Baseball Association, Grand Ely Lodge receive awards at annual Smile dinner

Smile, You’re in Ely, the annual Ely Chamber of Commerce dinner was held Wednesday night. Chamber president John Mills, emceed the program which included a Good Neighbor Business Award to Grand Ely Lodge which was accepted by manager Mary Zupancich. The Jackpine Bob Cary Community Spirit Award was presented to Tom Coombe and the Ely Baseball Association. The keynote speaker for the evening was author and former Duluth Mayor Don Ness, Over 100 people attended the event.