BABBITT — Ruby’s Pantry food distribution is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 22, from 10 – 11:30 a.m. at the Babbitt Municipal Center, located at 71 South Dr. in Babbitt. The distribution is sponsored by St. Pius X Catholic Church. A $20 cash donation buys an abundance of food. No income or residency guidelines apply. Bring two large boxes or baskets. […]
VIRGINIA — The Virginia Public Schools band program will be having its winter concert on Monday, Dec. 17, in Goodman Auditorium in Virginia. The concert will feature all band students from grades 6-12 in five bands, including grade 6 beginners, taught by Ms. Beth Collins. Each band will be presenting its finest musicianship in a wide variety of musical styles […]
BIWABIK — The Christmas Eve Candle Light Service will be held on Monday, Dec. 24, from 7 – 7:45 p.m. at the Covenant Church in Biwabik. The service will feature familiar hymns, reading of the Christmas story from Luke’s Gospel, and the passing of The Christ Flame. Covenant Church is located at 700 Vermilion Trail in Biwabik.
CHISHOLM — The public is invited to the Chisholm Baptist Church worship service on New Year’s Eve (Dec. 31) at 7 p.m. Supper will be served as participants reflect on the Lord’s many blessings throughout this past year. Chisholm Baptist Church is located directly behind the Iron Man Statue. For more information, call Erin McNeal, administrative assistant, at 218-254-3307 or […]
CHISHOLM — Christmas Eve services at Chisholm Baptist will be held on Monday, Dec. 24, at 3 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Each service will include Christmas carols, special music and a message from Pastor Dan titled “Peace on Earth.” Nursery care will be available during these services. Friends and family members are invited.
CHISHOLM — The public is invited to Chisholm Baptist Church on Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m. for the Children’s Christmas Program titled “The King and Me.” For more information, call the church office at 218-254-3307. Chisholm Baptist Church is located directly behind the Iron Man Statue.
EVELETH – Four Eveleth Campus faculty took part in robotic welding training conducted by Les Moore from Genesis Systems Group and IPG Company of Davenport, IA. The training was held on the Eveleth Campus on Nov. 29, and 30 and Dec. 6 and 7. The instructors were Randy Washenesky, Ryan Dall, Clayton Arens and Scott Norcia. The training will allow […]
Avett Henderson, age 4, is pictured with his first snowman of the season. “He ate the carrot nose a few days later,” said Idell Henderson of Virginia, Avett’s grandmother. Submitted photo.
BIWABIK – The Quarry at Giants Ridge was named to Golfweek’s list of “Best Resort Courses” in the recently released 2019 Ultimate Golf Guide. The annual list of the country’s 100 best resort courses is determined by Golfweek’s elite team of course raters, which currently boasts more than 850 evaluators. Each year, the raters survey more than 3,600 layouts, grading […]
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has committed to pursuing certification of 15,000 acres of croplands it owns and manages as part of a statewide effort to protect water quality. The effort falls under the Department of Agriculture’s Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program. Farmers and agricultural producers are certified for voluntarily managing their land in a way that conserves […]