Alfred A. “Bud” Anscomb



 Alfred A. Anscomb, 88, Alango, passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2015, at Heritage Manor in Chisholm. He was born on June 2, 1926, on the family farm homestead in Angora, the son of Alfred and Gelina (Olson) Anscomb.   He grew up … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Jenny J. Pauley



 Jenny J. Pauley, 87, Orr, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2015, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Duluth. She was born Jenny Justina Johnson on April 14, 1928, the daughter of Oscar and Ida (Johnson) Johnson.  (Yes, Ida’s maiden name was Johnson.)&… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Dawn Marie Strong, “Makade-miiqwan-ikwe”



 Dawn Marie Strong, “Makade-miiqwan-ikwe”- meaning Black Feather Woman, 48, Nett Lake, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 9, 2015, at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth.  She was born on April 8, 1967, in Euclid, Ohio, to… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Kevin J. Nystrom



Kevin J. Nystrom, 63, of Eveleth, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2015 at Essentia Health Virginia Care Center. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, May 16, 2015 at Range Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. with visitation one hour prior. Pastor Donald Norr… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Michael B. Sherman



Michael B. Sherman, 62, passed away from his battle with cancer on Monday, May 11, 2015. A private service will be held at Range Funeral Home on Friday May 15, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for family and close friends. A celebration of his life will be held fo… Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]

Barbara Jane Muck



 Barbara Jane Muck, age 88 of Virginia and formerly of Mountain Iron died Sunday, May 10, 2015 in Essentia Miller-Dwan. She was born May 19, 1926 in Virginia the eldest daughter of John and Mathilda (Zutz) Busse, graduated from Virginia High Sc… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

OUR SPECIAL FISH OPENER

Picnics, fishy games, groundbreaking, fish fries and music


Dignitaries and officials at the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Lake Vermilion State Park. Included in the photo are, l. to r.: Tribal Chair Kevin Leecy, Speaker of the House Kurt Daudt, unidentified, Gov. Mark Dayton, unidentified, former Gov…. Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

A lawn mower and a limit of fish

Mother's Day/Fishng Opener special moments

This is one of Tammy’s favorite Mother’s Day photos with her daughter Jessica. Sweet! Tammy was elated with her new lawn mower for Mother’s Day. I told her not to feel bad since I once got a chainsaw for Mother’s Day!It was a succes… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

The truth about tackle




Author George Erickson, in his younger days. Note the tandem lure! Photo submitted.I once thought that pet owners were the nuttiest people on earth. They baby-talk to their animals; they buy them toys and treats, and the names they come up with are … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Volunteer drivers needed

New transportation service coming for area veterans

NORTHLAND – For Northland veterans in need of medical services, finding transportation to a Veterans Affairs (VA) facility can be a challenge. Now, a new cooperative program involving multiple veterans’ service organizations is in the wo… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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