Charlotte Skibicki



Charlotte Skibicki, 81, passed away Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at Cornerstone Villa in Buhl. Charlotte Ivy Skibicki was born December 5, 1933 in Biwabik, MN to Victor and Irene (Lahti) Maki. She graduated from Biwabik High School and continued her … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me   […]

Ann King Whitecrow



 Ann King WhitecrowAnn King Whitecrow, 65, Nett Lake passed away on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at University Medical Center – Fairview in Minneapolis. She was born on June 30, 1950, in Nett Lake, to Melvin and Jennie (Roy) King. Ann loved to tra… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Gene W. Metsa



 Gene W. Metsa, 70, passed away Sunday, October 18, 2015 at St. Michaels Health and Rehab in Virginia. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, October 24, 2015 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Alango in Angora at 11:00 AM with visitation one … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Eldon Leroy “Frenchy” Powell



Memorial service for Eldon Leroy “Frenchy” Powell, 91, of Aurora will be 10 a.m. Friday, October 23, 2015 at the Faith Lutheran Church in Hoyt Lakes with Pastor Brendan Johnston officiating.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Frances Lucille Kucera



Memorial service for Frances Lucille Kucera, 88, of Hoyt Lakes will be 1 PM Thursday, October 22, 2015 at the Faith Lutheran Church in Hoyt Lakes with Pastor Brendan Johnston officiating.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Brake now:

The rest of the (vacation) story


Some of you may have read my story (Oct. 16 edition) about our recent vacation. It has been nagging at me that I didn’t have the space to include some of the aspects of our trip that make me laugh when I think back on them. So, just to lighten… Please register for a free account or log in below […]

Halloween musings

ZOMBIE apocalypse: Are you prepared?


 Zombies are fictional undead creatures created through the reanimation of human corpses that are commonly found in horror and fantasy works. Zombies are depicted as rising from the grave with rotting, pasty skin, searching for human flesh and … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Zombies: Roots in Haitian voodoo



 HTF Staff Writer From movies like George Romero’s Night of the Living Dead, released in 1968, to the television show The Walking Dead, zombies have become increasingly popular. Zombies are depicted as rising from the grave with rotting,… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Musical tricks and symphonic treats…




A Halloween decoration at American Bank in Mt. Iron. Photo by Cindy Kujala.VIRGINIA – All you ghosts and vampires, zombies and superheroes, ghouls, phantoms and even you normal people, here’s an invitation for you. If you don’t think “fun” and “orch… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Apocalypse survival kits

Get a kit, make a plan, be prepared


So what do you need to do before zombies… or hurricanes or pandemics, actually happen? First of all, you should have an emergency kit in your house. This includes things like water, food, and other supplies to get you through the first couple… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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