Essar ramps up construction



NASHWAUK – While recent news about price, demand and employment hasn’t been favorable for Iron Range mining operations, the largest mining construction project here during this century is nonetheless moving ahead, executives say. Essar S… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Youth Energy Summit (YES!) awards energy action projects



BRITT – Four teams participating in the Youth Energy Summit (YES!) presented their work on energy action projects to a panel of judges on May 11. The judges were Amanda Oja and Eric Alafita from Minnesota Power and Joy Ruedebusch from the Iron Range… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Take a kid fishing and fish free June 5-7



STATEWIDE – Minnesotans age 16 or older don’t need a fishing license to take a child age 15 or younger fishing on Friday, June 5, to Sunday, June 7, during Take a Kid Fishing Weekend. “This is an annual opportunity to introduce a child to fishing wi… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

Walmart U.S. announces new animal welfare positions



 BENTONVILLE, Ark. – Walmart U.S. and Sam’s Club U.S. announced new positions around animal welfare and the responsible use of antibiotics in farm animals, as a next step in continuously improving the sustainability of items it sell… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Minnesota’s Dislocated Worker Program

Free services available for those who are downsized or part of a large layoff

If you were part of a large layoff or your company downsized, you may be eligible for career development, job search, and other services. Workers who lose a job may need some help returning to work. Minnesota’s Dislocated Worker Program offers… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

AEOA begins ad campaign aimed at those who are laid off or facing unemployment



VIRGINIA – The Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency (AEOA) will launch a targeted, radio advertising campaign encouraging homeowners who have been laid off or who are unemployed to contact them for assistance if they think they will have trou… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Two free resume writing workshops offered



HIBBING/VIRGINIA – Whether you’re looking for work, creating your first resume, or have a resume that needs updating, these workshops will help. These free workshops will walk you through the resume development process to get you noticed… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Betty Crocker:

The story of the cooking icon


Portraits of Betty Crocker, 1936–1981. Photograph by the Cartwheel Company.For many Americans, the name Betty Crocker evokes an image of domestic perfection. From the often-reissued Betty Crocker Picture Cookbook to the iconic red spoon logo t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Gilbert library hosting author, handyman Spike Carlsen



GILBERT – Minnesota author and all around handyman Spike Carlsen will visit the Gilbert Public Library on Wednesday, June 3, at 5 p.m. Carlsen built a tree house at the age of 8, and has been swinging a hammer ever since. He worked as a carpen… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Lake Vermilion Guides League raffle winners announced



TOWER – The Lake Vermilion Guides League held the drawing for their 2015 Take a Veteran Fishing Day Raffle. Raffle winners were: • $500 first place: Russ• Weatman, Iron, MNWeatherby 12 gaugeshotgun: Jerry Herzog,• Aurora, MNRuge… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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