Steve M. Kerzie

Steve M. Kerzie, 97, of Gilbert, died Sunday, May 27, 2018 at St. Michael’s Health and Rehab in Virginia. He was born September 11, 1920 in Chisholm, MN to Johan and Angela (Lonchar) Kerzie.  He was a 1938 graduate of Chisholm High School and later a… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. […]

Rebecca Beverley Patton

Rebecca Beverley Patton, 70, died May 26, 2018, in Hibbing, MN, from Lymphoma B which she had been battling for the past year. She was born June 9, 1947, in Richmond, VA, and was descended from John Rolfe and Pocahontas, whose Christian name was Rebe… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Corrina “Bobo” Day-Earley

Corrina “Bobo” Day-Earley, 26, began her Journey on May 22, 2018 to the Spirit World. “Waabishke Banaishe Ikwe”. She was born December 31, 1991 in Everett, WA.  Corrina’s passion was cooking just like her beloved Grandma, Charlotte Day. Family and fr… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Patricia “Patty” Sue Karich

Patricia “Patty” Sue Karich, 73, passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Duluth.  Patty was born at the Soudan Hospital on June 14, 1944 to Roy and Cerie Peterson of Lake Vermilion, Tower. She grew up at Pike Bay Resort on Lake V… Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]

Tyler Jerome Birchem

Tyler Jerome Birchem, 30, of Virginia, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 in his home. He was born November 13, 1987 in Virginia, the son of Jerry and LaRae (Wiirre) Birchem. He was a graduate of Eveleth-Gilbert High School Class of 2006. T… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Janet Marie Rhein

Janet Marie Rhein, of Ely, passed away Friday, April 6, 2018 at Essentia Health in Virginia. Janet was born to Anton and Katherine Kramar. She graduated from Ely High School. On July 14, 1956, she was united in marriage to George Rhein. The couple ma… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Camp Esquagama holds memories for generations of campers



The historic main lodge is visible as campers enjoy evening bonfire-side activities. Photos submitted.As the sun sets to the west, the shores of Camp Esquagama in Gilbert come to life. The smell of smoke from a campfire with flames dancing along to t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Camp Hiawatha on Deer Lake, Camp Vermilion on Lake Vermilion

Voyageurs Lutheran Ministry serves thousands of campers


A week of camp opens the door to a whole new world of adventure and fun. “There is no app for this!” Submitted photos. Everywhere I go in northern Minnesota, I run into someone who has a camp story. Usually they tell me of the amazing place on the… Please register for a free account or log in below to […]

Cook’s Annual Timber Days Festival: Big fun in a small town



A large character created by local artists marches in the parade. Photos by Becky Smith.COOK – Timber Days 2018 is just days away. Festivities will begin on June 8 and continue on through June 10. A host of activities are planned and, for the Timber … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

K9s receive Paws of Courage awards

 The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world’s largest purebred dog registry and leading advocate for dogs, is proud to announce the recipients of the second set of 2018 AKC Paw of Courage awards to show appreciation for the working canines that … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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