State of the Union |
In Tuesday’s State of the Union address, a confident President Barack Obama cited the lowest unemployment rate since the 2008 crash, rising … READ MORE
Highway funding |
Everyone agrees on the urgent need to fix … READ MORE
Wolf ruling |
Residents of northern Minnesota are … READ MORE
Gifts we’d like to see in the New Year in the … |
Finding the perfect gift is a challenge every … READ MORE
Just fix the report |
An administrative law judge found merit in … READ MORE
Sound priorities |
A projected $1 billion surplus could provide more … READ MORE
Where’s the relief? |
Property tax reforms adopted by legislators … READ MORE
Shopping locally |
It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving … READ MORE
New energy in Orr |
The former Orr School could once again become the … READ MORE
Misunderstanding risk |
The inability of Americans to understand relative … READ MORE
Letters to the Editor
A well-funded public sector is needed |
With gasoline prices falling and our … READ MORE
We failed to learn the lessons of Vietnam |
2015 will be the year of a special anniversary … READ MORE
Wolf decision should prompt people to get … |
A federal district judge, without one shred of … READ MORE
Distractions keep the people divided |
Holiday seasons past remind us that long ago … READ MORE
Wanted posters might be better |
So the ISD 2142 School Board considered a … READ MORE
Ely lost one of its real characters in Mike … |
Mike Hillman, you had a full house at your … READ MORE
Results, more than anything, will get voters to … |
A fascinating new study by the Pew Research … READ MORE
Gray wolves listed again, for better or worse |
One of the more contentious issues of 2014, now … READ MORE
Mexican village exudes a cacophony of life |
We went to Mexico on vacation, and found a … READ MORE
Wishing everyone a peaceful Christmas |
President Obama’s decision to normalize … READ MORE
Mike Hillman played many roles in the town he … |
It didn’t take much to coax a story out of Mike … READ MORE
Here’s what optimism looks like in a small town |
An Ely friend once told me, “Whether you … READ MORE