Bereavement group to participate in candle lighting



VIRGINIA – The Iron Range Chapter of The Compassionate Friends is participating in a worldwide candle lighting event on Sunday, Dec. 14. Candles will be lit at 7 p.m. in each time zone around the world to create a virtual wave of light for 24 … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. […]

AARP Smart Driver course offered at Mesabi Y



VIRGINIA – A 4-hour refresher AARP Smart Driver Course will be held at the Mesabi YMCA on Wednesday, Dec. 10, from 1 – 5 p.m. Cost of the course is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. To register, call the YMCA at 218-749-8020…. Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Lyric’s New Year’s Eve tradition

Murder mystery dinner theatre, and funding a legacy


Cast of this year’s murder mystery dinner theater, “Peace, Love…and Murder,” l. to r.: Jeff Gregg, Joan Kaurala, Jerry Newton, Kelly Sather, Skip Bol, Michelle Yurczyk, Ethan Allen. Photo submitted.VIRGINIA – Mid-September. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Focus on Veterans

American Legion Child Welfare Foundation awards $566,691 in grants

 INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The American Legion Child Welfare Foundation, in its 60th year, has awarded $566,691 to 18 non-profit organizations. These grants, determined during the annual meeting of the Board of Directors, held at the Sheraton Hotel … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Pearl Harbor



Remembrance Day ceremony ST. PAUL – The Pearl Harbor Survivors Association and Fort Snelling National Cemetery Memorial Rifle Squad will host a remembrance ceremony on Sunday, Dec. 7, at 9 a.m. to honor those who served and remember those who… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

From the desk of Susan Hoppe

Libraries are filled with great holiday gift ideas

VIRGINIA – It is nearly time for folks to panic. Little Johnny only wants a pair of skates, so he isn’t too difficult to buy for. Susy wants a sled, but your budget allows for a Radio Flyer, not a Polaris. Nellie wants a new storybook, but you… Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]

Pet food labeling: Two levels of regulation



 Pet food labeling is regulated at two levels. The federal regulations, enforced by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), establish standards applicable for all animal feeds: proper identification of product, net quantity statem… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Local artist exhibition at Virginia Public Library



Quilt by Betty Soderberg on display at the Virginia Public Library. Submitted photo.VIRGINIA – The Virginia Public Library and Going to Pieces Quilt Guild are collaborating. The library will host an exhibition of quilted works made by local ar… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Mountain Iron meeting notices



MT. IRON – The Mountain Iron Planning and Zoning Commission will meet on Monday, Dec. 8, at 6 p.m. in the Mountain Iron Room of the Mountain Iron Community Center. The Mountain Iron Library Board will meet on Wednesday, Dec. 10, at 4 p.m. The … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Santa photos at Five Seasons



EVELETH – The Laurentian H.O.G. Chapter 2392 is sponsoring a Take Your Picture with Santa on a Harley event at Five Seasons Sports in Eveleth on Saturday, Dec. 6, from 12 – 2 p.m. All ages are welcome to participate. To read more feature… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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