About Us

The Scenic Range NewsForum covers news in cities from LaPrairie to Keewatin as well as regional stories of interest. The newspaper is owned by Beth Bily, publisher, and Ron Brochu, business manager.

Beth Bily served as editor of the Grand Rapids Herald-Review from 2002-2006 and previously worked as a reporter there. She also has worked as a freelance writer and editor for several regional newspapers and other publications.  

Duluth native Ron Brochu worked in a marketing capacity at Jeno’s Inc., edited trade journals at Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, served as city editor at the Duluth News Tribune and was executive editor of the Superior Daily Telegram.

Bily and Brochu also co-own BusinessNorth, a regional business-to-business publication.