John Gust Canelake



John Gust Canelake, 92, candymaker and lifelong resident of Virginia, Minnesota, died December 25, 2012, at Saint Mary’s Hospice in Duluth. John was born October 15, 1920 to Gust and Anna Canelake, immigrants from Greece. John was the youngest of fi… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Bob Reed of Pike Township:

BUILDER CAPENTER CABINET MAKER


 PIKE TOWNSHIP – Bob Reed has lived on Hill Road in Pike Township north of Virginia since 1948, two years after he and his bride, Ruth (Luhta) were married. They bought their homestead which included 40 acres, a small two-room house, and a barn… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Growing healthy communities

HTF’s next Focus on Health: Obesity

Dear Readers, We have extended the Hometown Focus on Health publication date to Friday, Jan. 25, 2013. We hope you will consider being a part of it – as a health care provider, organization, business or individual. The topic we are focusing … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Report reveals further reduction in veterans homelessness

VA also announces $300 million to expand homeless prevention program

 WASHINGTON – The Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently announced that a new national report shows that homelessness among Veterans has been reduced by approximately 7 percent between January 201… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Rabbit recipes to keep you warm (or chicken, grouse or pheasant)




Our neighbor has been raising rabbits for a few years. It started out innocently enough – a couple of bunnies for the grandchildren at Easter time – and has multiplied like, well, rabbits. A small barn has now been converted totally to the breeding … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

AEOA Newsletter JANUARY, 2013



 Rural Community Listening Session on Youth Homelessness The Minnesota Department of Human Services is hosting youth homelessness listening sessions throughout Minnesota’s rural communities. These sessions are sponsored by the Otto Breme… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy FOR Life




 Hello and Happy New Year! I can see that most of us made it through the predictions and the overwhelmingness of the past days and are still here are earth doing the best we can. Here’s hoping that all of the human-hustle hasn’t tak… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALLY WORLD: WEEK 118 HOLIDAY HANG-OVER, PANTY HOSE OF THE PAST, A SLIM AND TRIM NEW YEAR




 GREETINGS & SALLYTATIONS! Hello everyone. I hope this column has you all enjoying your new Keurigg coffee machines and finding a new part-time job to pay for the “k cups” to use for that coffee machine. True confessions, I cav… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

How to set and meet your goals and facebook facedowns



 Q: I’m getting desperate. I need to lose weight, but it never happens. I want to exercise, but I can’t seem to stay motivated. I want to be healthier. How can I get on track? — Katie P., Foxboro, Mass. A: Start simple, and don&rs… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

So, are you ready to de-stress?




 Whew! You made through another holiday season. There are no more gifts to buy, wrap and give away. No more food to prepare or house to clean and decorate. No more Christmas cards to mail. No more parties to attend and no more Christmas dessert… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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