Willmer Erwin Lehrke



Willmer Erwin Lehrke, age 91 of Wuori Township passed away peacefully Sunday, July 5, 2015 in the care of the Essentia East Range Hospice Team, and his wife by his side. He was born January 26, 1924 in Gibbon, MN the son of Frederick William and Ame… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

Little Free Libraries: Irresistible!




Angie Ulseth’s LFL in Grand Rapids, MN.I am an avowed bookaholic. So, when I read about the exploding Little Free Library movement and the boxes that are popping up in towns and cities across the U.S. (and the world), I was instantly enamored … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Iron Range Feed, Garden & Pet store readies for Grand Opening

Cooperative in Virginia


Charles Carter, l., and Shawn Lindula, manager, at the new feed store in Virginia.Our neighboring business on 6th Avenue North in Virginia, the former New London Warehouse, is under new ownership and they are readying for their Grand Opening on Satu… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

A flag burns in Brooklyn

American Legion, Citizens Flag Alliance disgusted by anarchist group’s demonstration

NEW YORK – American Legion National Commander Michael D. Helm and Citizens Flag Alliance (CFA) Chairman Richard Parker have news for members of Congress who resist support of a U.S. flag protection amendment on the grounds that no one burns fl… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

VA-led consortium launches brain bank for research on PTSD



WASHINGTON – A consortium led by the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has launched the first brain tissue biorepository (also known as a “brain bank”) – to support … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Veterans Career Fair – Wednesday, July 15



The Minnesota Veterans Employment Service invites all job-seeking Veterans to this “Veteran Friendly” employer event. Job opportunities and educational information will be available. Service providers with expert knowledge of Veterans se… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Ready / Set / Go

Share your running story HTF


I have noticed lately that running events are very popular. I’m not sure when this happened, but I feel like I haven’t been paying attention (and it isn’t because I’m busy running). Many of the running events are fundraisers… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Steps for introducing your cat to a new home



 Most cats are not big fans of change. If they could chose, they would prefer to stay where they’re already comfortable and settled in. But, at some point in their lives, most cats must move on to a new location. Making the transition as … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Blue-green algae: If in doubt, stay out



ST. PAUL – Temperatures are going up, and in Minnesota, many of us are cooling down at our favorite lakes. However, high temperatures combined with rainfall can create the conditions for harmful blue-green algae. This type of algae can harm pe… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Elaine Dickson Roxberg cancer benefit planned



BALKAN TOWNSHIP – A cancer benefit fundraiser for Elaine Dickson Roxberg will be held at the Balkan Community Center on Thursday, July 23, from 4 – 7 p.m. Roxberg has been diagnosed with kidney failure and stage 3 cervical cancer which h… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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