Friday, August 18, 2017
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Letters to the Editor always welcomed at the Ely Echo. Send to: thepub@elyecho.com A brief look at this week’s writers and their letters include: ...this event provides a closed course where a driver can legally show the car’s capability ... Any changes to the 1965 documents are simply... + continue reading
Friday, August 18, 2017
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NORTHEAST HIGHER EDUCATION PRESIDENT and Ely native Bill Maki greeted those gathered for the ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday, as Vermilion Community College celebrated the completion of a $6.5 million student housing complex. by Tom Coombe - Vermilion Community College attracts most of... + continue reading
Friday, August 18, 2017
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CANCER SURVIVORS walk first at Relay for Life, held in Whiteside Park Aug. 11. Over $25,000 was raised this year. Photos by Hailey Worth. + continue reading
Friday, August 18, 2017
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AUCTIONEER Craig Loughery and fellow Rotarian Susan Kasbeer informed the crowd gathered at Grand Ely Lodge how the annual auction would be conducted. Photo by Nick Wognum. + continue reading
Friday, August 18, 2017
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LITTLE LEAGUERS AT VIRGINIA TOURNEY - A group of Ely LIttle League baseball players competed last weekend at a tournament in Virginia, going 2-3 in the three-day event. Pictured are: (front, l-r) Alex Merriman, Ben Leeson, Sam Favet, Caid Chittum, Deegan Richards, Ty Walker; (back) Coach Tim Leeson... + continue reading

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08/18/2017
by Tom Coombe Without ever leaving town, Ely area residents and visitors have the chance to gain a global perspective on Monday. In a sense, the world comes to Ely with the arrival of 10 touring journalists, all part of the World Press Institute fellows program. They’ll take part in a public... + continue reading
08/18/2017
Letters to the Editor always welcomed at the Ely Echo. Send to: thepub@elyecho.com A brief look at this week’s writers and their letters include: ...this event provides a closed course where a driver can legally show the car’s capability ... Any changes to the 1965 documents are simply... + continue reading

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08/13/2017
Our little church had a big celebration last Sunday. The Ely United Methodist Church celebrated its 125th year with a full service and a special dinner. “The Little Church With A Big Heart” is... + continue reading

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08/18/2017
Proposals Sought The Ely Area Broadband Coalition and the Ely Economic Development Authority are seeking proposals from building owners in the downtown area to facilitate the creation of a... + continue reading

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08/18/2017
by Tom Coombe Without ever leaving town, Ely area residents and visitors have the chance to gain a global perspective on Monday. In a sense, the world comes to Ely with the arrival of 10 touring journalists, all part of the World Press Institute fellows program. They’ll take part in a public... + continue reading
08/16/2017
by Nancy McReady - Fall Lake Township regular meetings have been seeing an increase in attendance with the recent discussion of rebuilding the Cloquet Line. Twelve citizens attended the most recent meeting. Dennis Konieczny, a forty-seven year resident on Cedar Lane off the Cloquet Line has... + continue reading
08/14/2017
Knife River Materials will be resurfacing five miles of Lake County Hwy. 2 between Greenwood Lake and Sand Lake beginning Monday, August 14th. Flagging delays are expected for the next two to three weeks between the hours of sunrise to sunset, Mondays through Saturdays. This federally-supported... + continue reading

Sports

08/18/2017
LITTLE LEAGUERS AT VIRGINIA TOURNEY - A group of Ely LIttle League baseball players competed last weekend at a tournament in Virginia, going 2-3 in the three-day event. Pictured are: (front, l-r)... + continue reading

Opinion/Editorial

08/14/2017
by Senator Amy Klobuchar - In Minnesota, we understand the importance of a free press. It’s hard to forget in our state – Minnesotans are among the most engaged citizens in the country. Last... + continue reading

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