Scenic Range NewsForum - Serving West Range communities http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/downloads/785/download/Bookworm%20Review-Cover%20WEB.jpg?cb=0c25efe2765eb315c844b5c1cd6e3338 The Scenic Range NewsForum is a community newspaper, which publishes weekly en-us Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:14:23 GMT Greenway signs off on Adams’ contract By Beth Bily

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SRNF turkey winners! TURKEY WINNERS 2014

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Homeschooling numbers continue to rise by Kate Jackson 

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Grand Rapids approves SEC self-reporting initiative     At a Nov. 17 special meeting, the Grand Rapids City Council discussed the Municipalities Continuing Disclosure Cooperative (MCDC) Initiative and its potential impact on the city. The MCDC Initiative is led by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and seeks to strengthen enforcement against bond issuers who are not being completely compliant with the terms of their bonds. 

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LaPrairie City Council approves agreement for building removal     At last week’s meeting of the LaPrairie City Council, discussion was dominated by the topic of two buildings located at 311 LaPrairie Avenue. 

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Pet of the Week Nov. 27, 2014     Handsome Casey is approximately four years old and looking to start over with his forever family. This former stray is an independent fellow who absolutely loves attention, but isn’t afraid to tell you when he’s had enough. If you’re a free spirit looking for a kindred kitty, Casey is the guy for you! 

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Enrollment trending up in ISD 318     Student Information Services Coordinator Lyn Rajala told the Independent School District 318 (Grand Rapids/Bigfork) Board last week that student enrollment is trending up. 

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Serich will take over as Calumet City clerk in January     At last week’s meeting of the Calumet City Council, Nov. 4 election results were one major discussion topic. 

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Nashwauk-Keewatin begins administrative search     Nashwauk-Keewatin is moving ahead with a search to replace outgoing superintendent Mark Adams.

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Itasca County Legal Notices Week of Nov. 27, 2014 SUMMARY OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE

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Local Government Week of Nov. 27, 2014 RINK ATTENDANTS

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Legal Notices Week of Nov. 27, 2014 NOTICE OF MORTGAGE

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Greg's Guide Lines     The deer season has come to an end, except for the muzzle loaders, which is coming up at the end of the month. I thought about trying “smoke pole” hunting but with ice conditions being what they are I just can’t do it. The love for fishing is too strong.

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Sports Briefs Week of Nov. 27, 2014     GNK hockey started the season with two losses. 5-2 loss to Mound Westonka on Friday and 2-0 loss to Champlin Park on Saturday.

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Bookworm book review: “The American Plate” http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/opinion/bookworm-book-review%3A-%E2%80%9Cthe-american-plate%E2%80%9D/ http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/opinion/bookworm-book-review%3A-%E2%80%9Cthe-american-plate%E2%80%9D/ Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:24:49 GMT Mavis J. Christian Mavis J. Christian August 7, 1930 ~ November 22, 2014

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Pet of the Week Nov. 20, 2014     Meet Marty, an approximately fire year old male dachshund mix. He is pretty well behaved, but needs to learn how to share his toys! It is not recommended he go to a home with very young kids because of this. Marty was abandoned at the backdoor of Precious Paws, terrified of people. He’s come a long way and now seeks his forever family. 

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MCA scores for county school districts show progress, challenges By Kitty Mayo

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Itasca County deer season in full swing http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/itasca-county-deer-season-in-full-swing/ http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/itasca-county-deer-season-in-full-swing/ Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:08:00 GMT Leaders to host ‘Grand Gathering of the Itasca Area’ By Beth Bily

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County Board approves commissioner pay bump  The 2015 salaries and reimbursement rates for county commissioners were set at last week’s regular meeting of the Itasca County Board.

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Bigfork Valley, Fairview Range join health care collaborative BusinessNorth report

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Coleraine will realize significant insurance savings next year     Although many municipalities are worried about rising insurance premiums, that’s not the case in Coleraine.

