Ellen L. Johnson



Ellen L. Johnson, 82, Cook, formerly of Greaney, passed away peacefully on Sunday morning at the Cook Community Hospital on September 21, 2014She was born Ellen Leona Rude in Cook on October 7, 1931, to Christopher and Gunhild (Larson) Rude. She gre… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Lorrayne A Hovila



Lorrayne A Hovila, 89, of Virginia, died Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at Essentia Health Virginia.  A Visitation will begin on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at Range Funeral Home, Virginia from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and will continue on Wednesday, Se… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Roy Alex Ahlstrand



Roy Alex Ahlstrand, 94, of Virginia MN, died on Tuesday morning, September 17, 2014 at Essentia Health – VCC in Virginia. He and his twin sister, Hilma, were born on March 23, 1920, to Axel and Hilma (Koski) Ahlstrand in Virginia MN.  He gradua… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Chili Cook-Off was huge success




Fortune Bay’s Chef Dan and Ruby took top awards in Most Creative and Overall Winner in the Professional Division of the Chili Cook-Off. Photo by Brenda Suihkonen.VIRGINIA -It was an absolutely perfect fall day in northern Minnesota, and Miners… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

They’ll knock your socks off!

MIND TREKKERS come to Virginia


A youngster experiences the excitement of electricity at a Michigan Tech Mind Trekkers Road Show event. Photo courtesy Mind Trekkers.VIRGINIA – Mind Trekkers will be coming to the Miners Memorial building in Virginia on October 3-4 for two days of e… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Engineering, Cool! Turning ideas into reality




Building bridges using friction only is a Mind Trekker Road Show activity. Photo courtesy Mind Trekkers.Three, two, one….FIRE! Launching into the sky is the rocket a student has built, bringing engineering to life. What better way to learn ab… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Range Engineering Council: Bringing STEM events to you




The “Dragon’s Breath” is a popular experiment with Mind Trekker attendees. Photo courtesy Mind Trekkers.HIBBING – There are many STEM-related organizations involved in various activities in northern Minnesota. One of them is the Ra… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Iron Range Radio Control Club promotes the hobby of model aviation




Ely students are preparing for buddy box training flights at the Babbitt flying field. Submitted photo.The Iron Range Radio Control Club, Inc. has been invited to participate in the upcoming Iron Range Mind Trekkers STEM Showcase event in Virginia. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

App available to the public

VA develops mobile application “Concussion Coach”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – To better meet the needs of Veterans and others who have suffered mild to moderate concussion associated with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has developed “Concussion Coach,&rdquo… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Programs offer innovative learning opportunities for Veterans



WASHINGTON, D.C. – Each year, more than 250,000 Servicemembers take off their uniform for the last time. And for those transitioning Veterans, among the first questions they ask is: What’s next? To help answer the “what’s nex… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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