Sunday was a Chris-Craft kind of day on Lake Vermilion



 LAKE VERMILION – The Landing on Lake Vermilion played host to an unofficial end-of-summer boat show on Sunday, Sept. 3. The show was an event of the Antique and Classic Boat Society. This international organization, founded in New York i… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

First Covenant Church in Virginia set to install new pastor, hold open house on Sept. 10



Pastor Dennis AndersVIRGINIA – First Covenant Church of Virginia will install its 24th pastor, Reverend Dennis M. Anders, on Sunday, Sept. 10, at 9:30 a.m. with a celebration dinner to follow. In the afternoon, the church will host an open hou… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Blastomycosis: An issue for pets and people




 I am not a veterinarian, and certainly not an expert on blastomycosis (blasto), but I have experience with the fungal infection since we have had two dogs that have suffered through it. On July 21, 2006, our labrador Tater was diagnosed with b… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Catching an escaped pig is part of life as a farmer

Mr. Ed addresses a local Rotary Club (wearing bib overalls)


Draft Horse Field Day will be held at Mr. Ed’s Farm in Hibbing on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Admission is $5. Learn more at mredsfarm.com. Submitted photos.HIBBING – My dad would have been 99 years old on Aug. 13. He … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

VA motto for Suicide Prevention Month: Be There



WASHINGTON – The message from the Department of Veterans Affairs to the friends and families of veterans during Suicide Prevention Month is simple: Be There. “We know that in 2014, an average of 20 veterans a day died in this country fro… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

MN National Guard sends aviation assets to support hurricane relief efforts



 ST. PAUL – Governor Dayton has approved 11 soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s 34th Combat Aviation Brigade to support response efforts for Hurricane Harvey. The soldiers will depart today from St. Cloud via CH-47 Chinook … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

First Covenant Church of Virginia welcomes a new pastor and shares favorite recipes




First Covenant Church is located at 231 5th St. South in Virginia. The public is invited to attend an open house from 2 – 4 p.m. as the congregation welcomes their new pastor. Photo by Cindy Kujala.The First Covenant Church of Virginia will in… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy for Life

Some September provisions as we ease into a new season


 Hello everyone! It’s time for many to get back on track – whether it be behind the desk, the wheel or a ball – and try to be more flexible for whatever conditions may come your way. Here are a few suggestions that might help … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALLYWORLD: WEEK 356

An old table brings back some good memories


 Greetings and Sallytations! Happy September! The back-to-school pictures are flooding Facebook. It’s so fun to see the creativity of parents and teachers with the kids holding plaques stating their teacher’s name, grade, year, etc. It had me … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Using productive communication methods




 Communication is fundamental to our relationships with others. There are different types of communication styles: aggressive, assertive, and passive. There are also subtypes of communication styles such as passive-aggressive. The most effectiv… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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