Archive for September 11, 2016

I think folks on the range have more to gain than lose by giving Trump a chance.

Trump is giving the DFL a run for its money on the Iron Range Minnesota’s Iron Range has for decades been a DFL holdout, but battered miners rethink their allegiance. By Patrick Condon Star Tribune SEPTEMBER 10, 2016 — 8:06PM HIBBING, Minn. – Retired mine worker and lifelong Iron Ranger Dave Zaitz can’t remember ever […]

A feel good story with a sad end.

Bedridden Vietnam vet dies 3 days after going fishing as dying wish Published September 10, 2016 A bedridden 69-year-old veteran terminally ill with cancer died shortly after going on a fishing trip that was his dying wish. Connie Willhite, a boastwain’s mate for the Navy in Vietnam from Soperton, Georgia, snagged a fish for […]