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Joseph Gudel: Coming home to Eveleth



Joseph Gudel is pictured with his father John Gudely in the early 1950s. Submitted photo. My father was born in Eveleth. Shortly after his birth, the newly formed family moved to California. It was there that his brother was born. My grandmothe… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me […]

Healthy for Life

November brings us a time of recognitions and celebrations


 November greetings to everyone! The new month is here, bearing all its true colors for us to see—that is, if we choose to take a close look. There is much to absorb this month, so be sure to allow yourself time to step back, catch your breath a… Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]

SALLYWORLD:

Ready to start last year’s weight loss plan, Sally blasts off to Florida


 Greetings and Sallytations! It’s the last week of October. I made the foolish mistake of buying Halloween candy a month ago “just to be safe.” (Like there won’t be any candy to buy the week of the event.) So, I’m out replenishing the stash. I … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Final thoughts and memories of Finland

There was rye bread and berries, monuments and Moomins


Jody Rae’s daughters Chloe and Savannah are pictured at the Sibelius Monument. The monument, located in Finland’s capital city of Helsinki, is dedicated to the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius. Submitted photos.In my final article about my trip to Finl… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

CLOSE TO HOME

A favorite artist and pastime… together on the puzzle table


Jennifer and her daughter, Brooke, pose for a triumphant photo after the completion of “Fireside Companions.” Submitted photo. When I was a girl, my mother brought home a 1000-piece jigsaw puzzle. It was round, rather than rectangular, and featured a… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Midlife crisis or midlife confidence?

How to celebrate growing older during a transitional time


 I will never forget when I was approaching my 50th birthday. I had been dreading it for years, and it doesn’t help when you are approaching a milestone birthday and people keep reminding you that it’s coming! There was something overwhelming an… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Grown on the Range

How young farmers can acquire farmland and learn skills


The Lake Superior College Living Lab grows produce in 6,000 square feet of greenhouses. Submitted photos.Last week, I attended the Farmland Summit for Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin. It was put on by the Farmland Access Hub, a collective initiative of… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

SALOME’S STARS

 LEO (July 23 to August 22) It’s not too early for all you Leonas and Leos to start making longdistance travel plans. The sooner you stop procrastinating and start deciding where, when and how you’re going, the better. VIRGO (August 23 to Septem… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Out of the Blue



Columnist Brian Miller and his bride-to-be Bethany before their wedding last December at the World’s Largest Authentic Hockey Stick in Eveleth. Photo by Justin Kunnari.Eveleth’s not bad ya know, far as small towns go. People are usually nice; traffic… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Grown on the Range

Peterson’s Berry Farm began south of Eveleth in the 1890s


Mark Peterson runs the farm his grandfather started in the late 1800s. Submitted photos.The farm spans both sides of Highway 53 and borders on several lakes. It eventually covered 400 acres with vegetables, fruits, cattle, hay, chickens, pigs, and ru… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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