Steven D. Smith

Steven D. Smith, 76, of Iron, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at his residence. Steven Douglas Smith was born April 2, 1943 in Jetmore, KS to Maurice and Wava (Herrin) Smith. He was enlisted in the U.S. Army from 1967 to 1969. On October 17, 197… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

Karine Rose Carlson

Karine Rose Carlson, 82, of Nashwauk died Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at the Grand Village Lodge in Grand Rapids. She was born February 16, 1937 in Hibbing to William and Grace (Ferraro) Carlson. She was a lifelong resident of Nashwauk. She and David Carl… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Rose M. Chamberlin

Rose M. Chamberlin, 83, formerly of Babbitt, passed away, Thursday, August 1, 2019 at her home in Virginia. Rose was born on April 22, 1936 at the family farm in Clear Lake. She married Jack on May 15, 1953. Together they moved to Babbitt to raise th… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

2019-08-09 E-Edition

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The Great Minnesota Get-Together Aug. 22 – Sept. 2

New attractions aplenty at the 2019 Minnesota State Fair

Minnesota Corn Fairstalk. Greeting guests as they meander through the North End, this 24-foot-tall one-of-a-kind art installation celebrates Minnesota agriculture. Giant LED screens, displaying fun facts about corn and farming, food and the fair, are… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

It’s a story with a happy ending

1936 Buick Coupe finds its way back home to loving family


The old 1936 Buick was stored next to Steve Carron’s garage for a time after his neighbor Jack Westom gave it to Steve. When John (Jack’s son) was a very young boy, he would sit in the old Buick and pretend he was driving it. Submitted photos.A few y… Please register for a free account or log in below to […]

New St. Louis County deputy sheriffs, corrections officers take oath to serve

Sheriff Ross Litman administered the oath to five new deputies pictured (l. to r.): Christopher Anderson, Gavin Nichols, Dante Pettinari, Alexander Prouse and Christopher Ruberg. Submitted photos.ST. LOUIS COUNTY — Five new St. Louis County deputy sh… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Veterans’ backyard gets facelift

Community pitches in at UWNEMN/MACV transitional home

U.S. Steel Serve volunteers—a group of miners and veterans—are pictured at the UWNEMN/MACV transitional home. Volunteers were: Joel Kardell, David Toole, Ryan Weiss, Jarod Vitek, Chad Buus, Jason Croteau, Craig Platt, Robert Devyak and Ryan Ganyo.HIB… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

American Humane Hero Dog Awards nominees

 Based on some 900,000 votes cast by animal lovers across the country and a celebrity panel of dog lovers and experts, seven canines have been named finalists in the 2019 American Humane Hero Dog Awards®. The seven finalists will travel to Los A… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Hometown Focus Recipes

Scrumptious sampling of sandwiches


 August has been dubbed “National Sandwich Month,” thus the following sandwich recipes. I tried to find some “outside of the box” recipes since just about anything between two slices of bread makes a sandwich! Give them a try and maybe one of th… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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