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WINTON – Most people only see the Winton Hydroelectric Station on the Kawishiwi River from below on the Kawishiwi Falls trail or from a boat on Fall or Garden lake. But at the Ely Harvest Moon … more
REGIONAL – Gary Coyer, who owns Cabin O’ Pines Resort on Pelican Lake, had been searching for ways to make his business more green and to save on energy. He found his solution through an … more
ELY – In light of the City Council’s recent decision to seek more proposals for the future use of the Community Center, one option bears a closer look – residential units for seniors. First … more
TOWER-SOUDAN— Residents of these two small communities are still coming to grips with the tragic death of Kendra Folstad, a bright and enthusiastic 16-year-old girl, who died Friday, Sept. 5 from … more
TOWER – After flipping through the draft of the city’s 2015 preliminary budget and much discussion, Tower City Council agreed to raise the preliminary city tax levy by five percent for next … more
BASSWOOD LAKE— Yet another popular wilderness lake has been infested with invasive spiny waterfleas. According to the Department of Natural Resources, Basswood Lake is the latest confirmed case of … more
REGIONAL— Back-to-back severe winters may have been a challenge for northeastern Minnesota’s whitetail deer population, but it appears the difficult weather has improved survival of the … more
ELY— Officials with Twin Metals announced this week that the company is eliminating 16 positions—or just over a third of its workforce— with most of the job cuts coming at its Ely field office. … more
REGIONAL—Nearly two and half years after her death in a Virginia apartment, the family of Caroline Medicine-Chavez took a step toward justice when the man they’ve long suspected of killing … more
LAKE VERMILION- Even though many of the veterans were veteran fishermen, the day spent on the lake courtesy of the Lake Vermilion Guides League was one to remember. Even for an avid fisherman, … more