Serving Northern St. Louis County, Minnesota



JDL LANDSCAPING- Cook, MN. Call 218-666-2123 or 218-666-2990. We do tree removal, retaining walls, sod, pavers, shrubs, stump grinding, trenching, leveling, concrete, post hole augering, Bob Cat work and brush-hogging. Black dirt available. tfn


MINNESOTA’S LARGEST HALF-LOG SIDING- 8”, 10” and 12”. Hietala Lumber. 218-638-2848 1stwk


COMMERCIAL SPACE- NEWLY RENOVATED in the Timberjay building on Tower’s Main Street. Approx. 750 square feet on the main level, suitable for office space or retail. Separate Main Street entrance. For more information, call Jodi or Marshall at 218-753-2950 or stop by the Timberjay building.


WOLFLAND COMPUTERS- Web design by Dayna. New Computers, PC Repair and Data Recovery by Dave. 218-365-7500. tfn


20- TO 40-YARD ROLL-OFF boxes for clean-up, demo and garbage. Call 218-787-2377. Udovich Garbage Service. tfn


FIREWOOD FOR SALE- 8-cord loads . Birch $90/cord and Maple $95/cord. Cut & split firewood also available. 218-365-5056, leave a message. 9/26/v/c


DREAMWEAVER SALON & DAY SPA- Monday- Friday 8:30 - 6. Evenings and Saturdays by appointment. Hair salon, manicure, nail enhancement, pedicure, waxing, massage, facials and tanning. P.O. Box 386, 210 S. River St. Cook, MN 218-666-5594. tfn

LEANNE’S BEAUTY SALON, Tower- NOW LOCATED IN THE OLD TOWER CLINIC BLDG, 603 Main St. Open Mon-Fri. Call for an appointment. Formerly at The Beauty Nook. 753-8933 tfn

BARB’S CUTTING EDGE- for all your family haircare needs. 34 5th Ave., Soudan, at the corner of 5th & Jasper. Barb Thomas- owner/operator. 753-5900. tfn


ST. MARY’S HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE- Medicare-Certified. Comprehensive, personalized hospice services. 24 hours/day, 7 days/week availability. Bereave-ment follow-up for 1 year. Call the East Range Team at 749-7975 or 1-877-851-2213. Virgie Hegg Hospice Partners is a supporting partner of St. Mary’s East Range Hospice Team. tfn


BLUE CROSS, BLUE SHIELD and BLUE PLUS- Group and individual health coverage including Medicare supplements. Call Dane Francis, CIC, 666-2124 or 1-800-282-2124. tfn


VOYAGEUR LOG HOMES- manufactured in Orr, MN. Call or write: Russ Holman, owner, Orr, MN 55771. (218) 757-3108. eow/Rd


HOUSE FOR RENT- NICEST IN ELY: Hypo-allergenic, 3 bedroom, 1 bath, 1-stall garage, $675/mo. 218-365-7718. 9/5

SOUDAN HOUSE FOR RENT- 3 bedroom, 1-1/2 bath, Avail. Sept. 1. 218-753-6908 9/5p


TOWER HOME FOR SALE- 2 BR, fireplace, deck. Some repairs started. Flexible on terms. Motivated seller. $34,000. Jeff 218-780-8657 9/5p


Seeking a 2-3 BR apartment or small house to rent in or nearby Cook. References available upon request. Please call with information on monthly rent and utility costs. Call 218-666-2527 (days) or 218-757-3351 (evenings) and ask for Tom. tfn/nc


TOWER MINI STORAGE- Two sizes available. 1/4 mile from Lake Vermilion public access at Hoodoo Point. Call 753-5416. tfn

RICE BAY STORAGE- 5072 Mud Creek Rd. 10’x24’ secure units. Reasonable rates. 218-753-3231 or 218-780-7049 tfn

