Author: Augustus Schmitt

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Is there a Doctor in the House? at Backus

Today and tomorrow, May 23rd-24th, Backus is having their performances of the Comedy “Is There a Doctor in the House?” Dawn interviewed Lois Lundin, and Director Michelle Boelk, as well as cast members Mitchell Erickson, Evie Conat, and Tony Welchel speak on the excitement of the production and their love of theater. Is There a…
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May 23, 2024 0

Hours of Operations at Voyageurs National Park

Voyageurs National Park staff announce summer hours of operation for the park’s three visitor centers. The Rainy Lake Visitor Center hours of operation are: The Kabetogama Lake Visitor Center hours of operation are: The Ash River Visitor Center hours of operation are: For a complete list of park programs visit www.nps.gov/voya.  To make a reservation for…
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May 23, 2024 0

Adult Prom! No Kids Allowed!

If you wanna re-experience the Prom after becoming an adult then there’s an opportunity waiting for you this Saturday May, 25th! The Do You night club is presenting “Starry Night” an Adult Prom for those ages 21+. I got to talk to Andrew Hanegmon, the owner of The Do You LLC, about this awesome event.…
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May 22, 2024 0

Precious Paws Fundraising with Precious Burgers

On Tuesday, May 21st the Precious Paws Humane Society of Chisholm held a Burger Bash fundraiser and we had the opportunity to talk to Carrie of Precious Paws who had more to say on the event. So where did the idea of the fundraiser come from? And aside from some delicious food they also held…
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May 22, 2024 0

Dirty Ores Garage Sale Fundraiser

This weekend, May 24th-26th there will be a fundraiser held to help support the local Quad Cities Roller Derby team the Dirty Ores. We had the opportunity to interview Rammy, who wears #45 on the team, and talked to her about the event. I then asked where the idea for a garage sale came from.…
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May 21, 2024 0

Bald Eagle Nesting Areas Protected in Voyageurs National Park

Voyageurs National Park is temporarily closing the breeding area around one (1) of the park’s bald eagle nests to campers and other human activities. After the young eagles leave in late July, any temporarily closed park areas will be reopened for public use. Additionally, the breeding areas around two (2) of the park’s bald eagle…
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May 20, 2024 0

55+ Matinee at the Fort Frances Library!

The Fort Frances Library Technology Center is playing host to a movie matinee on Friday May 17th. Here’s some more information from Duane Hicks. I then asked if this was an annual event that they hold. How are the movies selected for it? I was curious about next month’s movie, so I made sure to…
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May 15, 2024 0

Final Results 2024 IRC Track & Field Meets

Boys – Team Results 1. Rock Ridge 231 2. Mesabi East 129.5 3. Greenway/NK 107.5 4. Int’l Falls   72 5. Ely   61.5 6. Chisholm   60.5 7. Deer River/Northland/Hill City   24 ============================================================================== Boys Varsity 100 Meters Finals      Athlete                   Yr Team      …
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May 15, 2024 0