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North Itasca Round-Up Grant

B.I.G. recently received a North Itasca Electric Coop Round-Up grant for $230.00 earmarked for BF City Hall roof repair/replacement. The Round-Up program is an ongoing charitable fund raising program to benefit worthwhile community projects. ...

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Minnesota Historical Society Grant Update

In February 2014, using the $25,000 planning grant received in 2013,  B.I.G. hired Scalzo Architects from Duluth MN to fine tune the restoration project with detailed design proposals and cost estimates. ... More from Bigfork City Hall News

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Holiday Open House – It’s Only Clay continues

Watermark Art Center kicks off the Holiday Season with our annual Open House & Ornament Sale! Join us on First Friday, Dec 5th from 12 noon to 5pm ... More from Watermark Art Center

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The Viking Outfitter

I wish I knew Ray before. When I met him, shortly after we purchased Emmaville, he was struggling to recover from a stroke he suffered earlier that year. ...

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Thoughts on testing

One of the six original purposes established for Minnesota’s charter schools outlines in statute was to “measure learning outcomes and create different and innovative forms of measuring outcomes”. ... More from A Matter of Principal

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Snow Sparkles and Winter Wonders at Spearhead Lake

 Join Naturalist Dan Bera at the Neilson Spearhead Center (an Audubon nature site located 9mi SW of Bemidji) for a very special post Christmas treat on Monday December 29 from 12 noon to 5:00 pm. ...

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Ice ReportNovember 18, 2014Little Wolf and Midge L

Ice ReportNovember 18, 2014Little Wolf and Midge Lake are frozen over.  Our bay on Big Wolf is also frozen.  We're off to a good start.  Just have t ...

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VETERANS DAY

Veterans Day 2014: Looking BackAs a kid I kept a scrapbook of the war in Europe and the Pacific.I pasted in maps with lines and arrows crossing France and Russia.My brother and I collected airplane cards - fighters and bomberswith their top speeds - Bell Aircobra, Lockheed Lightning, Thunderbolt,and Mustang. ...

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The old man and the wolves

 Reading this: http://www.startribune.com/sports/outdoors/282833431.html, and inside my brain statistical hairs start standing on end, bells go off, and finally, a plague of mathematical modelling locusts descends and places the land into darkness. ...

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The old man and the wolves

 Reading this: http://www.startribune.com/sports/outdoors/282833431.html, and inside my brain statistical hairs start standing on end, bells go off, and finally, a plague of mathematical modelling locusts descends and places the land into darkness. ...

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Dreams of Mourning

Tears dry on my pillow, disappearing like the days. Calendar pages bandage wounds, but clock hands fail to heal. I tumble through my memories hunting f ...

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Thanks for the Recourse Autumn

Autumn -a time of declining daylight,and noticeable angles of sun not elevated in skyanticipating color,bright rumblings of the last flight of butterfl ...

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O, Magnum Mysterium

Here's your chance.  You too can roll up all the darkness in life, squeeze it into a ball until it melds into new relationships, and feel it emanate bright, peaceful rays.  Join the Itasca Community Chorus in concert Nov. ...

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O, Magnum Mysterium

Here's your chance.  You too can roll up all the darkness in life, squeeze it into a ball until it melds into new relationships, and feel it emanate bright, peaceful rays.  Join the Itasca Community Chorus in concert Nov. ...

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Hacking Free Trial To Paying User Conversions

Increasing Free Trail to Paying User Conversions might be the most important metric that a SaaS company can focus on.  Why? Because increasing this one metric has a spillover effect that will make a huge difference in revenue numbers for the business. ...

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Caning Class Success at North House!

The three day chair caning class at North House Folk School started out kinda slow, because of necessary frame repairs, but the gals went home nearly... [[ Click here to read more... ...

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Caning Class Success at North House!

The three day chair caning class at North House Folk School started out kinda slow, because of necessary frame repairs, but the gals went home nearly... [[ Click here to read more... ... More from Weavin' Wicker Woman Blog

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Chair Caning Class at NHFS last day

This is the last day of the chair caning classes at North House Folk School in Grand Marais and the temperature was again pretty cold at 14 degrees.... [[ Click here to read more... ...

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2014 Chair Caning Class at North House

The chair caning class here at North House Folk School in Grand Marais, MN yesterday got started with a bit of minor chair repair to the frames... [[ Click here to read more... ... More from Weavin' Wicker Woman Blog

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Deer HuntingNovember 4, 2014Not much fishing going

Deer HuntingNovember 4, 2014Not much fishing going on right now.  Everyone is excited for the big deer opener this weekend.  We are seeing lots of ca ...

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