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AEOA - Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency, Inc. - Hometown Focus
Rockin’ for scholarships with Robby Vee - Hometown Focus
The scholarships we award each year are not only important to us as a family, but also to these performing artists. They love what they do, and sing from their ... These young men and women deserve our greatest respect for choosing a profession ...
GUS HAKALA - Hometown Focus
He was a baker’s helper that day, preparing pulla (Finnish cardamom sweet bread) for the annual event. Later, he would be in charge of making the hernekeitto (pea soup) to be served to the hundreds of visitors over the weekend. I noticed two ...
Vaping; alternatives to low-T medication - Hometown Focus
Q: My 16-year-old daughter is vaping. Have you heard of this?! How can I persuade her it’s not a good idea? -- Gretchen F., Lexington, Ky. A: We confess, we had to do some research on this one! But after smoking out the info, we hope we can ...
Tune in for local playoffs action - Hometown Focus
The weather refuses to warm up in the Northland but high school sports action has had no problem supplying heat this week. In 7AA basketball, both Virginia and Eveleth/ Gilbert won first round games which set up a rivalry meeting in the ...
RELIGION AND ETHNICITY ON THE RANGE - Hometown Focus
non-English-speaking parishioners of St. Patrick’s had no choice but to learn the English language. In at least three communities Italian- Americans chose to organize along ethnic lines and be served by Italian-speaking priests. Fr.
Host families sought for foreign exchange students - Hometown Focus
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. – World Heritage Student Exchange Programs is now looking for American families to host high school students from Asia. These personable and academically select exchange students speak English, are bright, curious ...
AARP Driver Course offered at YMCA - Hometown Focus
VIRGINIA – An AARP 8-hour Smart Driver Course will be held at Mesabi YMCA on March 13 and 14, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. both days. The class allows those who attend to obtain a discount on their car insurance for up to three years. The cost is $ ...
AEOA NEWSLETTER MARCH, 2014 - Hometown Focus
Statewide, more than 107,000 Minnesotans have enrolled through MNsure and have affordable health insurance – many for the first time ever. However, the deadline for open enrollment is looming and residents are required by law to have health ...
How to perform the Heimlich maneuver on a dog - Hometown Focus
It’s important that you do not wait for veterinary assistance, as the dog may suffocate. What to watch for If the dog is suffocating, it will often panic. A dog may paw at its mouth if something is lodged, though this does not necessarily mean ...