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Keewatin approves costs for engineering report     At last week’s meeting of the Keewatin City Council, officials approved spending $36,500 for a preliminary engineering report.

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Grand Rapids approves bonding for Northland Counseling Center project     At last week’s meeting of the Grand Rapids City Council, counselors convened a public hearing then later approved the issuance of tax-exempt revenue notes to fund a local expansion project. 

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Marble City     At last week’s meeting of the Marble City Council, officials confirmed that librarian, Tanja Smith, isn’t responsible for children left at the library after hours.

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Equipment needs, budgets dominate Nashwauk Council discussion     In anticipation of the city’s upcoming budgeting process, city counselors in Nashwauk have underscored the need for actual numbers when it comes to the replacement and/or repair of city equipment.

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Local Government Week of Nov. 20, 2014 City of Nashwauk

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Itasca County Legal Notices Week of Nov. 20, 2014 SUMMARY OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE

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Legal Notices Week of Nov. 20, 2014 NOTICE OF MORTGAGE

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Greg's Guide Lines     What’s with this cold weather? Well maybe it’s not really cold but it certainly qualifies as cooler than normal, which is quite comparable to my deer hunting success thus far.

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How to be a smart Black Friday shopper Christina Brown

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Billie J. Galop Billie J. Galop March 22, 1941 ~ November 16, 2014

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Robert D. Olson Robert D. Olson June 11, 1943 ~ November 12, 2014

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Marian D. Brown Marian D. Brown February 15, 1938 ~ November 12, 2014

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Pet of the Week Nov. 13, 2014     Liz is an approximately one year old spayed female DSH. She loves to snuggle for hours on end. Could this beauty capture your heart and warm your lap in the cold days ahead?

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Construction project has overrun costs     At the Nov. 5 Bovey City Council meeting, City Engineer John Mattonen told the council that an invoice submitted to the city was over the bid price due to an underestimation of quantities. The bid was submitted for the repair of the Third Street manhole. The council directed Mattonen to have a conversation with the construction firm regarding the price. Councilors also approved paying a partial estimate in the amount of $160,020.15 when the city receives the bond funding. 

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Itasca Holiday Program seeks to feed hope this holiday season     Second Harvest North Central Food Bank has launched its Itasca Holiday Program to ensure families have food on the table again this year. 

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Construction issues dominate LaPrairie discussion     At last week’s LaPrairie City Council meeting, an assessment hearing was convened to discuss apportionments along Walter Avenue and Spruce Street, both of which received bituminous overlays and other improvements during the 2014 construction season. Total cost of the project was $164,399.01. 

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Sertich to succeed Renier at Northland Foundation     Tony Sertich will become president of the Northland Foundation on Jan. 1 replacing founder Tom Renier when he retires after 28 years.

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Veterans Day in Itasca County http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/veterans-day-in-itasca-county/ http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/veterans-day-in-itasca-county/ Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:54:00 GMT Nashwauk-Keewatin, Adams to part ways By Beth Bily

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Local Government Week of Nov. 13, 2014 ELIGIBILITY LIST

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Itasca County Legal Notices Week of Nov. 13, 2014 SUMMARY OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE

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Legal Notices Week of Nov. 13, 2014 NOTICE OF MORTGAGE

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Runners took different roads to state By Sheldon Willis

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2014 Iron Range All Conference Volleyball Player     School     Year

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2014 Girls All-Iron Range Conference Team Girls Swimming Top two places in each individual event

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Greg's Guide Lines     My whitetail hunting efforts across the border didn’t pan out again. That makes two years in a row hunting the “bluff country” of Ontario’s Rainy Lake.

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Bookworm book review: “H2O” http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/opinion/bookworm-book-review%3A-%E2%80%9Ch2o%E2%80%9D/ http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/opinion/bookworm-book-review%3A-%E2%80%9Ch2o%E2%80%9D/ Thu, 13 Nov 2014 08:55:39 GMT