Slide the City water party, family event returns to Chisholm on July 14

Tickets are available now at area businesses for Chisholm’s Slide the City event. In 2017, over 5,000 people participated in this unique, family-friendly water party. Submitted photos.CHISHOLM – Slide the City, the family friendly slip and slide wate… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Make a difference: Offer a helping hand to vets

Let veterans in your community know they are appreciated.Millions of men and women serve in the military and make the sacrifices that such service requires. Risking their lives to serve their countries, veterans sometimes endure mental and physical t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Support veterans by donating your vehicle

The VFW Foundation’s vehicle donation program allows a hassle-free way of helping fund VFW’s services and programs by donating any vehicle, such as a car, truck, motorcycle, trailer or boat. VFW Foundation Manager Richard Freiburghouse said 80 percen… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

American Legion convention to be held in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS – The American Legion hosts its national convention in a different city each year and welcomes to it a large number of attendees. This year’s 100th National Convention will be held August 24 – 30, at the Minneapolis Convention Center, 130… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Refreshing beverages to tantalize the taste buds



 What better way to cool off on a hot summer day than with a tasty cold beverage (or a jump in the lake)! Here are some refreshing drink recipes – some with alcohol others without – that I found on www.allrecipes.com. These were some of the more… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

New public space to enhance downtown Cook with Wi-Fi, more

A way-finding path and more will connect to an existing gazebo in Cook’s city park. Photo by Kirsten Reichel.COOK – A new outdoor patio and way-finding path lined with benches, tables and trees will soon be added to Cook’s central downtown area on Ri… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy for Life

Living and breathing with July on the horizon


  Hello to everyone as summer is in full swing and we wind down to the end of June. Entering is the glorious month of July, hopefully, filled with spiritual enlightenment to guide us through greener pastures. You are what you absorb. Whether it is… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SENIOR LEGAL LINE: A legal question and answer line for seniors

June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month: What is elder abuse?

  DEAR SENIOR LEGAL LINE: June is Elder Abuse Awareness month. What is elder abuse, what are the risk factors that can lead to elder abuse, and how can I prevent it from happening to me or someone I love? Signed, Abigail DEAR ABIGAIL: … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Coach Tom’s Corner

A cautionary “tail” on digestion


Tom Duffy is the owner of Good Sports Fitness, a wellness, fitness and athletic conditioning business based in Babbitt, MN. He can be contacted at tom.duffy@gmx.com.T wo weeks post-op from a total knee replacement and I’m doing exceptionally well! Th… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Public reminder: Enjoy fireworks safely

With the Fourth of July just around the corner, the Virginia Fire Department would like to remind everyone to be safe when enjoying fireworks this year. According to the State Fire Marshal’s office, for the period from 2007-2016, there were approxima… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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