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Event slated for Saturday, March 2; family activities planned

Annual Lake Vermilion Pond Hockey Championship returns


LAKE VERMILION – The annual Lake Vermilion Pond Hockey Championship returns to the ice Saturday, March 2, with some new winter activities bringing fun for the whole family. Once again, the event will be held in front of White Eagle Resort. This year, in addition to the hockey tournament, there will be opportunities to take a ride behind a sled […]

The children’s classic, Anne of Green Gables

A book club’s reading selection was unexpectedly delightful!


I grumbled when I picked up the book at the library. I had to read this classic novel for my book club. A classic! I don’t like to read classics; they are so often hoity toity with their fancy language. And not only a classic, but a children’s book. Double ugh! A classic children’s book that is very long—500 pages—and […]

Maps, trails and directions of writing



My dabbling in writing has been a journey without a map so to speak and it serves the practical purpose of filling in occasional dull moments in retirement that fall between fishing, hiking, fixing, traveling, skiing, visiting, hunting, building, boating, shooting… volunteering…and cleaning. Sorry, we’re going to have to slow down here—I’m almost sweating. It was during one of those […]

Annual AAUW Book Sale: It’s not your average book sale!



HIBBING – Need a book, or two, or a dozen or even a couple thousand? Well we will have more than 60,000 for sale at the annual AAUW Book Sale to be held at the National Guard Armory in Hibbing on Friday through Sunday, Feb. 8, 9 and 10! Every year, t… Please register for a free account or log […]


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