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Serving Northern St. Louis County, Minnesota

The award-winning Timberjay newspapers (including the Ely Timberjay, Tower-Soudan Timberjay and Cook-Orr Timberjay) are the most widely-read weekly newspapers in the North Country, serving communities throughout our region with local and regional news, opinion, sports, outdoors reporting, and much more. We also serve as the official newspaper for the City of Tower, the City of Ely and a number of area townships, including Vermilion Lake, Bearville, Leiding, Field, Embarrass and Kugler.

The Timberjay maintains an office in Tower at 414 Main Street, 218-753-2950. Stop in when you're in the area for a free copy of our GO Lake Country visitors guide or email us at

Email directory:

  • General:
  • Press Releases/Advertisements:
  • Jodi Summit:
  • Mickey White/Subscriptions:
  • Marshall Helmberger:
  • Scarlet Stone/Graphics:
  • Keith Vandervort/Ely Editor:
  • David Colburn/Cook-Orr Editor:

Office addresses:
Tower: The Tower-Soudan Timberjay, 414 Main St., PO Box 636, Tower, MN 55790. 218-753-2950

Ely: The Ely Timberjay, PO Box 718, Ely, MN 55731. 218-365-3114