Connie L. Maickelson



Connie L. Maickelson, 69, of Iron, died Thursday, March 20, 2014, at her residence surrounded by her family after a courageous fight with cancer. Memorial services will be held Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Faith United Lutheran Church at 11:00 AM. Vi… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Herbert Lee Latvala



Herbert Lee Latvala, 76, longtime resident of Nashwauk, died Sunday, March 23, 2014 at Grand Itasca Hospital in Grand Rapids. Per Herb’s request there will be a private family service at a later date. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Hib… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Leonard A. Niemi



Leonard A. Niemi, 86, of Virginia, died peacefully after a long battle with Lewy Body Parkinson’s Disease surrounded by family on Wednesday, March 19, 2014. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Our Saviors Lutheran Church at 1:0… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

TIME TO VENT ENOUGH ALREADY




“Guess I’ll take the other car,” said Amalia Spagnolo of Hibbing, MN, who sent HTF this picture on March 1 of 2014. Photo submitted.This morning it was 10 below 0 at our house. Officially, technically, it is the sixth day of spring… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

How we spent the wintery blast




 If it were not for piles of books, during this recent cold spell, my wife and I would be divorced or have killed each other! Some of you with only a TV may not have been that lucky. You see, we do not ice fish, snowmobile, downhill ski (or uph… Please register for a free account or log in below […]

Little Free Library needs carpenter to build a box




This is a Little Free Library box in the Adirondacks. This style would work nicely in our neck of the woods. If you’re interested in building a box like this for Tower/Soudan residents, contact the author. Photo submitted.The last blast of win… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Celebrate the veteran in your life

Annual poetry contest for Minnesota students

 ST. PAUL – In recognition of the Month of the Military Child and National Poetry Month in April, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) announced that he is hosting his third annual poetry contest for Minnesota students. The theme of this year&r… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

“Our nation is still at war”

VFW national commander testifies before Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – During testimony before a joint hearing of the Senate and House Veterans Affairs Committees on March 5th, the national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) expressed the organization’s deep concern over Amer… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Is your soil healthy? Find out at Earth Fest!




 You can learn about the health of your soil at this year’s Iron Range Earth Fest. Will Bomier, an Area Resource Conservationist with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), is presenting, “An Introduction to the Principl… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Don’t forget: Iron Range Home Show!



 Enjoy the indoor venue of the weekendlong Iron Range Home, Sport and Travel Show this weekend at the Miners Memorial Building in Virginia! With the winter-ish weather still lingering, what better to do that visit with friends – indoors! … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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