Free showing of film North Country on June 7



EVELETH – The 2015 Duluth Superior Film Festival will be held June 3 – 7 at multiple locations around Duluth, including Clyde Iron Works, Zinema 2, Teatro Zuccone, the Red Star Lounge and Zeitgeist Atrium. Various feature films and short… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

The Wilderness at Fortune Bay announces Chambers Bay Challenge



TOWER – The Wilderness at Fortune Bay, in partnership with Northbrook, Ill.-based KemperSports, announced the launch of the Chambers Bay Challenge. The Challenge will give players who play The Wilderness at Fortune Bay during the 2015 U.S. Ope… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Mining lessons for merit badges



 CHISHOLM – When Geologist Frank Pezzutto asked the dozen or so Boy Scouts what gypsum crystals are used for in our everyday life, all but one stood there in Minnesota Discovery Center’s Hall of Geology baffled. “Sheet rock,” … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

MN Power’s international project clears major hurdle



DULUTH — The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) on Thursday unanimously approved Minnesota Power’s request for a Certificate of Need (CN) for the 500-kilovolt Great Northern Transmission Line. The project is designed to bring r… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

MP Foundation grants benefit communities



The Minnesota Power Foundation distributes more than $1 million a year to organizations and individuals in Minnesota, Wisconsin and North Dakota that share its priorities in education, community enrichment and human services. Its grants and educatio… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Twin Metals donates $5,000 to food shelf



Twin Metals Minnesota donated $5,000 to the Ely Food Shelf during the March Give campaign. Pictured are James Devine, Ann Johnson, Nicole Hoffman Suellen Saak, Carol Orban of the Ely Food Shelf, Kevin Boerst, Cabin Totenhagen and Neil Smith. Twi… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

PolyMet explains their tailings basin design



HOYT LAKES – PolyMet has recently released a 2-part blog series and a YouTube video. The blog postings are in response to concerns about a disastrous tailings basin breach in British Columbia last year. In Part One they discuss how they will use an … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Culture in the wilderness

Edge Center for the Arts celebrates 10 years

The Edge Center for the Arts in Bigfork, MN.BIG FORK – It’s been 10 years since the Edge Center for the Arts opened in the small northern Minnesota city of Bigfork, population 463. But the cultural performances held at the impressive, 280-seat… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Cook’s vision comes to life



COOK – Tammy Palmer and Greg Burckhardt of the Cook Recreation Commission are pictured in front of the new Cook Community and Youth Center. It took five years of golf scrambles, pasty sales and chicken wing eating to raise enough funds, but a new Co… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Better signal timing, increased fine for texting while driving signed into law



ST. PAUL – Minnesota drivers will see better movement through traffic signals and will pay greater fines if caught texting while driving in the very near future. These two initiatives came out of a transportation funding and policy bill signed… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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