James Charles Stuntebeck

James Charles Stuntebeck, 82, of Buhl, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 22, 2019 at Westwood Assisted Living in Duluth.  James was born on May 13, 1937 in Hibbing to Albert and Edvina (Vorgert) Stuntebeck.  He grew up in Nashwauk and at age 17 … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username […]

Janice Mae Tuominen

Janice Mae Tuominen, 77, longtime resident of Hibbing died Friday, July 26, 2019, at Heritage Manor in Chisholm.  She was born January 9, 1942 in Fosston the daughter of Clarence and Bernice (Olson) Ekeberg.  She was a graduate of Fosston High School… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Michael “Farmer” Folman

Michael “Farmer” Folman, 65, of Pike Sandy, passed away on July 23, 2019 after a short battle with cancer. He was born February 25, 1954 in Virginia to Archie and Patty Folman.  At the age of 5 his classmates christened him with the nickname “Farmer”… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Peggy Ann (Irish) Salmi

Peggy Ann (Irish) Salmi, 73, of Hibbing, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019 at Guardian Angels in Hibbing. Peggy was born February 4, 1946 in Virginia to Herbert and Linnea (Carlson) Irish.  She graduated from Roosevelt High School in Virginia in 19… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Anna May Summers

Anna May Summers passed away peacefully Monday evening in the Essentia Health Care Hospital in Virginia.  Ann May was born on November 11, 1934 in Hibbing, the beloved daughter of William and Anna (Anderson) Wirkkula.  Anny May and her siblings, Will… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

2019-08-02 E-Edition

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Promoting police-community partnerships…

National Night Out events scheduled Aug. 6 across the Range


 National Night Out is an annual community building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. It will be celebrated on Tuesday, Aug. 6, across t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Smokey Bear’s 75th birthday is celebrated all over the U.S.

Smokey Bear’s 75th birthday is Aug. 9, 2019. The iconic fire prevention bear is famous around the world for saying: Only You Can Prevent Wildfires. (Ad Council artwork)There are icons and then there is Smokey Bear. Iconic mascots and images come and … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

August is county fair time!

Enjoy the fairs in Itasca, Koochiching and St. Louis counties

The Effie North Star Stampede is another fun, annual Northland event. The rodeo is always held the last full weekend of July, rain or shine, with performances Friday, Saturday and Sunday and a rodeo parade in “downtown” Effie on Saturday evening. Thi… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Rodeo time in Effie

Bulls, broncos, bareback and barrels

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