K&L SELF STORAGE: 10x24 and 10x33 units available starting as low as $50/mo. Ask about our special discounts. 3 mi north of Cook. Dave or Rob 218-430-6011 or 612-220-7101 tfn

RED ROCK STORAGE- Boats, Cars, Household Items. Ideal Location. Many sizes. Also Mobile Storage Containers delivered to your location. Call 218-753-2375. tfn

BUBBA’S MINI STORAGE- Self-storage units for rent. Multiple sizes available. 3/4 mile outside Cook on Hwy. 24. Now Offering Camper/Trailer size units. Call 666-5512 tfn


SANDY’S TRAVEL SERVICE- Prompt, friendly, full-service travel agency. 20 years experience. Independent AAA Agent. 218-753-2468 tfnv

COOL SITE WITH HOT DEALS- Google for best pricing on your next vacation package or hotel stay. rd


TWO 17 ft. Nova Craft canoes for sale: (1) Red Royalex Lite/ Brand New/$1,270; (1) Red Kevlar Spectra/with wood trim/ New / $2,390; Call Chris at 218-341-6379 or Kathy at 816/213-4357 tfn

PONTOON LIFT ON TRACKS for easy in and out. On Lake Vermilion. 612-716-0404 9/19


TOO BIG FOR GARAGE!- Moving Sale in Tower. Outboards, hunting, fishing, ammo, 2 shotguns, household, dishes/misc., Pfaltzgraff, kitchen, beds, pic frames, chairs/tables, lamps, small snowblower, much more. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 4 & 5, 7am-3pm. Rain or Shine. 801 North 3rd St., Tower, look for signs. 9/5p

MULTI-FAMILY YARD SALE- Sat., Sept. 5 & Sun., Sept. 6, 9am-3pm. Furniture, housewares, sporting goods, much more. 4 E. Boundary St., Ely (across from old Forest Service bldg). 9/5v

GARAGE SALE- Sat., Sept. 5 from 8- 12 noon and Sunday, Sept. 6 from 9-12 noon. 503 N. 3rd St., Tower. Bikes, tools, toys, tons more! 9/5p

GARAGE SALE- Saturday, Sept. 5, 9 a.m. - ?. Randall Johnson residence, 203 Alder St., Tower. Everything Goes!!!


JOB POSTING - Caretaker of the Heritage Park & Campground, Embarrass, MN. Responsibilities: Taking reservations, grounds-keeping and cleaning of buildings/facilities. For a more detailed description and application, please contact Town of Embarrass, Clerk’s Office at 218-984-2084. Office is located at 7503 Levander Rd, Embarrass. Deadline for applications is September 10, 2009 9/5


SELIGA CANOES WANTED: We’ll buy old Seligas in Good Shape. Turn your classic canoe into cash. Call Steve at 365-6745 tfn


MS SUPPORT GROUP- meets the second Friday of the month at 1 p.m. at the Babbitt Municipal Building, senior room. Open to all. For information contact Mary at 218-827-8327 tfn/nc

ORR AA and AL-ANON meet Tuesday, 8 pm, Holy Cross Catholic Church, Orr.

AL-ANON & ALATEEN 12-step study group. Tuesday noon at the Ely Presbyterian Church basement meeting room. More info, call Becky at 365-3175. tfn/nc

HIV/AIDS? For confidential compassionate local support call the Rural AIDS Action Network, toll-free 1-888-647-RAAN(7226). tfn

IF YOU THINK YOU HAVE A PROBLEM WITH DRUGS, give yourself a break. There is a way out with the help of other recovering addicts in Narcotics Anonymous. We have been there. For meeting or other information call 218-728-3199. (Narcotics Anonymous is a non-profit organization.) tfn/nc

CREDIT REPAIR SCAMS- “Credit problems? No problem!” No way. A poor credit history takes time to repair, no matter what anybody claims. The Federal Trade Commission says no company can remove accurate or timely information from your credit report. Learn more about managing credit and debt at A message from The Timberjay and the FTC.