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COOK – Cook Hospital Administrator Al Vogt, who grew up in the tiny farm community of Glencoe, seemed destined for a career in medicine even though he first planned to pursue a degree in … more
ELY — Thirsty ice fishermen no longer have to leave the warmth of their shacks to replenish their beer and liquor supplies. Now, all they have to do is pick up their cell phones and call Ely Safe … more
ST. PAUL— The State Capitol buzzed with the noise of shuffling papers, clanging gavels, and the ongoing chatter of persuasive argument the weekend of Jan. 10. It seemed like a normal legislative … more
REGIONAL—Chilean mining giant Antofagasta completed its acquisition of Duluth Metals this week, gaining 100 percent ownership of the Twin Metals joint venture in the process. The deal was finalized … more
REGIONAL— Once-high-hopes for a steel mill employing 1,000 workers on the west end of the Mesabi Iron Range have faded, and now the prospect for a much-smaller project faces a new … more
ELY – The Ely City Council’s recent action to continue membership in the Range Association of Municipalities and Schools (RAMS) was reversed this week. Mayor Chuck Novak asked the council to … more
ELY - A new ecology center, called Northwoods Ecology Hall, is set to open in early June at the North American Bear Center in Ely. The new exhibit is located in the recently-completed addition to the … more
ELY - The Safe Harbor for Sexually Exploited Youth legislative provisions are in the process of being implemented and Northeastern Minnesota is at the forefront of the effort. St. Louis County … more
REGIONAL—While milder weather is in the forecast for the next several days, last week’s cold snap sent the frost line plummeting, and that could soon be putting water lines and septic systems at … more
ELY— Area residents will have the chance to weigh in on the draft environmental impact report on the proposed Hwy. 169 reconstruction during a public meeting set for Wednesday, Jan. 21, at … more
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