The St. Louis County Sheriff's Department has released details about a minor trail derailment on the Iron Range this morning, concerning a train carrying iron ore. According to the release, three cars on a CN train near Mt. Iron left the track around 8:20 AM this morning.
Three years ago there were no Aldi locations in the Northland. Now - with the news that they're getting set to open a location in Cloquet near the end of 2018, the arrowhead region will boast 4 officials stores - with a fifth rumored and unconfirmed.
Similar to an event they did the last few years, a group of local students will spend a night out in a cardboard box to help raise awareness of homelessness in our area. Kids from Youth In Action will spend the night outside, November 15 at the Biwabik Pavilion - starting at 5:00 PM.
Change is hard. The roundabout at Highway 169 and Highway 37 in Hibbing - one of two new Iron Range roundabouts to open within the past month or so - has stimulated some of the same rumors that the intersection-method created here in the Twin Ports.
The Highway 53 relocation project is just about finished. Minnesota's tallest bridge opened overnight, and this morning we took our first drive across. I had my wife video the drive starting from where the route change begins heading south out of Virginia, MN.
A major road project kicks off on Monday, August 14 in Chisholm, Minnesota. Work crews with St. Louis County will begin the process of constructing a roundabout on the south end of town where Highway 73 meets up with the new route of Highway 5. A detour will be in place during the two-mo…