Scenic Range NewsForum - Serving West Range communities http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/downloads/777/download/Greg%20Pic%201%2006nov14%20WEB.jpg?cb=01981b5f7187601ae5a769099bc2931d The Scenic Range NewsForum is a community newspaper, which publishes weekly en-us Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:12:28 GMT 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 Lois Elaine Miller Lois Elaine Miller May 29, 1956 ~ September 12, 2014

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George Basarich George Basarich March 3, 1926 ~ November 9, 2014

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Mining companies will boost electricity demand  Estimates revealed Monday, Nov. 3 in ALLETE Inc.’s quarterly report suggest its Minnesota Power subsidiary will see significantly higher electricity demand from new Iron Range taconite plants.

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Playtime at Vandyke http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/playtime-at-vandyke/ http://www.scenicrangenewsforum.com/playtime-at-vandyke/ Thu, 06 Nov 2014 10:07:00 GMT Greenway rescinds shared super agreement, Will offer Adams full-time position By Beth Bily

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Fleet owners still cautious about new technologies By Ron Brochu

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County re-hires former lawmaker as its lobbyist     At last week’s meeting of the Itasca County Board, commissioners signed off on a professional services agreement with former state legislator Loren Solberg. 

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Chilean firm to acquire total ownership of Twin Metals     A subsidiary of Chili-based Antofagasta announced Monday, Nov. 3 that it has agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Duluth Metals Ltd. at the price of 45 cents per share (Canadian).

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Nashwauk to seek demolition funding     The city of Nashwauk will be applying to the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board this fall in an attempt to get some financial help for some demolition work.

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Coleraine approves hiring labor attorney     The city of Coleraine opted to move forward with more legal counsel at its meeting last week.

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Grand Rapids Council declines a pay bump By Beth Bily

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Minnesota Power invests to serve new Magnetation plant     Minnesota Power has built a new electric substation and constructed and energized 10 miles of new transmission lines to serve electric power to Plant 4 iron ore concentrate plant north of Grand Rapids.

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Itasca County Legal Notices Week of Nov. 6, 2014 Recruiting For Applicants

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Local Government Week of Nov. 6, 2014 APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED

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Legal Notices Week of Nov. 6, 2014 Mortgage Foreclosures

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Greg's Guide Lines: Ways of the Whitetail (Part 3)  Written by northern Minnesota deer hunter Travis Sorokie.

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