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Virginia, MN

Museum sets new hours

VIRGINIA — The Virginia Area Historical Society Heritage Museum welcomes visitors from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. every second Saturday of the month, or by appointment. The museum complex is located at 800 9th Ave. N. in Virginia's Olcott Park. Admission is by donation, tours are available, and the facility is accessible. If your group is larger than 8, please call ahead to schedule a tour 218-741-1136.
VIRGINIA, MN

Bois Forte convenience store project near Eveleth moves forward

EVELETH – A new convenience store and car wash – owned and operated by the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa – could soon be built near Highway 53 in Eveleth, according to the city’s Mayor Bob Vlaisavljevich. The project just off Highway 53 at Highway 37 and Station 44 Road will most likely be bid out later this year or early next spring. “They want to get going,’’ Vlaisavljevich said....
EVELETH, MN

Grief relief in an abandoned mine pit

Kari Kilen has found grief and stress relief in an unusual place. In a former Iron Range mine pit. Kilen, of rural Nashwauk, is closing in on 1,000 miles of hiking trails within the Redhead Mountain Bike Park at Minnesota Discovery Center in Chisholm. The mountain bike park is built within a string of former...
CHISHOLM, MN
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Park State Bank appoints Tom Bartovich as Northern Market President

MOUNTAIN IRON — Park State Bank recently announced the appointment of Tom Bartovich as Northern Market President. Bartovich most recently served as Vice President, Sr. Business Banker for the bank. His enthusiasm to deliver an exceptional level of service, along with his industry knowledge and ability to understand customer needs are keys to serving the bank’s clients. “Community banking is about relationships. I’m excited to lead an extremely talented team...
MOUNTAIN IRON, MN

African musician and dancer set to perform on Iron Range

IRON RANGE — Born in the village of Kokrobite on the west coast of Ghana, West Africa, Okaidja Afroso began singing a cappella songs as a young boy to pass the long days while working aboard fishing boats. He has not stopped singing since. The African musician and dancer — devoted to pursuing global harmony through diverse modes of expression — will bring his talents to the Iron Range for...
VIRGINIA, MN
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Leaders celebrate new meat processing facility at NERCC

A celebration at the Northeast Regional Corrections Center included meat processed right on-site. After all, the event marks the completion of the new meat processing facility. It’s been in the works for years, and was funded through bonding money requested over several sessions. Leaders from Arrowhead Regional Corrections joined...
DULUTH, MN
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Ely Echo

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF CONTRACT FOR DEED

1. Default has occurred in that Contract for Deed (“Contract11) executed and witnessed by a Notary Public on October 101h, 2018 in which BRYANT KRISTIANSON, A/K/A BRYANT N. KRISTIANSON, as seller. sold to JOSHUA ABELSON & BRANDIE SMITH, as purchasers. though never recorded. the real property in St. Louis County, Minnesota, described as follows:
ELY, MN
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Northwoods announces art/writing classes

“Watercolor Workshop” Thursday and Friday, Sept. 29 & 30, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. “Playing With Value, Texture and Design.” Another return engagement with Mary Beth Downs. "Nature Writing: Autumn in the North." Saturday, October 1, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with author Dy Anne Korda. These events are brought to you by NWFA, a non-profit membership arts organization supported by volunteers staffing an art gallery and workroom for twelve years displaying and selling art for about thirty artists year round. The gallery is located in Cook, MN at 210 S. River St.. See more information at the website WWW.NWFAMN.ORG, FaceBook and Instagram.
COOK, MN

Hibbing School District implements strategies to help kids

HIBBING — Measures taken by the Hibbing School District at the start of the 2021-2022 school year to help students catch up from two years of COVID appear to be paying off. The Hibbing School District performed above state average in math, reading and science, according to 2022 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment (MCA) test results. Still, statewide results for all schools and Hibbing’s results are below 2019 scores. ...
HIBBING, MN
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DULUTH, MN

Hibbing Renewable Energy Center re-fires biomass boiler

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HIBBING, MN
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Rapids gridders dismantle Hibbing, 63-0

MT. IRON — The Grand Rapids High School football team scored early and often Friday night as it completely dismantled the Hibbing Bluejackets 63-0 in action at Mountain Iron. The game was played in Mt. Iron because Cheever Field in Hibbing is under remodeling and was not available for use. The onslaught started right from the start as the Thunderhawks scored four touchdowns in the first quarter to lead 28-0....
HIBBING, MN

AAUW donates to Advocates for Family Peace

Sara Merfeld, right, American Association of University Women (AAUW) president, presents a donation of $400 to Megan Cummings, interim executive director of Advocates for Family Peace. The mission of Advocates for Family Peace is to end intimate partner violence. Services offered are free and confidential. Services include advocacy, intervention, and community outreach and education. For AAUW membership information or to donate books for the book sale, call 218-340-2639.
HIBBING, MN

Hunters 11 down Bluejackets in 4-0 decision

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DULUTH, MN
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