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The following convictions were taken from the St. Louis County District Court Citation Disposition Bulletin. Vanessa R. Husmann, 32, of Hibbing, convicted of misdemeanor obstructing legal process on March 19, 2018. Sentenced by Judge David E. Ackerson to 90 days jail and $135 in fines. Vanessa R.

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2018-03-21 11:00:00

Hibbing man injured in rollover

FAIRFAX TOWNSHIP - A Hibbing man sustained non-life threatening injuries after his vehicle rolled on Highway 2 about three miles east of Crookston, Minn., Wednesday morning. Jess H. Yale, 33, was driving his 1996 Chevy Suburban westbound on Highway 2, lost control on slush and rolled into the median

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2018-03-22 11:00:00

Mayor's gun talk is absurd

Editor's note: This is in response to the article "Mountain Iron City Council holds discussion on gun control" published in the March 7 edition. I read the piece by Angie Riebe (of Mesabi Daily News) about Mayor Gary Skalko flying off the handle about gun rights and schools. Absurd! Perhaps Teacher

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2018-03-21 11:00:00

One injured after trailer breaks loose on Highway 53

One person was injured in a series of collisions on U.S. Highway 53 near Cotton on Wednesday morning, sparked when a trailer broke free from the vehicle towing it. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that a Chevrolet Silverado, pulling a trailer with two snowmobiles, was northbound on Highway 53 sou

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-03-21 22:25:19

Home, Sport & Travel Show today

Visitors to the Home Sport and Travel Show in Virginia check out the offerings from more than 100 vendors last year. This year's show opens at 4 p.m. today. VIRGINIA - The calendar officially turned over to spring on Tuesday, but the real sign of the season is the 2018 Iron Range Home, Sport & Trave

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 02:15:00

Property eyesore leads to decades of growth

Donna Stuntebeck likes her home cozy and her yard an adventure. A resident of Hibbing, she takes pride in all aspects of her property. "My garden is a backyard garden, mostly perennials and containers," she said. "I think of it as a garden to stroll through and to visit. It's a surprise in the backy

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2018-03-21 22:38:00

No Bobber on the Lake this year

CHISHOLM - A fixture on the ice of Longyear Lake will be absent this year. Chisholm Kiwanis Club officials confirmed Monday that there will not be a Bobber on the Lake contest this spring. For a number of years, the club placed a giant bobber on the lake, selling tickets for a chance to guess when t

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 11:00:00

School board OKs a hire, resignations

HIBBING - Two coaching changes and two pupil support assistant changes were quickly ayed by Hibbing School Board directors in front of a room-busting crowd Wednesday. The following personnel action was taken: Approved the hire of Brittany Lindstrom as the junior high boys assistant track coach effe

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 11:00:00

Green with 'Envy' at Olcott Park

VIRGINIA - The Olcott Park Greenhouse flourished in its heyday, supplying bedding plants for elaborate floral displays in the park and around town and hosting huge begonia and chrysanthemum shows that drew thousands. The historic Virginia landmark remains the only botanical garden in the state north


Three injured in one-vehicle rollover

HIBBING - Three Hibbing residents were hurt when their vehicle rolled into the median of Highway 169 near Keewatin around 3 p.m. Wednesday. Ruth M. Enyart, 66, was driving a 2010 Dodge Avenger northbound on Highway 169 when it veered to the right shoulder, back to the left, over corrected and rolled


Virginia Man in Custody After Allegedly Stealing Vehicle from Hibbing National Guard Armory

Hibbing Police say a Virginia man is in custody after allegedly stealing a vehicle from the Hibbing Minnesota National Guard Armory around 1:00 on Wednesday afternoon. Officers caught up with the stolen HEMMT wrecker that was pulling a PLS trailer on Hwy 37. The police department says the vehicle w


Room fire partially closes Fortune Bay resort

TOWER - A fire forced the evacuation of Fortune Bay Resort Casino mid-Wednesday afternoon. The fire was reported by a guest who was occupying a room on the fourth floor of the 172-room resort. The fire alarm sounded around 3:20 p.m. and staff cleared the resort within 15 minutes. All guests were dir


Crews respond to house fire; four escape unharmed

Firefighters from Hibbing, Chisholm, Keewatin and Virginia were dispatched early this morning to a house fire at 1924 Seventh Ave. E. The fire was reported just before 5 a.m.Kelly Grinsteinner HIBBING - Two adults and two juveniles were able to make it out of a home at 1924 Seventh Ave. E. with lit


Resilience documentary at Mesabi Range College

VIGINIA - Mesabi Range College and Family Service Collaboratives invite the public to a free showing of the documentary, Resilience: The biology of stress and the science of hope. Resilience is a one-hour documentary that delves into the science of adverse childhood experiences (ACE) and the birth o


Wrecker stolen from Hibbing Armory; One arrested for theft, DWI

HIBBING - A Virginia man is in custody after allegedly stealing a wrecker and trailer from the local Minnesota National Guard Armory on Wednesday. Nathan J. Strom, 33, of Virginia, is being held in connection to the incident. The Hibbing Police Department (HPD) received a report of a vehicle taken f