Area animal shelters benefit from Mighty Mutts fundraiser



Pictured (l. to r.) with the $6,000 donation from Mighty Mutts to Mesabi Humane Society in Virginia are Nicole Freeman, Mighty Mutts co-founder; Deanna Swenson, MHS executive director; Mary Stocco, MHS shelter manager; and Jennifer Baker, Mighty Mut… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Post-9/11 veterans indicate contributions of women in the military not understood



 According to a new comprehensive survey completed by Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), 85 percent of respondents feel the general public does not understand the contributions of women in the military. Further, a majority of wome… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Students, classes at Mesabi East Schools receive awards for patriotism



Mesabi East instructor Amanda Sands is shown (l. to r.) with students Lily Larson, Katy Niemi, Evan James, Jared Snetsinger and Shaylee Zahnow (Buddy Poppy coloring contest and POW-MIA poster contest winners), and VFW Auxiliary 8144 President Jean S… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Mighty Mutts has raised over $100,000 for area animal shelters




Mighty Mutts donated $500 to the Grand Rapids Dog Park. Pictured (l. to r.) are Kate Tarbuck, Mighty Mutts co-founder; Lory Warren, treasurer, and Bri Harper, co-secretary of the Grand Rapids Dog Park; and Nicole Freeman, Mighty Mutts co-founder. Su… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Spinach packs a healthy wallop



 Spinach has been billed as a super food since Popeye popped open a can for super strength in the 1930s. This leafy green vegetable won’t cause an instant transformation like Popeye’s, but it does pack a healthy wallop. Spinach offe… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Mesabi is Magic

Does customer service affect tourism?


 You know the answer: customer service – good, bad or indifferent – affects all of us. Does the Mesabi Iron Range have a customer service reputation? You bet we do. If a visitor to our area has a good customer service experience, then we have a… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Jaspar Lepak to perform at BoomTown



Jaspar LepakEVELETH – Seattlebased singer-songwriter Jaspar Lepak will perform an acoustic brunch at BoomTown Woodfire Bar & Grill in Eveleth on Sunday, June 19, from 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Lepak is best known for her bell-like voice an… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy for Life

Sweet summer memories


Me and mom in the kitchen at our cabin.Hello there June bugs as we slip into the excitement of summer while it gently seeps through our souls to satisfy our senses during this new season. It brings me back to school days ending and freedom beginning… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALLYWORLD WEEK 294

My advice to new graduates, for what it’s worth


 Greetings and Sallytations! Congratulations to all our high school and college graduates! What an exciting time of your life to begin your future. The world awaits. I’m sure you’ve all received a ton of advice from your teachers, school couns… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Safe disposal of unused medications; making smart choices while pregnant



 Q: My medicine chest is full of old prescriptions and unused over-the-counter medicines. I’ve heard warnings about keeping them around, but what’s the smart way to get rid of them? — Emalie G., Chicago A: Great question! Keeping … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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