Coombe, 94, of Eveleth died Thursday, December 13, 2012 at her home.She was born on January 17, 1918 to Jacob and Mary (Lukanc) Semich in Eveleth.   Mayme was a graduate of Eveleth High School in 1935.  On July 8, 1939 she wa… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Kathryn L. Roswold



Kathryn L. Roswold, 89, went to be with her Lord and Savior on, December 14th at Edgewood Vista.  A Memorial Service will be scheduled at a later date. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia.  Online guestbook at www.rangefun… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

John Forest Sweet



John Forest Sweet, age 85, longtime resident of Hibbing and Tower, diedMonday, December 17, 2012, in Diamond Willow assisted living in Mt.Iron.  He was born June 29, 1927 in Evanston, IL, the son of John W.and Harriet (Hopkins) Sweet.  Joh… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

The i-carnation of God

(a cyber Christmas musing)


 I could throw statistics around and you might be impressed, but you already have stories of your own. Here are a couple of mine. Story one. This October I attended the convocation and class reunion at my divinity school out east. My fellow cl… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Awaiting Decembers PROMISE




 Looking out the kitchen window, thereis not a lot of activity going on at thebird feeder, as a very light snow siftsearthward. A fl urry of chickadees darts offat the approach of the little red squirrelwho is caught up in the act of obeyingsom… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

The Christmas story:

SIMPLICITY AND TRANSCENDENCE


 There are two things I feel compelled to confess this time of year: 1) I love Christmas more than anyone I know. It is truly a season of peace and joy for me, to the extent that if I am having a bad day in July, I will reach for Christmas mus… Please register for a free account or log […]

Joining forces with the immortal guardians

The innocence of childhood is worth protecting


 I’m not a movie reviewer, but I did take an Art of the Film class at Mesabi Range College a couple of years back. That class taught critical analysis and evaluation skills with an eye toward understanding and appreciating serious films. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

‘Tis the Season

What is it we need?


 Holidays take on different meanings as we go through the different seasons of our own lives. Parents depart, fledglings leave the nest, and the family structure changes. In the midst of change, we must define our personal relationship to the s… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Focus on Veterans

A Marine’s Christmas Poem

 ‘Twas the night before Christmas, He lived all alone, In a one bedroom house Made of plaster and stone. I had come down the chimney With presents to give, And to see just who In this home did live. I looked all about, A strange sight I d… Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]


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