Editorials
Economic health |
Tourism in the region remained strong in spite of a late ice-out, a cool, rainy summer and a still recovering economy. As an industry, it may be the … READ MORE
Nursing homes |
Would you be willing to pay more taxes to keep a … READ MORE
What’s the plan? |
In 25 years of publishing a community newspaper, … READ MORE
Test scores in context |
It’s that time of year again that the results … READ MORE
Time to come clean |
The campaign finance report filed last Friday by … READ MORE
Successful Minnesota |
Minnesota Republicans face a challenge in their … READ MORE
School levies |
Legislation designed to level the playing field … READ MORE
School lunches |
A hot nutritious meal for schoolchildren provides … READ MORE
Tower’s harbor project |
It’s been a long, long time coming, but it … READ MORE
Cook’s senior meals |
Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency officials … READ MORE
Letters to the Editor
Our children are from Ely, too |
We were appalled to read Ely Mayor Ross … READ MORE
Quit censoring my comments |
Last week I sent my column to the Timberjay at … READ MORE
Eco-warriors now throwing rocks |
After reading last week’s letters to the … READ MORE
Time to rescue Ely from negativism |
What a difference a few weeks makes in Ely!  … READ MORE
Ely needs a mayor for everyone |
Over 50 years, I have seen Ely represented with … READ MORE
Mayor’s comments reflect poorly on Ely |
After reading Mayor Petersen’s vicious attack … READ MORE
Op/Eds
Election Day is coming and I disappointed the … |
Dang it, I’ve disappointed Joe Biden again this … READ MORE
Here’s what I know about our commissioner … |
With just over five weeks before the midterm … READ MORE
Should we view the wolf as a Prince Charming? Not … |
The wild wolf is often shown in the media as a … READ MORE
A little reported story...Obamacare is actually … |
One of the most significant domestic stories of … READ MORE
September brings the Harvest Moon, in more ways … |
September is a gentle month around here. The … READ MORE
Primary: No local DFL consensus on copper-nickel |
If Iron Range opponents of State Auditor Rebecca … READ MORE