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Sit Down with a Stand Up

Scott NovotnyHave you been told you are funny?  Have you ever considered becoming a stand-up comedian?  Or thought of writing comedy routines?  Then attend Sit Down with a Stand Up, Scott Novotny’s comedy writing program that incorporates the history and culture of stand-up comedy in Minnesota and its development since the 1970’s. Scott recently celebrated his 30th anniversary of being a full-time professional stand-up comedian. ...

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The Irony of Save our Steel

Save our Steel, a United Steelworkers project against the dumping of tubular steel by foreign countries, especially South Korea, shows the failure or lack of any rational Industrial or climate policy by the United States. ...

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Mesabi Trail

Dust off that bike and go for a ride, the Mesabi Trail offers 115 miles of pavement to ride.Start anywhere along the trail and go for a ride. Find the ...

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Goons Be Gone

Coming from a long time fan and ice hockey enthusiast, I simply have to say - goons be gone. Cheap and dirty play like this tarnishes the game, the league...the grace of the sport. ...

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Farm Dreams Workshop @ Earth Fest, Saturday April 26th 4pm-8pm

Want to try your hand at farming? Or curious what it takes to start up a small ecological and sustainable farm to help support local food production & distribution?  If so, attend this entry level, four hour, exploratory workshop designed to help people who are seeking information on whether sustainable farming is the next step for them. For more information please visit the Land Stewardship Project’s events page and to register for the workshop. ...

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The Academy of Humility

Just do it. Be not afraid, but offer it up. All of it. Jesus, I Trust in You.                                                ...

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The Academy of Humility

Just do it. Be not afraid, but offer it up. All of it. Jesus, I Trust in You.                                                ... More from Harbor Star Reflections

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Earth Fest ~ Saturday, April 26th ~ Mt. Iron

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Earth Fest ~ Saturday, April 26th ~ Mt. Iron

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Looking for Exhibitors and Vendors for the 2014 Iron Range Earth Fest

Are you a local business, organization, group or agency that contributes to our community, the local economy and supports sustainable practices? If so, the Iron Range Partnership for Sustainability invites you to be an exhibitor or vendor at the 2014 Iron Range Earth Fest in Mt. ... More from Iron Range Earth Fest

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Looking for Exhibitors and Vendors for the 2014 Iron Range Earth Fest

Are you a local business, organization, group or agency that contributes to our community, the local economy and supports sustainable practices? If so, the Iron Range Partnership for Sustainability invites you to be an exhibitor or vendor at the 2014 Iron Range Earth Fest in Mt. ... More from Iron Range Earth Fest

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Craft Shows

Here is a list of places I will be for the next few weeks.Nov 21...I will be working at North Woods Friends of the Arts in Cook. 10-4, stop and see me, I will have all my totes of doll clothes with.Nov 23 & 24...St Mary's Catholic Church, Cook, MN 9-5 on Sat and 9-1 on SunNov 29...I will be working at North Woods Friends of the Arts Gallery in Cook. ...

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More doll clothes

Red chaps, vest and cowboy hat, white with flecks of color t-shirt...$26fringe skirt also available...$5Christmas dress. Green satin with sheer overlay. ...

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Doll clothes

Felt poodle skirt, cardigan and purse $25Doll fringe coat, hat and mittens $22. Girls mittens $9 and hat $10Cowboy hat $10, chaps & vest $10, t-shi ... More from Rag Bag Originals

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MinnesotaBrown on the move

Flickr Creative Commons license, RBerteigIt's been quiet on the blog the last couple days for two reasons. One, the semester is about to start and I'm prepping classes for Monday. ...

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Hibbing special education teacher jumps into MN governor race

Another northern Minnesota Republican has jumped into a statewide race. After yesterday's announcement that St. Louis Co. Commissioner Chris Dahlberg was jumping into the U.S. ...

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Rethinking laws of attraction on the Iron Range

Friend of the blog Aaron Klemz has a commentary recently on the site "Be Pollen" combining the theories of Richard Florida's Creative Class and the nonferrous mining debate in northern Minnesota.Klemz, who is spokesperson for the Friends of the Boundary Waters organization, pens the following as the thrust of his piece, "A Creative Class, Not Smokestacks":Too often, media coverage of environmental issues like mining is boiled down to a far too simple “jobs versus the environment” frame. ... More from MinnesotaBrown

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The map that changed the world

When Benjamin Franklin helped negotiate the Treaty of Paris in 1783 that ended America's Revolutionary War, he used a map called The Mitchell Map, to fix the international boundary.The Mitchell Map was created by a gentleman named John Mitchell, and one of the interesting things about him was that he was not a professional map maker or geographer. ...

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Superior Shores Resort morning

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Superior Shores Resort

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