Lawrence “Larry” Raymond Phillips



 Lawrence “Larry” Raymond Phillips, 69, of Cook, passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Duluth.  Larry was born on July 21, 1947 in Chicago, ILL the son of Raymond and Eleanor (Alt) Phillips. At the… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Lee Charles Schumacher



 Lee Charles Schumacher, 59, of Hibbing, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, July 29, 2016 in his home with his family by his side. He was born May 19, 1957 in Minneapolis, MN the son of Maynard and Lila (Price) Schumacher and was a 1975 g… Please register for a free account or log in below to […]

Bruce Mervin Lenka



Bruce Mervin Lenka, 80, of Britt, died Saturday, July 30, 2016 at his home.  He was born on September 28, 1935 in Cook to Froley and Mona (Balke) Lenka.  Bruce grew up in the Cook area and the Hibbing area and was a 1953 graduate of Cook H… Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]

Joseph “Joe” J. Frazee



Joseph “Joe” J. Frazee, 29, of Lakeville, MN, formerly of Tower, passed away unexpectedly, as the result of a tragic accident, on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at his home. He was born on February 5, 1987, in Ely, the son of Curt and Karen (James) Frazee. &… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

Lucille Adelaide Morgan



 Lucille Adelaide Morgan, 96, long time resident of Virginia, Lake Eshquaguma, and Sun City Center, FL, died Tuesday, August 2, 2016, with family at her side.  She was born October 2, 1919, in Superior, WI, the daughter of Fred and Carrie … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Hwy. 53 relocation/bridge construction update Overnight closures of Second Avenue began Aug. 2



The first steel girder for the Highway 53 relocation project was delivered to the base of the bridge over Rouchleau Pit on July 19. Photo courtesy of MN Dept. of Transportation.VIRGINIA, Minn. – Embankment work for the Highway 53 relocation pr… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

August: A month of fairs, festivals and family fun




The St. Louis County Fairgrounds are located immediately east of Minnesota Discovery Center on the south side of Highway 169 in Chisholm. Photo by Cindy Kujala.August is here and that means IT’S FAIR MONTH! From now through Labor Day, there ar… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Minnesota State Fair announces new attractions for 2016



Gophers Fairchild and his nephew Fairborne are the State Fair’s jovial, welcoming mascots. Photo courtesy of Minnesota State Fair.The Minnesota State Fair announced dozens of new attractions for the 2016 Great Minnesota Get-Together. The follo… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

County fairs: Itasca, Koochiching and St. Louis counties




AUGUST 10-14 132nd Annual St. Louis County Fair Chisholm, MN The Five Best Days of Summer GATE HOURS: Wednesday: 3–11 p.m. Thursday: 11 a.m.–11 p.m. Friday: 11 a.m.–midnight Saturday: 11 a.m.–midnight Sunday: 11 a.m.–5 … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Community festivals are plentiful in August




TALL TIMBER DAYS Grand Rapids, Aug. 5–7 Tall Timber Days was started by Dr. Lee Jess and a few other community members 35 years ago to celebrate the area’s rich logging history. The festival includes approximately 100 crafters, 18 food … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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