Northome News

03/09/2018 04:12 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Meet new Koochiching County DARE instructor Jill Elsberry 

Jill Elsberry engages a group of fourth graders in her D.A.R.E. program. She is currently in her third week teaching the program to schools at Littlefork, Indus, and Northome.

02/23/2018 05:25 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Dock proposal to include invasive species boat washing station 

A dock that would provide safe harbor for larger boats in Ranier now also may include an aquatic invasive species boat washing station. The Koochiching County Board Tuesday approved a request of $5,000 of AIS money to assist a 12-person steering committee working on the dock plan.

02/08/2018 01:21 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Party leaders Joe Boyle, Terry Stone report on local caucuses 

The Journal asked the chairmen of the local DFL and Republican parties to report on the caucuses held locally and around the state Tuesday by responding to the following questions. We had excellent attendance at all five precinct caucus locations throughout the county at Rainy River Community College, Birchdale, Littlefork, Northome and Big Falls.

02/07/2018 07:02 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Looking Back: Aad Tone uses underhand shot at 'Bing Elhard Invitational Free Throw Contest' 

Editor's note : Two longtime area residents have channeled a keen interest in local history and several decades of friendship into a partnership which will research and write the much-loved "Looking Back" historical feature at The Journal. Catherine Crawford was a summer resident at Kabetogama for many years and has lived in Borderland for 32 years.