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Community Center Foundation ready to get to work
The Ely Community Center Foundation formally introduced itself to the Ely City Council this week in the hope of forging a cooperative spirit in transitioning the landmark from public to private ownership.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Deaths at 2 senior homes highlight sharp rise in abuse, neglect
Staff at two Minnesota homes for elderly people failed to provide adequate medical care and monitoring, resulting in the deaths of two residents, according to investigation reports released Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Health.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Draft feasibility study on Twin Metals forecasts profits
Study says Twin Metals mine proposal near Ely should be profitable, but analysts, wary of PolyMet's Hoyt Lakes experience, raise caution.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Pro-mining forces win battle, lose war in Otto challenge
Aaron J. Brown is an author and radio producer who teaches at Hibbing Community College.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Securing the U.S. Border: A day in the life of a border patrol agent
While the Border Patrol's mission is to stop terrorists from crossing into the U.S., agents are also tasked with stopping any illegal drug flow.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Jeepers, creepers - why'd they keep that peeper?
In May, St. Paul School District CEO Michelle Walker read a statement about the charges filed against former school custodian Walter J. Happel.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Mmm, Ice Cream
My sister's married name is Brown, so we had to get a photo of the Ice Cream Shop in Ely, MN.