Torrey Niles Wiebke



Torrey Niles Wiebke, 24, of St. Cloud, formerly of Makinen, MN, died May 14, 2013 in St. Cloud. A family service will be held Friday, May, 24 at 1PM at the Makinen Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Range Funeral Home in Virginia. To sign the onlin… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. […]

Dominic R. Cannata, Sr.



Dominic R. Cannata, Sr., 97, Hibbing, died Wed. May 22, 2013, in Chisholm, MN.  He was born Sept. 27, 1915 in Hibbing, the son of Louis and Concetta Cannata.  Dominic was a lifelong resident of Hibbing and was united in marriage to the lov… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Krista Marie White



Krista Marie White, 34, of Gilbert, died Monday, May 20, 2013.   Krista was born April 29, 1979, to Pat and Kathy (Fahey) White in Virginia. She had a deep love for nature and being outdoors. Krista especially loved hunting and spending time at… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Stephen J. Rabbers



Stephen J. Rabbers, 61, of Virginia, died on Friday, May 17, 2013, in Duluth.   He was born July 11, 1951, in Hibbing, the son of George and Arlene Rabbers. He was an Army veteran during the Vietnam War and then became a lab technician working … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

The Society of Forty Horses and Eight Men

La Societe des Quarante Hommes et Huit Chevaux


The national emblem for The Society of Forty Horses and Eight Men. Courtesy of the Forty and Eight Society.Editor’s note: See today’s History Section (p. 18) for stories about the 1947 Friendship Food Train the U.S. sent to France, and the 1949 Merc… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Fantastic summer line-up at B’nai Cultural Center



Paul D. “Dave” Wellstone, June 7 at B’nai. Photo submitted.VIRGINIA – The B’nai Abraham Museum and Cultural Center in Virginia, MN, announces its summer line-up of lectures, exhibits and musical performances. The center is lo… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Hypnotherapist announces new business, services




VIRGINIA – Theresa Babiracki of Virginia announces the start-up of her new business, Northland Hypnosis. For nearly 20 years Babiracki has worked in health care as an occupational therapy assistant in various settings. “I’ve obser… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Hibbing hosts Dylan Days this weekend



HIBBING – Bob Dylan’s Iron Range hometown is having its annual celebration of music and the arts this weekend. Visitors and musicians from all over the United States and world will gather May 24-26 to share original music, creative writi… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Memorial Day history

“We should guard their graves with sacred vigilance.”

 Three years after the Civil War ended, on May 5, 1868, the head of an organization of Union veterans — the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) — established Decoration Day as a time for the nation to decorate the graves of the war dea… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Hibbing Mountain Bike Club calls first meeting



HIBBING – The Hibbing Mountain Bike Club will hold its first planning and information-sharing meeting on Tuesday, May 28, at 6:30 p.m. at the Labor Headquarters in the Hibbing Memorial Building. Anyone interested in mountain biking is encourag… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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