The 2017 eclipse: Who? What? Where? When? and How?



Diagram showing the Earth-sun-moon geometry of a total solar eclipse. Not to scale: If drawn to scale, the Moon would be 30 Earth diameters away. The sun would be 400 times that distance. Graphic courtesy of eclipse2017.nasa.gov.All of North… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Eclipse—January 24, 1925—was visible on the Iron Range




Check with local science museums, schools and astronomy clubs for eclipse glasses—or purchase an ISO 12312-2 compliant pair of these special shades. Graphic courtesy of eclipse2017.nasa.gov.On January 24, 1925, there was a solar eclipse which … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Following these simple rules, you can safely enjoy the solar eclipse



Looking directly at the sun is unsafe except during the brief total phase of a solar eclipse (“totality”), when the moon entirely blocks the sun’s bright face, which will happen only within the narrow path of totality. The only saf… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Wounded warriors empowered by camaraderie of ruck march



JACKSONVILLE, FL – Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) and partner Team RWB (Red, White & Blue) joined forces recently for a ruck march in Jacksonville Beach. The nearly five-mile hike took warriors on the sand among sunbathers and sea turtle n… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Minnesota National Guard may deploy to Southwest Asia



ROSEMOUNT, MN – More than 500 soldiers from the 34th Red Bull Infantry Division headquarters have been notified of a possible deployment to Southwest Asia beginning in the fall of 2018. “The Red Bulls maintain a high level of readiness, … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

VA staffing new White House hotline principally with veterans



WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced that the two-month pilot phase of the new White House VA hotline that began in June has demonstrated that veterans calling the hotline respond best when their calls are… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Remembering Aiti

Ladies of Kaleva Soinnuttaren Tupa #32


 Finnish Table Prayer Käy siunaamaan, Käy siunaamaan, Käy Jeesus Siunaamaan. Sun lapsesi, Sun lahjasi Käy Jeesus siunaamaan. Amen This week’s recipes were provided to me by the Ladies of Kaleva in Virginia. They were compiled in a book of coll… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Action taken against improper student loan debt collections



Minnesota Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman announced that his agency and regulators in four other states have reached a $500,000 joint settlement with two subsidiaries of iQor Holdings Inc. for improper debt collection practices, including making … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy for Life

Taking time for inspiration


 Hello one and all! It is still summer but the precious time seems fleeting through our fingertips. I recently picked up one of my father’s books, which was calling out to me. He loved quotes, and the book, Proverbs to Live By: Truths tha… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 354

Anniversary trip a success with carts piled high at Costco


 Greetings and Sallytations! I mentioned a few weeks back it was our third wedding anniversary and my husband had planned a surprise anniversary gift – a trip to Costco. I had fun teasing him about his gift but we finally made the trip t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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