Chisholm News


07/19/2018 02:11 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Northern Minnesota city councilor found guilty of groping assault in bar 

The Chisholm city councilor accused of groping a woman in a downtown Chisholm bar last September is guilty, according to six-man jury. The trial of Kevin R. Scaia, 51, in Sixth District Court in Hibbing concluded around 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, - roughly 20 minutes after the jury went into deliberations.


07/19/2018 02:11 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota priest has 'polkaed all the way to heaven' 

The Rev. Frank Perkovich of Chisholm held a Polka Mass at Ironworld in northern Minnesota in 2007.


07/05/2018 12:53 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Midway Road to close beginning Saturday at Maple Grove Road 

Beginning Saturday, July 7, Midway Road will close at the intersection with Maple Grove Road. Northbound traffic will be detoured to Highway 2, Canosia Road and Highway 194.


06/26/2018 08:07 PM  ~~~Source~~~
1 Injured after House Fire in Chisholm 

The Northland FireWire said in a Facebook post that it happened around 11:55 p.m. on the 400 block of 4th St. NW. Crews from Chisholm, Hibbing, and Buhl fought the blaze.


06/19/2018 03:25 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Bust to boom: Iron Range revives just as trade war looms 

President Donald Trump will be greeted Wednesday, in his first visit to northern Minnesota, with a renewed optimism about the economy, including in Hibbing, which was hit hard by a downturn in the taconite industry just two years ago. While some on the Iron Range are already feeling some effects of tariffs against China, the iron ore industry is squarely behind Trump's strategy.