Marianne S. Swanson



Marianne S. Swanson, 84, of Mckinley and formerly of Makinen and Mankato, died peacefully in her sleep Thursday, October 6, 2016.  She was born June 11, 1932 in Sheldon, IA. She was united in marriage to Charles N. Swanson. Marianne was a homem… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

Rose Lucille (Kochaver) Maynard



Rose Lucille (Kochaver) Maynard, 84, of Forbes, died Thursday, October 6, 2016. Rose Lucille Maynard was born February 14, 1932 in Virginia to Theodore and Lillian (Sarkela) Kochaver. She grew up and attended school in Virginia as well. Rose was an … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

George Stuart Sponnick



 George Stuart Sponnick, 87, of Duluth, passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s in Duluth.  George was born in Duluth, MN on June 6, 1929 to Casper and Emily Sponnick. He grew up and attended school in Duluth. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

John Davis Anderson



 John Davis Anderson, 81, of Cook, passed away on Wednesday, October 5, 2016, at the Cook Care Center. He was born in southern Minnesota on November 2, 1934.  The family moved to Humboldt, IA, where he graduated from high school and was ac… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

John Leon Lanyk



John Leon Lanyk, Jr., 78, of Zim, passed away Saturday, October 8, 2016 in Duluth surrounded by his family after a lengthy illness. John Leon Lanyk was born August 31, 1938 in Iron Junction to John and Frances (Fischer) Lanyk. He grew up in Zim and … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

Mail order homes from a Sears and Roebuck catalog




The Sears and Roebuck home in Silverdale, currently owned by the Broten family. Photo by Kirsten Reichel.Are you in the market for a new hammock, a set of dishes, or perhaps that special pair of shoes? With use of the internet widely available, many… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Betty’s store and a history filled road trip




Betty’s store has a variety of items available for purchase. Photos by Kirsten Reichel.Silverdale, Rauch, Summerville and Bramble; what do these names have in common? They are all small communities that lie along the borderline of St. Louis an… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Business, development infrastructure, TEDF projects to be presented to IRRRB



Development infrastructure projects totaling $2.498 million to:EVELETH – The Iron Range Resources & Rehabilitation Board will consider support for development of a new aircraft parts manufacturing facility in Grand Rapids and infrastructur… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Questions about voting? Here are some answers



With Election Day less than four weeks away, public attention to voting is increasing, and with that comes questions – in particular about registering to vote and absentee voting. The St. Louis County Auditor’s Office is responsible for … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

NOV. 8 GENERAL ELECTION NOTICE!

Candidates invited to submit statements

 Candidates for all local elected offices, including school boards, are welcome to submit statements introducing themselves to the community, sharing their backgrounds, qualifications, and their reasons for running for office. All submissions s… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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