Betty Jane Hendrickson



Betty Jane Hendrickson, 78, of Fayal Township passed away on Tuesday, December 08, 2015 at her home due to cancer. Betty was born in Gilbert, MN on October 29, 1937 to Delia and William Bodas. She graduated from Eveleth High School in 1955 and atten… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username […]

DNR extends EIS review period for PolyMet



In response to requests from Minnesotans, the Department of Natural Resources is extending the public comment period on the adequacy of the PolyMet final environmental impact statement (EIS). Comments will be accepted through 4:30 p.m. on Monday, De… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Children’s Christmas Wish Lists




 This year’s Christmas wish list writers are from Little Beginnings Preschool in Cook, North Woods School kindergarten, and second grades, and the kindergarten and first grade class of the Nett Lake Elementary School. Some of the kids wro… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Another sleepless night




 I can hear the soft, faint thudding of raindrops beating rhythmically against my window pane as I lay in my dark, cool room tucked snug into bed. Only three days into this week and I’m already exhausted, not to mention I have another lon… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Cardboard box city raises awareness and funds for less fortunate



IRYA students set up a cardboard box city near the Biwabik Park Pavilion as part of an effort to raise funds for and awareness about homelessness. Submitted photo.BIWABIK – Imagine paying for the opportunity to spend a night sleeping in a card… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Pet safety tips for the holidays

O Christmas tree, don’t hurt my pet

 Keeping your furry family members safe during the holidays can be a difficult task. There are the ornaments, plants, presents, lights – oh, and who could forget the Christmas tree (if do you decide to put one up this year)? Let’s t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Winter holiday plants NOT for pets



Animals will often chew plants to get some roughage. For dogs this is because they are omnivores and actually enjoy plant foods. Plant roughage can be a good source of vitamins and can be helpful for passing food through the intestines. Cats are str… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Visit the Giving Tree at Virginia Public Library



Pictured are the new children’s librarian at Virginia Public Library, Stephanie Wichlacz, (l.) with retiring children’s librarian, Dawn Heisel, along with two of the children who participated in the library’s tree-trimming party. A… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Barriers removed; access to care expanded

Dept. of Veterans Affairs

WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced a number of changes to make participation in the Veterans Choice Program easier and more convenient for veterans who need to use it. The move, which streamlines eligibility require… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

National Remembrance Ceremony, Dec. 12

2015 will be the busiest year ever for WreathsForTheFallen.org

With almost 500 additional interments at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in the last year the challenge for Wreaths- ForTheFallen.org to honor all our country’s fallen veterans is greater than ever. For a number of years WreathsForTheFallen.or… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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