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Paul J. Pozniak - Hometown Focus
Paul J. Pozniak, 63, of Cook, died Monday, October 27, 2014 at his residence. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, November 1, 2014 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church-Alango at 1:00 PM with visitation one hour prior. Burial will take place at Alango ...
Darlene J. Marinac - Hometown Focus
Darlene J. Marinac, age 83 of Hibbing died Thursday, October 23, 2014 in the Heritage Manor Health Care Center in Chisholm. She was born July 1, 1931 in Aldrich, MN the daughter of Edward and Anna (Brever) Stish and was a graduate of Chisholm High School ...
Alma G. Hummel - Hometown Focus
Alma G. Hummel, age 83 of Hibbing and formerly of Duluth and Mesa, AZ died Friday, October 24, 2014 in the Fairview Range Medical Center. She was born July 13, 1931 in Cohasset, MN the daughter of Wayne and Heide (Anderson) Brower, and attended school in ...
Darrell Hendrickson - Hometown Focus
Darrell Hendrickson, 77, of Eveleth, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 21, 2014. He was born on December 05, 1936 in Eveleth to Uno and Verna (Wilimaa) Hendrickson; grew up in Central Lakes and graduated from Cotton High School in 1956. He worked ...
Cory Scott Kozar - Hometown Focus
Cory Scott Kozar, age 49 of Aurora died Wednesday, October 22, 2014. He was born February 28, 1965 in Virginia, the son of Frank “Poncho” and Bea (Motti) Kozar. He lived in Virginia, Eveleth, Grand Rapids, and International Falls and graduated from ...
Sylvia E. Johnson - Hometown Focus
Sylvia E. Johnson, 80, of Parkville (Mt. Iron) Minnesota, died on Wednesday, October 22 nd, holding the hands of loved ones. A visitation will be on Saturday, October 25 th from 6-8pm at the Range Funeral Home in Virginia. A second visitation will be at ...
U.S. Capitol Christmas tree to make first stop at Itasca State Park - Hometown Focus
ITASCA STATE PARK – The 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas tree will make its first public appearance on its journey to Washington, D.C. on Sunday, Nov. 2, at Itasca State Park, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. The 60- to 80-foot-tall white ...
The Oak Ridge Boys to address mental health issues of veterans - Hometown Focus
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana – The American Legion and the Grammy Award-winning Oak Ridge Boys are uniting to raise awareness and support for needs of U.S. military veterans, including better detection and treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD ...
Candidate Statements - Hometown Focus
Buzz words are designed to be attention grabbing. The word “co-location” grabbed my attention earlier this year upon learning that the Virginia School Board was proposing to move Virginia High School to Mountain Iron. Once I heard about co-location, I ...
Messiah to celebrate ministry of Lay Pastoral Associate Dean Johnson - Hometown Focus
MT. IRON – Messiah Lutheran Church will celebrate Dean Johnson’s ministry as a commissioned Lay Pastoral Associate: Minister of Worship and Congregational History on Reformation Sunday, Oct.26, at the 10 a.m. worship service. Johnson will be the preacher.
Iron On The Range - Hometown Focus
Using a cupolette furnace, the artists will melt scrap iron then pour it into molds to produce cast iron sculpture. The pour will begin at noon, and continue until finished. On Sunday, Nov. 2, an exhibit of cast iron art will open at the Lyric Center for ...
EGHS presents: Twelve Angry Jurors - Hometown Focus
The play first aired in 1954 as Twelve Angry Men, a CBS teleplay written by Reginald Rose. The play’s most famous adaptation came three years later in the form of a motion picture produced by Rose, directed by Sidney Lumet, and starring Henry Fonda.
The history of Embarrass Township - Hometown Focus
This history of Embarrass Township was written by Richard Lamppa in 1966. Many of the notable incidents are from the records of Eino Norha collected in 1956 – 1966. It was published in the December, 1986, edition of Range History, The Mesabi Perspective ...
Gas pains; teen sleep and revising early school start times - Hometown Focus
Q: Sometimes I get excruciating gas pains. They usually go away after a little flatulence or going to the bathroom. What can I do to stop the agony? It always happens at the most inconvenient times! -- Scott S., Dallas A: Ouch! Those gut-wrenching ...
9-year-old’s birthday party held at Mesabi Humane Society - Hometown Focus
The party attendees did not come empty-handed. They made generous donations of cleaning supplies and pet food. The shelter personnel were excited to see so many junior volunteers and the furry friends at MHS loved all the attention. If you are interested ...