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Robert Louis Johnson - Hometown Focus
Robert Louis Johnson, 85, of Hibbing passed away surrounded by his family Saturday, August 16, 2014 at his residence. A memorial service will be held Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Wesley United Methodist Church in Hibbing at 1:00 p.m. with visitation ...
Duane E. Enger - Hometown Focus
Duane E. Enger, 80, of Virginia, died Sunday, August 17, 2014 at his residence. Duane was born April 5, 1934 in Hatton, ND to Fingar and Gertrude (Nelson) Enger. He is survived by 5 children: Michael (Debbie) Enger, Sherri (Edward) Powers, Patti (Keith ...
DHA omega-3s and periodontal disease; the benefits of telecommuting - Hometown Focus
Q: I’ve been diagnosed with periodontal disease. I want to reverse it ASAP, because I hear it leads to more problems than just tooth decay. What’s my next step? -- Kathy L., Eugene, Oregon A: You’re smart to want to get control of your oral health.
A day outing from Fenske Lake to Bass (Dried Up) Lake - Hometown Focus
Beginning when I was very young, my dad and I would head out for half day or whole day canoe trips exploring area lakes and rivers close to home. Eventually we extended our explorations to include the Echo Trail that runs from Ely to Buyck (a distance of ...
Plan ahead for fall blooms - Hometown Focus
August is the peak month for homegrown tomatoes, peppers, and onions. Pesky weeds need to be pulled and discarded before the seed heads send out next year’s problems. Mums and asters with their eye-popping colors should be planted soon. Pinch off old ...
Sally (and Mark’s) world - Hometown Focus
Everyone else was cheering, shouting, yee-hawing, whistling and jostling for the best view of the stage. Having been married later in life myself, not too long ago, the profundity of the event really touched me. It’s never too late for love! I was so, so ...
The power of stretching with massage - Hometown Focus
If you are a person who is active, stretching and massage might work very well for you. So what exactly do stretching and massage have in common? The most obvious is they both work with the muscles, having a positive effect on them, allowing the tissues to ...
Foundation forms to revitalize Ely Community Center - Hometown Focus
ELY – A group of Ely-area residents has been meeting to discuss the future of the historic Ely Community Center. The Community Center is a classic Art Moderne structure built in 1938 by the U.S. Public Works Administration. A new nonprofit foundation ...
The Entrepreneur Fund announces Joe Schulte selected as new Senior Business Developer - Hometown Focus
“We are excited to have Joe with us at the Entrepreneur Fund, he is a great addition to our business development team,” stated Shawn Wellnitz, CEO of the Entrepreneur Fund. “Joe is a talented individual that brings fantastic strategic and business ...
Ely Greenstone hosting photography show and sale - Hometown Focus
ELY – Ely Greenstone’s Captured by Ely Lenses photography show and sale will be held on Saturday, Aug. 16, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. If you’ve yearned to have a spectacular Northern Lights image or to capture the essence of the Boundary Waters, this ...