Our Winter Solstice and Christmas feast is an act of love




Broccoli, cucumbers flowers and beans are a bit of the garden bounty at the Gawboy’s homestead in Kugler Township. Photo submitted.Editor’s note: When I want to know the best way to dry parsley leaves, I ask Becky Gawboy. If we have a bug infestatio… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password […]

Precious Paws Humane Society wants you to know

Be aware of the dangers of canine parvovirus (CPV)!


 Let’s talk about parvovirus (canine parvovirus). According to local veterinarians, parvo is making its way around our area. It is a deadly disease that can kill your dog. Precious Paws Humane Society of Chisholm recently had their first experi… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

What’s that (Advent) buzz?




 Do you remember the first time someone introduced a Conch shell to you? Of course they wanted you to notice its graceful gray cone-like exterior, opening to a shyly shimmery interior where the animal once curled. They wanted you to see that th… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Mesabi UU Church notice



VIRGINIA – Rev. Suzanne Wasilczuk will speak about darkness turning toward the light at this season of the year – Hanukkah, Solstice, Christmas, candlelight and starlight – and recognizing the light within ourselves at the Mesabi Unitarian Universal… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Ruby’s Pantry food distribution in Iron



IRON – The Ruby’s Pantry next food distribution in Iron, MN will be Wednesday, Dec. 17, from 4:30 – 6 p.m. at Clinton Town Hall, 8907 Hwy. 37. Anyone may participate and receive an abundance of grocery items. Registration begins at 3:30 … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Lessons and Carols at Gethsemane



VIRGINIA – Lessons and Carols, a festival of scripture and Christmas music, will be held on Sunday, Dec. 21, at 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Virginia. This event is rescheduled from an earlier date. Free will offer… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Homemade food gifts to consider during the holidays




 One of my favorite things about Christmas is the exchange of homemade food (or other) items. Many of our family members and friends make delicious food specialties. Our pantry will be filled with homemade honey, maple syrup, jams and jellies, … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

NWFA sponsors 3rd annual photography contest



COOK – Northwoods Friends of the Arts (NWFA) is sponsoring its third annual photo contest. The contest, which began on December 11, runs through Friday, Apr. 3, 2015. This year’s contest is an open classification for your favorite shot; … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy for Life

Our winter wonderland of hope and joy!


 Hallelujah and hello to everyone! Just a reminder during this holiday season to acknowledge and try to recognize our angels, who our here on earth that help us out and guide us during our daily ways. They are beautiful inspirations that help … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 217

Green bean casserole massacre prompts husband’s rebuttal


 Editor’s note: This week Sally’s husband Mark asked to write Sallyworld. Apparently, being thrown under the bus last week for his Thanksgiving green bean casserole fiasco didn’t sit well with him. And so, herein, Mark redeems… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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