Free dental care offered to patients in need



MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota Dental Association and the Minnesota Dental Foundation are bringing the Minnesota Mission of Mercy to northern Minnesota on Friday, July 17 and Saturday, July 18 to provide free dental care to children and adults wh… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Public input sought on Final EIS for Hwy. 53 relocation



DULUTH – The Minnesota Department of Transportation is seeking public input on the state Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Highway 53 relocation project from Virginia to Eveleth. The Final EIS describes the impacts of constructing t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Pioneer Aeronut

William Markoe and His Balloon

NiNETEENTH-century aeronauts making ready to ascend.The first aerial view of Minnesota was achieved on a clear day in September, 1857, when two men in a wicker basket suspended from a balloon gazed down on the frontier town of St. Paul. It struck th… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Becoming dreamers, explorers and adventurers




 Do you remember life as a child? Our lives were filled with wonder and awe. As children most of us were naturally dreamers, explorers and adventurers. We were driven by imagination. The ordinary things in our life became extraordinary. When yo… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Supreme Court ruling will not impact availability of tax credits on MNsure



ST. PAUL – King v. Burwell, a pending case before the United States Supreme Court, will have no impact in Minnesota, a result of the Minnesota legislature establishing MNsure as a state-based exchange. “Minnesotans can rest assured that … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Gardening series to focus on garden disease issues



MT. IRON – The July session of the monthly series “How Does Your Garden Grow?” will be held on Thursday, July 16, from 7 – 8 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church in Mt. Iron. The July session will focus on garden disease issues an… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SLC Board approves medical examiner contract



ST. LOUIS COUNTY – St. Louis County Commissioners have given unanimous approval to a contract with the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office for services beginning July 1, and to appoint Angelique Quinn Strobl, M.D. as the new St. Louis Coun… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Iron ore tie- dye and The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush




The 2015 Summer Art Program at Mesabi East. Pictured (top, l. to r.) are Josh VanDeHey, Anicka Stanek, instructor Sarah Douglas and student helper Alison Hamilton. Standing (left) Carl Levelwind and Hailey Ronning, with Kylie Saari (front). Standing… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Amusement Park Science

STEM campers learn speed and acceleration


STEM Camp participants display the rides they made using K’NEX next to their team’s poster board presentation on the last day of STEM Camp 2015. Pictured (l. to r.) are David Anderson, age 14 of Duluth; Audrey Ehling, age 12 of Rochester… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

NWFA celebrates student artists and writers



Student art is displayed at the Redwater Complex in Cook. All photos submitted.COOK – Northwoods Friends of the Arts in Cook celebrated 15 days in June with the annual Spring Art Expo celebration. Included in the events were a student art exhi… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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