Reynolds “Red” L. Christensen



Reynolds “Red” L. Christensen passed gently from this earth on Jul. 25, 2017 at the age of 103, from his Winter Springs, FL home, surrounded by family and friends.  The son of Linn R. Christensen and Jenny Moren was born on May 27, 1914 in Biwa… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. […]

Robert “Boz” Nenadich



Robert “Boz” Nenadich, 90, lifelong Chisholm resident, died on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at Heritage Manor Health Care Center in Chisholm.  He was born December 20, 1926, in Chisholm to Simo “Sam” Nenadich Sr. and Julka “Julia” (Mramor) Nenadic… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Vernon “Donnie” Donald Kompelien



 Vernon “Donnie” Donald Kompelien, 85, of Embarrass, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017 in his home near his loved ones.  He was born in Pinecreek MN, the son of Oluf and Anna (Knutson) Kompelien.  Referred to as Donnie dur… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Scott Donald Swanson



 Scott Donald Swanson, 58, of Chisholm and formerly of Hoyt Lakes, died Monday, Aug. 28, 2017 at his home.  He was born on July 14, 1959 to Donald and Emma (Aidezsek) Swanson in Ashland, WI.  Scott grew up in Hoyt Lakes and graduated … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Robert Edward Nisen



Robert Edward Nisen, 79, of Biwabik, died Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017 at Essentia Health – St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth, MN. Robert was born September 28, 1937 to Edward and Louise (Sever) Nisen.  He was a graduate of Biwabik High School, la… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

HCC to undergo an extensive “ rightsizing” remodeling project




Hibbing Community College is one of the country’s oldest two-year colleges. Photo by Cindy Kujala.HIBBING – Hibbing Community College (HCC)—like thousands of other colleges across the country—comes alive in the fall when students f… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Our community colleges: More than just higher education




This bronze monument on the grounds of HCC is titled “A legacy of learners.” It was created by artist Gareth Andrews. It is part of Minnesota’s art in public places and was sponsored by HCC in 2003. Photo by Cindy Kujala.HIBBING &n… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

We Are All Criminals is coming to ICC and HCC



GRAND RAPIDS/HIBBING – Itasca Community College and Hibbing Community College will host the organization “We Are All Criminals” in September with an exhibit and speaking events. A presentation by We Are All Criminals founder Emily … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Music offers cultural experience

Range of Voices choir welcomes community members


The community choir performs under the direction of Matt Krage. Photo submitted.VIRGINIA – The first rehearsal date for the Range of Voices community choir concert this season is Sunday, Sept. 10. Director Matt Krage will once again be at the helm a… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Queen City 1967 history unveiled

Virginia's Diamond Days time capsule opened after 50 years


The time capsule’s contents were displayed after its opening. Contents included newspapers, brochures, catalogs, and a photo of Dr. Cledo Brunetti’s inventions. Submitted photos.VIRGINIA – Time capsules fascinate me. They are such a unique met… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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