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NE MN celebrates record breaking campaign



 The United Way of Northeastern MN wrapped up their fundraising campaign with a record-breaking $1,424,716. They recently held their 44th Annual Meeting and Campaign Recognition Dinner with over 100 in attendance to celebrate the milestone. The… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Miners: On this anniversary, know the dignity of your calling

Mesabi’s Iron Ore discovered on November 16, 1890


On November 16, 1890 mining captain J.A. Nichols and a group of men found the elusive iron ore that the Merritt Brothers had been searching for since the late 1880s. The next day Nichols delivered 50 pounds of “rich, marvelous, 64 percent iron in h… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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